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  In a recent article entitled “Wal-Mart’s Response to the New York Times is Great”, published online by The Daily Caller, David Tovar, Wal-Mart’s Director of Corporate Communications, responds to New York...

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  Democratic Governor of Virginia, Terry McAuliffe, on Friday had some strong words for the state’s Republican lawmakers and blasted the  GOP-led legislature, saying he will no longer tolerate their callous obstructionism...

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by Micheal Allen Potter The Southern Strategy has been around for a long time. It involves gaining political support by appealing to racism. It began when civil rights issues began to fragment the...

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  Who is Jack Trammell? No one seems to have known before last night when it was announced that Eric Cantor lost Virgina’s 7th District Congressional primary race to virtual unknown Tea Party...

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  by Micheal Allen Potter “We are at the intersection of Open Carry Road and ‘Stand Your Ground’ Place, So what the fuck are we supposed to do now? According to the...

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  Jon Meis isn’t your typical hero. He’s a calm, mild-mannered building monitor as well as a bright young Engineering student. He doesn’t feel the need to carry a weapon around with...

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  by Micheal Allen Potter Wal-Mart has never cared about its employees, ranking in the Top 10 companies that pay their employees the least. From the beginning, in 1962, at the first Wal-Mart...

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  by Micheal Allen Potter Numerous economists, pundits, journalists and public intellectuals have been highlighting the growing levels of inequality in the United States. Former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich, journalist Ezra Klein...

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  by Micheal Allen Potter The Republicans continue to use wedge issues in an attempt to demonize the Democratic Party. First, it was “Birtherism”, then “Obamacare“, then it was Benghazi…and now it’s….well it’s...

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  by Micheal Allen Potter I had the opportunity recently to speak with Claire Conner, author of Wrapped in the Flag. Claire’s father, Jay Conner, was one of the first members of the Chicago...

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