Just in time for the midterms to roll around, too.
It's a shame that a poet winds up taking a beating for the cynical maneuverings of NC's neo-feudalist power elites, Art Pope and Pat McCrory.
The battleground on women is taking place in the states, with help from libertarians and free marketeers.
From this Friday evening's New Rules segment, Bill Maher had some suggestions for "super-rich" liberals about what to do to combat the likes of the "Koch brother from another mother" who has turned North Carolina into wingnut land, Art Pope.
Free speech is only free if you're a billionaire. If you're protesting billionaires looting your state, you get targeted for shaming and public scrutiny by a billionaire serving as the governor's lackey.
The Moral Monday protests in Raleigh against the rightward shift in the North Carolina legislature is provoking reactions from the right. The Art Pope-funded think tank, Civitas, has responded by posting information on arrested protestors.
With a Republican majority in all legislative branches and a Republican governor, North Carolina moves forward with ALEC Model legislation to remove public oversight from charter schools.
You might recall this report from Rachel Maddow in August, 2009 at the height of the legendary Obamacare protests. She introduced her viewers to Art Pope, a name known only to those who ever bothered to follow the money. In the billionaire funders'