Saturday, July 17, 2010
by Randi Weingarten
make the jump here to read the full article
"Wealthy Reduce Buying in a Blow to the Recovery." This is a "Don't Cut Taxes for the Wealthy" News Article, and in the NYT of All Places. Corporate News.
Friday, July 16, 2010
According to Tea Party Express founder Mark Williams, all those racist signs seen at their events were brought in by outsiders trying to make them look bad. Riiight. I guess the creator of TeaParty.org was crashing his own event with HIS sign (below.)
Mitchell Bard: Republican policies precipitated the recession, and the party's solutions are to offer more of the same. And when it came to deciding who to stand up for, the Republicans attacked the unemployed and stood with the banks. Americans' anger is legitimate, but directing that anger by giving power back to the GOP is misplaced. If Americans want to assess blame for these woes, and if they want to choose who should help get us out of these messes, they have an obligation in a democracy to make an effort to really look at the issues before making a decision. And the media, likewise, has an obligation to sort through these complicated issues more carefully. Click here to read more.
Thursday, July 15, 2010
The Olivier Award-winning play from Simon McBurney and London's Theatre Complicite will have five performances, starting Thursday, during the Lincoln Center Festival in New York.
thanks to Jose P. for the early morning text - heads up!