Tag: glenn beck

Human Rights Issue Update: Human Slavery… at the Super Bowl?

Sex is powerful. And as everyone knows, sex can have an extremely dark side.

Posted in Personal Liberty, Human Rights, Issue Updates

Tea Party Rock

Every political movement gets the sound track it deserves. Beginning August 6 in Jackson, New Jersey, for example, strident anti-Obama talk-radio star and Tea Party supporter Sean Hannity hosts the first of eight Freedom Concerts featuring Lyrnyrd Skynryd, the Charlie Daniels Band, and Michael W. Smith. Hannity’s concerts benefit the Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund, which,…

Posted in Music and Activism, Trends in Music and Society

Glenn Beck, Music Critic

Glenn Beck spelled out the secret meaning of Woody Guthrie’s “This Land Is Your Land” on his Fox News show yesterday: “This song is about a progressive utopia where there are no owners of anything. We all just share it. It’s made for you — it’s your land, it’s my land. We all have it…

Posted in Music and Activism, Trends in Music and Society

Counting Czars

Ain’t that just the pot calling the kettle black?

Posted in Trends in Music and Society

Dude, Where’s My Czar?

New Left Media goes above and beyond the call of duty and gets some truly fantastic and hilarious interviews with these passionate teabaggers during the 9/12 protests in Washington, D.C . These people are pissed off. They’re mad about “Obamacare.” They’re really mad about black women having abortions. And they’re really, really mad about czars…

Posted in Health Care Reform

Van Jones Resigns

Van Jones, the Obama Administrations Special Adviser for Green Jobs at the Council on Environmental Quality–AKA the “Green Jobs Czar”–resigned from his position late Saturday following increased criticism for authoring The Green Collar Economy and for his ties to groups like the Apollo Alliance, ACORN, STORM, Color of Change, and the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights….