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UGA professor: Violence at Trump rallies shows dangers of ‘good guys’ with guns on campus — Get Schooled

With students and faculty waiting to see if Gov. Nathan Deal will veto the legalization of guns on public college campuses, University of Georgia professor Peter Smagorinsky explains why campus carry is a bad idea. He raises an issue brought … Continue reading

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The Problem with Blue-Collar White Guys

The latest polls indicate that President Obama’s worst demographic is white, non college educated men.  Only 29% of this group is likely to vote for him.  I believe it.  Whenever I listen to call in programs on C-span and POTUS,  … Continue reading

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Let them eat cake…errr…brats!

So, Governor Walker in Wisconsin survived the recall election.  I’ll let the pundits who actually get paid for opining speculate on the reasons why.  Money?  Citizens United? Well organized Republicans? Disorganized Democrats?  Resentment of public employees?  Approval of his policies?  Moral … Continue reading

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Who Stole the American Dream????

I have a one word answer:  Reaganomics.  Like it or not. My Dad worked for Singer as an electrician during the 60’s.  It was a non-union job with pretty crappy pay and barely kept our heads above water.  I remember getting … Continue reading

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It’s Already Here!

To those of you concerned about class warfare in America:  rest easy…..it’s already here.  Probably been here for longer than you think.  First, the Occupy movement called attention to the lack of opportunity for the unconnected middle class youth who did … Continue reading

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