What would happen if Jesus were to suddenly appear at the base of the Statue of Liberty, wave his arms and proclaim “I’m here to heal the sick in America” and suddenly every sick person in America was healed? What … Continue reading →
By BERRY CRAIG Some people who Feel the Bern swear they won’t vote for Hillary Clinton, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee. Western Kentucky union members, current and past, I spoke with at the Bernie Sanders rally Sunday in Paducah said … Continue reading →
By BERRY CRAIG A trio of Bernie Sanders boosters in deepest western Kentucky concedes they’ll reluctantly vote for Hillary Clinton if she’s the Democratic presidential nominee. But a pro-Sanders couple is split. He won’t vote for Clinton, and she’s not … Continue reading →
Remember the November 4, 2008 election? Many of us thought we won. It was a real feel good night to see all of our hard work finally come to fruition after eight years of Right Wing, Morally Wrong George Bush and his never ending agenda to increase the wealth of his Wall Street and Corporate pals.
OK let's fast forward to July 5, 2009 and see if our efforts made in 2008 are paying off. Wow that was fast, so here we are in the here and now with a Democratic Majority in the House, Senate and a Democratic President with 72% of us in favor of real Health Care Reform that includes a Public Plan Option. Never mind the fact that Single Payer has been taken off the table, you know the table we were supposed to have a seat at, but there wasn't enough chairs for for everyone so our chairs at the table were given to those with more at stake, the Health Care insurance lobby. It's kinda like they stole our votes after the election was over. Now that's what I call a good old fashioned Corporate American Coup.