Politics articles published in March 2012
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March 31, 2012
Paul Ryan’s Budget Plan: Rob Poor to Pay Rich
Time, good or bad--cut taxes for the super rich is the only mantra GOP chants
March 29, 2012
Marco Rubio to GOP: Kill Me Now, OK?
The Republican primary is killing GOP chances to win the presidency. Marco Rubio wants it to stop.
Poor Mitt, Please Just Keep Your Mouth Closed
Mitt Romney makes another campaign blunder.
President Obama Leads Both Republican Candidates by Double Digits
But only political junkies and late night comics are paying attention.
In Case You Thought You Had Secrets
Future Cyber Wars Render Secrets Obsolete
Trayvon Martin: ABC News Video Shows No Evidence of Broken Nose for Zimmerman
While the attorney is attempting to make a case for self defense a new exclusive video blows holes in that argument.
What Can a Billion People Do With a Frustrated Army Chief?
After all General B K Singh may be doing the country a great service in bringing home the realities of dealing with defence budgets, expenditure, need for secrecy and integrity of human beings, all mutually opposing factors in real life.
March 28, 2012
Newt Gingrich Is On The Ropes
Even right-wing bloggers hate Newt Gingrich
Trayvon Martin's Mom; Dear Ms. Fulton
Grace under fire.
Progressive Political Campaign Funds Embezzlement Case May Be Largest To Date
Court records show at least 50 victims and a total of $7 million were involved in the case.
March 27, 2012
Trayvon Martin's Hoodie
Geraldo Rivera claims hoodie is partially responsible for Trayvon Martin's death.
Magic Number 23: Indiana Joins Other Right To Work States
Indiana is the first rust belt state to pass right to work, making it the 23rd state all together.
A Little Over 100 Days In - How Is Kim Jong-un Doing?
eh... Not great.
Establishment Media Guide To "White Hispanic"
If Zimmerman is White and Obama is Black, race must be pat-ri-lo-cal only.
March 26, 2012
Supreme Court Hears First Arguments on the Affordable Care Act
The First day in court for Obama's Healthcare program
Has The Nanny State Gone Too Far? Can We Afford It Congressman Ryan?
How much longer can we spend at current levels and survive?
Will Someone Spare Anna Hazare a Copy of “Don Quixote” by Cervantes?
Like Don Quixote, Anna always chooses a nice sunny weekend for his pursuits. It is not surprising that young girls who like the fragrance of the candles looking for a chance to light some are always out to watch and applause the escapades. But it looks like Mumbaikars are busy running their lives and have no time for such madness!
Supreme Court Will Address Affordable Health Care Act... Maybe
... And Dick Cheney gets a new heart. I know, I know... Trust me. I'll tie it all together.
Best Way To Prosecute Trayvon Martin's Killer, George Zimmerman
Trayvon Martin's 14th Amendment rights were violated by the "Stand Your Ground" law in Florida.
March 25, 2012
Now the Indians Want to Send Their Prime Minister to The Tihar Jail
With the furore created over the issue, with heads of almost every leading Indian corporate from TATA to Arcelor Mittal as well as the Prime Minister himself likely to get a summons from the supreme court and possibly a term inside the infamous Tihar Jail already hosting a few ministers, the Indian’s can forget not only the development of the coal industry but any reform which should secure India’s legitimate position among developed nations.
March 24, 2012
America's Latest Racial Melodrama
Travyon Martin's Death Is Just Another Commodity Being Exploited By Soulless Cynics
Santorum Didn’t Say What He said
The Santorum oops!!!
Obama Tries to Take Both Sides on the Keystone Pipeline Debate
President Obama is quick to take credit for fast tracking the southern portion of the Keystone Pipeline.
Is Congress Broken? - Revisited
If so, who broke it?
March 22, 2012
Difficult Choices for the GOP: Trayvon Martin or Etch-A-Sketch
Why are the Republican Presidential candidates so quiet about the shooting of Stayvon Martin? Is it not important?
