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Archive for the ‘Activism’ Category

Posted by AdLib On Sep - 6 - 2017 ADD COMMENTS
daca

Trump never exhibited any of the basic skills of a skilled negotiator, it’s only been about using the lowest, crudest and most unprincipled tactic that criminal types have in their arsenal…extortion.

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 29 - 2017 8 COMMENTS
Houston Flood Help

It shouldn’t take a disaster for humanity to rise up and override the division and pettiness so pervasive in human beings. In an ideal world, when we wake up every morning, we should remind ourselves of the tragedies that brought out the best in us, know that we are those same people and demand of ourselves to be those people every day of our lives.

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 23 - 2017 6 COMMENTS
Anti-Trump Film Festival

In the pursuit of an antidote and counter-programming to the daily ugliness from Trump, we introduce The Anti-Trump Film Festival, presenting clips from a variety of films that confront the Trumpesque themes of racism, oppression, corruption, etc. and affirm the traits that are best in human beings.

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 14 - 2017 22 COMMENTS
Confederate Monuments Protest

Trump’s begrudging statement today about the horrifying events in Charlottesville was delivered stiffly like a disinterested 5th grader reading out loud to his class, with none of the emotion and vehemence of his attacks on the press, Nordstrom and Kathy Griffin.

Posted by AdLib On Jul - 28 - 2017 18 COMMENTS
murkowski-collins

Republicans have so far ignored what Americans want, time will tell if they’ve grown so desperate, they may consider representing the wishes of their constituents.

Posted by AdLib On Jun - 28 - 2017 11 COMMENTS
Mitch McConnell, John Cornyn

The House’s and Senate’s so-called “health care” bills are transparent tools of class warfare, they are defined by the Congressional Budget Office as ripping away healthcare from 22 million to 24 million Americans to deliver hundreds of billions of dollars in tax cuts to the wealthiest Americans.

Posted by AdLib On May - 10 - 2017 14 COMMENTS

Democrats should commit themselves to blocking any and all business in either house until or unless an independent prosecutor is appointed to investigate the possible collusion of Trump’s campaign and administration with Russia.

Posted by AdLib On May - 5 - 2017 2 COMMENTS
Trump AHCA Death

The Spectre of Death proclaimed, “The AFCA will give Americans killer health care! What your president and his fellow Republicans are doing by moving the AFCA forward is dead right! This is health care to die for! In record numbers, Americans will be passing away…their Obamacare cards for Trumpcare cards!”

Posted by AdLib On Apr - 25 - 2017 9 COMMENTS
Trump crowd

As Maya Angelou said, “When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time.” Trump voters have already displayed that they are devoted to him despite reality and facts. Believe them, they mean it.

Posted by AdLib On Apr - 18 - 2017 5 COMMENTS
Trump terrorist

Donald Trump is a terrorist in the literal sense. When Trump tries to negotiate, he doesn’t do so like a sharp businessman, he just uses extortion like any thug or terrorist might. There is no art to the dealing Trump does, just the threat of brute force.

Posted by AdLib On Jan - 31 - 2017 13 COMMENTS
trump bannon

With such an unpopular and xenophobic agenda so desperately desired, might not Trump and Bannon see it to their advantage if a terrorist attack did take place and a frightened public fell in line behind whatever they wanted to do?

Posted by AdLib On Jan - 23 - 2017 13 COMMENTS
womens march

There were so many fantastic signs in The Women’s March made but one that seemed most inspirational and reflective of the empowerment that this movement inspires said, “Thanks President Obama, we’ve got this!”

Posted by AdLib On Jan - 18 - 2017 26 COMMENTS

How would Trump respond to having a growing majority of Americans oppose and disapprove of him? Would he continue ahead or look into the mirror and sneer, “You’re fired!”?

Posted by funksands On Jan - 3 - 2017 29 COMMENTS
trump-survivor1

For liberals, moderates and some conservatives, the next two years are going to be difficult to stomach politically. How should we deal with this new landscape?

Posted by AdLib On Dec - 14 - 2016 19 COMMENTS
trump-truck

Running another driver into construction workers and equipment because they would have gotten in front of you was one thing but blaming someone for damage to your pickup they didn’t do, only an asshole would do that.

Posted by AdLib On Dec - 7 - 2016 5 COMMENTS
Banr 5x8

As the cliche goes, the definition of insanity is doing something over and over again and expecting a different result. It’s also been the practice of Democratic Party establishment, on and off for many years.

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