Leading up to the 1968 Tet Offensive , the Pentagon tried to convince the American public that it was winning the war.
General Bruce Palmer, Jr., one of Westmoreland's three Field Force ...
Excellent reporting this weekend from the Wisconsin State Journal digging into one particularly jaw-dropping $500k loan made by Scott Walker's Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) . The ...
I have been sitting here for thirty minutes struggling with that question.
Because of a diary sitting at the top of Community Spotlight section on Daily Kos written by kay3295 titled "My ...
Just a quick, but what seems important, post about TPP - Canada, you know, the country with that province that is like Texas (ie, oil & gas nirvana) that just elected its equivalent of Bernie Sanders,
I wrote a diary the other day that apparently struck a nerve. It got passed around some on Twitter and FaceBook and you wouldn't believe the swarm of haters and trolls that swept into the diary to ...
Today is Mother's Day in many parts of the world, including here in Ecuador. I would love nothing more than to have my mom with me today. We would go hummingbird watching at one of the local reserves.
Good guy, Stephen Colbert gives a lesson in charitable giving.
Responding to pleas from Texas Governor Greg Abbott the White House releases the following statement
“We plan to withdraw all US military personnel and close all bases by December 2015”
In a ...
Titled: Sea Otter - Putting His Feet Up
Artist: Mark Hobson
In many ways I've had a charmed childhood. I grew up in a small village in Wales: Llanrhaeadr Ym Mochnant, and when I turned 10, my ...
I tried to write a roundup of what's going down in New York on Saturday but was thwarted by the internet gnomes that were migrating Big Orange at the time.
A lot has happened since then! Here's ...