Nancy Salgado interrupted a speech by Jeff Stratton, President of McDonald's USA, LLC, telling him she's worked for McDonald's for 10 years and can't even afford to buy shoes for her two children. ...
Cross-posted at Delaware Liberal.
Andrew Sullivan's column titled " The Nullification Party " is an absolute must read.
How does one party that has lost two presidential elections and a ...
Dear President Obama,
Bradley Manning has been sentenced to 35 years in prison, a lot less than the prosecution was demanding. He could be free in eight years. Certainly, this is a better outcome ...
Washington's 3rd Congressional District
To all Kossacks: Please take note that these Congressional District Information Diaries are not meant to evaluate whether or not the districts are beatable.
Eric Stetson's interesting diary the other day about the danger of young people leaving the center-right Democratic Party and going to the more cynical libertarian ideology got me thinking.
Edward Snowden’s disclosures, the New York Times reported on Sunday, “have renewed a longstanding concern: that young Internet aficionados whose skills the agencies need for counterterrorism and ...
From Sen. Sanders' own piece in today's Huffington Post , titled Too Big to Jail? :
I will soon introduce legislation that would give the Treasury secretary 90 days to compile a list of commercial ...
Geo Corp is a world-wide privately owned prison operation. According to the company's own history , it obtained its first prison contract in 1987, holding 150 immigration prisoners in Aurora, ...
Tierra o Muerte, bytegirl24, flickr
It was a sunny weekend morning about fifteen years ago. Here in Rio Arriba County, northern New Mexico, occasional bombs were still going off in remote mountain ...
First, we'll take care of some old business from prior to this week. Often, reports of shooting incidents that qualify for GunFAIL don't come out right away, but turn up a week or so later. ...