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    Start spreading the news! Democrats flip 40th statehouse seat of the cycle

    Start spreading the news! Democrats flip 40th statehouse seat of the cycle By Carolyn Fiddler ==================================================== Good News! It's the DEMOCRATS Who Continue to Win! As more and more Americans see the true differences between Republicans and Democrats...
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    If You’ve Said This Recently to Your Daughter, You May Be Perpetuating a Cycle of Vio

    Let’s stop telling girls that boys bully them "because they like you." By Liz Posner / AlterNet November 8, 2017, 12:27 PM GMT Sexual assault has arguably become the hot-button issue of the fall. Harvey Weinstein's fall and the #MeToo social media movement have awakened many Americans to the...
  3. GordonGecko

    Tarheel State going "Blue" again this election cycle?

    RCP Average 9/23 - 10/3 -- -- 46.0 43.4 Clinton +2.6 WRAL-TV/SurveyUSA* 9/29 - 10/3 656 LV 3.9 46 44 Clinton +2 Bloomberg 9/29 - 10/2 805 LV 3.5 46 45 Clinton +1 Quinnipiac 9/27 - 10/2 535 LV 4.2 49 46 Clinton +3 Elon* 9/27 - 9/30 660 LV 3.8 45 39 Clinton +6 Gravis* 9/23 - 9/23...
  4. RosieS

    Republicans Start Every Election Cycle With Structural Advantages

    Republicans Start Every Election Cycle With Structural Advantages | More affluence, greater mid-term voter turnout, lack of real governance.... ....but wait! There's much more to discuss. At the link above. Regards from Rosie
  5. Amelia

    Some reasons I am detached about Hillary and this election cycle

    I'm reasonably sure that Hillary will be our next president, so there's no suspense to draw me into the game. I don't think she'll be a cataclysmic president -- she won't rock the boat very much if at all. She'll do okay, and her being pulled a little to the left by Warren and Sanders...
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    Minimum Wage Vicious Cycle

    The Nobel Prize liberal economist Paul Krugman recently argued that we need more government because people tend to make poor education/career decisions. Shortly after reading Krugman's case for bigger government, I read an article in the LA Times about how some people in the Philippines were...
  7. Koios

    Reverse Intro; Had a blast this election cycle.

    I've bordered on addiction to PH and need to get while the getting it good ... aka things winding down post-election. But I've had a ball and only warm regards for all with whom I've kibitzed and/or agreed with. Great site, and for me, a driving force behind my staying informed so rivals are...
  8. sparty

    media bias this election cycle

    If you don't like my source, google your own poison, liberals. Conservative leaders claim unprecedented media bias this election cycle Read more: Conservative leaders claim unprecedented media bias this election cycle | Fox News Conservative leaders claim unprecedented media bias...
  9. Granite

    Break the spend-and-borrow cycle Take a stand...make the pledge.
  10. TheHangingChad

    Fantasy Election Cycle

    Anyone interested in coming up with some rules and a layout for the political version of Fantasy Football? I throw a ton of time and interest into things like and Charlie Cooks political reporting as well as all the DC/NY punditry that I have time for. I'd love to create something...
  11. boontito

    GOP Bumper Stickers For The Next Election Cycle

    It's never too early to start campaigning. Just wondered if anyone wanted to join me as I try to help the GOP find a new slogan... GOP Bumper Stickers For The Next Election Cycle: Don't Vote For An Elitist Weenie, Bring Back Dick Cheney! My Other Car Was Paid For By The Bush Tax Cuts...
  12. nonsqtr

    the cycle of democracy

    About the time our original 13 states adopted their new Constitution, in 1787, Alexander Tyler (Tytler), a Scottish history professor at the University of Edinburgh, had this to say about the fall of the Athenian Republic some 2,000 years prior: "A democracy is always temporary in nature; it...
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    What causes the Capitalist Business Cycle

    So what does cause the Business Cycle in a capitalist system? Sorry, but this will be long because there is a lot to cover. The business cycle is the term used to describe the boom and slump nature of capitalism. Sometimes there is full employment, with workplaces producing more and more...
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    One million years political and religious unification dominant principle of our cycle

    ONE MILLION YEARS POLITICAL AND RELIGIOUS UNIFICATION DOMINANT PRINCIPLE OF OUR CYCLE Last night I watched “As It Happened: 1929-The Wall Street Crash.â€1 I could not help but reflect on the letters of Shoghi Effendi published in The World Order of Bahá'u'lláh in 1938. These letters had a...
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    Cycle of Deeds

    Cycle of Deeds The human being is entangled in the cycle of deeds called as karma chakra. The thought in the mind is the seed, which grows and generates action. The action certainly gives its result. Even if you escape the result of your action in this world you cannot escape from it in the...
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    The cycle between Hell , Earth , Heaven and Abode of God

    The cycle between Hell , Earth , Heaven and Abode of God The present devotees and the present spiritual preachers are concentrating on happiness in this life which is heaven on the earth. They are concentrating on avoiding the misery (disturbance-causing factors) which is the hell on the...