Category: Government

THIS is Why #45 Thinks ‘A Good Relationship With Russia Wouldn’t Be So Bad.’

THIS is Why #45 Thinks ‘A Good Relationship With Russia Wouldn’t Be So Bad.’

Trumpgate or Kremlingate? Just follow the money and connect the dots…

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If You Hate Taxes & Government, Please Kindly Stop Doing The Following…

Many right-wing sources of media coerce people on a mass scale into railing hard against things like paying taxes and Government. The problem is these people don’t fully think about how they’re actually railing against their own interests. In addition to a long list of goods and services, Government is our only hope, through legislation, at keeping things like dirty […]

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“What Has Hillary Accomplished?”

“What Has Hillary Accomplished?”

I keep hearing this question from right wingers: “What has Hillary accomplished?” If people would take five minutes and do some research instead of maliciously implying that she hasn’t accomplished anything, they could save themselves the embarrassment of looking like an ass when someone like me informs them. Here’s what I was able to find in a quick google search […]

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United States Army to Make War More Like a “Video Game”

United States Army to Make War More Like a “Video Game”

The pentagon announced yesterday that the armed forces would be working together with Activision, the studio most known for the best-selling “Call of Duty” video game franchise, in order to help combat rising suicide rates and low morale in enlisted personnel. The pairing of the largest military on the planet with a video game producer might surprise some; but it’s […]

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Classified Evidence: US Soldiers Raped Boys in Front of Their Mothers

Classified Evidence: US Soldiers Raped Boys in Front of Their Mothers

Now, over a decade later the evidence of these events are beginning to surface, but the Department of Defense is still doing their best to keep it under the radar.

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Hate The Government?

Hate The Government?

Discussion topic submitted by: Scott Hacker, Taboo Jive blogger/admin Just a few thoughts on this line of thinking. When it comes to venting, be sure your anger and frustration are aimed in the right direction. People who rail so hard against the Government need to understand that Government is the only system set up in place to regulate corporations. Why?…because […]

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Corporate Takers!

Corporate Takers!

An informed audience – at least one not sated with propaganda — would turn off the constant stream of demonization of the so-called “takers” perpetrated by Bill O’Reilly, Sean Hannity — the whole Fox News crew. If Fox were “fair and balanced,” their pitches of poop at the poor and the vulnerable would give equal time to pillorying rich takers, […]

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This Koch’s not for you!

This Koch’s not for you!

A few months ago, the Washington Post looked inside the Koch brothers political empire[i].  The Post said, “The money flows through a complex maze of tax-exempt groups and limited liability corporations, creating multiple barriers that shield the identities of the donors.” Over twenty organizations are shown, but probably the biggest influence is Americans for Prosperity (AFP), masquerading as Tea Party […]

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Chris Christie: Costing Taxpayers?

Chris Christie: Costing Taxpayers?

New Jersey (NJ) taxpayers will be happy to hear that they spent over $1 million to clear their governor, Chris Christie of any Bridgegate wrongdoing – well, sort of. It did not involve the real-life investigations — the Justice Department or the NJ lawmaker, both of which are just starting. About 3 months ago, Christie hired lawyers to defend himself, […]

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Privatized Elections Trump Democracy

Privatized Elections Trump Democracy

More and more, multi-millionaires and billionaires are hiding behind patriotic-sounding organizations that do their bidding – many paying no taxes – to marshal mercenary companies who in turn outsource to professional snoops and trackers secretly collecting data, and hiring production companies which produce attack ads against political opponents. With Citizens United campaign funding, political parties are becoming an afterthought. In […]

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