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What the Huck? Lies are Unbecoming in Candidate!

By Caballero_69, published on Mar 7, 2011

In a radio interview, Mr. Huckabee said, "I would love to know more, but what I know is troubling enough. And one thing that I do know is his having grown up in Kenya, his view of the Brits, for example's very different than the average American." This is a bald-faced lie. President Obama did not grow up in Kenya. Why a person of Mr. Huckabee's prominence would make such a statement in public is puzzling to say the least.

With the unusual name, for many of us, of Barack Obama, the president has been subjected to ethnically tinged attacks like none of his predecessors ever experienced.... (more)

Tags: elections, citizenship, presidential candidates, constitutional requirements

The Reactionary Inversion

By Caballero_69, published on Mar 4, 2011

As Americans, we are all heirs to the Republic, but only so long as we can keep it. Let us not squander our birthright for the diversions and inducements of the heartless engine known as the Market. Oaths we have taken and pledges we have made, let us fulfill them by committing our lives, fortunes and sacred honor. Let us preserve, protect, defend, and implement the Constitution of the United States. Let us keep our Republic and pass it on vibrant and intact to our posterity.

In her excellent book, The Shock Doctrine – the Rise of Disaster Capitalism, Naomi Klein explains the influence... (more)

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The Trumpet Summons Us Again

By Caballero_69, published on Mar 1, 2011

“I went to sleep with the hope that made America famous. I had the kind of a dream that maybe they're still trying to teach in school. Of the America that made America famous...and of the people who just might understand that how together yes we can create a country better than the one we have made of this land. We have a choice to make each man who dares to dream, reaching out his hand a prophet or just a crazy, dazed dreamer or a fool - yes a silly fool.”

What Made America Famous by Harry Chapin

Reaching back at least to June of 1968 and perhaps to January of 1961, America... (more)

Tags: politics, patriotism, children, crisis, citizenship, republic

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