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For those who want Congress to have more input from constituents on TPP and TTIP there's still time to stop TPP Fast Track Authority in the House! http://www.oregonlive.com/pacific-northwest-news/...
by divineorder
Comment Count 28 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 05:44 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Do you know any unsung heroes that have made strides in progressive causes and deserve some time in the spotlight?
by maxfolger
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Apr 19, 2015 at 03:43 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
In a series of three diaries ( Intro , Phase One , Phase Two ), I advocated for people power, the power ...
by Mopshell
Comment Count 35 comments on Thu Jan 15, 2015 at 02:00 PM PST with 24 Recommends
A slaveowner-dominated society is for all its democratic pretensions a totalitarian society that cannot allow contrary notions. For those whites who think they were not involved, the most important ...
by TarheelDem
Comment Count 183 comments on Sun Nov 16, 2014 at 08:56 AM PST with 191 Recommends
You ought to be out raising hell. This is the fighting age. Put on your fighting clothes. -Mother Jones ``````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````````` Sunday ...
by JayRaye
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Sep 27, 2014 at 11:00 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
RIP, Michael Brown. Those of us left behind mourn your passing today, and mourn as well what the circumstances of that passing shows about our society. Will the person who caused your early death ...
by divineorder
Comment Count 23 comments on Mon Aug 25, 2014 at 06:34 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Portsmouth, New Hampshire is perhaps going to be the ignition point for transgender rights in New Hampshire. The state is the only New England state which has not passed protections for transgender ...
by rserven
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Feb 28, 2014 at 04:02 PM PST with 26 Recommends
This speech by Mario Savio may inspire some and make others stain their drawers. If you have not come in contact with Mario Savio and the concept of 'Free Speech' this may alarm you. Often ...
by Hermenutic
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Feb 03, 2014 at 12:15 PM PST with 2 Recommends
WTF? Did you see this? Tell State Sen. Jim Smith: Resign as chair of ALEC in Nebraska. Dear [____] As you may have seen this week, The Guardian newspaper published internal documents ...
by divineorder
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat Dec 07, 2013 at 09:34 AM PST with 12 Recommends
My first clue yesterday that the President was about to give an important speech on the Economy was from Robert Reich's Facebook page post that appear in my news stream. Robert Reich, what a ...
by divineorder
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Dec 05, 2013 at 12:45 PM PST with 7 Recommends
Some of us progressives despair of the shortcomings of the Obama Administration and corporatist leanings and mistakes in the Affordable Care Act. In this column and other forums I have argued that ...
by StewartAcuff
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Dec 05, 2013 at 05:35 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Yesterday as was researching for the rec listed diary Hey kos, Afghanistan 2014 Promise? I was sickened to revisit all the waste that has gone on in Iraq and Afghanistan for over a decade. ...
by divineorder
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Dec 04, 2013 at 05:46 AM PST with 18 Recommends
I have to say that my enthusiasm for political activism is seriously dampened when I get a e-mail like this. Dear Jennifer, I've been keeping an eye on the numbers coming in this month. Here's ...
by Jensequitur
Comment Count 31 comments on Tue Nov 19, 2013 at 01:11 PM PST with 22 Recommends
Credit first to these two diaries from the past week: The Problem With Watching MSNBC: The Manipulation of Liberals Daily Kos is not About More and Better Democrats. It's About Stupid and Stupider ...
by skepticalcitizen
Comment Count 233 comments on Sat May 04, 2013 at 09:57 AM PDT with 114 Recommends
I don't know if you have that expression in the U.S., but here in Canada it means OK, you have been talking up a storm, now DO something! President Obama gave an excellent speech today in which he ...
by Thomasina
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Nov 28, 2012 at 11:58 AM PST with 9 Recommends
So we had us a little election, and some people showed up, and wasn't it GRAND? Now that we kept the High Wizard of Etch-E-Sketchdom out of the big chair, and made sure Fighting Harry has a chance ...
by fromer
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Nov 08, 2012 at 06:08 AM PST with 6 Recommends
Hahahaha, Mr. Romney has had his posterior handed to him by the Obama campaign. Romney really is the symbol of the 'Job Creators'TM, but the problem is most of those jobs have been created in ...
by divineorder
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Jul 14, 2012 at 02:13 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Yes! Something Positive to do!! Please sign the petition!! Reverse Citizen ...
by roseeriter
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Nov 09, 2011 at 08:26 AM PST with 11 Recommends
by Armando
Comment Count 82 comments on Sun Oct 09, 2011 at 10:00 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
Any irony that the best print coverage of Occupy Wall Street is coming from overseas? Any at all?
by Cabbage Rabbit
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Oct 06, 2011 at 04:23 PM PDT with 2 Recommends