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.
John McCain was himself when he described his feeling towards the press to express a very important point about our democracy.
Intersectionality between faith, politics, and biology is difficult. But on the issue of women’s reproductive rights, society has not right to control.
Joy-ann Reid gave ex-Congressman J.D. Hayworth and host of Newsmax Prime as much latitude as she could but ultimately had to kick him off of her show.
Lemon justifiably prevented Paris Dennard from getting his false information, fake news, into the ethos. One hopes this is now modus operandi as lies are never fully unrung.
Bill Maher noted that having the Republican (R) next to any politician’s name seem to provide immunity from bad behavior, unpatriotism, and much more.
Jaime Rodriguez gave examples based on his work as a political consultant for decades in Washington DC of the GOP’s migration to Alternative Facts.
Retired federal prosecutor Chuck Ambrose in the article below points out why James Comey may be our nation’s biggest chameleon.
If every eligible voter exercised his or her right to vote and voted based on self-need, the needs of the majority would be served first by our government.
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.
Kystal Ball came to Netroots Nation to tell her story about the extreme sexism she endured during her run for Congress in Virginia. She said she endure a lot of misogyny but she wanted to speak specifically on what occurred when a Republican blogger dug up some old college pictures and posted it. While her […]
On December 16th, 2011 a group of Kingwood TX and the surrounding area residents effected an Occupy Kingwood event in front of US Congressman Ted Poe’s Kingwood office. The event was successful and many in this otherwise conservative community were very receptive. Kingwood residents began blowing their horns in support of the event as well […]
Radio Show: Politics Done Right
The Trump administration is trying to respin the mainstream media as the purveyors of fake news. We must neuter it right away.
We are talking about the resistance. We are talking resistance through protests and much more. Today’s guests are Nisha Randle and Daniel Cohen.
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.
As my blood boiled from feeling scammed by Tom Peacock Cadillac, my local dealership alternative,West Lake Houston Automotive, gives hope honesty can win.
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
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I was interviewed by CBS Affiliate KHOU Channel 11 Brad Woodard on the Tea Party activist assault on the speaker at the Texans’ Day Of Outrage Rally. LIKE My Facebook Page – Visit My Blog: EgbertoWillies.com Follow @EgbertoWillies
Egberto Mentioned In Media
KHOU reports on the fireworks attack on my home I am always concerned with the media spinning a story in a direction for dramatic effect as opposed to the reality of the event. It is for this reason that when I was approached by KHOU that I did not want to be interviewed on camera […]
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 […]