Recent Gaffe Shakes Up Romney Campaign
Blurs primary picture... Erases news of Illinois victory from headlines... Is that enough with the Etch a Sketch jokes?
Trayvon Martin and Florida’s Right to Murder Law
Florida’s Stand Your Ground Law is so bad you’ll wonder whether it was written accidentally by idiots or on purpose by morons.
DNC Responds Quickly With Ad After Romney Advisor Etch-a-Sketch Gaffe
In a race where Romney has been called a flat out liar by Newt Gingrich, Fehrnstrom's comment does not help matters.
Hate Killings Test France's Fragile Harmony
Killings By Muslim Threatens French Politics
March 21, 2012
Ed Schultz: Reporter Or Paid Flack?
As a strong promoter of unions on his show, a little disclosure is in order.
Is Congress Broken?
I think so
Quick Apology From White House Should Put the De Niro Comment To Rest
Time to end the First Lady controversy
Michigan Judge Restores Power to Democratically Elected Mayor
Many people believe that the law is fascistic in nature and denies certain citizens the right to have democratic representation.
March 20, 2012
How Do You Solve a Problem Like Afghanistan?
I wish I knew.
Paul Ryan's Path To Solvency
It's time to think about the economic future of our country and the serious consequences of continuing along the same path.
March 19, 2012
The Price of Gas - Buddy Can You Spare a Dime?
Republicans are blaming Obama for increasing gas prices. Huh?
March 18, 2012
Obama And Military In Denial
How Many Rambo Movies Does It Take?
Compensation Caricatures in Afghanistan
The Australian military pays just $60 for Afghani loss of civilian life compensation; before you get angry, would other nations even pay that?
March 17, 2012
Osama Bin Laden planned to kill President Obama
Al-Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden had planned to assassinate US President Barack Obama.
March 16, 2012
Citizens United: The Pernicious Influence of Cash
... In rhyme.
Rick Santorum Vows to Ban Internet Porn
Hey Rick, Want To Hear The Sound Of One Hand Clapping?
March 15, 2012
Is The U.S. Waging a Covert War In Syria?
So much for diplomacy
RARE Earth Elements: Not so Rare
Should the US blame China?
Iran's President Facing Possible Impeachment
Time for a Vacation?
Democracy Lost: Unraveling Limbaugh from his Boycott
Despite the musings of his fans, there is no moral equivalency between what Limbaugh did and how the boycotters responded.
March 14, 2012
Why Should The US Worry If India’s Mamta Has Gone Mad?
For the west and the US especially, who consider India as the place to be in for growth and business from multi billion dollar deals to create jobs back home, this mad embrace of populism by ultra sensitive female leaders of India must be a serious concern and a factor not to be missed in whatever projections they make
Limbaugh's 'Slut' Comment Not Dying Anytime Soon
Even weeks later, many businesses are still boycotting the Rush Limbaugh show.
Rick Santorum Wins Mississippi and Alabama. Gingrich 2nd!
With Santorum beginning to pull ahead in the Republican primaries, independent-minded women are thinking nope, no way.
March 13, 2012
Who Is Out Of Touch Mr. Vice President?
Stop the pandering and hypocrisy. All of you so called leaders.
Happy Birthday Governor Romney... My Gift To You
The Southern Strategy
Is Obama A Muslim? So Say Mississippi And Alabama
Stupids elect stupids
March 12, 2012
White House Hispanic Outreach Touts Achievements
More on immigration reform from the Obama Administration
KONY-2012; A Letter to my Teenage Son
Questions arise about Invisible Children's Board of Directors
Changing Social Norms in School Starts With a Conversation
Until we have inclusive and diverse communities celebrated in every school, we all need to do the work. Changing social norms in school starts with a conversation.
If You Hit Someone On The Indian Coast It Is Better To Switch Off Lights And Run
If you are in a sea going vessel and near the Indian coast, keep your curtains down and be ready to change course even if you will run in to some Somalian pirates, which is a safer option.
