Day: January 13, 2011

What Eisenhower Got Wrong

Ike was good for his kind but not so good as to rise above the interests of his class and especially those of the elites that truly ran the show.  And his inbred anti-communism clouded his vision. By David Swanson  [print_link] January 13, 2011 Fifty years ago this Monday, President Dwight Eisenhower gave a farewell address in which he famously warned ofContinue reading

SCUMWATCH: Limbaugh's venom

The Poison Of Limbaugh—Andrew Sullivan, himself a longtime conservative, reacts to Limbaugh’s latest provocation.  11 JAN 2011  |  [print_link] Editor’s note: Rush Limbaugh reacted to the instantly infamous mugshot of Jared Lee Loughner, the suspected gunman in the Arizona shooting, by saying that Loughner is smiling in the picture because he knows he is backed by the Democratic Party. SpeakingContinue reading