TPA Roundup 9/3/2012

The Texas Progressive Alliance has its eyes on Charlotte as it brings you this week’s roundup. […]

Republican Whack A Mole Misses the Point

The point is:

While the Republicans struggle to dethrone the Obama they hate, the country is suffering from inattention daily. To quote the precious gun lobby, “we just need to enforce the laws we have.” That would be great if the GOP would quit deregulating and withholding funds from […]

Campaign Season Op Ed: BossKitty Awakens

Awakening from my 2011 sabbatical, I’m compelled to comment on the catastrophe that the American Electoral Process is. I cannot abide today’s state of the country and state of the world without comment. After all, America’s leaders have brought us to the condition we find ourselves in […]

Election Postmortem: A Picture of Dorian Gray

by Len Hart, The Existentialist Cowboy

It is said that insanity is repeating a failed strategy in the expectation of one day getting a different result. Because that never happens, the nation is nuts! Just enough people always vote against their own interests to guarantee that wealth will continue to ‘trickle up’, that […]

The Constitutional Ignorance of the Tea Party

As we have all come to learn, the Tea Party, both candidates and their supporters, are extremely ignorant of the document they want to restore, the U.S. Constitution. Let’s not fool ourselves and think that the Tea Party and the wing nuts just stumbled upon their ignorance, its been in full bloom since […]

Corporate-Sponsored TeaParty Thugs Assault a female MoveOn Protester (VIDEO)

by Reverend Manny and the Twilight Empire

First off, a humble thank you to The Political Carnival for originally putting me on to this video of a female MoveOn protester being violently mob-tackled to the ground, and then having her torso and head stomped on by right-wing goons.

Folks, […]

Vote, The Future Depends On It….Just Ask Olivia

You can see the video without clicking “Olivia’s message for you” clicking that will personalize the message through your Facebook profile.

America: A Spectator Sport or Soap Opera

The world wonders what kind of change Obama really intends. Will he be able to really control so many “Clintonistas” in his cabinet? […]

Frank Corte, Jr Proposes Christian Dominionist Theocracy For Texas

Dominionists appear to get pleasure out of torturing people who believe or think for themselves … THAT is sick! Making the choice for abortion is a traumatic event to begin with. That choice is never made lightly. Do NOT allow this disgusting measure become a real bill. […]

The Transition Is More Than A Bedroom Tour

“Preemption, rather than reaction” summarizes the Bush doctrine which congealed in the wake of a conservative and national backlash against the weakening of the United State’s power and security in the world. […]