Conservative Corporatism, the Health Care Debate, and Who Serves the People?

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Alan Grayson on CNN offered a poignantly inflammatory description of the Republican plan for health care. The Orlando congressman claims they want people who don’t have health care coverage to die quickly. A pretty rich statement.  While the use of such language may seem crass and uncivil, it does ignite controversy and shifts the debate… [Continue Reading]

Right-Wing Punditry’s Disturbing Obsession with Rape

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Look, any rational person knows that right-wing pundits have serious flaws and gaps in the arguments they make. They rather play to emotion, use provocative language and  often resort to ad-homonym attacks. By themselves, they are the hallmark of somebody who lacks  the facts and evidence to support their claims. As a point of self-admission,… [Continue Reading]