1. The impeachment hearings: truth sandwiches and the Republicans got nothing

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    December 1, 2019 by epoetus

    By Bert     “The Republicans got nothing.” – Senator Hirono 10/29/2019     Fiona Hill, expert on Russian intelligence, …
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  2. “A major spill would have a significant impact on Washington State’s maritime economy which is worth $30 billion and supports 148,000 jobs.” US Senator Maria Cantwell Press Release, 4/9/2014

    November 25, 2019 by stephenshubert

    Thank you, Safe Shippers! Your letters and support have done it again — the Salish Sea and our orcas received …
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  3. Bolivia: the facts followed by a little wade into the murkiness of speculation

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    November 24, 2019 by epoetus

      by Bert     This is a complicated story that is inextricably tied to Bolivia’s history as a former …
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  4. OK, Boomers! Have the Corporate Establishment neoliberal Democrats dialed the “Money in Politics” control up to a “freaking the f#&k out!” eleven (11) already?

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    November 17, 2019 by epoetus

    By Bert     So sad. You’d think they’d have more faith in the existing field of “Sleepy Joe’s” and …
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  5. Pass SB 5811 So WA Can Access Best EVs

    November 16, 2019 by stephenshubert

    We had better get with electric cars ASAP – the environmental damage caused by carbon and other green house gases has …
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  6. We are part of the revolution: ”OK Billionaire: Rebecca Solnit on the Self-Pity of the Very Rich”

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    November 10, 2019 by epoetus

        Rebecca Solnit, famous for her feminist article and book “Men Explain Things To Me,” just published a brilliant …
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  7. What is the deal with the trade agreements?

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    November 2, 2019 by epoetus

    And the trade wars? And the agreements regarding asylum seekers?     #45IdiOTUS has promoted a fictional narrative that it …
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  8. The revolution is here — Democrats ignore it at their peril

    November 1, 2019 by epoetus

    NOTE: this is an excerpt from the Alternet article by the same title.  The link to the Alternet article is …
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  9. The Danger of Doing Nothing: The Ostrich’s Head in the Sand

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    October 26, 2019 by epoetus

      Doing nothing in our current political climate is like saying you’re not a racist (see previous post on 9/16/2019 …
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  10. The Many Ways Single Payer pays for itself and saves you money

    October 22, 2019 by stephenshubert

    There have been a thousand lies told about single payer and how “unaffordable” it is.  Well, if you read the …
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