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Those Who Despise the Radical Son Will Fall in Love With his Progressive Daughter

Those Who Despise the Radical Son Will Fall in Love With his Progressive Daughter | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Meet the late Sarah Horowitz, child of political activist David Horowitz, who managed to fuse the painful lessons of her father’s life with a mystical Judaism to complete the task he never could: showing how the Left could save itself from...
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I ran across an article that was very condemning of Van Jones. He is a a man I do admire so far. I followed that article to the source to learn where it came from. Then I followed up to see who funded the site. I then went on to read several articles about a man named David Horowitz. Ironically I began to read how this man had been most of his life openly and actively what he accused Van Jones of being and then he changed his mind. Then there was a mention of a one time estranged daughter he wrote a book about who was firmly opposite of what her father had become and was a very completely committed progressive. I followed that link as well and found this very heart touching summary of what I feel is a truth. I think I may be buying a book written by this hateful David Horowitz in remembrance of his daughter.

 

 “A Cracking Of The Heart” might be a good book for both parties and all people to read.

 http://www.amazon.com/Cracking-Heart-David-Horowitz/dp/1596981032/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1258493876&sr=8-1

 

 This is what the reviewing author (David Swindle) sums up of Sarah Horowitz lasting legacy: 

 

"The world could not be effectively changed at the level of government. Merely passing laws, smashing institutions, and electing better politicians would not work to heal the world. To do so was to not really go to the root of the problem. To pursue tikkun olam effectively, to truly be progressive, to be radical in spirit, one must operate at the level of individual people – not governments, laws, and institutions.

This approach takes the Left out of the political arena and returns it to the religious realm from which it originally emerged. Focusing on healing individual souls is the way churches and synagogues function. And here’s the secret: it works. Good houses of worship do heal people’s souls and make them better people.

Sarah understood this. That’s why she primarily worked this way: she taught autistic children, she worked with poor communities in foreign countries, she taught at her synagogue alongside her mentor the late Rabbi Alan Lew.

Both those on the Right and the Left need to understand this: the way to heal the world is one shattered human soul at a time." (From the article)

 

Her father David Horowitz who appears to live life exactly opposite of how his daughter lived her short life wrote this book about her.

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Bankruptcy Lawyers for Right-to-Work - YouTube

March 2, 2015 - Personal bankruptcy attorney James Murray testifies in favor of Right-to-Work legislation. "I’m a bankruptcy lawyer and this is good for my b...
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Who wins in a right to work state?

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Bethlehem Township sets new vacation limits for employees - WFMZ Allentown

Bethlehem Township sets new vacation limits for employees - WFMZ Allentown | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Bethlehem Township Commissioners on Monday set new rules for how much paid time off non-union employees can have.
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Here come the jobs, finally - Christian Science Monitor

Here come the jobs, finally - Christian Science Monitor | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Even the long-term unemployed are starting to find work. But how strong is the jobs recovery, really?
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Sick of Money Corrupting Politics? Take the Fight Local. | BillMoyers.com

Sick of Money Corrupting Politics? Take the Fight Local. | BillMoyers.com | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Fighting the corruption of money in politics one city and state at a time may be the most effective path to reform.
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Inside the mind of Machiavelli: The early writings that foretold a revolution

Inside the mind of Machiavelli: The early writings that foretold a revolution | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Niccolo Machiavelli was one of the most important thinkers of his time. Here's where he got his start
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Here is an account of one man's way to discover inner reflection...I suggest this is where every major, meaningful revolution starts.

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The Path to Freedom From Corruption Goes Through New York State — And Your State

The Path to Freedom From Corruption Goes Through New York State — And Your State | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
BillMoyers.com is proud to collaborate with Every Voice on a series of op-eds featuring ideas from a variety of viewpoints for making our democracy one that is truly of, by and for the people.
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This is worth the time needed to check it out!

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Comment on Google Leads a Corporate Exodus From Lobbying Group ALEC by lazerhaze

Comment on Google Leads a Corporate Exodus From Lobbying Group ALEC by lazerhaze | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
It’s about time that business in America gets hurt in a far more severe way than the American people were hurt by businesses actions in government (the crash of 08) Businesses need the threat of the death penalty, Americans should be allowed to...
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Can conservatives come together?

Can conservatives come together? | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Conservatives are trying to overcome their biggest challenge: themselves.
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At least 6 Republican states revisit their stance of resisting Obamacare - Washington Post

At least 6 Republican states revisit their stance of resisting Obamacare - Washington Post | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
They fret over a possible court decision that would revoke subsidies for millions of Americans.
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How the Facts about Benghazi Bring an End to the Republican Lying Game | Nomadic Politics

How the Facts about Benghazi Bring an End to the Republican Lying Game | Nomadic Politics | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
After two long years of investigating the Benghazi incident, the Republicans were forced to admit that all of the slanderous claims made against Obama and his administration were, in fact, untrue.
Nobody wants to talk about holding anybody to account now.
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Public Service Commission

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Common Cause Nebraska has discovered that 76% of campaign financing from identifiable donors for incumbent Nebraska Public Service Commissioners comes from the industries they regulate or people directly connected to those industries
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Keep your eye on the money behind the policy.....

