Too poor to bail
Originally posted at Eclectablog .
Graphic by Anne Savage
Not that we were expecting the federal government to do for a failing urban giant like Detroit what they did for big ...
The roll call is now available for the vote on the Amash amendment to the Defense Spending bill. The amendment would curtail domestic surveillance data collected by the NSA in bulk, on Americans who ...
The invocation of the Nazism in political debates is one of my biggest pet peeves because such invocations often demonstrate a complete lack of historical knowledge and understanding as well as a ...
Former White House Press Secretary (and national co-chair of the Not-Exactly Mensa Society) Dana ...
As you can tell from my handle, I'm an economist (although I no longer live in Virginia). As such, I see the world through the lens of social science. One of the great lessons from this election ...
... not about my sexual orientation , but about something else which I have been afraid to publicly declare. So please bear with me, as this was not an easy post to write, and I can think of no ...
Friday, BoiseBlue posted, " If I could take a pill to be straight..." " and it has to do with the issue of Coming Out over and over again. It is an excellent diary. Earlier this week I posted a ...
An architect has died.
During my time in Bellefonte, I met hundreds of people.
I also met dozens of survivors.
This is one man's story...
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By almost any measure, the 2006 universal care law Governor Mitt Romney championed in Massachusetts has been a clear success. A bipartisan bill ...