The GOP in the USA will bear ultimate responsibility for a global meltdown if it occurs
The GOP in the USA will bear ultimate responsibility for a global meltdown if it occurs. The posture of Democrats should be active resistance and unwillingness to let the GOP off the hook by accepting their draconian conditions as a status quo. In other words give them no quarter unless they will sit down and agree to a long-term solution that is based on a fair tax system. Tax the rich is out. A fair tax system will agree to raise revenues as needed while engaging in long term deficit reduction. These three tweets and there referent sum it up.
The GOP Is Unbelievably Full of Shit on Executive Privilege [Fast And Furious]
The Fox News wing of the Republican Party (which is to say, the Republican Party), has concluded that Barack Obama is a 21st Century Richard Nixon because he conjured a dreaded, wicked trick called executive privilege to cover up his manifest crimes. Hey, only Republicans are allowed to do that! More »
Wall Street Journal editorial says Mitt Romney ‘squandering’ chance against President Obama
The Wall Street Journal’s editorial board today published a blistering critique of Mitt Romney’s campaign, saying his “insular staff and strategy ... are slowly squandering an historic opportunity.” In an editorial, it wrote: “Mr. Romney promised Republicans he was the best man to make the case against President Obama, whom they desperately want to defeat. So far, Mr. Romney is letting them down.” The editorial said Romney needed to offer a broader vision for what he would do as president.
Frangoulis and Theodorakis are joined by musicians, including two bouzouki players, and a very large audience that is completely familiar with the words. The audience joins in at Frangoulis' prompt.
This is my very favorite Theodorakis melody. Those who know Theodorakis only for his "Zorba" music are in for a treat. When I was in Athens in 1966, for a short period of study with Constantinos Doxiadis, I knew nothing of Theodorakis. But about five years later, my friend Irene Vassos sang "Sto perigiali" to us. I have never gotten the tune out of my mind.
Later, when Irene joined our group to form a travelling company performing "New Rain", I learned to pick out a …
Stephen C. Rose (1936-) was born in New York City and raised there. He currently lives there. He was educated at Trinity, Exeter, Williams and Union Theological Seminary. He served in the Student Interracial Ministry in Nashville. He founded and edited the prize-winning Renewal Magazine in Chicago and studied with C. A. Doxiadis in Athens. His first books "The Grass Roots Church" and "Who's Killing The Church" established him as a prominent critic of American Protestantism and American religion. He was and remains a civil rights activist. He has interviewed and done in depth pieces on Saul Alinsky and Martin Luther King, Jr. He won awards for editorial courage and for two documentary films. He has written and published many songs and musical works including "We Are All Americans". During the late 90s and early 2000s he worked for UN agencies, most recently editing CHOICES Magazine at UNDP. Since 2000 he has written several books for distribution via K…