Moral Outrage
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Archive for September 2012

Mitt Romney raw and unplugged

September 18, 2012

Seven weeks before voters decide on their next president, a secretly recorded video threatens to further undo Republican candidate Mitt Romney by portraying him as out of touch with ordinary Americans. Taped with a hidden camera at a private fund-raising event in May, the video shows Romney telling his millionaire donors that nearly half of […]

Who benefits from the War on Terror?

September 10, 2012

Johnny Barber writes from Kabul: On September 11th, 2001, George W. Bush announced, “We are at war. Somebody is going to pay.” Eleven years later, we are still paying. Bullets, mortars and drones are still extracting payment. Thousands, tens of thousands, millions have paid in full. Children and even those yet to be born in […]

Corporations are not people

September 6, 2012

“Corporations are not people. “People have hearts, they have kids, they get jobs, they get sick, they cry, they dance. They live, they love, and they die. “And that matters, because we don’t run this country for corporations, we run it for people.” “People feel like the system is rigged against them. And here’s the […]