Former President Jimmy Carter underwent an operation Monday "to remove a small mass in his liver," the Carter Center announced.
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter had some rather harsh words for our current electoral system last week. Speaking on the Thom Hartmann Program, Carter said the United States is “now just an oligarchy with unlimited political bribery being the essence of getting the nominations for president.” The thing is, I don’t believe he is entirely […]
On July 28th, Thom Hartmann interviewed former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, and, at the very end of his show (as if this massive question were merely an aftethought), asked him his opinion of the 2010 Citizens United decision and the 2014 McCutcheon decision, both decisions by the five Republican judges on the U.S. Show More Summary
Submitted by Eric Zeusse, On July 28th, Thom Hartmann interviewed former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, and, at the very end of his show (as if this massive question were merely an aftethought), asked him his opinion of the 2010 Citizens United decision and the 2014McCutcheon decision, both decisions by the five Republican judges on the U.S. Show More Summary
Former President Jimmy Carter on the sad state of affairs when it comes to our campaign finance laws, and the fact that the United States has become an oligarchy: Why Jimmy Carter Thinks The United States Isn’t A Real Democracy Anymore: Former...Show More Summary
via The Intercept Former president Jimmy Carter said Tuesday on the nationally syndicated radio show the Thom Hartmann Program that the United States is now an “oligarchy” in which “unlimited political bribery” has created “a complete...Show More Summary
"The incumbents, Democrats, and Republicans, look upon this unlimited money as a great benefit to themselves." The Merriam-Webster online dictionary defines an 'oligarchy' as: "A government in which a small group exercises control especially...Show More Summary
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Jimmy Carter believes the U.S. political system has become so corrupted with big money that it is no longer a functioning democracy. Thanks to the Supreme Court, the former president believes it will take a series of disgraceful events before anything is changed. Show More Summary
A startling diagnosis from our 39th President. The post Why Jimmy Carter Thinks The United States Isn’t A Real Democracy Anymore appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The former U.S. president told the nationally syndicated radio host Thom Hartmann on Tuesday that the United States is now an “oligarchy” in which “unlimited political bribery” has led to “a compete subversion of our political system as a payoff to major contributors.”
Former President Jimmy Carter had some harsh words to say about the current state of America's electoral process, calling the country "an oligarchy with unlimited political bribery" resulting in "nominations for president or to elect the president." When asked this week by The Thom Hartmann Program (via The Intercept) about the Supreme Court's...
CLEAR LAKE, Iowa (AP) — Rick Perry bragged to an Iowa barbeque crowd about the strong economy back in Texas, drew laughs comparing President Barack Obama to Jimmy Carter and won applause vowing to secure the U.S.-Mexico border. But in...Show More Summary
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The NFL’s decision to suspend Tom Brady is a sham, a travesty, and an offense to all decency. “The Ride of Your Life” by Gift of Gab. Did you know publishing the State Code of Georgia is an act of terrorism? Jimmy Carter and Jacqueline...Show More Summary
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GOP presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz's book, "A Time for Truth" was listed behind former president Jimmy Carter's book "A Full Life" on The...
President Carter and Jacqueline Woodson, both out with memoirs, speak candidly about same-sex marriage, the Confederate flag and more.