economy Posts Archive
SUBMITTED BY: Miranda Blue, Friday 08/22/2014, 3:23pm
The Star-Ledger reported earlier this week that Steve Lonegan, the unsuccessful Republican candidate for Senate in last year’s New Jersey special election, has a new job: leading the anti-gay, anti-choice American Principles Project’s sideline effort to bring back the gold standard. Lonegan told The Auditor he is now the director of monetary policy for the American Principles Project, a conservative advocacy group. He plans to work to spread the gospel about what he says as the Federal Reserve’s “failed policy” and the need to bring back the gold standard.... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Wednesday 03/21/2012, 1:03pm
Today's episode of "WallBuilders Live" was dedicated to defending free-market capitalism, as Rick Green and David Barton asserted that there should literally be no government regulation or oversight of any aspect of our economy whatsoever: Barton: A free market means that it is a market that is free from government regulations. Now, people today don't think that. They say free market [but think] "well, the government does need to regulate to make sure there's no corruption." No, no, no. Green: But even that phrase "to regulate" means to make regular. It... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Miranda Blue, Friday 10/28/2011, 9:16am
Last night, People For the American Way Foundation’s Andrew Gillum went on PoliticsNation with Rev. Al Sharpton to discuss our new Right Wing Watch: In Focus report on attacks on voting rights. Watch here: Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy And read the report. Cross-posted from PFAW Blog MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Friday 10/21/2011, 4:32pm
Tanya Somanader @ Think Progress Justice: Herman Cain Compares Social Security To Slavery. Eric Hananoki @ County Fair: Pat Buchanan Won't Disavow Idea That Minorities Have Inferior Genes. Joe My God: Dominionism & The Mayor Of Vallejo CA. Jillian Rayfield @ TPM: GOPer Apologizes For Saying A Woman Should Be ‘A Whore’ In the Bedroom. Kevin Drum @ Mother Jones: Rich People Create Jobs! And five other myths that must die for our economy to live. Sarah Posner @ Religion Dispatches: Dems' New... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Wednesday 10/19/2011, 4:00pm
Energy industry apologist Calvin Beisner of the Cornwall Alliance appeared on Janet Parshall’s radio show yesterday to once again do the bidding of polluters. As we’ve reported in The Green Dragon Slayers, Beisner has no scientific credentials but is closely tied to energy companies. During the interview, Beisner directed his animus as the Evangelical Environmental Network, which launched a pledge to combat mercury poisoning: One in six babies, over 700,000 each year, are born with harmful levels of mercury in their blood, and coal-burning power plants are the largest source of... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Tuesday 10/18/2011, 2:50pm
Tea Party Nation sent to their members today a message from activist Melissa Brookstone urging businesspeople to “not hire a single person” to protest the Obama administration’s supposed “war against business and my country.” Brookstone writes that business owners should stop hiring new employees in order to stand up to “this new dictator,” the “global Progressive socialist movement,” Hollywood, the media and Occupy Wall Street. Brookstone writes: Resolved that: The Obama administration and the Democrat-controlled Senate, in alliance with... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Miranda Blue, Wednesday 10/05/2011, 10:20am
This weekend, nearly every major GOP presidential candidate, along with the top two Republicans in the House of Representatives, will speak at the Values Voter Summit, an annual gathering of the leaders of the movement to integrate fundamentalist Christianity and American politics. The candidates – Mitt Romney, Rick Perry, Michele Bachmann, Herman Cain, Rick Santorum and Newt Gingrich – and the congressmen – House Speaker John Boehner and Majority Leader Eric Cantor – will join a who’s who of the far Right at the event. The organizers of... MORE
Five Conservatives Who Don't Understand Net Neutrality…But Are Definitely Against It!
11/14/14 @ 10:57am
Solomon: Obama Is 'A Homosexual Muslim Married To A Man'
11/10/14 @ 3:50pm
Beck: 'Revolutionaries Will Come And They Will Pull You Out Of Your Car And Shoot You'
11/13/14 @ 2:42pm
Alex Jones Has Net Neutrality Meltdown: This Is What The Nazis Did!
11/13/14 @ 5:00pm
Ben Carson Will Crack Down On Non-Citizens Committing Voter Fraud By Revoking Their Citizenship
11/12/14 @ 10:55am