Steve Soto's The Left Coaster



Domestic Issues Archives

April 1, 2014 - Go On Offense by Steve
October 6, 2011 - Right to Protest? by Mary
September 27, 2011 - Lawrence O'Donnel Challenges the Police Use of Force by Oly Mike
August 21, 2011 - Time To Dig In by paradox
July 11, 2011 - Feeding the Homeless is a Crime by Oly Mike
May 28, 2011 - Economics and Humanities: Public Services or Private Profits? by Oly Mike
April 3, 2011 - GOP's Ryan Avoids The Rail by Steve
March 31, 2011 - Washington Uprising - A Community Response to Budget Cuts by Oly Mike
March 7, 2011 - Is a General Strike Coming to Wisconsin and Beyond? by Oly Mike
February 23, 2011 - Hat Tip to Buffalo Beast and Boing Boing by Oly Mike
February 19, 2011 - A Few Links to Consider by Oly Mike
February 20, 2010 - Too Extreme? by Mary
January 21, 2010 - The Gift That Is Scott Brown by Steve
May 3, 2009 - The Sick Homophobic Bigotry Of Orson Scott Card by Turkana
April 19, 2009 - “People Get Really Desperate” by paradox
April 9, 2009 - Our dependency on our technical infrastructure by Mary
March 30, 2009 - Public Faith & Trust by paradox
March 24, 2009 - Hope For A Sane Drug Policy by paradox
March 18, 2009 - Evening Update by Steve
March 12, 2009 - The Worthless Anti-EFCA Study by Deacon Blues
February 24, 2009 - Pursue the Agenda, Forget the Reeps by Deacon Blues
February 19, 2009 - Obama Addresses Foreclosure Crisis by Deacon Blues
September 12, 2008 - Take care, friends by Erin Alecto
May 18, 2008 - work-life by Christina Hulbe
March 28, 2008 - America Is Afraid of Nipple Rings; Go Back to ESPN, Olbermann by Jeff Dinelli
March 19, 2008 - Plenty To Talk About by Turkana
March 6, 2008 - Submitted without comment by Turkana
February 10, 2008 - Edwards Evolution, Next Revolution by Turkana
February 1, 2008 - Tech Wage Gap Growing by Turkana
January 17, 2008 - polar eye by Christina Hulbe
October 30, 2007 - Afternoon Quick Hits by Steve
October 19, 2007 - Too Much Failure in Real Time by paradox
October 7, 2007 - US Beef Production Sinks to a New Low by paradox
September 4, 2007 - Deregulation A Campaign Issue In 2008? by Steve
August 31, 2007 - For Once, Doing The Right Thing by Steve
August 29, 2007 - Two Years Of Neglect by Steve
August 25, 2007 - Raw in the Endless Denial by paradox
August 18, 2007 - Democrats: But we were scared!!! by soccerdad
August 10, 2007 - Friday Afternoon Quick Hits by Steve
August 7, 2007 - The "Political Advantage" Defense Mechanism by Steve
August 6, 2007 - 24 House Democratic Sell-Outs by Steve
August 3, 2007 - Bush Administration Killed Increased Highway Repairs In 2004 by Steve
July 13, 2007 - Tie Trade Benefits, Safety, And Global Warming Together by Steve
July 12, 2007 - Link Trade, Food Safety, And Global Warming Together by Steve
June 27, 2007 - Offshoring's Real Damage by Steve
May 29, 2007 - Politicians reward their masters by soccerdad
May 16, 2007 - Science Clashes With The "Lone Gunman" Theory by Steve
May 16, 2007 - Outrage Central by Steve
April 24, 2007 - What Housing Recovery? by Steve
April 22, 2007 - Thoughts on the VT killings by soccerdad
April 19, 2007 - An Excuse For Doing Nothing? by Steve
April 18, 2007 - Pure Evil by Steve
April 18, 2007 - VTech Killer Had Red Flags But Still Got Guns by Steve
April 17, 2007 - VTech Killer ID'd by Steve
April 16, 2007 - Imported Food Virtually Unchecked For Hazards by Steve
April 13, 2007 - Why Rely Upon The FBI For Rifle Background Checks? by Steve
