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“The United States has the highest rate of incarceration in the world. . . . One in every three black male babies born in this century is expected to be incarcerated. . . . We’ve sent a ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Dec 06, 2014 at 04:34 AM PST with 7 Recommends
Chris Matthews had Progressive Change Campaign Committee founder Adam Green and Democratic strategist Ruth Marcus on Hardball to discuss Hillary Clinton's recent economic populist statements. Green ...
by Karen from Maui
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Oct 29, 2014 at 12:42 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
I normally wouldn't have written this diary, but I was reading the excellent diary of "GOP say goodbye to the women vote." I decided to go to Dana Milbank's column, and next to it was a link to one ...
by Merlin1963
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Apr 13, 2014 at 12:28 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Here I've diagrammed Ruth Marcus' essay in the WaPo, "Edward Snowden, the insufferable whistleblower," and replied to its main ideas. Each reply includes a question that opens up the essay's logic.
by Cassiodorus
Comment Count 189 comments on Wed Jan 01, 2014 at 12:40 PM PST with 115 Recommends
I am a great admirer of Beltway columnists like Ruth Marcus, Chris Cillizza and Dana Milbank, people who get that Both Sides Do It. This space will be used to try and write the smelliest piece of ...
by Dr Jeff Gilooly
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Oct 18, 2013 at 09:36 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
David Brooks had a busy day spreading nonsense yesterday. In the morning, he wrote a column incredibly asserting that [Neocons Are Flaming Liberals. http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/08/02/1228427/-
by Upper West
Comment Count 123 comments on Sat Aug 03, 2013 at 07:54 PM PDT with 216 Recommends
is the title of this Washington Post column by Ruth Marcus in Friday's paper. In it she goes through the arguments about when SCOTUS should take on an issue, whether it is necessary to wait for ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Apr 04, 2013 at 09:03 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
The People's View writes: Why Obama and Democrats Should Strike a Grand Bargain and Leave Behind The Great Progressive Resistance When everyone digs in their heels, nothing gets done . As I have ...
by Armando
Comment Count 124 comments on Fri Mar 15, 2013 at 08:18 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
in this column posted at around 4 this afternoon for tomorrow's print edition. Marcus tends to be very much of a centrist, conventional wisdom kind of writer - in other words, a typical denizen of "...
by teacherken
Comment Count 64 comments on Thu Sep 13, 2012 at 05:34 PM PDT with 204 Recommends
by Something the Dog Said
Comment Count 170 comments on Wed Dec 14, 2011 at 06:03 AM PST with 150 Recommends
After reading Silly Rabbit/Trix's always enlightening [Sunday Talk http://www.dailykos.com/story/2011/05/29/980233/-Sunday-Talk:-The-road-less-traveled] and noting the panel for Meet the Press, I ...
by Upper West
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue May 31, 2011 at 11:42 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
is it legitimate to go public with what you sent? We are about to find out. On July 30, Ruth Marcus of The Washington Post had an op ed,
by teacherken
Comment Count 567 comments on Sun Aug 22, 2010 at 12:44 AM PDT with 266 Recommends
Ruth Marcus is outraged that President Obama would subvert democracy by making a recess ...
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 128 comments on Fri Jul 09, 2010 at 10:10 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Here is the supposed "liberal" Washington Post columnist Ruth Marcus in today's ...
by brooklynbadboy
Comment Count 382 comments on Wed Jul 07, 2010 at 03:30 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
by teacherken
Comment Count 332 comments on Wed Jun 30, 2010 at 03:53 AM PDT with 420 Recommends
Crossposted from Hillbilly Report. On New Year's Eve we will be ushering in not only ...
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 113 comments on Sun Dec 27, 2009 at 05:35 PM PST with 21 Recommends
Good afternoon, Daily Kos readers. This is your afternoon open thread to discuss all things Hill-related. Use this thread to praise or bash Congresscritters, share a juicy tip, ask questions, or ...
by Casual Wednesday
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Nov 11, 2009 at 01:25 PM PST with 10 Recommends
I long decided that The Washington Post is practically worthless other than clicking it on for the crossword puzzles. In these early hours, I'm convinced it gives way too much space to ...
by gchaucer2
Comment Count 244 comments on Mon Oct 19, 2009 at 11:30 PM PDT with 213 Recommends
Ruth Marcus : It would have been hard to predict, as the stimulus ...
by kos
Comment Count 152 comments on Thu Feb 19, 2009 at 08:35 AM PST with 0 Recommends
In previous (admittedly dusty) posts, I have taken exception when legal or political privileges are extended to those who have influence. Call it a crusade if you will, but there it is: ...
by hypusine
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Jan 23, 2009 at 01:00 AM PST with 2 Recommends