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  • The Invisible Koch-led Backwardization

    March 2, 2016

    David Burress

    When your I-road bridge collapses, think of the Wichita-based Kochs. Here are some well-documented facts everyone should know but doesn’t because you can’t get them in any clear form from the mass media. 1. The decaying U.S. infrastructure no longer meets first world standards… 2. which was entirely caused by Republican obstruction in Congress and the states… 3. which ...

  • Definition of Black

    February 29, 2016

    David Burress

    To detect a racist, look carefully at his claimed definition of the word “black.” As actually used in America, that word does not refer to culture, social class, biology, ancestral continent, upbringing, or prior experience. It refers always and only to that group of people who are unfairly discriminated against in America based on dark ...

  • Dividing Kansas

    February 29, 2016

    David Burress

    Radical right strategy is, among other things, always intended to split the opposition by any means necessary. In the case of the Browbackistanis defying the courts recent court ruling about the inadequate and inequitable school funding, they are trying to split school boards from each other while also trying to split citizens who want low ...

  • Another Week of New Demagogic Bills in Kansas

    February 26, 2016

    David Burress

    The hits kept coming this week from the crazy regressives in the Kansas House and Senate.