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Egberto WilliesEgberto Willies is a political activist, author, political blogger, radio show host, business owner, software developer, web designer, and mechanical engineer in Kingwood, TX. Egberto is an ardent Liberal that believes tolerance is essential. His favorite phrase is "political involvement should be a requirement for citizenship". He believes that we must get away from the current policies that reward those who simply move money/capital and produce nothing tangible for our society. If a change in policy does not occur, America will be no different than many oligarchic societies where a few are able to accumulate wealth while the rest are left out because it is mathematically impossible to catch up.

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Paul Ryan's High-Risk Pools in Trumpcare is corporate welfare & hurts Americans (VIDEO) It is important that we understand that High-Risk Pools are nothing more that corporate welfare for insurance companies that ultimately we all pay for in addition to paying for our own insurance premiums.

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MSNBC Ali Velshi destroys GOP Congressman lies about Obamacare & Single-Payer healthcare (VIDEO) Ali Velshi methodically schooled Right Wing Congressman Jim Jordan by refuting his lies with authority as fast as the Congressman let them out. Velshi is what a journalist looks like in action.

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Chris Hayes excoriates Trump: 'The White House is full of it' & 'BS is part of its DNA' (VIDEO) Chris Hayes did not pull any punches as he completely eviscerated the Trump administration for a White House defined by lies.

Replace Insecure https://i.ytimg.com/vi/ickMOziCiDo/mqdefault.jpg Tuesday, March 7, 2017 (1 comments)     

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CNN sticks it to the president where it matters most to him Trump had the signing of his signature Muslim Ban Executive Order in private, in hiding. Following, he released the photos. CNN threw a wrench in his gears. They did not acquiesce to Trump's cowardliness and refused to air any of the pictures.

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The resistance is real and we are living it in Texas (VIDEO Donald Trump presents a silver lining that if realized may be the panacea for a red state like Texas and other red states as well. In an odd kind of way, Trump just may be the catalyst the Progressive movement needed.

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Al Franken defines Trump actions as terroristic and then pulls back when Jake Tapper got it Senator Al Franken makes a connection with the actions of the Trump administration and the terrorization of people. It is important that Americans understand precisely the importance of what Franken said.

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Conservative Republican: Don't blame Obama for coal country's problem Donald Trump played games with the residents of coal country. What will they do when they realize they were used and will get hurt by his policies?

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Chuck Todd embarrassed Vice President Mike Pence with his own words When Chuck Todd used Mike Pence's words against him, he displayed an embarrassed smile but amazingly reverted to form after a few seconds.

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My shocking interview with a Trump voter at Muslim Ban protest in Houston This Trump voter makes it clear to me that one can have a degree of intelligence but still fall for the trappings of a false narrative that premises one's condition. That is the battle that we must fight.

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Watch Donald Trump explode on CNN journalist at press conference (VIDEO) Donald Trump illustrates how he will be dealing with the press. He went after CNN and Buzzfeed and threatened them.

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MSNBC Ali Velshi's real journalism slams Congressman's Obamacare lie in real time Ali Velshi shows what journalism is all about as he challenged lying Congressman Tom Cole, Republican of Oklahoma, who attempted to malign Obamacare.

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This is what I intend to do in the age of Trump It is important that Progressives not lose hope. If we stop doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results, we will do fine.

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Donald Trump, the undemocratically illegitimate president America awoke to another undemocratically illegitimate president on November 9th, President-Elect Trump; two in five defective elections? As sad as it is we must be proactive.

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Joy-Ann Reid's most prescient message to voters who elected Trump Joy-ann Reid in a well-designed message articulates perfectly what the election of Donald Trumps really means as she points out the sad realities Trump voters may not have considered. It is powerful.

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Fareed Zakaria: Trump 'is a cancer on American democracy. That is why I will vote against him.' CNN's Fareed Zakaria made the case why it is imperative that Donald Trump must not be elected President of the United States. Anyone who listens to him or reads the transcript cannot truthfully dispute his conclusion. "Your view of Hillary Clinton is irrelevant. Donald Trump is not a normal candidate. He is a danger to American democracy. And that is why I will vote against him on Tuesday."

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Bill Maher slams evangelicals: Their Trump support proves who they really are Bill Maher in this New Rule slammed evangelicals like no other as he made it clear that their support for Donald Trump made them irrelevant as values voters. They sold out the morality they purported to have.

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Spy Tells FBI there was a Russian Operation to Cultivate Donald Trump Donald Trump defended Russia's Vladimir Putin throughout his campaign. The media ignored the thickening smoke but seem to be dipping their toes, however timid, into this potentially explosive matter.

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Tapper confronts Conway w/video of her calling Trump a whiner & then counter's her mindless spin Jake Taper once again stopped the typical Kellyanne Conway spin, the fallacy of a rigged election and comparison with former vice president Al Gore.

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Obama indicted the GOP in Columbus speech: Family Values Party and this is who you nominated? President Obama indicated the GOP in a speech he gave in Columbus where he blasted the GOP for their intransigence and for creating Trump. He did not pull any punches.

