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Posted on: Mar 5, 2008, Source: AlterNet

For decades they've been one of the most consistent, reliable voting blocs. But what are they thinking?

Posted on: Mar 4, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Richardson advocates for a reduction in super delegates and warns that a prolonged, ugly primary fight could destroy the Democratic party.

Posted on: Mar 3, 2008, Source: AlterNet

"Super Size Me" director Morgan Spurlock sets off to do what the CIA, FBI and countless bounty hunters have failed to do.

Posted on: Mar 3, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Don't you just hate when some upstart comes along and threatens your best-laid plans?

Posted on: Feb 29, 2008, Source: AlterNet

"Check on who you're voting for. Does that person really truly believe that we are all equal under the law?," Ellen asks.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Dana Jill Simpson says if Karl Rove wants to deny he ever worked with her, he ought to say it under oath.

Posted on: Feb 26, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Camp tells a befuddled Fox anchor that his network is "just a festival of ignorance."

Posted on: Feb 26, 2008, Source: AlterNet

It's unclear what Dodd's task will be with the campaign or if he'll be hitting the last two New England states still awaiting primaries next week.

Posted on: Feb 25, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Is Don Siegelman in prison because he's a criminal or because he belonged to the wrong political party in Alabama?

Posted on: Feb 24, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Some political humor highlights from Jon Stewart's opening monologue at the Oscars.

Posted on: Feb 23, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Moore insists it would be a "ratings grabber".

Posted on: Feb 21, 2008, Source: AlterNet

In an ironic twist, Olbermann used the words of President Bush to excoriate O'Reilly's insensitive remark.

Posted on: Feb 20, 2008, Source: AlterNet

David Letterman fires off seven good jokes on McCain in less than a minute.

Posted on: Feb 19, 2008, Source: AlterNet

A song for one of those 795 Democratic Party insiders who put the mock in Democracy.

Posted on: Feb 19, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Christian conservatives are predicting a looming catastrophe as birthrates fall in Europe.

Posted on: Feb 18, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Marisa Tomei, Danny Glover, Josh Brolin and many more join Howard Zinn to celebrate some of America's frequently overlooked heroes.

Posted on: Feb 18, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Anything as earnest as Will.i.Am's "Yes We Can" Obama video was inevitably going to be parodied ad nauseam. Still, this one is pretty clever.

Posted on: Feb 16, 2008, Source: AlterNet

When John McCain tries to talk about economics he tends to sound confused and unintelligent, just like someone else you may remember.

Posted on: Feb 16, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Barkley also reiterated a claim he has made before regarding his intention to run for governor of Alabama.

Posted on: Feb 15, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Obama is asked by fawning press, "Are you comfortable?" Meanwhile, Hillary insists she had always planned on getting blown out in ten straight states.

Posted on: Feb 15, 2008, Source: AlterNet

That the President was willing to veto this eavesdropping, means there is no threat to the legitimate counter-terror efforts underway.

Posted on: Feb 14, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The voices aligned with the status quo, big money and special interests who most want to "stay the course" in November have their say.

Posted on: Feb 14, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Find out what the experts have to say...

Posted on: Feb 13, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Which means, the best scenario for Clinton is for her to keep it close and hope that her super delegate advantage makes the difference.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2008, Source: AlterNet

After tonight, Obama will be ahead of Hillary in pledged delegates even with Florida and Michigan included.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2008, Source: AlterNet

While most Americans aren't paying attention, the US, France and Russia are selling nuclear technology to the highest bidders.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Obama's not the only one to have fans singing his speeches.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Could these Democratic party insiders throw the convention into disarray?

Posted on: Feb 10, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Naomi Wolf causes Fox anchor Shepard Smith to get all flustered and yell, "Don't you Fox on me!"

Posted on: Feb 9, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Ferguson rails against the network he says is dedicated entirely to "making stuff up."

Posted on: Feb 6, 2008, Source: AlterNet

"You know tonight we are hearing the voices of people across America, people of all ages, of all colors, all faiths and all walks of life."

Posted on: Feb 6, 2008, Source: AlterNet

I have no idea if anything substantial will emerge from this but it's still a great story and a positive development.

Posted on: Feb 6, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Obama nonetheless exhorted his supporters to "go to work," saying the race is about pushing the country past divisions.

Posted on: Feb 5, 2008, Source: AlterNet

This unearthed footage of McCain from the 90s reveals the depths of his hypocrisy.

Posted on: Feb 5, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Air America's Sam Seder confronts some woefully ignorant John McCain supporters, then again, is there another kind?

Posted on: Feb 4, 2008, Source: AlterNet

"Homeless Hero" tells the story of Cheri Honkala's rise from homelessness to the leadership of a growing popular movement in America.

Posted on: Feb 3, 2008, Source: AlterNet

A California voter registered as "Decline-to-State" wants to vote for a Democratic presidential candidate: hilarity ensues.

Posted on: Feb 2, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Fueling candidates like Edwards are the foot soldiers of the progressive battle—bloggers and other political outsiders.

Posted on: Jan 31, 2008, Source: AlterNet

"We must do better, if we want to live up to the great promise of this country that we all love so much."

Posted on: Jan 29, 2008, Source: AlterNet

It's funny cause it's true.

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