Telling the stories that the mainstream media no longer tell.

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 15 other subscribers

Archives

Categories

Follow me on Twitter

February 2016
M T W T F S S
« Jan    
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
29  

Posts tagged Political Activism

Oregon Patriots Rally For Gun Rights

GunRallyDanSandini

On Jan 19th, thousands of patriots rallied for “Guns Across America” in state capitols all across the nation, including Salem, Oregon.  They came to voice opposition to the Obama administration’s shameless exploitation of the tragic murder of innocent school children in order to punish law-abiding citizens’  by restricting their gun rights – the same administration that […]

How Conservatives Can Win

tea-party-dc-6-600x350

Obama is the symptom, not the disease. Government has grown WAY beyond its constitutional boundaries over the past century, and both parties are to blame. The Tea Party is here to demand a return to limited, constitutional government and fiscal responsibility. We are here to hold BOTH parties accountable. 2012 is only the first step […]

Followup: O’Keefe Video Forces Resignation of Rep. Moran (D-VA) Son / Field Director Within A Week Of Alleging GOP Vote Fraud

Earlier today, we covered the latest video sting by Project Veritas that implicated a sitting Congressman in potential voter fraud. Well that didn’t take very long. According to Jim Geraghty: So what has Congressman Moran been up to lately? Three prominent Virginia lawmakers are calling on the Department of Justice to investigate possible voter registration […]

Oregon TEA Party: Making Friends One Citizen at a Time

kuz and suzie

October 12, 2012, Portland Oregon:  As Mitt Romney surges ahead in the polls, more and more conservatives are coming forward to say “Hi” and inquire about the new Oregon TEA Party Freedom Bus.  As the bus prepares to head off to an event Suzie, an Oregon voter who was driving by with her dog “Rusty,” […]

Obamacare: Don’t Get Mad, Get To Work.

We took a beating.  Now it’s time to give as good as we’ve gotten, and more! Yates Walker warns at the Daily Caller: Some pundits are drawing comparisons between our current political climate and that of America just before the civil war. They’re wrong. This isn’t 1859. It’s 1775. A government is a reflection of […]

Social Media Is Key To Winning In 2012

The Social Media Revolution View on YouTube 59.5 percent of the news people get via social media is from Facebook, and most of that is from their family and friends posting new links.   A conservative who posts links on their page to news stories or quality commentary that traditional media channels ignore is doing […]

Conservatives Can Win The Meme Wars

How to turn a liberal meme back in their faces, 101. Remember Obama’s “The Life of Julia“?   Well, a few clever conservatives have given her a face:  …or at least a body: Welcome to the internet meme wars. In the hash tag wars on Twitter (see #Julia and #AttackWatch), conservatives are way ahead of […]

The Clackistani Revolt Spreads to Washington County – Kickoff April 27

cosmic rays

What shall we call them? The Washingtinians? Washingtonistas? Washahideen? Anyway, they’re fighting back against an oppressive government just like in Clackistan, and they need your support. Check out their website – www.swrailvote.org – and check out their kickoff event TONIGHT: Dear friends of SW Rail Vote Pac, This notice is to let you know that […]

@anthropocon produces a typographical portrait of @andrewbreitbart

  At BlogCon 2012 in Charlotte, NC, this portrait was presented to the Breitbart.com staff. Like this:Like Loading…

James O’Keefe Makes His Triumphant Return To Oregon. Should Portland Politicians Worry?

On April 14, Oregon Tea Party will host the 4th Annual Tax Day Tea Party Rally. This year’s event will be a little bit different. The rally will be indoors, and will feature nationally renowned citizen journalist James O’Keefe. Also invited is Breitbart.tv Editor in Chief Larry O’Connor. Word is James will have something pretty […]

» Saturday Night Card Game (Repeat after me: “The Shirley Sherrod tape was not misleading”) – Le·gal In·sur·rec·tion

» Saturday Night Card Game (Repeat after me: “The Shirley Sherrod tape was not misleading”) – Le·gal In·sur·rec·tion

With Andrew Breitbart’s death this week, one of the most persistent falsehoods has resurfaced, the claim that the original tape released of Shirley Sherrod’s speech to an NAACP Chapter was misleading or defamatory in that it did not reveal that Sherrod’s discrimination against a white farmer was long ago, that she ended up helping him, and that […]

Conservatives Mourn The Loss Of Patriot Journalist Andrew Breitbart

6a00d8341c60bf53ef016302437ab5970d-600wi

This is a sad day for the conservative movement, and for the citizen journalist community especially.  Andrew Breitbart was our hero. I can hardly believe it. My husband came in this morning and told me while I was half asleep that Andrew Breitbart had passed.  I went cold at the news and my first thought was, […]

I’m in jail; can I still vote for Barry?

