It's not just about this one event, this one shooting, or the question of whether this one young black man somehow "deserved" or "prompted" his own murder at the hands of police in Ferguson.
As he ...
Another witness has emerged in the shooting of Michael Brown:
Mitchell told News 4 she saw a door close on a police car. An ...
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, no longer on the veep shortlist.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has spent the last several years grooming himself for a vice presidential pick -- pitching himself as one of those "...
It’s hard to imagine, isn’t it? You could love three little things so much, watch them grow, they’re in their mid-20s, and they’re inspiring you, and exciting you, and they fill you up with ...
The fact is that when given a choice between a REAL Republican and a Democrat that sounds like a Republican, the conservative voter will choose Republican every single time. It makes no absolute ...
I know I shouldn't use the conspiracy theory fallacy when talking about the pseudoscience-pushing science deniers, who are the bread and butter of topics for skeptics. But, when I keep observing ...
This is the first part of Chapter 3. A Brief History of the Development of American Capitalism of my book Let's Do What Works and Call it Capitalism. Footnotes omitted.
"Capitalism, as an economic ...
Some things are just too painful to read:
“Let’s say Ron Paul is Nirvana ,” said Kennedy, the television personality and former MTV host, by way of ...
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As we can see from the chart above, the red line shows that corporations used to pay a much larger portion of total revenues — back in the mid 1940s, it was 40% of total revenue. Today it’s ...