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My conversation with a police officer about the killing of black men, policing, and more A Houston cop was the first caller to my Politics Done Right show and had a lot to say. The snippet is the frank and productive discussion about policing, the killing of black men, and a bit more.

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Charles Belk, a black man wronged by police used the experience to get the law changed (VIDEO) When Charles Belk was wronged by the Beverly Hills police, he found out the problem was deeper than systemic racism, and he chose to solve it immediately.

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Obama lays into Trump's faux populism in Canadian press conference (VIDEO) President Obama knocked the inference of Donald Trump's populism with reality based facts.

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Interview with the undocumented valedictorians who created a firestorm (VIDEO) Larissa Martinez and Mayte Lara Ibarra were the valedictorians in McKinney and Austin, Texas respectively. I interviewed them discussing their story and their courage.

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Two Bernie Sanders supporters discuss the 'AfterBern' -- What is next? (VIDEO) Two Bernie Sanders supporters have a frank discussion about Bernie Sanders as they also entertain calls.

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'Scary' Trump supporter called me after reading blog I wrote about her The blog post I wrote about her went semi viral. When she was made aware of it, she called. We had an interesting discussion.

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Sanders operative Angie Morelli tells Politics Done Right what really happened in Nevada (VIDEO) Angie Morelli was the guest on Politics Done Right. She wanted to correct the mainstream media's false narrative that was attempting to malign Sanders.

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A sustainable progressive revolution requires patience and reality based pragmatism Many progressives get excited during election season. They retreat back into their bunkers irrespective of election outcome. The reality is that change is slow and requires a lot of work. And most of that work is not flashy, sexy, nor exciting. It requires dedication and perseverance.

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Our Capitalism is more Indentured Servitude than Free Enterprise (VIDEO) We are indoctrinated into the belief that capitalism and free enterprise is synonymous. That is not the case.

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Does Bernie Sanders' Single-Payer/Medicare-for-all sound good now? It is imperative that Americans understand that our medical system is in chaos on purpose. It is wealth transfer engine from the masses to a few.

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Comedian 'Journalist' use his Democracy Spring arrest to slam the media Lee Camp was arrested in at Democracy Spring. He used that arrest to accentuate the corruption within our media.

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NEH Citizenship Under Siege Open Forum presented by Lone Star Center for Civic Engagement Most who read this were not able to attend this forum in Houston, Texas, enough is presented here for you to enlighten you on inequality, its causes, and possible solutions. Remember to share the experience.

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The media & establishment stealth attack on progressive movement exposed Fairness & Accuracy in Reporting (FAIR) sent out a recent email blast that is concerning. The stealth attack on the real progressive movement comes from all directions. It even comes from parts of the media that are considered Liberal.

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Media coverage of most issues illustrates a derelict traditional mainstream media The mainstream media has failed. It is up to citizen journalists through ad hoc networks to get the real news that affect us all out.

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Conservative columnist's mea culpa: No, Not Trump, Not ever Those who know that Donald Trump is an aberration may enjoy David Brook's recent column. It is an elitist mea culpa that stinks of anti-democracy. Brook's column, "No, Not Trump, Not ever" is the perfect read to understand the elitist nature of the mainstream media.

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Bernie Sanders supporters must remain the alter ego of the Democratic Party We discuss the implications of Hillary Clinton's sweep last Tuesday, Bernie Sanders' prospects, and the options for the Bernie Sanders revolution.

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Bernie Sanders & Donald Trump redefining gatekeepers? (VIDEO) Our political system is in need of a shake up. This may be the year.

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Current Republican voting patterns should put Democrats on notice We discuss live about the possibility that Donald Trump could become president given the current voting patterns in the primaries.

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Two Scandinavian journalists discuss European views of Sanders, Trump, & US Electorate As much as I try to make this a Donald Trump free zone it is impossible. Anyway, Politics Done Right is honored to have two European journalists, specifically Scandinavian journalists in the studio. Their impressions is worth a listen.

Daniel Lee Sunday, February 14, 2016 (2 comments)     

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Daniel Lee - A grassroots activist positions himself to make a difference Daniel Lee did something that one hopes many more grassroots activists would do, enter electoral politics. It is the next stage of the movement.

President Obama wipes tears Tuesday, January 5, 2016 (6 comments)     

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President Obama shed tears in his 'action to reduce gun violence' speech President Obama's White House speech as he signs new executive order on gun control.

Americans Anger Profile Tuesday, January 5, 2016 (4 comments)     

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This is why white Americans are angrier Chuck Todd gave some results of an Esquire Magazine poll that to many seemed shocking. The angriest Americans are white Americans. Latino and black Americans were not nearly as angry.

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Reaction to France's 9/11 in Paris is dej- vu ISIS has no Air Force. ISIS has no Navy. ISIS has no standing army. They buy weapons from the West. A war is simply a marketing bonanza for weapons manufacturers, who supply both sides as families on all sides are destroyed. Will we allow ourselves to be played again?

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Are liberals living in their own bubble? A warning to those who believe Hillary Clinton is a shoo-in.