Op/Ed: Lessons Learned Post Election 2016 – Many Truths Have Been Revealed

Photo Credit -iz QuotesLessons Learned Post Election 2016 – Many Truths Have Been Revealed Four weeks post election, or nearly four weeks many lessons in the aftermath of Election 2016. The best way to properly break down the lessons are by the use of bullet points. 1. Facebook is not the best medium for social discourse:…

Op/Ed – Please Don’t Let the Door Hit You in the Derrière: LGBTQ Marriage is the Law

Photo Credit – Cardboiled.com Op/Ed Written by “FlaGatorJD” of Democratic Underground – Republished with Permission I know some of you are terribly upset about all this equality and marriage stuff, and you’re so fed up, you’re ready to just leave this country. First, let’s remember that you said you’d leave if President Obama were elected. He was,…

Op/Ed: Media Resources Fail at Reporting Real City Issues in Detroit Mayoral Race, Focusing on Drama Instead

Photo Credit – MaximumServices.net As most of our readers are aware, Independent Underground News & Talk has covered the Detroit Mayoral Race and will continue to do so up until the final decision is made November 5, 2013. We have wrote about the election integrity debate on Mayoral Candidate Tom Barrow successful challenge removing former competitor Mike…

Michigan Corporate Republicans ‘War on the Poor’ continues as House Bill 4388 advances in Lansing

Photo Credit – rifuture.org  Independent Underground News & Talk Op/Ed Michigan Republicans “War on the Poor” plans continue. Blaming the most struggling families in our State for the fact they earn dramatically LESS in income than themselves. At this point, one has to wonder if being poor is a new form of discrimination, similar to being born…

Op/Ed- Michigan: Fourth Saddest State in the Nation with Corporate Republicans in Charge of Everything

Photo Credit- Michigan Democratic Party IU News Op/Ed Did you hear? Michigan according to Twitter or “Tweets” is the fourth saddest State in the nation. Somehow we doubt the saddest surrounds the snow just dumped on our roads, lands and driveways to be shoved, until the next white fluffy stuff stops by for a visit again.…