I’m in jail; can I still vote for Barry?

Animal “rights”, meet Facebook.  This well-rounded and caring individual who loves animals set up a Facebook page for like-minded folks. “I would like to create an online community on facebook whi8ch [sic] would allow me to find someone who is willing to kill someone wearing fur toward the end of October 2011 or early November 2011 or possibly […]

Guest Post: Grassroots Activism 101 (or why you want to be a PCP)

HelpWanted

Guest post by Sandy Raddue Are you watching all the politics around you, throwing up your hands in disgust? You know the problem is with “the party”, and “the establishment”, so it’s just the way it is. Nothing you can do. YOU’RE WRONG. You can get involved. No, not by running for public office. Well, […]

Why Conservatives Hate Politics

Tea Party Logo

Polls consistently show that the majority of Americans consider themselves to be conservative.  Then how is it that our nation seems on a nearly irreversible trajectory towards Leftism?   Quite simply, despite the recent rise of the Tea Party, most of the “silent majority” still remains detached from the fight. Political activism is difficult for […]

This site sponsored by:

YOU! Your message could reach thousands of online consumers. Click CONTACT to inquire about advertising rates.

Paid advertisement

  • Private Health Insurance Premiums and Federal Policy February 12, 2016
    Although premiums for private insurance have grown relatively slowly in recent years, they have usually grown faster than the economy as a whole and thus faster than average income. CBO and JCT expect them to grow at similar rates over the next decade—by about 5 percent per year, on average, or about 2 percentage points […]
  • Inslee Supports Clinton As Battle for Superdelegates Intensifies February 12, 2016
    Inslee is one of the 712 superdelegates – elected officials and party leaders who are free to vote for whoever they want during the primary and caucus process regardless of the popular vote. 2,382 delegates are needed to win the nomination. MoveOn.Org Political Action and a coalition of Sanders fans launched separate petitions calling on […]
  • Initiative 1433 Campaign Kicks Off March 5 February 12, 2016
    Filed last month and supported by Raise Up Washington — a coalition of union, faith and community organizations — I-1433 would raise the state minimum wage incrementally to $13.50 and provide opportunities to earn up to seven days of paid sick and safe leave per year for employees who currently lack that benefit. Unions throughout […]
  • Today’s Top 3 International Stories: Syria, Nigeria & Iraq February 11, 2016
    1) The UN Security Council is pushing Russia to end its air campaign against “militants” in Aleppo, Syria on behalf of the Syrian government. More than 50,000 Syrians have fled and over 500 are reported dead. It is estimated more than 300,000 people are still trapped in Aleppo and most water supplies to civilians left […]
  • Today’s Top 3 International Stories: Syria, Turkey & Zika February 1, 2016
    1) After an entire week’s delay, Syrian opposition finally in Geneva for UN-run peace talks, despite a suicide attack by ISIS over the weekend which killed over 40 people. The UN hopes to find agreements on humanitarian aid and prisoner exchanges, but any progress, no matter how small, will be a victory at this point. […]
  • Today’s Top 3 International Stories: Russia, Syria & the Refugee Crisis January 28, 2016
    1) Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has called for a new “Reset” with the West, erasing the previous U.S. Reset on Russian relations under Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in 2009. Lavrov made clear that the reset would take place on Moscow’s terms and would ignore many contentious issues with the U.S. such as the […]
  • DC Ridership Falls Despite Population Growth February 12, 2016
    As the Antiplanner noted last week, Los Angeles is not the only region experiencing declining transit ridership. Another is Washington, DC, where a recent report from the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA aka Metro) revealed that ridership has fallen to the lowest level since 2004. The agency’s financial situation is so bad that WMATA’s […]
  • The Future of Federal Lands February 11, 2016
    The Antiplanner was in Washington, DC on Tuesday to testify before the Federal Land Action Group, an unofficial Congressional committee made up of representatives from western states who support more local control of federal lands. Several of the committee members expressed the opinion that federal land would be better managed by the states because the […]
  • Low Fares Beat Steel Wheels February 10, 2016
    Last week, the Antiplanner highlighted an LA Times story showing that Los Angeles transit ridership was dropping despite billions being spent on transit improvements. A blogger named Ethan Elkind wrote a response arguing that a graph in the Times story was unfair because it showed that Los Angeles transit ridership peaked in 1985. That high […]