Obama’s State of the Union Address; Tea Party; Howard Zinn’s People’s History of the United States; Dozier — an obscure pastor proclaiming that gays make God vomit and his blatant endorsement of Republican candidates; Political Rhetoric Literacy — Follow the Frame; Is a 50% pay cut a win for labor?
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HR 1: Perry is out and endorses Newt, ‘man of Integrity’ Gingrich. Funny how GOP attacks gays on marriage when the GOP has such a terrible record themselves on marriage.
Romney, his Cayman Island tax haven and the myth of ‘trickle-down’ economy.
HR 2: Obama really is not the most radical Democrat; the ‘vulture capitalist’ frame game; Newscorp ordered to pay fines for phone hacking scandal.
HR 3: How the systemic nature of partisan politics motivates negative ads; Keystone pipeline and frakking.
Every couple of years we are dragged into the circus of partisanship to protect the status quo. Also, Expatriation Act. Will Obama sign an executive order to reveal political contributions? SCOTUS rules churches can discriminate. Irish priest faces extradition in child sex abuse case. Proportional elections.