Social Issues

Mitch McConnell's Vision for a More Impotent Union

Mitch McConnell's Vision for a More Impotent Union
Mitch McConnell and the rest of the Republican Party know all too well that a union vote tends to be a vote for the Dems. There's a reason why they use divisive issues like guns and religion to pry precious union votes from the other side of the aisle (66 percent of union members voted for Obama in 2012). It would also be fine if union members just stayed home on election day. However, if they do, this may be the last election that there's even a union for them to identify with.
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Is Pennsylvania About to Elect Their Most Progressive Governor Ever?

Is Pennsylvania About to Elect Their Most Progressive Governor Ever?
Last week, Pennsylvania Democrats nominated Tom Wolf, a progressive, in their Governor's race. And the state isn't alone in its distancing from the "New Democrats" towards more hard-line left candidates.
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NY Gov Cuomo's Plan to Keep a Republican State Senate

NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo's new political maneuvering reveals all of the pathologies of the Democratic Party elite...looking good on social issues while cowtowing to Wall Street.
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Patrick Stewart's Powerful Response to Violence Against Women, PTSD

Patrick Stewart's Powerful Response to Violence Against Women, PTSD
"As a child, I heard in my home, doctors and ambulance men say, "Mrs. Stewart, you must have done something to provoke him; Mrs. Stewart, it takes two to make an argument." Wrong. Wrong! My mother did nothing to provoke that. And even if she had, violence is never, EVER a choice that a man should make, ever."
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