Tag Archives: Karl Rove

Politicalizing the Judiciary Even More

In the 1960s and 1970s, and into the 1980s, California had the most progressive and socially conscious Supreme Court of any state in the country. On the court were some of the greatest judicial minds of the era, and they … Continue reading

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The Political Media Needs a Lesson From the World of Sports

The wild west, anything goes mantra of yellow journalism, as pioneered by WIlliam Randolph Hearst and brought to new levels of outrage and deceit by Rupert Murdoch and Roger Ailes, needs to take an ethics lesson from the world of … Continue reading

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More on Harold Simmons and the Power of Unlimited Campaign Financing

A few days ago we wrote about why in the world “… Does a Texas Billionaire Want to Elect the Next Mayor of Los Angeles?”. As Harold Simmons-financed TV ads extolling the virtues of conservative and former talk-show host Kevin … Continue reading

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Is the Right Wing Really Insane?

I have been a contributor to Yahoo Answers for several years, answering questions in a variety of fields, including politics. Anyone who spends any time at all looking at the questions and answers posted there sees an absolutely shocking reality … Continue reading

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