A large number of electric utilities across the country are famously engaged in a war against customer-owned solar . Using policy barriers, “standby” charges and other tactics, utilities from ...
The National Association of Railroad Passengers has a blog post that gets right to the point.
It is a perpetual wonder for many passenger advocates that Amtrak—which, it’s worth noting ...
A portion of the 4-mile-wide oil spill near Santa Barbara, CA
Campers at popular Refugio State Beach in California were alarmed by noxious fumes and notified authorities, who discovered ...
Sitting next to a pond watching the ducks or geese would be so relaxing
I read somewhere that there was a huge old mall, which had outlived it's usefulness and rather than tear it down, they ...
Wow. All I can say is...good for him, seriously:
Lifelong Republican Turns On His Party, Embraces Obamacare
Luis Lang, who is currently crowdfunding for medical expenses that he can’t afford ...
Frankly, I never dreamed that when I posted a diary here during the Bush years titled "Listen up, Whistleblowers!" it would end up on the Wikileaks page, ( Link ) much less, still be relevant during ...
Would you lie the country into war? Order people tortured to death? Start wars while cutting taxes to the shamefully rich? Continue to trash the planet and fuck over its people? Push policies based ...
I've previously written that the president is a coward, hiding behind Nike and a whole host of other corporate sponsors in his pitch to pass the Trans Pacific Partnership. Probably the lowest he's ...
Nine people shot to death at a family restaurant .
Dozens of others stabbed, beaten, and seriously injured.
Over 100 guns recovered.
Sounds like one of the ...
Arizonans not welcome.
Today the Arizona legislature did what no other state in the nation has been mean-spirited enough to do: they cut lifetime welfare benefits to one year for everyone—adults ...