Tag Archives: Obama

Hostage Nation

- We need leaders who value good governance over electoral politics. It's time for We The People to liberate Uncle Sam from the radical fringe.
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Coping With Chronic Disbelief

- The age of disbelief creates forces that can paralyze legitimate governance.
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Let My (D.C.) People Go

- D.C. is not a bargaining chip! The citizens of the District of Columbia are part of the United States, but continue to lack full enfranchisement.
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Media Manipulators

- Extra Already, the Koran-burning contretemps is yesterday’s news and the hounds of the internet are hungrily roving for the next incidental story to turn into major headlines.   Jena McGregor of the Washington Post had a terrific piece today on “Falling Victim
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Day of the Generals

- Obama McChrystal (AP Photo) The sight of men in suits bedecked with brass buttons, epaulets with stars, and chests festooned with military ribbons is always a bit startling for us civilians, even in this town where uniforms are part of…
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Mean Boys, Lost Men

- bw2 (photo credit) If you think that only high school “mean girls” claw and hiss and shred the reputations of other kids they deem uncool, you need to read the current issue of Rolling Stone to get the full…
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Game On

- jousting I’m not all that upset about Scott Brown’s victory in the Massachusetts Senate race. Say, what? My Democratic friends are saying I’ve lost my mind. My Republican friends (yes, I have one or two) are wondering what I’m up to.…
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Rejecting Racism

- President Obama has firmly rejected the idea that racism is what’s fueling opposition to his health care reform plans.  Politically and pragmatically, he’s smart to do so.  He wants the debate to be about the ideas in the health care…
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My Opponent, My Enemy

- k2152256 Washington Post Columnist Colbert King is right on when he says in today’s column that so much of the current political discourse has crossed the line between disagreeing with a political opponent to attacking the opponent as the enemy.   This…
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