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OCCUPY WALL STREET ACTIVIST GEORGE MARTINEZ TO RUN FOR NYC’S 7TH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT

Occupiers Announce Initiative to "Bum Rush" Local Political Seats George Martinez, a Brooklyn native, hip-hop artist and seasoned Occupy Wall Street activist has announced his candidacy for New York's 7th Congressional District.  In a clear statement honoring Occupy Wall Street's non-partisan process, an autonomous parallel movement...

The Problem With Conservatives

On Bill Maher's Real Time last night, this video exhibited the issue with many Conservatives, especially Southern Conservatives and their delusional and self-destructive thought patterns towards our "half-breed" President, our healthcare system, and much more. THIS IS REAL and is NOT A JOKE, although...

GSA Hearing Chair Issues A Warning

GSA Hearing Chair Issues A Warning

InfoGraphic on Obama’s Effect on the Economy

I think it speaks for itself, but you cannot tell that to any Republican. It seems it's the Republicans who fuck up the economy most of the time, (i.e Reagan, Bush, etc.), not the Democrats (I.e. Clinton, Obama, etc.). But facts are not something Republicans aspire...

Gay Marriage, Marijuana Proponents See Victory in Election

Proponents of same-sex marriage and legalized marijuana use gained ground in ballot initiatives across the United States Tuesday. The northeastern state of Maine and the mid-Atlantic state of Maryland became the first two states to approve gay marriage through a popular vote. Six U.S. states...

Are You Stupid?

Let us start this article with a controversial statement at the forefront. If you are in the poor or working class, and vote Republican, you are less intelligent, and thus vote against your own interests as well as the interests of your family. Because...

Obama Wins Re-Election

U.S. President Barack Obama has been re-elected, beating Republican challenger Mitt Romney in a tight race. Supporters of the incumbent waved flags and cheered at the news, which came after Mr. Obama won enough states to reach the 270 electoral votes needed to win the election Tuesday. Americans went to the polls Tuesday, some...

Obama Wins Florida, Widens Margin over Romney in Final Tally

U.S. President Barack Obama has been declared the winner of the closely-divided battleground state of Florida, four days after winning re-election. The southern state had been the only state still tallying its votes after Tuesday's election, which pitted the incumbent Democrat against Republican candidate Mitt Romney. Florida's...

Record Number of Women Elected to US Congress

WASHINGTON — A record number of women were elected last week to the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate.  When the new Congress convenes in January, there will be about 80 female members of the House, and 20 female members of the Senate -...