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December 29, 2013
2 mins

Profile of Far-Right GOP Financier & Nuclear Waste King Harold Simmons, Who Died Dec. 28

WFAA, DALLAS, December 29, 2013 — Known for his business savvy and generosity, Dallas billionaire Harold Simmons has died at the age of 82. Simm

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December 24, 2013
2 mins

Demand for Food Stamps Soars

Also see: "Now Is A Horrible Time To Cut Food Stamps, In 1 Depressing Chart," Huffington Post Demand for food stamps soars as cuts sink in and shelv

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December 23, 2013
2 mins

Sen. Rucho, Who Compares Obamacare to Nazi Atrocities, is in the GOP Mainstream

December 17, 2013 By now, you've read about Sen. Bob Rucho, the Charlotte Republican who claimed in a tweet that Obamacare poses a worse threat t

December 23, 2013
2 mins

A L-O-N-G List of Republican Sex Offenders

Long list of Republican sex offenders  Republican County Constable Larry Dale Floyd was arrested on suspicion of soliciting sex with an 8-year old

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December 22, 2013
2 mins

The Scandal at the Vatican Bank

An 11-month FT investigation reveals the extent of mismanagement at the ¤5bn-asset bank On June 28 this year, Italian police arrested a silver-hair

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December 20, 2013
2 mins

Former Naval Undersecratary & GOP Official Pleads Guilty to 10-Count Child Pornography Charge

Related Video link November 25, 2013 A former undersecretary of the U.S. Navy and an official in Republican administrations pleaded guilty

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December 19, 2013
2 mins

Tea Party Patriot Charged With Receiving And Distributing Child Pornography

DECEMBER 17, 2013 After President Barack Obama posed for a selfie at Nelson Mandela’s memorial service, Tea Party patriot Brian Schwanke raced to

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December 18, 2013
2 mins

Rick Perry’s Army of God

Photo: Participants sing and pray at The Response, held in Houston, Texas, which governor Rick Perry attended. Photograph: David J. Phillip/AP On

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December 18, 2013
2 mins

The New John Birch Society

November 22, 2013 If you've ever wondered what happened to the John Birch Society, author Claire Conner of Dunedin can tell you. The radical righ

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December 17, 2013
2 mins

Former Chairman of Oregon Republican Party Sentenced to Six Years for Investment Fraud

December 16, 2013 A former candidate for governor of Oregon was sentenced to six years in prison on Monday for fraudulently convincing investor

December 16, 2013
2 mins

A Symbiotic Octopus: ALEC, State Policy Network, Heritage Foundation, Amway, Heartland Institute & Blackwater

Did ALEC Found State Policy Network? 1991 Report Suggests So, Exposes SPN Agenda  December 12, 2013 The Madison Group, the predecessor to the Sta

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December 15, 2013
2 mins

Political Hitman Roger Stone Cuts and Runs on L.A. Radio Talk Show

Nov. 26 2013 Schadenfreude is a dish best served hot. So it was with great relish we learned that one of our least favorite people, Nixon protege/a

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December 14, 2013
2 mins

Florida GOP: Radel's Hold on Congressional Seat Tenuous after Cocaine Arrest

November 29, 2013 It is highly unusual for Republicans to call for another elected Republican to resign from office even when there is evidence of

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December 13, 2013
2 mins

Rick Scott’s Job Boast Not Supported by the Real Numbers

December 12, 2013 Good news! The economy is improving. Nationally, a strong jobs report showed 203,000 jobs added in November and a .3 of 1 pe

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December 10, 2013
2 mins

Florida Republican State Committeeman Sentenced to Ten Years for Child Pornography

DeFUNIAK SPRINGS — Lane Rees, a former Walton County commissioner and Republican state committeeman, will serve 10 years in prison on a child pornog

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December 6, 2013
2 mins

Scott Walker Fires Aide Over Racist Tweets

" ... In August, Walker also fired Steven Krieser from the Department of Transportation after Krieser compared illegal immigrants to Satan on Facebook

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December 6, 2013
2 mins

Tea Party Politics are a Perversion of "Social Welfare"

Editorial: A perversion of "social welfare" Carlsbad Current-Argus December 4, 2013 The Obama administration's move to rein in political activity

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December 1, 2013
2 mins

Facebook, Microsoft, Verizon Fund Far Right-Wing Lobbies

Some of America’s largest technology and telecoms companies, including Facebook, Microsoft and AT&T, are backing a network of self-styled “fre

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November 28, 2013
2 mins

Why is GOOGLE Funding Grover Norquist, Heritage Action and ALEC?

Photo: Grover Norquist (Getty) Google, the tech giant supposedly guided by its “don’t be evil” motto, has been funding a growing list of group

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November 21, 2013
2 mins

Thanks for Nothing, Disney: Hollywood Helped Make the Tea Party

" ... When conservative stars turned out en masse for Goldwater’s 1964 campaign, particularly in California, they were losing a battle but providing

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November 18, 2013
2 mins

Nuclear Lobby Peddles "Theory" that "Radiation is Good for You"

 And Now ... 'Radiation is Good for You' Among the nuttiest theories about radiation is that it is good for you. Yes, radiation is good for you—it

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November 15, 2013
2 mins

Up Close and Personal with the Radical Right (Book Review)

Despite owning a book store, I often check out books from Alton’s Hayner Library. I just finished reading an extraordinary work: “Wrapped in the F

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November 11, 2013
2 mins

Klan Picked a Colorado Governor

It is a bit too easy for us to wag our fingers at the people of Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy for choosing the likes of Hitler and Mussolini. It is a