General Barry McCaffrey made a statement about the president that while measured was piercing and given his stature is likely to have an effect on many. The general tweeted the following.
How could our justice system be color blind or unbiased when the building blocks of society are its raw materials, judges, lawyers, witnesses, jurors.
Former CIA Director John Brennan fired off a tweet after the McCabe’s firing that should give all pause. Brennan tweeted …
Donald Trump will likely pay dearly for setting the parts in motion causing Attorney General Jeff Sessions to fire Andrew McCabe.
It is clear that Nayyera Haq felt she had to confront Billy Bush on what otherwise was turning out to be a love fest on Real Time.
If we could bottle the responses from these sensible commenters and give it as a medication to those who continue to defend American failed health care system, the country could move forward.
The mad king has now either fired or is in the process of removing the adults. He’s replacing them with a Star Wars cantina of toadies.
History suggests our tolerance for incivility has costs. In that light, Trump’s behavior is likely to change our politics till the next savior or charlatan comes about.
Women’s March’s national organization has lost its credibility and poisoned its own spirit based on one very simple yet disturbing fact: It’s Anti-Semitic.
Discussion regarding climate change rarely involves the devastation that countries outside of North America & Europe have and will experience due to sea level rises.
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 am at Netroots Nation 2012 right now in a session titled “How Progressives Get Narrative Wrong and How To Get It Right”. This is something we are talk about at Coffee Party USA and many other activist organizations I work with. An idea like “we want an economy that works for everyone” is fine. […]
Working Middle Class America is being taken for granted. The mainstream media though shamed into covering OccupyWallStreet is giving it a less than flattering narrative if not a dismissive narrative. This cannot be allowed. This is one time that we must not back down. Support the continuation of this movement till it makes the Arab […]
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
A listener of Politics Done Right would have none of it. She is living the Republican healthcare disaster that they caused in the state of Texas.
These two conservatives show that if one really works at it one can find areas of agreement that move the dialogue forward.
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
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I guest hosted on HuffPost Live discussing three current issues. (1)A Texas dad approached a greeter at his child’s elementary school last Wednesday, claimed he had a gun, and said, "You’re dead”. (2)President Obama could name foreign policy adviser Denis McDonough his next chief of staff by the end of the week, according to a […]
Egberto Mentioned In Media
RT’s Redacted Tonight’s John F. O’Donnell reaction to the paragraph he quoted from my DailyKOS piece, as funny as it was, is a microcosm of the media’s problem.
Overheard on CNN.com: Dissecting political success of Romney, Paul Mitt Romney and other GOP candidates received passionate evaluations from CNN.com readers after New Hampshire. January 11th, 2012 02:44 PM ET Editor’s note: This post is part of the Overheard on CNN.com series, a regular feature that examines interesting comments and thought-provoking conversations posted by […]
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 […]