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Cowspiracy- the Sustainability Secret , a documentary ostensibly exploring the effects of livestock on the environment was released seven months ago. Somehow, perhaps due to being an expatriate, I ...
by FinchJ
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Feb 05, 2015 at 03:00 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Contrary to certain opinions, people who experience poverty do have hopes, dreams, and potential. Poverty can be a state of mind as well as a category of socio-economic status. There are some rich ...
by mixedbag
Comment Count 34 comments on Mon Jan 26, 2015 at 01:42 AM PST with 34 Recommends
PVT McKinley Johnson PVT McKinley Johnson was a WWI solider assigned to F Co, 811th Pioneer Infantry, ...
by skeyewalker
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Dec 22, 2014 at 03:16 PM PST with 9 Recommends
The Good Guys I confess. It's often easy to talk as if conservatives don't know what they're doing. You see Rand Paul stepping over bodies to rail about cigarette taxes, Louis Gohmert mumbling ...
by Mark Sumner
Comment Count 108 comments on Sun Jan 18, 2015 at 07:30 AM PST with 223 Recommends
Rolling Stone just said that because of discrepancies in their story they no longer trust the rape victim. As the parent of a daughter and a faculty member who has heard a number of similar stories (
by wilbur
Comment Count 178 comments on Fri Dec 05, 2014 at 10:34 AM PST with 15 Recommends
Sixty thousand kids are at our border, having recently sought refuge from a violence few of us could imagine. For those of ...
by Betsrutan
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Jul 21, 2014 at 10:23 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
As everyone who reads my posts can attest to, I am not a Charlie Crist supporter. I have a very hard time believing that he has done a complete 180 degree turn on EVERY belief he has ever held in ...
by Leslie123
Comment Count 64 comments on Sat Apr 19, 2014 at 11:17 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
by carolanne
Comment Count 89 comments on Mon Feb 03, 2014 at 07:00 AM PST with 82 Recommends
I live in Douglas County, Colorado. We are fortunate enough to have excellent public schools. UNFORTUNATELY, however, we have a truly terrible school board. Dominated by Republicans, the board has ...
by BadKitties
Comment Count 75 comments on Wed Oct 30, 2013 at 10:07 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
Hey guys, sorry to release a new diary after just publishing one but this one is important. Senator Mark Begich (D. AK) continues to fight to protect and strengthen Social Security: http://www....
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Feb 15, 2013 at 10:53 AM PST with 21 Recommends
Republicans have continuously attempted to describe America as a Center Right country. Unfortunately most of the media have bought into this fallacy as well. This false sense of reality has ...
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Dec 13, 2012 at 07:41 AM PST with 33 Recommends
Look for this in a state near you: Got a bachelor's degree? Get good grades in college? Congratulations, you're now eligible to teach in an Indiana middle or high school — no special teacher ...
by zenbassoon
Comment Count 39 comments on Wed Dec 05, 2012 at 08:12 PM PST with 46 Recommends
When it is decided that a school may use solitary confinement and even electroshock to control a student in America, you might be shocked yourself. But, when corporal punishment is used on Autistic ...
by ShockandAwed
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Nov 29, 2012 at 11:20 PM PST with 20 Recommends
CNN (CNN) – Hours before President Barack Obama campaigns in Boulder, Colorado, a new survey indicates a very close contest between the president and Republican nominee Mitt Romney for the ...
by rem123
Comment Count 29 comments on Thu Nov 01, 2012 at 01:20 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
I've been lurking the Hannity (gasp!!) boards for a few weeks now. When I first went to the site, I expected everyone to be Sean Hannity on STEROIDS... but I must say that over these few weeks, I've ...
by LibbyD
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Oct 26, 2012 at 02:30 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
I thought I would Introduce Dr. Sam Wang of Princeton Consortium's dissection of bounces in general and where things stand as of today. It is a good read for anyone interested in understanding the ...
by Iseeurfuture
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Oct 21, 2012 at 10:32 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Obama is likely to win. But it is looking like we may lose the Senate. This would in effect render the next two years of Obama's presidency largely blocked by obstructionism from the Greedy Oil Party.
by mole333
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Sep 12, 2012 at 05:33 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
I know that diaries are supposed to be a couple of paragraphs long, but this is really worth watching and passing on. Unfortunately I don't know how to embed the link so you'll have to click to ...
by Msanger
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Aug 27, 2012 at 07:42 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
I've been reading alot of comments about how people are maxed out financially and how while they want to donate more money to the Obama Campaign they just can't do it. I'd like to suggest something ...
by Msanger
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Jun 28, 2012 at 05:29 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
On May 31st, I was able to attend the Comcast Shareholders meeting in Philadelphia. Our goal for the meeting was to get the corporation to dump ALEC and acknowledge they take advantage of tax ...
by S Kitchen
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat Jun 02, 2012 at 08:25 AM PDT with 7 Recommends