Monthly Archives: February 2012

Guest Commentary | Guest Commentary | Tucson Weekly

Guest Commentary | Guest Commentary | Tucson Weekly. The “Appointment” was nothing but political payback owed to this person. It is obvious that that he neither has experience or cares one way or another about the people this body serves. … Continue reading

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Danehy | Danehy | Tucson Weekly

Danehy | Danehy | Tucson Weekly. How Backwards is the Arizona Legislature? “Actually, and quite embarrassingly, that ridiculous bill (proposed in 1912!) is being pushed right now … in the 21st century … in the United States. State Sen. Lori … Continue reading

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The Looming Threat to Gas Prices: Strait of Hormuz Explained | Daily Ticker – Yahoo! Finance

The Looming Threat to Gas Prices: Strait of Hormuz Explained | Daily Ticker – Yahoo! Finance. This just another RUSE to make us think the gas prices are due to something other than THAN THE WALL STREET SPECULATORS!!!!

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Has the Cop Who Injured Scott Olsen Been Identified? | AlterNet

Has the Cop Who Injured Scott Olsen Been Identified? | AlterNet. But an extensive review of video footage and Oakland Police Department records by this reporter indicates that Robert Roche, an acting sergeant in the Oakland Police Department and member … Continue reading

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What “Rape Sonograms” Are Really About | AlterNet

What “Rape Sonograms” Are Really About | AlterNet. This week’s momentum of the “personhood” movement is not surprising in that it is closely tied to conservative Republican’s inability to target the economy as a problem in a campaign year.  A … Continue reading

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How Republicans Could Still Succeed At Privatizing Medicare | AlterNet

How Republicans Could Still Succeed At Privatizing Medicare | AlterNet. Democrats currently have the upper hand in their battle to protect traditional Medicare for the future, but unless they thwart the GOP’s drumbeat and build support for their alternate vision, … Continue reading

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Class War Without Enemies? Obama’s “Populist” Wall Street Play | AlterNet

Class War Without Enemies? Obama’s “Populist” Wall Street Play | AlterNet. POTUS making backroom deals with Wall Street

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Romney Adviser ‘Self-Deports’ From Campaign After Allegations of Deportation Threats to Gay Ex-Lover | AlterNet

Romney Adviser ‘Self-Deports’ From Campaign After Allegations of Deportation Threats to Gay Ex-Lover | AlterNet. Paul Babeu, the tough-talking, anti-immigration Arizona sheriff who served as a co-chair of Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign, made a hasty exit on Saturday from that … Continue reading

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4 Signs the American Spring May Be Coming to Chicago | | AlterNet

4 Signs the American Spring May Be Coming to Chicago | | AlterNet. Protest organizers in Chicago are busily coordinating with community groups, labor unions, and occupiers everywhere to plan what figures to be a riveting display of resistance

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Watch the Premiere of Melissa Harris-Perry’s Groundbreaking New MSNBC Show | AlterNet

Watch the Premiere of Melissa Harris-Perry’s Groundbreaking New MSNBC Show | AlterNet. The hour-long show kicked off at 10am Eastern today and will also run on Sundays in the same time slot. Today’s guests include Baratunde Thurston, Chloe Angyal, Dorian Warren, … Continue reading

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