March 21, 2007 - Alberto Tanked Landmark Tobacco Case by Steve
March 3, 2007 - Yellow Ribbons For A Penny by Steve
February 24, 2007 - Poverty In America by soccerdad
February 8, 2007 - Morning Update by Steve
February 1, 2007 - Senate Passes Minimum Wage Boost by Steve
January 30, 2007 - Bush Politicizes Regulatory Function by Steve
January 26, 2007 - 28 GOP Senators Voted To Abolish Minimum Wage by Steve
January 25, 2007 - Afternoon Quick Hits by Steve
January 11, 2007 - Morning Update by Steve
December 26, 2006 - Dems Plan To Come Out Hard Against Big Oil by Steve
December 26, 2006 - Making Bush Pay For It by Steve
December 21, 2006 - Open Thread - Lying About The Minimum Wage Edition by Steve
November 30, 2006 - A Broken Promise, Or A Necessary Concession? by Steve
November 11, 2006 - Play Saturday Night Strategist by Steve
November 8, 2006 - Playing For The Long Term by Steve
October 27, 2006 - GOP Instantly Demonizes Gays Over NJ Court Decision by Steve
October 20, 2006 - Democrats Can Restore Bipartisan Foreign Policy With 2006 Victory by Steve
September 23, 2006 - Bitter Immigration Harvest in Lake County by paradox
September 19, 2006 - Where Are The Jobs Going To Come From? by Steve
September 9, 2006 - At Ford, Survival Is Now 'Job One' by pessimist
September 7, 2006 - Here Comes The Recession by pessimist
September 4, 2006 - The Future Ain't What It Used To Be. by pessimist
September 4, 2006 - Happy Management Day by pessimist
September 1, 2006 - Employing Fears by pessimist
August 29, 2006 - Gee, Opie! Economic Terror Fairy Tales! by pessimist
August 28, 2006 - Avoiding The Scene Of His Crimes by Steve
August 24, 2006 - Deceiving Appearances by pessimist
August 20, 2006 - Didn't Get Your Sliver Of Sky Pie? TOUGH! by pessimist
August 19, 2006 - Drugs Flourishing Despite Long War by paradox
August 18, 2006 - The Parties Are SO Over! by pessimist
August 17, 2006 - When The Rules Change by pessimist
August 16, 2006 - Wholly Holey Holy Economics by pessimist
August 15, 2006 - We Don't Make It Here Anymore - But We Can by pessimist
August 2, 2006 - While The Wars Rage by pessimist
July 26, 2006 - A Diller A Dollar, Bu$hCo Scholar! by pessimist
July 14, 2006 - Open Thread by Mary
July 11, 2006 - Evil Is As Evil Profits by pessimist
July 6, 2006 - Et tu, Billy G? by pessimist
July 4, 2006 - The Illusion Of Freedom by pessimist
July 3, 2006 - Rollin' Empty Boxcars by pessimist
July 1, 2006 - Ralph's - Makes One Want To Ralph by pessimist
June 27, 2006 - Keeping The Piece by pessimist
June 12, 2006 - No Drs. Luddite Of The Cross by pessimist
June 9, 2006 - Pumpin' The Gas Price by pessimist
June 8, 2006 - THIS Is What I Rail Against! by pessimist
June 3, 2006 - The Cost Of A Thought by pessimist
May 31, 2006 - Bush Cuts New York And New Orleans To Steer Money To Jeb by Steve
May 22, 2006 - Bang! Bang! You're Dead! Reset - NOT! by pessimist
April 24, 2006 - Mid-Day Update - Scared GOP Edition by Steve
April 23, 2006 - "What's Wrong With America" by pessimist
April 19, 2006 - Out With The Old, In With The New Old by pessimist
April 17, 2006 - Mid-Day Update: Bush Will Take The GOP Down With Him This Year by Steve
April 5, 2006 - Thrown To The Wolves by pessimist
April 2, 2006 - Why Immigration now? by Duckman GR
April 1, 2006 - Forging New Wage Fetters by pessimist
March 31, 2006 - Starving The Bathtub Drowning The Beast by pessimist
