Bad news, folks. One of the last good Republicans is no more:
Chester Nez in 1942 and in 2008.
The following post includes material from my diary on the code talkers in First Nations News & Views in 2012.
In Navajo tradition, when someone dies, it is said ...
Paul Krugman writes in The New York Times that Cantor's defeat is a very big deal.
Movement conservatism is "unraveling before our very eyes."
Eric Cantor and the Death of a Movement
The Rovian ...
Joseph Wilcox should be at work or at home this morning. Instead, his family is mourning his death.
Joseph had the misfortune of strapping on his concealed handgun two days ago and heading off to ...
Justice Bushrod Washington
Today’s Justice of the Day is: BUSHROD WASHINGTON. Justice Washington was born on this day, June 5, in 1762.
Justice Washington was born in Westmoreland County, ...
Alberta artist, Peter von Tiesenhausen , has effectively stopped oil corporations from putting a pipeline through his 800 acre property by covering it with artwork and copyrighting the top six ...
An interesting blog post from Paul Krugman:
I recently had a discussion with someone who felt disappointed in Obama; he had not, this person complained, lived up to the high hopes of his supporters.
Link to video of John Oliver's "balanced" 97% to 3% debate.
Poet and civil rights activist Maya Angelou ...
I guess most Americans know the story. How Maryland native, Georgetown DC lawyer Francis Scott Key , approached the British to negotiate the release of his friend, Dr. William Beanes, whom the ...