On Saturday, January 26, tensions were high at Philadelphia City Hall during a protest against American intervention in Venezuela.
“Lies should be called “lies”, and not “falsehoods” or “untruths” and the truth should be stated immediately!”
An “unnecessary and ill conceived partial government shutdown [caused by an] imperious, and uncaring President and administration”
Andy Kim can “adapt his strategy as the situation on the ground changes and new information becomes available…. This is exactly what I want in my Congressman.”
“Sorry, we need to triage this nation. Your concerns will have to wait in the waiting room…. Not one dollar for your wall.”
The idea that “taxpayer money” is the only thing that pays for federal spending is not just economically inaccurate, it is a profoundly sinister and insidious one for our society. It further enables and promotes the neoliberal “monetarist” austerity economics that guarantees that the people will never ACTUALLY GET the big programs that we need to NOT DIE, suffer, or go bankrupt.