2 minutes ago.
Are "gun-rights" advocates who say they "need" combat-style weaponry to "protect the nation from dictatorship" dangerous anarchists who are endangering the REAL Second-Amendment rights of law-abiding Americans with their paranoid, anti-government rants?
Posts: 2017 - None of the recent suggested actions by the President or the Biden task force concerning universal background checks or the regulation of military-style weapons and high-capacity magazines poses a...
35 minutes ago.
Daily breaking news and news the liberal media doesn't want you to know, won't report, or just daily news issues.
Posts: 1921 - Americans for many years have had to rely on left leaning biased news reporting from liberal media such as NBC, ABC, and CBS and the New York Times.
4 hours ago.
When should a person be punished for stating an opinion?
Posts: 13 - As many people might know, 'Duck Dynasty' star Phil Robertson gave an interview to GQ Magazine and gave his colorful opinion on different social topic.
7 hours ago.
Is the use of fake names and anonymous remarks by posters actually counter-productive to adult discussion of important national or state issues?
Posts: 566 - While I understand that some posters feel the need for security because they might not want their employers or social contacts to know their views, it's possible that the overuse of such devices...
1 day ago.
Posts: 191 - Offshore wind farms from New Jersey to Virginia took a big step closer to reality with the completion of a review that showed the renewable energy source would not cause major environmental damage,...
4 days ago.
Obamacare is not "FREE" health care
Posts: 375 - People have finally realized that the word “free” is nowhere to be found in Obamacare’s “ Affordable Health Care Act”. Coverage under President Barack Obama's health care law won't be cheap.
5 days ago.
Are the Second Amendment "rights" of Americans really being "threatened" - or is this complaint just another gimmick to get the right-wing, reactionary base "fired up" for 2012?
Posts: 1578 - Well Bob, if you're not going to do it, I guess I'll have to ... Some of today's "pretend patriots" might want to look at what is happening in Egypt ..
6 days ago.
Comparison: Obamacare and Prohibition
Posts: 85 - In the 1920, the 18th Amendment went into effect and made the US a "dry" countr.
16 days ago.
A new documentary film, "Looking for Superman" suggests that American education is severly flawed. Is this view justified?
Posts: 2674 - As a former history teacher, I believe that the majority of today's public issues are rooted in the quality - or lack thereof - of American education.
16 days ago.
Racial Group Guilt
Posts: 137 - This is just to gauge how you feel about racial group guilt when it comes to politics and cultural topics.
37 days ago.
Posts: 466 - Nothing seems to add up in this Ambassador Stevens murder. Orders to stand down. Poor security on 911.
37 days ago.
AND NOW, ""e CAN'T WAIT" for Immigration Reform?
Posts: 46 - Now that our president has been shown to be willing to Lie, in order to move us, inexorably toward a Single Payer health care sysstem, we will now move on to demonstrate that he also lied about...
39 days ago.
Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld what rightwing reactionaries call "Obamacare", what will these fanatics do next to stir up hatred for a successful president?
Posts: 111 - Since Chief Justice Roberts (a Dubya appointee) cast the deciding vote for the majority opinion sustaining the Constitutionality of the Individual Mandate portion of the 2010 Affordable Care Act,...
50 days ago.
Taxed too much?
Posts: 396 - Here's the chance fo everyone to offload on why taxes have ruined their lives...
50 days ago.
Members of Congress should not undermine the U.S. government
Posts: 153 - United States Congressmen should not threaten the existence of the United States government simply because those Congressmen do not like a program.
53 days ago.
What happened to the "Union Influence in Politics" topic?
Posts: 3145 - Even though I initiated it as the debut topic in the Times forums, I'm happy to realize it has been deleted. It died an ugly death long ago, and should have been executed long before it was.
69 days ago.
Term Limits: Good, bad or just plain ugly
Posts: 5 - Seems like whenever everyday people finally pay attention to Congress, the tirade of, "We need term limits" gets thrown out. But what do you think of the idea?
71 days ago.
Off shore interrogation: Did someone tell Obama yet?
Posts: 11 - United States interrogators who specialize in so-called high value targets will question a suspected al Qaeda operative aboard an American warship without reading him his rights, U..
76 days ago.
If the Affordable Care Act is allowed to take hold, Mr. Romney's 47% will become the new majority and the 100 year plan will have succeeded
Posts: 5 - If those dependent on the government are allowed to exceed 50% of the vote, the United States of America will never recover.