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Blue America Contest: Nirvana And Pramila
Support Real Progressives who get stuff done! Donate ANY amount to Pramila Jayapal's campaign and be entered to win a Super-Rare Canadian Gold Record for Nirvana's landmark 2nd Album -- "1991's Nevermind" Image from: Photo: Kainaz Amaria/Vox, Getty Images; Photoillustration: Javier Zarracina/Vox

Blue America Contest: Nirvana And Pramila

Blue America Better Democrat/Progressive activist-turned-Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal been very different than most new Representatives in that she uses her campaign funds to help elect other progressives in difficult districts. She's earned the right to be the beneficiary of our newest contest-- a chance to own a super-rare Canadian gold record for Nirvana's 1991 landmark 2nd album-- "Nevermind." It's a Seattle-Themed Contest, everybody!

It’s Time To Stop Rush Limbaugh

Find more of Rush Limbaugh's statements at Media Matters. Rush Limbaugh has made his considerable fortune from espousing extreme righ-twing views and attacking opponents with hate-filled, vitriolic rhetoric for years. A large portion of the

Send Some 'Hot Coffee' To A Politician

Perfectly timed to the uprising of the We Are 99 Percent protests, filmmaker Susan Saladoff has made the documentary, Hot Coffee, chronicling the systematic and cynical campaign to get people behind the notion of tort reform. In yet another

Tell Congress: Hands Off Our Social Security!

Proof that those who have not learned the lessons of history are doomed to repeat it. All this pearl clutching over the deficit and demanding that the solutions be placed on the backs of those who can least afford the burden is yet another

Getting Honest About The One Nation Rally

Let me start this post--in which I plan to castigate several entities--with a castigation towards myself, a mea culpa, if you will. Over the weekend, I posted that the size of the crowds of the One Nation Working Together rally were roughly