Daily Archives: March 5, 2014

There are two totally unacceptable elements of Nugent’s rants that deserve further discussion.

The Duffy cartoon appearing in the Cityview (Feb. 27) features a wild eyed Ted Nugent surrounded by several of his most outrageous and disgusting statements from the past. In one of the most recent insults he calls President Obama a … Continue reading

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Mythopedia

Mythopedia was created to serve as a resource tool to catalog and debunk the most common myths and lies of the conservative media. Launched in 2014, this comprehensive database will be continuously update. If you have suggestions of comments, please … Continue reading

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2 Million People Cut Off Unemployment Benefits

    WASHINGTON – The number of people who have lost their unemployment benefits as a result of the Emergency Unemployment Compensation program’s expiration has surpassed two million this week, according to a new analysis from Ways and Means Committee … Continue reading

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Statement by AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on President Obama’s 2015 Budget Proposal

March 4, 2014 “I believe this is the defining challenge of our time: Making sure our economy works for every working American.” – President Barack Obama, State of the Union, January 28, 2014 Yes it is. Through a budget with fairer … Continue reading

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Labor History

March 06 The Sailors’ Union of the Pacific, a union of mariners, fishermen and boatmen working aboard U.S. flag vessels, is founded in San Francisco – 1885 The Knights of Labor picket to protest the practices of the Southwestern Railroad … Continue reading

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