"...Richard Nixon was the first to try to shut down public broadcasting...Ronald Reagan and Newt Gingrich tried to gut public broadcasting, too, and the George W. Bush White House had more sleazy operatives than the KGB working on it...."
But what's happening now is the worst yet.
PLEASE. GO. READ.
Saturday, March 12, 2011
As Jim Hightower explains it, is that “the wealthiest 1 percent of Americans possess more net worth today than the bottom 90 percent of us combined. Worse, these privileged few and their political henchmen have structured a new economic ‘normal’ of long-term joblessness, low wages, no benefits or worker rights, miserly public services, and a steadily widening chasm between the rich and the rest of us.” We must restore sanity to this nation.