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The Trans-Pacific Partnership clause everyone should oppose

The Trans-Pacific Partnership clause everyone should oppose | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
The Investor-State Dispute Settlement provision would undermine U.S. sovereignty.
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How the Military Will Fight ISIS on the Dark Web - Nextgov

How the Military Will Fight ISIS on the Dark Web - Nextgov | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
ISIS already is on the Dark Web raising money through Bitcoin. The military is on the Dark Web, too.
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My libertarian vacation nightmare: How Ayn Rand, Ron Paul & their groupies were all debunked

My libertarian vacation nightmare: How Ayn Rand, Ron Paul & their groupies were all debunked | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
My family and I traveled last month to a Honduras city known for its libertarian ideals. Here's what happened next
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Big Brother 2.0: 160000 Facebook pages are hacked a day - New York Post

Big Brother 2.0: 160000 Facebook pages are hacked a day - New York Post | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
WikiLeaks, the National Security Agency, data mining — we all know Big Brother is watching. But few of us realize to what extent. Some things you might not know: Your smart TV is probably watching ...
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Government of the Legislature, by the Legislature, for the Legislature

Government of the Legislature, by the Legislature, for the Legislature | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
An adaptation of an 1812 cartoon criticizing Massachusetts Governor Elbridge Gerry's partisan redistricting ( Kenny Cole/Flickr ) “If my fellow citizens want to go to Hell I will help them,” Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes wrote to a friend in 1920.
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Republican hawks stole the show at CPAC. Here’s why that matters.

At the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) this week, you might have expected to see evidence of the debate raging in the Republican Party over its approach to foreign policy.
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‘Shut Down Homan Square’: Anonymous, Black Lives Matter swarm Chicago police ‘black site’

‘Shut Down Homan Square’: Anonymous, Black Lives Matter swarm Chicago police ‘black site’ | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
The Chicago police facility Homan Square was becoming the focus of an organized protest movement this weekend, as the hacktivist collective Anonymous and organizers associated with the Black Lives Matter movement seized on allegations of...
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Watch John Oliver Explain the Absurdity of Judicial Elections (Mature Language)

Watch John Oliver Explain the Absurdity of Judicial Elections (Mature Language) | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
On this week’s edition of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, Oliver discussed the public election of judges, a practice that occurs in all but 11 states.
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Gerry Adams accuses Burton of being the 'architect of austerity' - Irish Times

Gerry Adams accuses Burton of being the 'architect of austerity' - Irish Times | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Sinn Féin leader says Labour voters feel ‘betrayed’
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Rupert Murdoch to rehire editor acquitted in phone-hacking scandal

Rupert Murdoch to rehire editor acquitted in phone-hacking scandal | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Rebekah Brooks is close to being rehired by Rupert Murdoch in a permanent position heading up his search for new online investments.
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Open Season for Intolerance: How Russia's Anti-Gay Propaganda Laws are Destroying Lives | Nomadic Politics

Open Season for Intolerance: How Russia's Anti-Gay Propaganda Laws are Destroying Lives | Nomadic Politics | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
An article in a Russian newspaper provides one example of how discriminatory toward gay citizens Putin's anti-gay propaganda policy has become. It has become a tool for hunting down individuals and destroying their careers.
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Whether you are a fan of Gay marriage or lifestyles or hate gay people or not, surely if one wants to save the traditional marriages....  the place to start would be with avoiding choices and behaviors that lead to divorce. Who wants to be the one that marries a person that is forced to be someone they are not just to save face or maybe even stay alive or get by? People that try to force everyone into a mold just because that is how they want that person to be aren't helping any of us... I'm not talking about allowing people to do whatever they want regardless of others.....but hurting people because they are different or think different is uncalled for, unwise, and down right mean and hateful.

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A rare look inside a Saudi prison that showers terrorists with perks

A rare look inside a Saudi prison that showers terrorists with perks | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Except for the machine guns and guard towers, the al-Hair high-security prison looks remarkably like a hotel — especially the conjugal-visit wing. Beyond a heavy iron gate, its bars painted a cheerful lavender, a red carpet stretches the length of a long hallway, where each of the 38 private cells has a queen-size bed, a fridge, a television and a shower.
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Hammerstrom: Will we know corruption when we see it?

Hammerstrom: Will we know corruption when we see it? | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
By Jim Hammerstrom
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Something to think about....

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