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The Republican Who Sacrificed Over 22,000 American Lives To Win An Election

The Republican Who Sacrificed Over 22,000 American Lives To Win An Election

Richard Nixon may be best known for the Watergate scandal and the consequences his administration suffered due to his recording of White House conversations. However, Nixon wasn’t the first president to record conversations. As BBC reports, Nixon got the idea from Lyndon Johnson, his predecessor, who believed he had an obligation to allow historians to […]

5 Ways To Annoy Republicans: Fact-Checking Ronald Reagan

Ronald Reagan is considered by the ne0-conservative right (Tea Party) as their champion. But as history shows, this supposed hero would never have made it in today’s GOP. It’s about time they quit rewriting history in an effort to cling to that false premise – and move into the light of reality. We have broken […]

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This Land Is Mine (VIDEO)

“This Land is Mine” is a remarkable video from Nina Paley, originally posted on Vimeo. Her video tells the story of the wars in the land called Israel/Palestine/Canaan/and The Levant, since the cavemen until today. As FastcoCreates reports: A lot of people have a lot of feelings about the Israeli/Palestinian conflict. Not as many of […]

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George Takei: Why I Love A Country That Once Betrayed Me (VIDEO)

George Takei gave an incredible TED Talk in June of this year. Although the talk was at a TEDx event, the TED editors decided to post it among their selections on their homepage. As the TED website reports: “When he was a child, George Takei and his family were forced into an internment camp for […]

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13 Of The Sickest Presidential Insults (VIDEO)

Here’s a collection of 13 sickest presidential insults…. err ahhh, we meant famous quotes they didn’t teach you in high school. Too bad, because these are awesome. When Abraham Lincoln,Thomas Jefferson, Gerald Ford, Ulysses S.Grant and John Quincy Adams – to name just a few of our past presidents, got down and dirty they didn’t […]

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