IF WE COULD JUST GET THESE TWO POINTS, WE COULD UNIFY THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY AND WIN!

I agree wholeheartedly with those who say that we need to get great democrats to run and we need to get out and vote for them. There are two additional points, though, that many people across the country seem to be missing. Millions of Democrats are trying to communicate these to other other Democrats. If …

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PULITZER PRIZE WINNER CHRIS HEDGES DESCRIBES THE CROSSROADS WE HAVE REACHED

"The elites face an unpleasant choice. They could impose harsh controls to protect the status quo or veer leftward toward socialism to ameliorate the mounting economic and political injustices endured by most of the population. But a move leftward, essentially reinstating and expanding the New Deal programs they have destroyed, would impede corporate power and …

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ASTOUNDING DOCUMENTARY

The story of Aaron Swartz.  You learn so much about America watching this film.  Aaron, who was so incredibly bright and young, taught us that we are not powerless.  We can stand up, organize and change this world.   This documentary is jaw dropping. Take a look at this preview:   https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=RvsxnOg0bJY

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THE MOST DESTRUCTIVE POLICY YOU’VE NEVER HEARD OF

  ONE POLICY (championed by leaders of both parties) leads to poverty, pollution, racism, severe inequality, loss of good jobs, unnecessary wars & many of the other serious problems we face.   **But there's GOOD NEWS:  We can end this one policy & prioritize people & the planet.   Unbeknownst to most of us, REPUBLICAN & DEMOCRATIC …

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Princeton University proves that our members of Congress are only representing the interests of a few.

(Please see two short videos below.  They're very sharp and you'll be surprised how crisply they define our problem and a potential solution -- one that 500,000 people are already working on). As it stands, Congress does not represent the interest of most of the people in this country.   Members of Congress really only …

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THE MOST POWERFUL STORM EVER RECORDED OVER THE ATLANTIC OCEAN (and yet the governor of Florida STILL won’t allow any government officials in the state to discuss climate change).

Governor Scott will stand up there and warn everyone to board up their windows and evacuate.   But as the most powerful storm ever recorded in the Atlantic begins to bear down on Florida, Scott still won't allow any state officials to discuss climate change. This insane position is the result of a major campaign …

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Washington Post: NUNS FIGHTING PIPELINE LOST THEIR CASE IN COURT BUT THEY AREN’T GIVING UP

WASHINGTON POST ARTICLE: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/acts-of-faith/wp/2017/08/30/the-nuns-fighting-the-pipeline-lost-their-case-in-court-but-they-arent-giving-up/?utm_term=.d1f53882815d   FOR SOME GOOD NEWS, PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW:     12 GOOD REASONS TO HAVE HOPE.   We're going to turn this world around:   https://clearblueskyoutwest.com/2017/09/11/what-gives-me-hop/

‘The S-word’: how young Americans fell in love with socialism. (A majority of American adults under the age of 30 now reject capitalism).

  Article from THE GUARDIAN: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/sep/02/socialism-young-americans-bernie-sanders?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

Harvey wasn’t just bad weather. It’s an example of the destruction that takes place when corporate profits & unregulated growth take precedence over investment in public infrastructure.

When we allow unbridled growth, don't invest wisely in infrastructure and just suck all the profits out of a region for a small number of corporate and wealthy beneficiaries (who live elsewhere), human beings lose.  And people die. Harvey Wasn’t Just Bad Weather. It Was Bad City Planning - Bloomberg https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2017-08-31/a-hard-rain-and-a-hard-lesson-for-houston