I’d previously written about Kiera Wilmot, the inquisitive Polk County Florida teenager arrested and expelled for a science experiment gone accidentally wrong.
I can’t let it lay, of course ...
Two days ago, I published a diary asking how Jason Richwine could 'earn' a PhD from Harvard's Kennedy School of Government based on a dissertation arguing that the low IQ of Hispanics is reason to ...
Last night, Bill Maher closed with a powerful New Rule about the wealth gap in our country, and why the wealthy should be afraid, very afraid.
And finally, New Rule: since the average CEO now makes $
Credit first to these two diaries from the past week:
The Problem With Watching MSNBC: The Manipulation of Liberals
Daily Kos is not About More and Better Democrats. It's About Stupid and Stupider ...
I cannot read at Daily Kos without coming away with the odd perspective that it is far better that an innocent person be horribly victimized by a bad person than for someone to EVEN THINK of ...
Au contraire ...
The only thing more pathetic than the collective media fail in the run-up to the war in Iraq has been their collective refusal to acknowledge their culpability in what has been ...
The votes by Washington and Colorado to legalize possession of marijuana is having ripple effects to every nation to our south. ‘‘It has become necessary to analyze in depth the implications ...
The political system is broken. On too many of the most important issues, the debates themselves are backward and upside down. It's a given that the Republicans, after decades of catering ...
The class action lawsuit against NYPD's criminal stop and frisk policy is under way. Two of the officers testifying in the case, Officers Adhyl Polanco and Pedro Serrano, have indicated that the ...
Cover of New York Civil Liberties Union (NYCLU) Report on Stop and Frisk activity
The class-action lawsuit, Floyd v. City of New York , now on trial in Federal Court,