Tag Archives: Rachel Maddow

Creeping Authoritarianism

Creeping authoritarianism….Russia, Hungary, Poland and other authoritarian-type governments are taking control of media, the judiciary, and other institutions that threaten their autocracy. Could it happen here? Think of Gov. DeSantis of Florida trying to take over the educational system in … Continue reading

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Where are Merrick Garland and the U.S. Justice Apartment When It Comes To Prosecution of Obvious Crimes? Why Does he seem to be sitting on his hands as Trump and his cronies Go Unpunished?   Rachel’s Comments Are From Last … Continue reading

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How the Fix Was In

Amazing interview by Rachel Maddow (and Claire McCaskill) of Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.} on how the fix was in on the Impeachment trial and future legislation. This explains how big money controls Washington…. This is a must-see. …..Needs to be … Continue reading

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The Battle Rages On

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Senate Stuck in Quicksand of Record Filibusters

by Arlen Grossman/ The Big Picture Report In just one more of numerous examples, the U.S. Senate vote Monday on the so-called “Buffett Rule” provided more evidence of the dysfunctional mess that is supposed to be our democratic political system. … Continue reading

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Are You Frogs Feeling Warm in This Pot?

Even Bush and Cheney wouldn’t (or couldn’t) go this far in disregarding the Bill of Rights. President Obama says you can be indefinitely imprisoned without charges for crimes you might commit in the future. Hang on as we descend into … Continue reading

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The Elite Class: “Too Big to Jail”

Glenn Greenwald explains the how and why the elites have escaped accountability, beginning with the pardon of Richard Nixon. From Firedog Lake TV

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