Posts Tagged: progressive movement

We Should Be More Like Sweden: Gov May Use Army Against Immigrant Gangs

Published by Front Page Mag By Daniel Greenfield Progressives say we should be more like Sweden. That means turning our country into a hopeless hellhole where the native population is overtaxed and terrorized by warring foreign gangs. We’re getting there too. What should we do? Maybe we should be more like Sweden? Sweden will do… Read more »

Far Left NYC Mayor Gives Himself $33,000 Raise, Promises ‘New Progressive Era’

Published by The Right Observer  Written by John S. Roberts It’s funny how lefties will complain about “wage inequality,” while those in positions of power always seem to find ways to give themselves more cash. Check out NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio… From Daily Wire: In early-February 2016, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio signed… Read more »

A Conyers Civil War in Detroit’s Dirty Dynasty

John Conyers II is out. Long live John Conyers III. After spending almost 60 years in Congress as a politician and a staffer, Rep. John Conyers II has to decide which of his many relatives to pass Michigan’s 13th congressional district to. It’s like King Lear, if Shakespeare’s fictional monarch had been forced to step… Read more »

Bernie Sanders Mixes Thanksgiving And Politics With Holiday Message Attacking GOP

I wish everyone a happy Thanksgiving. This has been a tough year, but we can move forward in a direction based on generosity and love. pic.twitter.com/LQs1MZbOHD — Bernie Sanders (@SenSanders) November 23, 2017 In a video posted to his social media accounts on Thursday, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) offered a Thanksgiving greetings accompanied by a politically charged… Read more »

Four Ann Arbor City Council Members Kneel During Pledge Of Allegiance

Four city council members in Ann Arbor, Michigan knelt for the Pledge of Allegiance after their meeting was called to order on Monday night. 5th Ward councilmen Chip Smith and Chuck Warpehoski were joined by 1st Ward council members Sumi Kailasapathy and Jason Frenzel in taking a knee when it came time to recite the… Read more »

Cecile Richards: Progressives Can’t Take Back Political Power Unless They Advocate Abortion

Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards claimed Monday evening, at a conference in D.C., that progressives can’t “take back political power if we don’t also stand up every single day for reproductive healthcare including safe and legal abortion in America.”  The conference was hosted by the State Innovation Exchange (SiX), an organization that “supports state legislators… Read more »

Sanders Scare-Quotes ‘Enemy’ In Describing Soviet Union During Foreign Policy Speech

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) seemed to think Thursday that describing the Soviet Union as an “enemy” deserved scare quotes in a speech on foreign policy. Sanders delivered a speech on his vision of “progressive foreign policy” at Westminster College. “I was Mayor, as some of you may know, of the city of Burlington, Vermont,… Read more »

Spotify Now Deciding What Music Is Politically Acceptable For Listening

“Illegal content or material that favors hatred or incites violence against race, religion, sexuality, or the like is not tolerated.” Spotify—the leading on-demand music subscription company with more than 140 million users around the world—has removed some artists identified by the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) as white supremacist “hate bands” from its service in… Read more »