Things were very different in 2003. George Bush and Tom Delay dominated politics; every day brought some new outrage. Media sycophants wrote love poems to Karl Rove. Worst of all, Joe Lieberman ...
I've had many different phases as a blogger and as I've passed through different phases of my life so has my blogging. My home now sits and www.JimNichols4.com but I can't help but reflect on the ...
Seriously, Fuck you Dick Cheney! Fuck your pompous condecension. Fuck your straw men! Fuck your mischaracterizations! Fuck your sniveling attempts to keep you and your buddies asses out of ...
Yesterday, Senator Schumer proposed a "middle ground" on healthcare reform. The New York Times reports the core points of his "compromise":
• The public plan must be self-...
In America, a family is losing its home every 13 seconds .
This appalling statistic brings home the punishment working families are ...
When I first became involved in partisan politics in 1999, I was completely turned off by what I saw with the local Democratic Party. It looked like a bunch of old people who liked to hear ...
Over the last couple of years the Daily Kos community has been great supporting the 50 state-strategy, supporting candidates and pushing a progressive agenda.
Many of you have asked me what I will ...
Yesterday, you may have read that Gov. Howard Dean is coming back to Democracy for America. Here’s what he had to say:
I'm returning to DFA and I have to admit, it'll be nice to ...
I know, it sounds like hyperbole, but it isn’t. It really, really isn’t.
You and I and our friends in various progressive organizations are going to leave a mark on American politics. ...
I met Scott Murphy this evening. Very impressive. I didn’t get more than a few minutes with him but he struck me as a genuinely nice guy and he did ...