Politics and Life are One

by baldilocks A lot of my friends on Facebook say that they are going to “stop talking about politics,” meaning they are going to stop talking about who to vote for and about what our betters have in store for us. Too much nastiness; too many hurt feelings, they say. I must be getting old … Continue reading Politics and Life are One

Why we fight

Yesterday I was exchanging tweets with Melissa Clouthier and this rather surprising story was being discussed: CNN is teaming up with the Tea Party Express for a first-of-its-kind presidential primary debate, both organizations announced Friday. The Tea Party debate, featuring 2012 Republican presidential candidates, is scheduled for Labor Day week 2011. It will take place … Continue reading Why we fight

Yesterday’s votes demonstrate the power of the tea party

Back in September I attended the 9/12 rallies in Washington I talked to a lot of tea party members gathered at the capital and asks many questions, this was the most significant one: “Who here trusts the GOP?” Not a single hand went up, but people over and over promised me that if the GOP … Continue reading Yesterday’s votes demonstrate the power of the tea party