Monthly Archives: September 2014

Why won’t Congress debate the ISIS war?

Jon Stewart quotes a regressive House member, noting their strategy is to avoid a debate at all costs: “At a time of war our Congressional inaction is pure political calculation.” This after all the regressive rhetoric that they would like … Continue reading

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Who will pay for the zero marginal cost society?

<div _emptydescriptionerrormessage="Please write something for your reply." _setvalueurl="http://integralpostmetaphysics.ning.com/forum/comment/update?id=5301756%3AComment%3A58716&quot; _value=" From this article, “Who will pay for the zero marginal cost society?”: “The first concern that arose in my mind as I began reading the book was simple and likely one that … Continue reading

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Maher’s new rule on liberal judgment

This is not liberal relativism incapable of passing judgment on other cultures or practices. Everyone is not ok just as they are, and Maher makes no bones about it. And reams those so-called liberals that cannot so adjudicate.

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William Desmond

Balder started a new IPS thread on the above. Some of my comments so far follow. It does sound like a lot of the various and sundry contemporary philosophies we’ve discussed in the forum. All of which could be considered … Continue reading

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Obamacare is reducing the growth of healthcare spending

See this article. More facts to hammer home for the upcoming election, and why progressives should proudly support Obamacare as part of their campaign. This chart shows the CBO’s projected Medicare costs, and how those costs have been revised based … Continue reading

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Obamacare saves hospitals $5.7 billion

This election regressives will ignore facts like the following, while progressives must hammer them home. See this article, which states that according to Health and Human Services hospitals will save this amount due to typically unpaid hospital bills being paid … Continue reading

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Senator Warren calls for investigation of the NY Fed

Following up on the last post, Senators Warren and Brown, both members of the banking committee, are calling for an investigation of the NY Fed in light of Segarra’s recordings. She reiterates that this sort of Wall Street ass-licking by … Continue reading

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The Fed is corrupted by its Wall Street targets

This is a fascinating story on the corruption in the New York Fed, tasked with investigating Wall Street conflicts of interest. The Fed realized that their own investigators were too deferential to Wall Street, often looking the other way, or … Continue reading

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Regressive morality

From Robert Reich’s FB page: “At yesterday’s Values Voter Summit – the annual gathering of social conservatives that’s a critical step for Republican presidential hopefuls – Texas Senator Ted Cruz told the redemptive story of his alcoholic parents to show … Continue reading

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Stewart to Fox News: "Fuck you and all your false patriotism"

Recall Colbert on this story. Stewart takes it on too, noting that “diseased minds” are behind this nonsense. He tell Fox News: “Fuck you.” It’s the only reasonable way to deal with these sick fucks. http://media.mtvnservices.com/embed/mgid:arc:video:thedailyshow.com:18f560ce-c977-45f3-98f0-70bb0c443fa6 The Daily ShowGet More: … Continue reading

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