March 6, 2006 - The Beats Go On... And on... and on... by pessimist
March 6, 2006 - South Dakota Governor Signs Abortion Ban by Steve
February 24, 2006 - South Dakota Gives The American Taliban What It Wants by Steve
February 2, 2006 - The Ghost Of DeTocqueville Walks by pessimist
February 1, 2006 - The Real State Of The Union by pessimist
January 28, 2006 - Filibuster Alito by eriposte
January 21, 2006 - Totalling The Automotive by pessimist
January 16, 2006 - The Check's Imbalanced by pessimist
January 2, 2006 - Coal Mine Of Today's Accident Cited 208 Times By Bush Labor Department - In One Year - But Never Closed by Steve
January 2, 2006 - Inverting The Curve On The Road To War by pessimist
December 27, 2005 - Wealthy Jesus by pessimist
December 23, 2005 - Politics of Domicile by paradox
December 20, 2005 - Rhyming From History by larre
December 16, 2005 - No More Golden Fleece by pessimist
December 15, 2005 - Two Pieces Of Good News by Steve
December 15, 2005 - WalMart Buys Silence From The American Media by Steve
December 14, 2005 - Senate Rejects House GOP's Food Stamp Cuts by Steve
December 13, 2005 - Leon County Dumps Diebold After Security Is Hacked by Steve
December 12, 2005 - Diebold CEO Who "Delivered" Ohio To Bush In 2004 Resigns Suddenly by Steve
December 10, 2005 - Richard Pryor's Dead, M@#%$&*! by pessimist
December 8, 2005 - My Country, Split In Three, ... by pessimist
November 22, 2005 - Who Needs Enemies? by pessimist
November 18, 2005 - Another Bu$hCo Lie? by pessimist
November 10, 2005 - When Ambition Meets Experience by pessimist
November 9, 2005 - The Doctor Is Out by pessimist
November 9, 2005 - Dropping the C-Anchors by pessimist
November 9, 2005 - Wednesday Afternoon Quick Hits - Say Goodbye To Judy Kneepads by Steve
November 4, 2005 - Played Like A Piano by pessimist
October 31, 2005 - Bush Labor Department Lets WalMart Scuttle Workplace Investigations by Steve
October 27, 2005 - Supporting Our Troops, Corporate-Style by pessimist
October 22, 2005 - Being Like The Little Children by pessimist
October 21, 2005 - French Kissing-up? Foul! by pessimist
October 21, 2005 - Blowing The Code Blue Horn - For Naught? by pessimist
September 28, 2005 - Walking In L.A. - Ankle Deep In Red Ink by pessimist
September 26, 2005 - Sheehan Arrested At White House Protest by Steve
September 10, 2005 - Are We Happy Campers? by pessimist
September 6, 2005 - Number Of Pro-Choice Supporters At Highest Level Since Bush Came Into Office by Steve
September 5, 2005 - 'nobody thought ...' by pessimist
September 3, 2005 - The Free Market Fairy by Marie
September 1, 2005 - Planning for Disasters by Mary
August 31, 2005 - Priorities, Priorities by Steve
August 30, 2005 - New Orleans To Be Evacuated by Steve
August 30, 2005 - New Orleans Now Heading For Catastrophe by Steve
July 31, 2005 - Why Does Texas Hate The United States? by pessimist
May 24, 2005 - Let's Make a Deal by dj moonbat
May 14, 2005 - $lummin' For Chump Change With Big Dick by pessimist
May 5, 2005 - Fun in Sun Diego by Duckman GR
April 28, 2005 - Thursday Morning Quick Hits And Outrages by Steve
April 27, 2005 - Where The Rubber Meets The Road by pessimist
April 22, 2005 - Dogma Don't Pay Da Bills! by pessimist
April 22, 2005 - Smelling A Ratz by pessimist
April 16, 2005 - The Clowns We Sent In by pessimist
April 15, 2005 - As Bush Signals A Willingness To Budge On Private Accounts, Events May Make It Moot by Steve
