From a piece by Jodi Jacobson at RH Reality Check "Forcible rape" is back in the news, this time in New Mexico, where the administration of Governor Susana Martinez is proposing to require a "...
Christopher Stevens hasn't even been brought home for a decent burial, and yet already the wingnut fringe is smearing him. The story goes that Stevens brought his own death on himself because he ...
Levi Gammons fell in love. He had a comfortable life in Florida as a professional counselor with a surfing hobby, but he gave that up to move to Virginia to live with his new bride. Unfortunately, ...
It was March 4, 1966. I was a young, twenty-two year old recently divorced mother of a four year old. I worked in Atlanta, Ga at a moving company. We had an office inside a large warehouse that ...
Pe' Sla, a place sacred to the Lakota on the Reynold's Prairie
in the ...
Given the right-wing's resurrection of "welfare"-bashing as a primary political meme in the coming election, I thought it might be helpful to have at your disposal a ready primer detailing just how ...
One century ago today, former President Teddy Roosevelt accepted the presidential nomination of the Progressive Party, popularly known as the “Bull Moose Party.” His electrifying acceptance ...
There is a diary on the rec list that asks whether or not Mitt Romney has Alzheimer's Disease. No evidence whatsoever, just "asking questions" that Glenn Beck and Bill Frist would be proud of.
I am ...
Last night the Freaky Friday crew did This Machine Kills Fascists . getting a jump on the 100th anniversary of Woody Guthrie.
A folk song is what's wrong and how to fix it or it could be
It's raining DOMA decisions. Yet another judge has found DOMA unconstitutional . This in Windsor v United States , a lawsuit being pursued in the jurisdiction of the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals. U.S.