Leave the Jokes to the Comedians

history, presidents, late night talk show hosts, humor, liberty, immigrants, mistakes, politics in America

  Leave the Jokes to the Comedians by Amy Lignor   People fall into specific “categories.” Of course, these categories were set by someone else who basically just had a louder mouth or deeper pocket than the rest of the people speaking at the time. In this article, however, there is no such thing as […]

The Day After the Day Of

The Day After the Day Of, by Paul Ilechko, poetry, 2016 election,

  The Day After the Day Of by Paul Ilechko   The sky sheds its tears. This morning is the morning of the day after. The day of mourning, the day after the day of. I beseech the sky to shed tears in order to wash away the tears on my face.   This is […]

Introducing SMART ALEC, and the Rebirth of a Nation’s Democracy

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  Introducing SMART ALEC, and the Rebirth of a Nation’s Democracy   After years of exposing the controversial American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC)—the nation’s largest, secretive corporate spin machine and right-wing policy incubator–Matthew Charles Cardinale, the Editor of Atlanta Progressive News, became so fed up, he decided to form a progressive, grassroots, transparent alternative: SMART […]