1. Ralph47

    The Left's Red Herring Politics

    It is so STUPID in the FL race for Governor. The Dems are bringing up stuff and diverting from actual issues with crap that has absolutely NOTHING to do with State governance!!! :rolleyes: Examples: One Dem's commercial states: "I will stand up to Trump and the NRA" - not a single thing...
  2. tecoyah

    No room left.

    It seems the Republican party and base have evolved beyond conservatism into ....whatever is now stands for. This leaves people like me, Collins, Corker, McCain....etc...out in the cold. The plethora of retirements and upcoming defection do not bode well and many voters (people I know) are...
  3. reedak

    1962 border war left deep, wide scar in Indian psyche

    1. Brahma Chellaney is professor of strategic studies at the New Delhi-based Center for Policy Research and fellow at the Robert Bosch Academy in Berlin. The following are excerpts from his June 18, 2017 article under the headline China is grabbing Himalayan land - Taipei Times (Begin...
  4. arcturus88

    the White Left...

    The Chinese called it. I'm experiencing an increasing respect for these people: 'White Left' Becomes Popular New Insult In China For Mocking Naive Leftists [/COLOR]
  5. Salty

    Austin Man Dies 20 Years After Shooting Left Him Paralyzed Read more: http://www.dna

    I put this in the history forum because it's not exactly a current event. Just wanted to stimulate a conversation about what we can really do, or what we should do if anything about gangs. Gang violence in general terrorizing neighborhoods. I don't know if this story is gang related but it's...
  6. bluefig

    Do the Left and Right share any common values?

    Everyone discusses all the differences between the Left and the Right, and even what those terms mean. But, when it comes to basic values in life, what, if any, values do both the Left and the Right share? Feel free do define or redefine Left and Right as you see fit. I would like to know what...
  7. myp

    Left opposition wins over austerity disappointment with Merkel

    The left opposition won in a crushing defeat for conservatives in North Rhine-Westphalia, a large German state. The election leaves Merkel in a weakened position despite continued popularity for continuing German economic strength. It will be interesting when it comes to her reelection. That...
  8. DodgeFB

    Kipping Violent Talk on the Left

    Kipping Violent Talk on the Left On Labor Day, Teamsters President James Hoffa Jr. was in Detroit addressing a rally starring the president. Hoffa told Obama there was a "war on workers," and the unions were Obama's "army." He said: "We are ready to march. Let's take these sons of bitches...
  9. C

    The Left, supportive of Obama TSA, opposed all anti-terror measures under Bush

    HEADLINE: The Left, supportive of Obama TSA, opposed all anti-terror measures under Bush OVERVIEW: The Left, now supportive of Obama's anti-constitutional TSA, used to always be against Bush when he enacted his anti-terror measures, proving how hypocritical liberals are. LINK...
  10. C

    What the World Needs is a Spiritual Left

    Today, sadly, it’s the religious right, the fascist fundamentalists who are out there politically “witnessing” to their faith and boldly getting in the face of society on a variety of issues. It hasn’t always been this way, no, religion isn’t always a reactionary force for bigotry and the status...
  11. Dirk

    What is the left? (spin-off thread)

    There aren't enough leftists in the Democratic Party to have any influence on policy/legislation.