Compare the 1912 Election

Compare the 1912 Election

Compare the 1912 Elections with the 2012 Elections Ralph Nader December 31, 2012 Before the electoral year of 2012 slinks into history, it is worth a comparative glance back to the electoral year of 1912 to give us some jolting perspective on how degraded our...

Nader – A Sales Tax on Stock Trades

Ralph Nader on a simple way to avoid the fiscal cliff: Tax stock trades Ralph Nader Article originally published in The Washington Post on December 2, 2012 In the debate over the “fiscal cliff,” President Obama and congressional Republicans have returned to the...

Wedge Issues

8-6-12 I get emails like this almost every day: Dear Mr. Deal, In making my decision about voting, I have these questions to ask of you. What is your position on abortion, cutting taxes, gun rights, gay marriage, and the death penalty. These are the wedge issues....

Corporations Are Not People

THE CORPORATION BLOG LA City Council Votes Unanimously Against Corporate Personhood Sandy Haksi, December 13, 2011 On December 6, 2011, Los Angeles became the first major US city to say that constitutional rights should be for actual flesh-and-blood human beings only,...