Inspired by Bernie: Let Those Who Can, Run in November ’16

November 2012. There before me, an empty space on the election ballot. Not one progressive had dared oppose the incumbent.  His tenure in office was marred by admitted “inappropriate and regrettable” behavior, yet he ran unchallenged. The blinking cursor thumbed its nose at me, keenly aware that whatever name I wrote in—be it “Johnny Appleseed” […]

Republicans Deny President Obama Was Ever Re-elected, Believe 2012 Never Happened

Over a week into the government shutdown, patience has grown thin with many Americans.  As millions of American lives face uncertainty with the antics going on in Congress, leading Congressional Republicans made a startling revelation into why they believe they’re in the right as it relates to the government shutdown. It seems they don’t recall […]