Re:public — For the People Alone

Every time I hear Lawrence Lessig speak, I am deeply moved! Participate with Rootstrikers!   Related articles Lawrence Lessig Addresses What is Wrong with American Politics (itsabeautifulearth.com) Lawrence Lessig: We the People, and the Republic we must reclaim | Video on TED.com (tribuneofthepeople.com) Lawrence Lessig: We the People, and the Republic we must reclaim (baddiesboogie.com)… Continue reading

For Mom: Top 5 Social Security Myths

Periodically, the wealthy Republicans begin salivating over all of the money in the Social Security system.  They want to dump it into the free market because, as everyone knows, when we privatize non-profit administered funds into a for profit model, the wealthy can get even wealthier.  (I personally believe that’s why the Republics are pushing the “charter school” movement too… Continue reading