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Firebrand: The Definition

The Definition of a Firebrand What do we refer to as a firebrand? One dictionary gives several definitions (based on the Random House Dictionary) for the word firebrand: Firebrand (fire-brand) [fahyuhr-brand]  Noun 1.    a piece of burning wood or other material. 2.    a person who kindles strife or encourages unrest; an agitator; troublemaker.   The first definition of a firebrand: Something that’s used to bring about light in a dark… Read More »

Sanders: Firebrand senator of Vermont

Senator Sanders speaks of issues that affect the American public Senator Bernie Sanders describes this as the worst economic times since the Great Depression, where the top 1% richest people in the U.S. own 40% of the total wealth in the U.S., where Working class America is stuck ‘footing the bill’ to bail-out corporations who engaged in reckless and in many cases illegal financial behavior. There have been few representatives in… Read More »