The Numbers Don’t Lie: Democrats Win When They Show Up To Vote

This past Election Day, Democrats didn’t show up in some states and in Kentucky, a Tea Party fanatic won the governor’s race against the moderate Attorney General Jack Conway. This was a disturbing setback, and it was repeated in local elections like in Houston where an LGBT protection ordinance was struck down by voters. Houston […]

Now More Than Ever, Democrats Need The Working Class

There’s a feeling that both political parties no longer represent the working class, and to some extent, that is true. As we saw in the disastrous aftermath of the 2014 elections and evidenced in the lowest turnout in over 70 years, Democrats are doing a really piss poor job of connecting with those of us […]

Politics 101: 3 Ways To Avoid Being Part Of The Problem

In order for our nation to be the healthy, thriving, powerful entity we all know it can be, there are certain things that we, as citizens, have to do. I know, I know, it’s a burden. “We’re supposed to be the land of the free! How can you say that we HAVE to do something?!? […]

5 Reasons Everyone Should Oppose Michael Boggs’ Nomination

What do we know about Michael Boggs? We know that the ultra-conservative former legislator and current judge has been appointed by President Obama for a federal district┬ácourt bench in Georgia. We know that this is part of a compromise deal Obama made with Georgia senators in order to lift blocks for other appointments. We probably […]