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Oh, My Bad, I Misunderstood What I Thought I Heard, but I Guess I Didn't Hear What I Thought was Said.

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Bank Regulation tightening swept under a ratty carpet.

Rahm Emmanuel, Bill Gates, Tim Geithner, Eric Holder, and the rest of the former corporate lobbyists currently installed in the Cabinet.

How about that Joe Lieberman?

And lest you forget Gay Rights & Don't Ask Don't Tell.

"Who are you going to vote for? A Republican???" They say right to our faces. Well, no, but we're sure going to stay home.

Katrina vanden Heuvel spoke today about how we all have to work harder. OK, I'm ready to work. Here's a list of questions for her.

Who will lead what's left of the progressive movement?

How to they propose to make the changes necessary?

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What would they like us to actually do that we haven't done before?

Campaign finance reform?

Do you really believe we could change corporate lobbying? You and what army?

Which Democrat will lead the effort to change the "Fillibuster Rule"?

More elections? Why can't we get the DNC to support progressives?

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The DNC/DLCC/DCC/DSCC has actively destroyed progressive candidates: Ned Lamont, Jo Sestack, et. al. and many more that spent their personal fortunes to run as Democrats, only to lose because the DNC didn't want to waste "their" money.

We gave them TWO elections just how many more do they need?

How many more of these elections will be won by the Blue Dogs? And how does THAT help?

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Faith Carr is an old, retired political activist. Started backyard farming for REAL in 2006. And for the first time we ate out of the gardens for all 12 months. The mission now is to get as many people growing food as possible. Raised beds, (more...)

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Well said, well written, timely. I'm posting this ... by thomas unger on Tuesday, Jan 5, 2010 at 11:17:43 AM
Neat piece indeed; well covered. . I, an ex-lifelo... by Rafe Pilgrim on Tuesday, Jan 5, 2010 at 11:36:37 AM
Well, Faith, you must be reading my mind. We Baby ... by James Hadstate on Tuesday, Jan 5, 2010 at 12:08:24 PM
"Change Your Voters Registration Day". It's someth... by FAITHCARR on Tuesday, Jan 5, 2010 at 12:40:48 PM
I wish there were a real alternative, but at least... by Miriam Callaghan on Tuesday, Jan 5, 2010 at 2:49:31 PM
See, I just don't understand this thinking.You fee... by wagelaborer on Wednesday, Jan 6, 2010 at 1:05:44 AM
We need a new party that is "Of, For, and By the P... by Philip Dennany on Wednesday, Jan 6, 2010 at 1:01:15 PM
I switched my voter registration last week from De... by Bryna Hellmann on Wednesday, Jan 6, 2010 at 3:10:57 AM
The progressive left needs to form an umbrella org... by Bryan Emmel on Wednesday, Jan 6, 2010 at 3:38:24 AM
It was nice that both Nader and McKinney were runn... by Jill Herendeen on Wednesday, Jan 6, 2010 at 2:30:44 PM
Looks like I'm the fool again.--Tom PettyThe Democ... by Perry Logan on Wednesday, Jan 6, 2010 at 5:59:56 AM
abandoning the Democrats and forming a third party... by Kellia Ramares on Wednesday, Jan 6, 2010 at 11:32:24 AM
First, a president is just another CEO. Knowing th... by Margaret Bassett on Wednesday, Jan 6, 2010 at 11:54:15 AM
But our current Democratic Party folk seem to have... by FAITHCARR on Wednesday, Jan 6, 2010 at 1:26:20 PM
Bryan Emmel lists factions/parties who ought to co... by Bryna Hellmann on Wednesday, Jan 6, 2010 at 1:18:24 PM
I believe "they" will keep Obama IN office in 2012... by shirley reese on Wednesday, Jan 6, 2010 at 5:26:34 PM
You nailed the mood of rank and file Dems, Faith! ... by Janis Lentz on Thursday, Jan 7, 2010 at 9:48:59 AM