The Rio 2016 Olympics illustrates how much further we must go to address sexism and privilege. The problem is the media is a major culprit.
Just a reminder to my Christian brothers and sisters that we liberals are going through a rough time and that many people are pretty low on hope these days.
Rick Santorum thought he was harming Democrats by calling the Democratic Party the Bernie Sanders Party. He was not expecting Jennifer Granholm’s interjection.
Donald Trump has so degenerated our political discourse and our minimum expectations of politicians that even Nixon’s dishonest deeds are now up for re-debate.
Scott Pelley continues his fact checking on likely the most pathologically lying president to occupy the White House. His problems are facts, not media.
More than ever we need an assertive press. It is time that the media get back to basics but most importantly grow spines to confront our national bully.
Wolf Blitzer wins hero of the day for forcing Representative Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) to attenuate her live TV lying. Where was this in 2016?
Politicians can argue about the causes of climate change, but we must research the fact that the planet is warming so we don’t worsen the economy.
Retired federal prosecutor Chuck Ambrose in the article below points out why James Comey may be our nation’s biggest chameleon.
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.
Day three at Netroots Nations 2013 was a very eventful day. I attended several panels that were very informative.Two specifically stood out; “10 Secret Ways to Make Your Stuff Maybe Go Viral If you Are Really Lucky” and “The Most Epic Subject Line Writing Workshop In The History Of NN13”. You can have the best […]
Occupy Kingwood VIEW SLIDE SHOW DOWNLOAD ALL This is our 49th week. We are starting to wind down Occupy Kingwood. This week was uneventful. We have various “salutes” from neighbors driving. Stephanie discussed the movement in its current form coming to an end. Tara discussed the new radio show she is starting. Cody provided […]
Radio Show: Politics Done Right
Over the last few weeks, there has been a crescendo of news media personalities challenging the deluge of lies emanating from Trump and his administration.
Call: (713) 526-5738 – Facebook LIVE – Live stream: KPFT (Entire USA) Radio Show Date: February 23rd, 2017 The Democratic revolution is on track with the blooming resistance You can also find previous episodes on YouTube here. The grassroots movement that we are seeing throughout the country is real. When a city that many consider difficult to […]
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.
These women were very well organized as we hit the road. As soon as we got in, I pulled a few women aside and asked them a few questions.
Mary Tyler Moore, the famed star of the Mary Tyler Moore show, died today at the ripe age of 80. She will be missed by many.
Carrie Fisher, who rose to fame as Princess Leia in the “Star Wars” films and endured substance abuse problems, died on Tuesday,
Egberto On TV
Originally aired on March 29, 2013 Hosted by: Ahmed Shihab-Eldin Guests: Luke Johnson @luke_johnson (Washington, DC) HuffPost Associate Politics Editor Blake Henderson @blakeahenderson (New York, NY) Humor Writer Egberto Willies @EgbertoWillies (Kingwood, TX) Political Blogger and Author Josh Garber @TumbleJosh (San Francisco, CA) Attorney Cruz Cuts Climate Talk Sen. Ted Cruz has nixed a […]
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Egberto Mentioned In Media
iReporters Cliff Olney, Melissa Fazli, Egberto Willies shared their views on the military code and how McChrystal did or didn’t act in accordance with it. An interesting conversation developed on CNN.com about First Amendment rights versus the military code of conduct following Gen. Stanley McChrystal’s resignation. Comments on a story about McChrystal’s resignation have […]
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 […]