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Jack Nicholson Understood Freedom In 1969, Why All The Struggle With It Today? – VIDEO

Jack Nicholson Understood Freedom In 1969, Why All The Struggle With It Today? – VIDEO

Anyone my age or older surely knows about the iconic 1960’s movie “Easy Rider.” Written by Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper, and Terry Southern, and produced by Fonda and directed by Hopper the movie was released to great critical acclaim in 1969. A landmark counterculture film and a “touchstone for a generation that captured the national […]

The Republican Strategy To Win The Racist Vote Without Appearing Racist

The Republican Strategy To Win The Racist Vote Without Appearing Racist

In 1981, the legendarily brutal campaign consultant Lee Atwater, after a decade as South Carolina’s most effective Republican operative, was working in Ronald Reagan’s White House when he was interviewed by Alexander Lamis, a political scientist at Case Western Reserve University. In this audio, made public for the first time ever in 2012, Atwater lays […]

Frank Zappa Warned Us Of A Fascist Theocracy In 1986 (VIDEO)

Frank Zappa Warned Us Of A Fascist Theocracy In 1986 (VIDEO)

In 1986, Frank Zappa engaged in a fiery debate about dirty lyrics and censorship based on religious morality in this classic clip from CNN’s “Crossfire.” Debating with John Lofton, conservative columnist for the Washington Times, Zappa noted that The biggest threat to America today is not communism. It’s moving America toward a fascist theocracy. Everything […]

22,000 American Lives Were Lost The Last Time A Republican Blocked Negotiations

22,000 American Lives Were Lost The Last Time A Republican Blocked Negotiations

Controversy continues to rage over an open-letter by Republicans to Iran that threatens to undermine nuclear negotiations between Iran and the United States, Russia and China. The letter was signed by the entire party leadership in the chamber and by potential presidential candidates Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz and Rand Paul and threatens that Republicans can […]

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