Sex, the Culture Wars and a Republican Congress 

Netflix is current running the movie, Loving, a dramatization of the true historical drama of the interracial love affair and marriage of Richard and Mildred Loving. The film is set in in mid-1950s thru mid-‘60s Virginia and depicts the couples’ friendship and love.  It also shows that their sexual relationship was accepted by their respective families and immediate community. Nevertheless, the movie makes clear that their 1956 marriage was condemned; they were arrested, and Mrs. Loving jailed.

Source: Sex, the Culture Wars and a Republican Congress – CounterPunch.org

‘Republicans’ secret plan’: New op-ed explains why Democrats should expose the real GOP agenda 

“Republicans today are trying to pull the wool over the eyes of Americans again, just as Nixon did, only this time by falsely claiming they have a plan to slow inflation.”

Source: ‘Republicans’ secret plan’: New op-ed explains why Democrats should expose the real GOP agenda – Alternet.org

  Why the Most Dangerous Political Movement Since the Civil War Must Be Crushed | Amy Goodman

“This is an order of magnitude we have never seen before,” Nader concluded, denouncing Republicans. “We have never seen a party literally trying to repress the vote, miscount the vote, purge the vote, intimidate precinct worker volunteers, and steal elections.”

Source: Opinion | Why the Most Dangerous Political Movement Since the Civil War Must Be Crushed | Amy Goodman