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Social Democrats do well in European elections

Published on March 28, 2011 By Rick DLoss

In yesterday’s elections, the French Socialists (PS) and the German Social Democrats (SDP) did very well.  Both of these parties represent the center-left position.  And both of these parties lost the presidential elections during the last cycle.  The French President Nicolas Sarkozy heads the center-right Union for a Popular Movement (UMP) and German Chancellor Angela […]

Obama's leadership in the Tax Debates?

Published on December 11, 2010 By Glenn King

Over the last week I have been paying intense attention the issues surrounding  the Obama / Republican middle and upper class tax deal.  In the past I have  generally supported President Obama in such things as his  bail out of banks to save the economy and in his jettisoning of single payer health insurance because […]

Cambodian Workers Fired

Published on December 9, 2010 By Jeff Ballinger

by Jeff Ballinger From Phnom Penh Post:  “…industry representatives have disputed the number of people fired and suspended after the strikes. GMAC Secretary General Ken Loo said yesterday that 38 workers were dismissed and 358 suspended, most of whom had since been  allowed to return to work. ‘Most if not all have been reinstated,’ he said.” […]

The SDUSA Domestic Agenda for 2011 and 2012

Published on December 2, 2010 By Glenn King

Unlike most posts on the blog the following SDUSA Seven Point Domestic Agenda for 2011 and 2012 does represent the official position of the Social Democrats USA on the positions addressed. Glenn King On November 14, 2010 the National Committee of the Social Democrats USA adopted the following Introduction and Seven Point Domestic Agenda for […]

Serving Our Nation vs. Serving Ourselves

Published on November 11, 2010 By Rick DLoss

On this Veterans Day let me say thank you to everyone who has served in our military forces, willing to risk life and limb for the defense of our nation.  Let me also send out a hearty Semper Fi to all my fellow Marines in honor of yesterday’s 235th birthday of our beloved Corps. The […]