CBS, Face the Nation, Nov. 30, 2014. Read more... http://crooksandliars.com/2014/11/ta-nehisi-coates-reminds-viewers-us-has
Atlantic writer Ta-Nehisi reminds the CBS viewers about the fact that the United States has a long history of violence being used as an effective tool for social progress.
A Fox News guest host asserted on Friday that "the terrorists have won" because brewer Samuel Adams was not in invoking God in its television commercials to sell beer.
Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) on Friday declared that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) would have murdered the participants of the original 1773 Boston Tea Party and and would have "killed off" half of the Founding Fathers who signed the Declaration of Independence.
ThinkProgress points out how little the Koch-manufactured tea party has in common with the real thing, and how the Occupy Wall Street movement embodies the real spirit: 1.) The Original Boston Tea Party Was A Civil Disobedience Action Against A
Thom Hartmann gives a history lesson on the origins of the original Tea Party, which bears no resemblance to the teabaggers out there and the issues