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The Best Expression of This Thought I’ve Seen.

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Christmas of crisis in America

Christmas of crisis in America.

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Census shows 1 in 2 people are poor or low-income – Lake County News-Sun

Census shows 1 in 2 people are poor or low-income – Lake County News-Sun.

Shame on the United States. Shame on us. Shame on us for allowing this state of affairs to arise. Never did I imagine, as a child of the 1980s, that poverty would reach such heights in these modern days.

Shame on us. Shame on us.

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Meghan McCain on Why Newt Gingrich Can’t Beat Obama – The Daily Beast

Meghan McCain on Why Newt Gingrich Can’t Beat Obama – The Daily Beast.

Ah, the circular firing squad begins! I wouldn’t be surprised if one or two top Republicans publicly back Obama in this case.

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Is This What Victory Looks like in Putin’s Russia?

#OccupyMoscow – By Julia Ioffe | Foreign Policy.

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24 Policies That Republicans Supported BEFORE They Were Against Them | Addicting Info

24 Policies That Republicans Supported BEFORE They Were Against Them | Addicting Info.

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Video: Occupy-Style Protester Interrupt Speech by President Obama

Video: Occupy-Style Protester Interrupt Speech by President Obama.

This is what has been missing for almost thirty years: holding all of our elected officials to account. I support this interruption as guaranteed by the constitution, and I like the way the President handled it. When Rep. Cantor faced the same thing at a recent meeting, the university president put a stop to the protest and forced them out of the room.

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