Stories by Cliff Schecter

 Cliff Schecter is an author, pundit and public relations strategist whose firm Libertas, LLC handles media relations for political, corporate and non-profit clients.  Follow him on Twitter:[email protected] subscribe to Cliff Schecter's feed

Posted on: Mar 5, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Unlike most gun owners, they're fighting to keep the gun-show loophole open.

Posted on: Jul 22, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The NRA’s membership agrees with most Americans that our gun laws should protect our families, not the financial interests of a clique of elites.

Posted on: Apr 25, 2012, Source: AlterNet

By any measure; economically, morally, democratically, we are the worse for pot prohibition.

Posted on: Jul 20, 2011, Source: AlterNet

The Republican Party no longer has Americans' best interests at heart, and we are suffering because of it.

Posted on: Jul 15, 2011, Source: AlterNet

How conservatives- and professional athletes - use "God" to justify invalid arguments and fend off criticism.

Posted on: Jun 27, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Change is necessary, no it doesn't need to come in the form of some Randian version of public schooling.

Posted on: Jun 4, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

The culture war flips on McCain.

Posted on: May 8, 2008, Source: Cliff Schecter's Blog

Republicans face tough times at the polls this November.

Posted on: May 2, 2008, Source: Cliff Schecter's Blog

No Child Left Behind fails again. This time to the tune of $1 billion.

Posted on: May 1, 2008, Source: Cliff Schecter's Blog

Iraqis are opposed to plans to use their oil to finance the US occupation.

Posted on: Apr 30, 2008, Source: Cliff Schecter's Blog

Secretary Gates has some curious ideas as to what constitutes military escalation.

Posted on: Apr 20, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Reporters told <i>Real McCain</i> author Schecter that the McCains were estranged and that the senator frequented Hanoi's red light district.

Posted on: Apr 9, 2008, Source: PoliPoint Press

McCain's official calendar says he was in California on the day of a key security vote, but he was actually in the Senate, voting on 15 other bills.

Posted on: Apr 4, 2008, Source: Cliff Schecter's Blog

And why would such hostility be foisted upon such a swell gent? Could it be his vote against making MLK Day a holiday in 1983?

Posted on: Mar 28, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Much of McCain's madness has been lost in the fog of the ongoing battle for the Democratic nomination -- so here's a recap of what you've missed.

Posted on: Jan 11, 2008, Source: Cliff Schecter's Blog

Today marks the 6th Anniversary of when our democracy was officially put in shackles under cover of the night.

Posted on: Jan 8, 2008, Source: Cliff Schecter's Blog

They've shown their true colors to all Democrats, Ron Paul supporters, Huckabee supporters, etc.

Posted on: Jan 6, 2008, Source: Cliff Schecter's Blog

This is the real Rudy Giuliani. A man who wants to be President and has 9/11 Tourette's Syndrome.

Posted on: Jan 2, 2008, Source: Cliff Schecter's Blog

This is important. It is disturbing. And it is necessary to watch.

Posted on: Dec 31, 2007, Source: Cliff Schecter's Blog

Yes, we're fighting them over there so we don't have to...let our soldiers survive and prosper over here?