Archive for April, 2011

Blog #40–2012 Budget: Social Justice

April 15 | Posted by Heyward Hawkins | 2012 Budget, 2012 Budget Plan, Awareness, Big Business, Big Oil, Bipartisan Budget Cuts, Bipartisan Budget Deal, Blood for Oil, Budget Cuts, Budget Deal, Common Sense, Compromise, Controls, Cooperation, Deficit, Democratic Party, Economy, Federal Gasoline Tax, Federal Tax, Fuel, Fuel Prices, Gasoline Prices, Gasoline Tax, General, GOP, Government Control, Greed, Healthcare, Hood Robin Party, Impoverish, In the News, John D'Agostino, Letter to Congress, Medicare, Middle Class, Middling People, Obama, Obama Tax Cuts, OPEC, Opinion, Political Theatre, Poverty, Regulations, Republican 2012 Budget Plan, Republican Party, Slap in the Face, Social Justice, Solutions, Spineless, Taxes, The Rich, Think, Wall Street, Wealthy, Working Class

April 15, 2011 2012 Budget: Social Justice Today, I have been listening to the debates on the House floor regarding the Republican 2012 Budget Plan (redundant: a budget is a plan) and the proposed Democrat amendment. The Republican plan will decrease government financial assistance to the less-fortunate citizens, and increase government financial assistance to the health insurance companies as part of the Republican... Read more

Blog #39–Gasoline Price Gouging–10

April 11 | Posted by Heyward Hawkins | 545, Action, Ali Veshi, Alternative Energy, Awareness, Bailout, Big Business, Big Oil, Bill Maher, Bill O'Reilly, Billionaires, Blood for Oil, Campaigning, CNN, Commodities, Common Sense, Controls, Economy, Elections, Fuel, Fuel Prices, Gasoline Price Gouging, Gasoline Prices, GE, General, General Electric, Gouging, Government Control, Greed, Hood Robin Party, Hope, In the News, John D'Agostino, Letter to Congress, Mahatma Gandhi, Manipulate, Manipulation, Marketing, Media, Middle Class, Middling People, Mideast, Murder, Obama, OPEC, Opinion, Poverty, Public Campaign Financing, Regulations, Renewable Energy, Renewables, Smoke-and-Mirrors, Social Justice, Solutions, Speculation, Speculator, Supreme Court, Taxes, Ted Turner, The Rich, Think, Third World America, Time Warner, Wall Street, Wealthy, Working Class

April 11, 2011 Gasoline Price Gouging—10 As you can see by the title of this blog, this is my 10th blog on gasoline price gouging. And what are the results of those blogs? The prices have steadily increased. What are we, you and I, going to do about the manipulation of oil and gasoline prices? Yes, the prices are manipulated, but not by OPEC.... Read more

Blog #38–Bipartisan Budget Deal–A Slap in the Face, Really

April 10 | Posted by Heyward Hawkins | Big Business, Bipartisan Budget Cuts, Bipartisan Budget Deal, Brainwashing, Budget Cuts, Budget Deal, Bush Tax Cuts, Campaigning, Compromise, Controls, Cooperation, Dan Pfeiffer, Democratic Party, Elections, General, GOP, Government Control, Healthcare, Hood Robin Party, Hope, Huffington, In the News, Media, Middle Class, Middling People, Obama, Obama Tax Cuts, Oligarchy, Opinion, Political Theatre, POTUS, Regulations, Renewable Energy, Renewables, Republican Party, Ryan Grim, Slap in the Face, Social Justice, Social Security, Spineless, The Rich, Think, Third World America, U.S. Empire, Wall Street, Wealthy, White House Blog, Working Class

Bipartisan Budget Deal— A Slap in the Face, Really April 10, 2011 This blog refers to some of the material included on the April 9, 2011, Huffington Post website: The White House Blog, by Dan Pfeiffer, White House communications director; and Ryan Grim, senior congressional correspondent for the Huffington Post. Pfeiffer said that the final bipartisan deal cuts spending by $78.5 billion from... Read more