April 7, 2005 - Crudely Speaking AM-PM by pessimist
April 7, 2005 - I Can't Wait To Hear muckdog Spin This One! by pessimist
April 6, 2005 - What Would Woody Write? by pessimist
March 31, 2005 - If I Could Talk to the Animals, ... by pessimist
March 27, 2005 - USA Incorporated by Duckman GR
March 27, 2005 - Easter Present by larre
March 27, 2005 - Where We Go From Here by pessimist
March 24, 2005 - While Bush Ignores Medicare, Right Wingers Want Even More Political Hari Kari on Private Accounts by Steve
March 20, 2005 - Living Dark In A Jetsons World by pessimist
March 19, 2005 - The Thugs of Congress by larre
March 15, 2005 - A Scholarly Google of Bankruptcy Reform by larre
March 7, 2005 - New Poll: Public Rejects Bush's Budget, Fiscal, And Foreign Policy Priorities by Steve
March 2, 2005 - Micro$oft $ocial $ecurity by pessimist
February 27, 2005 - New Test for True Democrats by larre
February 24, 2005 - Purchasing The Plantation by pessimist
February 17, 2005 - A local perspective on the Gulag wal-mart by Duckman GR
February 13, 2005 - The Coming Days Of Rage by pessimist
February 12, 2005 - Canada To Wal-Mart - Take Off, Eh? by pessimist
February 11, 2005 - Welcome To Wal-Mart, Joe Hill by pessimist
February 10, 2005 - The Whiz-Dumb Of King Son O'maun by pessimist
February 1, 2005 - The Resurrection Of John Kerry? by pessimist
January 25, 2005 - I Am My Brother's Keeper by pessimist
January 8, 2005 - Picking On Someone Their Own Size For Once by pessimist
January 2, 2005 - I'm Mad As Hell, And I Have To Keep Taking It by dj moonbat
January 2, 2005 - Bracero Bu$h by pessimist
January 2, 2005 - More on Declining Empires by soccerdad
December 28, 2004 - Forecast: Lower Temperatures And Higher Prices by pessimist
December 18, 2004 - Old MacDonald HAD A Farm - Part III by pessimist
December 13, 2004 - Old MacDonald HAD A Farm, Chapter II by pessimist
December 12, 2004 - End Swell That Oil's Well by pessimist
December 7, 2004 - Dreck Us All With Bucks of Folly by larre
December 7, 2004 - American Creative Ingenuity Refuses To Die! by pessimist
December 7, 2004 - The Wal-Mart Tumor Is About To Metastasize by pessimist
December 2, 2004 - A Cold Day In Hell's Kitchen Is On The Way by pessimist
November 26, 2004 - Big Brother Is Watching - From The Boardroom by pessimist
November 21, 2004 - Capturing the "Real America" Vote, Part XVII by rayman
November 20, 2004 - Owwer Leedur Feels The Workin' Man's Pain by pessimist
November 17, 2004 - 'We're Like The World ... We're Not Red Staters ....' by pessimist
November 17, 2004 - Progressives For State's Rights! by pessimist
November 16, 2004 - What We've Lost by pessimist
November 14, 2004 - Playing Murder, Inc. by pessimist
November 14, 2004 - Dispatches From the Culture War-Bumper Sticker Edition by rayman
November 5, 2004 - Ridin' The Economy Coaster by pessimist
November 4, 2004 - The Revivalist Networking Toolbox by larre
November 3, 2004 - The Neo-American Revivalist Movement by larre
November 3, 2004 - More-Oil Values by pessimist
October 26, 2004 - The Better Choice by larre
October 14, 2004 - No Sense of Decency by soccerdad
October 1, 2004 - I Feel Safer Already - NOT! by pessimist
September 12, 2004 - The Great Pretender by larre
September 6, 2004 - Yassah, Massa by pessimist
September 5, 2004 - Reading By People-light by pessimist
September 3, 2004 - The Owner-Serf Society by larre
August 21, 2004 - You've Got A 'Friend' by pessimist