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The Tea Party, Our Founding Fathers, And The Fight Over Government
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The Tea Party, Our Founding Fathers, And The Fight Over Government

Getting our historical narrative right matters a lot, as we are still arguing about all the same things our nation’s founders fought over. We need to be for a government that picks the right side to be on when it comes to our fights over the economy.
Bachmann, Gohmert And King's Surreal Egyptian Presser Blames Muslim Brotherhood For 9/11

Bachmann, Gohmert And King's Surreal Egyptian Presser Blames Muslim Brotherhood For 9/11

Tea party-backed Representatives Michele Bachmann (R-MN), Louie Gohmert (R-TX) and Steve King (R-IA) on Saturday held a press conference in Egypt to thank the country's military for overthrowing the elected government, and at one point even seemed to suggest that the Muslim Brotherhood had been behind the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks in the United States.

Allen West (R-FL) Brags About Torturing Iraqi Policeman

When last we saw Allen West (R-FL), he was peddling feverish McCarthyite fantasies about the Democratic caucus in the House. And before he was a Teabagger Congressman—he was a war criminal. In testimony at an Article 32 hearing -- the

Beck Calls Santorum 'The Next George Washington'

Conservative radio host Glenn Beck asked his listeners on Wednesday to consider Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum because he could be "the next George Washington." "I don’t endorse candidates, I don't get involved in politics,"

The Cultural Kryptonite Of The American Right

Before U.S. Tomahawk cruise missiles began to rain down on Muammar Gaddafi's air defenses, the only conversation that President Obama had to have was with his senior advisers. They, and they alone would decide whether a country founded as a

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