March 11, 2012
Catholic Church Wages War on Gay Marriage
The Catholic Church persecution of gays continues.
March 10, 2012
Indian Politics: Dad Decides in Favor of Son
What next—only the future will tell!
Rush Limbaugh and the Testing of the Constitution
With Rush Limbaugh in the news again, the timing couldn't be better to look at our most cherished beliefs.
March 9, 2012
Joseph Kony Becomes Internet Sensation
Invisible Children Scores P.R. Victory. Anything else?
Don’t Ape Around: The Gorilla Genome and the Media
The publication of the gorilla genome exposes a frightening impotence of mainstream media coverage as an educator
March 8, 2012
A Busy Week for AIPAC
... or: Raising the Stakes in the Middle East.
Why Did Election 2012 Make Vladimir Putin Cry In Victory and Rahul Gandhi Smile In Defeat?
If the election 2012 in Russia made Putin weep, despite his lack of intention to give up his iron grip on the lives of millions of Russians, the recent democratic elections in the largest state of India, Uttar Pradesh with a population of over 200 Million, brought smiles on the faces of millions of Indians proud about their democracy, especially of Rahul Gandhi, as he addressed a press conference to concede defeat and accept his share of responsibility.
On Syria, McCain Reminds Us Why We Voted for Obama
Imagining a President John McCain administration is enough to make you relieved that Barack Obama won.
March 7, 2012
No clear Republican frontrunner yet, but results are telling.
Don't Cry For Kucinich, America
End of an era, DEnnis Kucinich is out of US congress
Game Change: Can Mitt Romney Beat Obama?
Can Mitt Romney Really Beat Obama?
Super Tuesday: And the Winner Is - Nobody
... or, Super Wednesday?
Bill Carter: A Modern Renaissance Man
Bill Carter recounts his film Miss Sarajevo and his memoir Fools Rush In
"Joe the Plumber" Wins Republican Nomination for Ohio House Seat
Mr. Wurzelbacher faces a very uphill battle running against 15 term Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur.
Democrat Dennis Kucinich Loses Ohio Primary to Marcy Kaptur
Dennis Kucinich will not be a member of Congress in 2013.
Sarah Palin Would Consider 2016 Presidential Bid
There is already talk of a 2016 bid by Sarah Palin.
March 6, 2012
Hush Rush? Not In The U.S.A Now Or Ever. You Might Be Next !
Lets play fair when we take verbal offense.
Dear Rush; a Communique From the Feminazi Camp
...Or, Rush Limbaugh: One More Reason For Health Care Reform.
Living-Vampire of India
A disturbing report on India's Horrifying Power Politics.
Defending Free Speech and Defying Fundementalists
The best thing our political leaders could do to calm down the hurt sentiments of intensified mobs is to play the world’s smallest violin.
Republicans Backing Romney by Default
Most looking to get it over with and move on.
March 5, 2012
Are Journalists Overpaid?
Class envy of an onepercenter
ProFlowers Becomes The Seventh Company To Desert Rush Limbaugh
Limbaugh may be in trouble
Why Internet Based Voting is "Unfixably Broken"
Two panelists at the RSA Security 2012 Conference explain why Internet voting
March 4, 2012
Witnessing the Demise of the GOP
The GOP will loose in November 2012 and they deserve to do so.
March 3, 2012
Rush Limbaugh and The Deafening Silence From the Republican Party
Limbaugh disrespects woman and Republicans let him get away with it.
Rush Thinks He Can Spot A Prostitute Just Because He Is One?
GOP’s silence on Limbaugh comment tells all about them
March 2, 2012
Desperation Of The American Muslims
When civil rights take backseat
March 1, 2012
AZ Primary Exit Polls: A Moderate Conservative is Emerging
Arizona exit polls reveal Republicans who are much more moderate than their oddball leaders.