Category Archives: campaign

Joseph Thompson: Workingmen’s Party Candidate for Mayor

One result of the railroad strike in Baltimore was the formation of a Workingmen’s party that spoke to the interests of working people and waged a fall electoral campaign challenging local politicians and businessmen. Meeting on July 30 in Rechabite … Continue reading

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Who is running for Governor?

Editor’s Note: To be clear. All of these people are complete and utter assholes, like all politicians. This post is NOT an endorsement of any of these candidates, and in fact it is meant to show why all of these … Continue reading

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A march against Monsanto in Maryland

In the gearing up to the march against Monsanto yesterday I found one place in the Baltimore area, the suburb of Hunt Valley. I had already watched a 2004 documentary created by Morgan Spurlock on the subject, the Future of … Continue reading

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Moving stuff over (it took hours to copy this over)

Since my tumblr account is going to close because Yahoo! bought tumblr, I thought I might as well move over the revelant stuff to this blog. This starts with articles from Sunshine Politics (was sunpol.tumblr.com). All links to Sunshine Politics … Continue reading

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Some important letters

In lieu of a post on issues concerning Maryland I wanted to post some letters, specifically form letters, I found in my collection of stuff from Maryland politicians. Not all the letters are completely true in facts, so judge them … Continue reading

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The Democrats are for the working class, right?

I’ve written in the past about the Republicans and ALEC (that has state GOP legislators on a nationwide scale) behind the effort to give Maryland corporations a tax break. Americans have said in polls that they trust the Democrats more … Continue reading

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ALEC is at it again!

This was also posted on DelMarva Progressive. They changed it around a bit and this is the revised version as well there were some spelling errors in the original one. Oops! I just realized something horrifying. Remember the campaign I … Continue reading

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