If only we could face the TRUTH about America’s current recession

According to Lawrence Lessig, there are two places we are in denial:...more

But WAIT... Didn't they just have 8 Years?

Cover of new Newsweek in a waiting room. Just one question: didn’t the GOP just have 8 years?...more

Senate Passes Jobs Bill - What Will The House Do With It?

This week, the U.S. Senate passed HR 2847, the jobs bill, by a more than comfortable margin: ...more

The Jobs bill is a start. 

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This rich old white guy Senator is more interested in basketball than unemployed Americans

I can barely breathe, this topic makes me so angry.  Clearly the privileged white men ...more

Congress FAILs at representing American needs

Is it just me, or does ANYone else notice that the bosses of our Representative Leadership are all old white guys, and that they look just like the guys who got us into this recession, the old white guy bankers?...more

Just 8% of Americans want their Member of Congress re-elected. HAHAHAHAHA.

According to a CBS News/New York Times poll, 92% of Americans DO NOT WANT THEIR MEMBER OF CONGRESS RE-ELECTED. Why?...more

Umm

Kind of speechless.

~Denise BlogHer Community Manager
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1932: "The Fed has cheated the U.S. Government & people out of enough money to pay the Nation’s debt."

“Mr. Chairman, we have in this Country one of the most corrupt institutions the world has ever known. I refer to the Federal Reserve Board and the Federal Reserve Banks, hereinafter called the Fed. The Fed has cheated the Government of these United States and the people of the United States out of enough money to pay the Nation’s debt....more

Wal-Mart Could Be The Surprise Salvation of Health Reform; Part 1

by Dr. Patricia Yarberry Allen In America, we have 43 million Americans without health insurance.Ultimately, the political infighting about our health care crisis isn’t the point. The possibility of solving it is. I am as surprised as you might be to be believing that the best hope lies with Wal-Mart.First, a few facts: ...more