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On March 30, 2011, an international human rights observer witnessed and reported an unusually cruel and violent confrontation between a NY police officer and an Occupy Wall Street protester. While ...
by praenomen
Comment Count 770 comments on Tue Mar 31, 2015 at 07:52 AM PDT with 283 Recommends
In February 2008, with only two candidates left in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination, Barack Obama distributed a flier to Ohio voters denouncing Hillary Clinton’s support of NAFTA.
by praenomen
Comment Count 200 comments on Thu Mar 26, 2015 at 09:31 PM PDT with 183 Recommends
We've heard a ton of good news: successful sign-ups, decreasing uninsured, premium rates decreasing or holding steady. Yet The Affordable Care Act remains unpopular! What is going on.
by Jamesleo
Comment Count 63 comments on Fri Aug 01, 2014 at 06:09 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Warning: Thought Experiment: What if Vietnam wouldn't agree to a truce and we were fighting there today; even after 50 years. What if Vietnam were winning battle after battle? Could you ...
by Churchill
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Apr 06, 2014 at 05:50 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
To the leadership of the Third Way: Your policies have failed. Despite your constant efforts to mask the truth, most Americans are intelligent enough to know the realities of their own lives. If ...
by praenomen
Comment Count 77 comments on Wed Mar 19, 2014 at 10:42 PM PDT with 104 Recommends
Several years ago, a pitiful stray cat searching for food came to our back door. He had been beaten so badly he trembled uncontrollably, walking slowly and deliberately the same way a person in the ...
by praenomen
Comment Count 40 comments on Sat Mar 15, 2014 at 12:25 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
Don’t vote. Forget about handing out pamphlets, or making house calls. Don’t contribute. Do not attend political rallies or attend Party conventions. Ignore political polls. Log off your ...
by praenomen
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 12:37 PM PST with 13 Recommends
Crossposted from Rogue Nation. When I moved to DC at in January 1993, I was a partisan liberal Democrat who thought the Republican Party was the country's central problem. When I moved away from DC ...
by david mizner
Comment Count 41 comments on Fri May 31, 2013 at 01:59 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
I was raised in a Democratic voting household, my dad was a member of the IBEW and we would be considered lifelong Democrats. My family and the millions of families like us make up a significant ...
by oldpunk
Comment Count 707 comments on Sun Jan 27, 2013 at 04:26 PM PST with 48 Recommends
There is a bit here and I ask you to read it. The title comes from a "senior Democratic official" who told Ben Smith that We didn't lose this fight. Barack Obama was in law ...
by TomP
Comment Count 217 comments on Wed Aug 03, 2011 at 06:16 AM PDT with 143 Recommends
July 7, 2011 - What a great day for Democrats and Progressives on Daily Kos. I've never been prouder of my party to see all the fantastic action diaries, that felt like fresh air blowing through ...
by Badabing
Comment Count 62 comments on Thu Jul 07, 2011 at 08:49 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Please feel free to file this in your own 'Memory Warehouses' under 'Profiles in Courage.' I have been following Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur for a very long time, and time and time again she just ...
by Badabing
Comment Count 180 comments on Mon Jun 20, 2011 at 04:09 PM PDT with 244 Recommends
I knew that this day had to finally come for the great (and very few real journalists out there,) Matt Taibbi, and I for one welcome it. Taibbi has finally had it up to here (hold your hand over ...
by Badabing
Comment Count 281 comments on Sun Jun 12, 2011 at 02:34 PM PDT with 297 Recommends
Ok. Let the feeding frenzy be done. I happen to agree with one Kossack who had the courage to write a diary stating that they 'did not care about what the Republicans' have to say. Why should I? ...
by Badabing
Comment Count 65 comments on Thu May 05, 2011 at 06:05 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
The 2010 election wave has unfortunately swept in a group of lawmakers that apparently have the maturity ...
by Libby Shaw
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Apr 13, 2011 at 05:35 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Yesterday evening President Obama announced that he had come to an agreement with Republican leaders to extend the Bush tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans by two years. A two-year extension, ...
by scottforamerica
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Dec 07, 2010 at 07:06 AM PST with 22 Recommends
Earlier today I made a couple comments saying Catfood Commission to Middle Class: Drop Dead. Well it seems that Richard ...
by TomP
Comment Count 176 comments on Wed Dec 01, 2010 at 10:12 AM PST with 228 Recommends
by mftalbot
Comment Count 29 comments on Tue Nov 30, 2010 at 03:13 PM PST with 16 Recommends
The tide of history is on our side, the tide of the changing of our national demographics is on our side, and most important of all, as corny as it may sound: truth, justice and the American way ...
by David Zephyr
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Nov 03, 2010 at 01:29 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Hello fellow Dkos family. We are now thrust upon the gallant day of November 2 of 2010. This is a wonderous and beautiful event. If you have not voted yet, I urge you to vote.
by CupofTea
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Nov 02, 2010 at 03:28 AM PDT with 1 Recommend