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In 1893, the "Financial Panic" gripped the United States as the economy fell into recession and the ranks of the unemployed and homeless swelled. In response, an organized group of people from all ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Mar 12, 2015 at 12:00 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
You might have been thinking that big snowy land to the north was a place that hadn't lost its mind or its traditions of liberal democracy in this new world of global terror and corporate rule. Ha ha!
by Th0rn
Comment Count 28 comments on Tue Feb 17, 2015 at 07:55 PM PST with 46 Recommends
I am all for protests and redress of grievances when government is seen to be abusive, neglectful, or indifferent. However, damaging a memorial erected for those fallen in the line of duty seems a ...
by Village Vet
Comment Count 26 comments on Sat Feb 14, 2015 at 08:11 PM PST with 19 Recommends
More than 700 Kansans flocked to the state house in an event that was first announced on Wednesday of this week through Facebook. The rally served as a response to Governor Brownback's removal ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Feb 14, 2015 at 02:49 PM PST with 43 Recommends
Members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender activist community of the Bay Area upset over recent bigoted remarks and policies promulgated by San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone ...
by MPetrelis
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Feb 05, 2015 at 09:16 PM PST with 0 Recommends
A recent article reported Christianity is growing by leaps and bounds in Iran, at around 20% each year, and that Christianity is growing faster in Iran than anywhere else. Is this Iran's new way ...
by Sofiamo
Comment Count 43 comments on Thu Feb 05, 2015 at 04:15 PM PST with 6 Recommends
This is a picture of the Greek Parliament in July, 2011. And this is a picture of the Greek Parliament in 2012.
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 247 comments on Thu Feb 05, 2015 at 01:03 PM PST with 478 Recommends
(Seattle MLK Day Marchers - Photo by Mark Taylor-Canfield) On January 19, marchers took to the streets in Seattle to mark the city's 33rd annual Martin Luther King Jr. birthday celebration. ...
by Mark Taylor Canfield
Comment Count 33 comments on Mon Jan 19, 2015 at 09:51 PM PST with 10 Recommends
19 arrested after protesters cause major Seattle traffic backups http://shar.es/1b4ze5 Sadly our nation has serious problems they shouldn't have.We should be dealing with Infrastructure problems, ...
by Vet63
Comment Count 50 comments on Mon Jan 19, 2015 at 09:20 PM PST with 3 Recommends
There was steady rain on a grey Sunday this weekend and the NFL Championship games were being played. However, neither of these things prevented a full house from amassing inside the Apollo theater ...
by thirty three and a third
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Jan 20, 2015 at 08:56 PM PST with 17 Recommends
Part of what makes the #BlackLivesMatter movement potentially devastating to the powers that be is the continual disinfectant light on both the inner workings of the police and the justice system in ...
by thirty three and a third
Comment Count 22 comments on Fri Jan 16, 2015 at 03:17 PM PST with 109 Recommends
While the rest of the country is busy commemorating the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in the many constructive ways people will choose to do so, students at Clemson University are busy ...
by AyDeeTheGreat
Comment Count 29 comments on Thu Jan 15, 2015 at 02:03 PM PST with 43 Recommends
by Marko the Werelynx
Comment Count 33 comments on Fri Jan 09, 2015 at 01:06 PM PST with 24 Recommends
“The police are taking this to a whole new level of intimidation. That is the only reason to bang on someone’s front door at 1:00 in the morning,” said Dave over the phone.”I am modest, and ...
by noise of rain
Comment Count 194 comments on Tue Dec 30, 2014 at 11:27 AM PST with 449 Recommends
Bear in mind that I have no idea what the phrase "agree with the other side" is supposed to mean. I find that the words "agree" and "disagree" are often misused and misunderstood in political ...
by GrafZeppelin127
Comment Count 41 comments on Mon Dec 29, 2014 at 12:27 PM PST with 7 Recommends
Kumtor mine, Flickr photographer, anonymous. Background Centerra Gold Mining is a Toronto based excavation company that focuses on gold extraction primarily in Central Asia and other emerging ...
by Pakalolo
Comment Count 9 comments on Sun Dec 28, 2014 at 06:40 AM PST with 43 Recommends
It's a question I ask in earnest in response to debate elsewhere on DailyKos. It's an assumption by some, not all, and not me that I feel needs to be further examined. Do we, people with an ...
by Tausendberg
Comment Count 124 comments on Thu Dec 25, 2014 at 10:13 PM PST with 18 Recommends
To protest police abuse renders great honor to the officers. Protesting in front of people with weapons and the authority to use them shows that you believe they are decent and lawful people. It is ...
by CA148 NEWS
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Dec 22, 2014 at 12:41 PM PST with 4 Recommends
by Fuzzytek
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Dec 20, 2014 at 04:52 PM PST with 5 Recommends
This will be an image-heavy diary. I'm still working on the videos (they came through rotated wrong) and I do have one incident on video of the police grabbing a black man and yanking him into their ...
by raptavio
Comment Count 49 comments on Sat Dec 20, 2014 at 07:54 PM PST with 68 Recommends