Economic growth without robust redistribution does more to increase income inequality than just about anything else. The simple reason is math.
Donald Trump fooled a lot of people and while the tax cut scam was unpopular many seem to not object to it as forcefully as they should.
It is clear that Democrats are still not doing all that is necessary to ensure the maximization of the impending 2018 Blue Wave that is at risk of becoming a ripple.
The white supremacist had a calm voice likely expecting a shouting match that would unravel me as he came across as the sane one. He got a dignified schooling instead.
Professor Lichtman has predicted the winner of every presidential election since 1984 including Trump. He is the author of the book, The Case for Impeachment.
Remember, most Americans want progressive programs even if they are not self-described Progressives or Liberals and as such messaging their wants is imperative.
Here are the six most misleading media euphemisms for conduct unbecoming a president as it applies to Donald Trump.
Donald Trump: “Why are we having all these people from sh*thole countries come here?” REALLY?
In today’s climate of closed minds and tribalism telling the real story can be a tough sell. Deborah Deering Mowrey tries anyway.
I was horrified to see Trump’s speech at the Scout Jamboree earlier this week. This Eagle Scout’s speech to teach much to the president.
Coffee Party Posts
The Coffee Party USA board of directors coalesced around a strong voter education and turnout strategy that we will be releasing in the forthcoming weeks.
Move To Amend
Many grassroots organizations have converged on Philadelphia, PA using the Democratic National Convention as the catalyst to organize for a better America.
I had a wonderful time at Netroots Nation 2011. It was very informative. Every Liberal and/or Progressive activist should make this a yearly conference to be attended. The breakout sessions were invaluable. Learning how to improve on engaging communities both online and offline, learning in how to get news coverage, learning how to engage minority […]
Occupy The PGA Occupy The PGA Contact: Rev. Edward Pinkney (269)925-0001 email@example.com Protest all injustices being forced on our town 11:00am – City hall, 200 Wall St., Benton Harbor, MI, 49022 11:30am – Press conference History of some Benton Harbor murders In southwestern Michigan, the St. Joseph River enters Lake Michigan between the towns […]
The Houston Astros beat the LA Dodgers to win the 2017 World Series. After enduring Hurricane Harvey, it could not have come at a better time.
This is likely the worse rendition of God Bless America you would have ever heard. And it happened at the World Series in Houston, Astros vs Dodgers
Radio Show: Politics Done Right
Do you get the feeling that Democrats are not playing the long game but attempting to coast to a Blue Wave? Many Progressives are.
The Blue Wave is not a certainty & we fight assuming that reality. The directions won’t come from the party. It will come from within you.
My recent fender bender is a story I needed to relate especially in these times when it seems we are all at each other’s throats.
HoustonPress designated KPFT 90.1 FM Houston once again Best of Houston, Best Radio Station in Houston Texas for its programming and more.
Electing champions Ann Harris Bennett, Kim Ogg and Lupe Valdez offer protection, leadership of progressive values for millions of Texans
The Lone Star College System Board is having a hearing on Wednesday, September 14th at 5:00 PM to discuss district-wide taxes.
A cold rainy night was not enough to stop the protest against Donald Trump and his Republican cohort tax cut scam as dozen showed up. Indivisible Houston
David Cassidy, the 1970’s teen heartthrob and member of the television show ‘The Partridge family,’ died at the age of 67.
Rocker Tom Petty has been found dead in his Malibu Home apparently of a heart attack. He was found unconscious and not breathing.
Egberto On TV
I was a guest on HuffPost Live today. We were discussing 4 articles they emailed us before the show. Sound Off On Debates The Community sounds off with Ahmed Shihab-Eldin on Obama’s explanation of his debate performance and how a Pro-Life Congressman asked his mistress to get an abortion. Originally aired on October 10, 2012 […]
KTRK did a very short snippet about my home being fire bombed by fireworks KTRK ABC13 picked up the story of the firework attack on my home from my local newspaper the Kingwood Observer. KTRK never called me for the story. Activist’s home targeted in fireworks stunt in Kingwood | abc13.com LIKE My Facebook Page – […]
Egberto Mentioned In Media
By Matt Smith, CNN February 24, 2010 — Updated 2004 GMT (0404 HKT) (CNN) — The Obama administration has called for a freeze on government programs other than defense and entitlements, but why should the Pentagon be excluded? That’s the position of CNN iReporters Egberto Willies and Adriana Maxwell, both of whom see […]
Byron Thomas is 19, a freshman at the University of South Carolina Beaufort, an African-American and a proud Southerner. He hung a Confederate flag in his dorm room window until the university asked him to take it down because several people had complained about it. (The university later stepped back from the request, saying […]
Egberto’s Published Articles
by Egberto Willies and Keyan Bliss (Originally Published at Common Dreams) Three weeks after Christmas, the American judiciary gave telecommunications corporations a huge present. On January 14 a federal appeals court decided to weaken the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Internet Neutrality policy by striking down the rules it adopted in 2010 to regulate Internet service […]