Earlier this week I re-introduced the Stop Militarizing Law Enforcement Act for consideration during the 114th Congress. The continued use of aggressive military tactics by local law enforcement ...
The rain, sleet, and snow were not enough to stop the Texas KOS meetup in Austin, Texas, this weekend. One must remember Texans do not know how to drive on ice, let alone snow.
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I was prompted to write this diary by a certain beloved Dailykos muckitty-muck, after I wrote to him to inform him of this news. And that news is...drumroll please: I ran for, and won, a position ...
In most American homes, the kitchen is a room or space which is dedicated primarily to food preparation and cooking. During the past century or so, American kitchens have changed, principally with ...
Honestly, who gives a shit? I've been around DK for a while now, and many lifers know me as an angry, black dyke. Some kossacks like that (I once got hit on in a PM by a particularly noxious kossack ...
During his address at the National Prayer Breakfast on Thursday, President Obama pointed to the history of the Crusades and American slavery as obvious examples of those who "...
It's not you, it's them.
It's been few years now since Verizon ended the pretense that the company was going to use the huge tax breaks it ...
As we begin Black History month today, I think back to prominent African Americans lost to history - and so eloquently covered by Denise Oliver Velez here: How Much Do You Know About Black History? .
We all come to Daily Kos for our fix of political news. However, many diarists who contribute to the site bring a wealth of experience, knowledge and analysis that enriches the community beyond ...
My beautiful wife, Mary Nir, was an extraordinary soul. She was the kindest person I ever knew. She had a wickedly off-beat sense of humor. There was no one she wouldn't stop to help. If you knew ...