Login/Register

United States of America

How should the USA voter community divide funding among these blogs/websites?

[Most communities give your votes more weight if you log in and/or are a community member.]


# Share Your Votes Blog/Website  Recent Posts                 
1
BreakingThroughPower.org – Ready for Democracy!: Are the people ready for democracy? This question was leveled by monarchs, despots and authoritarian rulers post-World War II when stirrings for freedom in less developed countries blossomed. We often heard apologists for the western colonial powers—the British, French, Portuguese, … Continue rea...
See the Super Bowl of Civic Action for the People: By Ralph Nader September 19, 2016 To have a democratic society that brings out the best in its citizens, people have to show up—to vote, to attend city council meetings, rallies, marches, and other serious gatherings that reflect the public … Continue reading →
Federal Regulation Saves Millions of Lives: Fifty years ago this month (on September 9, 1966), President Lyndon Johnson signed into law the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety laws that launched a great life-saving program for the American People. I was there that day at the … Continue reading →
2
Follow the Debate with FactCheck.org: LONG ISLAND, N.Y. – The first presidential debate between Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton is tonight at Hofstra University, and we will be there to fact-check what they say. Here’s how viewers can get the facts when the candidates make false and misleading statements: We wil...
Pre-Debate Patterns of Deception: Ahead of the first presidential debate, FlackCheck.org explores some patterns of deception that Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have used on the campaign trail. On several occasions, Trump has used “hearsay,” which, according to FlackCheck.org, asserts that “something must have occurred because ...
3
Sunday Toons of the First Debate Moment: * * * Perry Dorrell blogs as PDiddie at Brains and Eggs, usually on topics concerning the strange brew of Texas politics. He's also on Twitter @PDiddie.
Charlotte Updates (and Mystery?); Trump's Racism and Lies; OH, TX, GA Voting Rights Court Fights: 'BradCast' 9/23/2016: On today's BradCast, updates, racism, lies, voting rights and video tape. [Audio link posted below.] We've got several updates on the situation in Charlotte, NC following the police killing of Keith Lamont Scott, including the release of an eyewitness video of the shooting said to be from his wif...
4
In Police Violence Cases, Time Works Against Justice: I had the honor of appearing this morning on Democracy Now! with Erica Garner, daughter of Eric Garner, on the depressing subject of the approaching anniversary of her father's killing at the hands of an NYPD officer. Her family's story is a cautionary tale. With the Alton Sterling and Philand...
In Response to Trump, Another Dangerous Movement Appears: The "too much democracy" train rolls on. Last week's Brexit vote prompted pundits and social media mavens to wonder aloud if allowing dumb people to vote is a good thing. Now, the cover story in The Atlantic magazine features the most aggressive offering yet in an alarming series of intellect...
5
Calling the SEC: Chris DiIorio suspected major broker-dealer Knight Capital of tanking penny stocks on purpose and racking up massive, unsustainable balance-sheet liabilities based on all the stocks it “sold” that it never really had. It had taken him five years to reach these conclusions — five years of digging ...
Casos de corrupção envolvendo Michel Temer caem no ostracismo, e eles são muitos: O presidente não-eleito Michel Temer foi a Nova York discursar na Assembleia Geral da ONU. Há na imprensa quem tenha considerado sua apresentação “sóbria”, “elegante” e “discretamente charmosa”. Para mim, suas declarações mais pareciam um número de comédia stand-up. Entre tantas ótimas, destaco e...
6
Interests, Ideology And Climate – NYTimes.com – Paul Krugman: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/09/opinion/krugman-interests-ideology-and-climate.html?emc=edit_th_20140609&nl=todaysheadlines&nlid=26842820&_r=0
How a Big Agribusiness Firm Infiltrated the EPA and Made a Mockery of Science: Regardless of who tried to bring the toxicity truth to light, the power of corporate money and resources controlled the science and the government approvals. It remains legal today. There is a good question in the article. It asks, why the burden of proof is not on Syngenta to positively prov...
7
Puppet show:
The new prime minister of Canada:

Vote % shares for as many blogs as you like. Nonvotes are equivalent to 0%. Your votes need not sum to 100%. You can vote any time; about once a week is good. Shares updated nightly.     [FAQ on voting]

Past funding shares: see horserace or click on a share% above.

If you don't want other users of your computer to see your votes, please exit browser when finished voting.

Country Washington DC USA USA

   

This Votermedia ballot is not currently funded. It is displayed as a demo for if and when there is funding. Without funding there may be few votes, which makes the rankings less meaningful. For a recently funded ballot, see UBC AMS.

We welcome comments, corrections, questions, suggested blogs to add etc -- please email admin[at]votermedia.org.