Yehuda Nir with his wife, Bonnie Maslin (click photo for larger version)
Yehuda Nir died at the age of 84 on Saturday, peacefully and at home. He lived a remarkable life,
I had said my piece , and I thought I was done. But there a couple of additional points I want to make, and then I"ll REALLY move on.
1. As a Latino, I do not feel safe in Arizona, a state that ...
I'm home now from my first Netroots and I just want to say a deeply felt "Thank You" to everyone who scrambled at 30 seconds after the last minute to get little ole' me out there. It was a headache,
Late last year, Michael Bloomberg's Mayors Against Illegal Guns joined forces with Moms Demand Action, a grassroots group formed after Sandy Hook, to form Everytown for Gun Safety. Yesterday, ...
What would you do if you found out that a shocking murder plot was unfolding silently? What if this wasn’t just any murder, but the premeditated and carefully plotted unfolding of a terrifying ...
In his 1943 painting "Freedom of Speech," Norman Rockwell illustrated American democracy in action by depicting a man speaking up at a town meeting. A framed poster of Rockwell's painting hangs ...
From the New York Times via Balloon Juice:
In 2011, Mr. Christie held a news conference where he accused State Senator Richard J. Codey of being “combative and difficult” in blocking two ...
Officially an old man now.
As I am gathering my stuff to leave the cardiac ward, Philitrina, my afternoon nurse, gives me one additional bit of advice: Do not ignore the warning about not lifting ...
yamamizu posted a diary this evening asking where I am and why I haven't posted anything on Super Typhoon Haiyan yet. A few people have asked where I've been the last month or so, so the story is ...
Pop the corn and the cork! There's some celebrating to be done. The Koch Cabal failed to pull one over on the California Attorney General, Kamala D. Harris.
From the Washington Post: