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Alexander Berkman is perhaps best-known for being the lover of famed anarchist and radical feminist Emma Goldman. But Berkman was an important figure in his own right--he was a leading theoretician ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 24 comments on Sat Nov 29, 2014 at 07:15 AM PST with 10 Recommends
This is one of those “OMG I just had an idea” diaries. For the bulk of my life, the Cold War and many pre-WWII animosities were presented to me in school and in the media as a battle between ...
by gshenaut
Comment Count 26 comments on Fri Sep 05, 2014 at 07:53 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
The trumpets for war are once again becoming deafening, the cries of why isn't the President doing something; louder. Why isn't the President bombing ISIS in Syria? Well for a start Syria is a ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 49 comments on Sat Aug 23, 2014 at 01:05 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
The Robots are coming, and if they replace everything that they're capable of replacing over the next 15-20 years, we're going to hit 65% unemployment. That isn't an exaggeration. I've been ...
by OllieGarkey
Comment Count 77 comments on Wed Aug 13, 2014 at 01:20 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
HOI AN, VIETNAM. "I believe that history will record that we have made a great mistake," Sen. Wayne Morse (D, OR) declared fifty years ago this week. He was referring to congressional passage of the ...
by Robert S McElvaine
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Aug 04, 2014 at 10:13 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
“Freedom of the press is guaranteed only to those who own one” - A.J. Liebling My father Bob Wilson took this to heart, and bought one and started his own newspaper, the Prairie Post of Maroa,
by Prairie Post
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat Jul 19, 2014 at 04:40 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Wikipedia is my number one source of information on Ukraine and a highly useful source on most things. Every now and then I go to their article on the forthcoming presidential election there to see ...
by amyzex
Comment Count 31 comments on Mon May 19, 2014 at 11:36 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Yugoslavia was unique among the Communist nations. While the rest of the eastern European Communist states were pliant puppets of the Soviet Union who supported Russian interests at every turn, ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 29 comments on Thu Jun 19, 2014 at 02:09 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
If you have ever doubted that Rush Limbaugh's arrogance exceeds that of any living man on earth then please read this transcript of his May 09, 2014 broadcast reacting to Pope Francis' inspiring ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 33 comments on Fri May 16, 2014 at 12:04 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
Turns out, a regulation requiring you to put in an air filtration system so that your (very successful) business doesn't flare up allergies and stink your neighbors out for months at a time is the ...
by Rachel191
Comment Count 23 comments on Thu May 15, 2014 at 06:00 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
It was the rightwing's favorite boogie-man for decades--the Birchers accused virtually everyone of sympathizing with it, the FBI spied on it and disrupted it. Most of the Left hated it as well--it ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Jul 24, 2014 at 01:30 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
We hear shouts for freedom, slogans advising us to follow the Constitution, allegations of socialism, and a plethora of propaganda based rhetoric. Propaganda? Absolutely. Ask the voice shouting ...
by Gerald Lively
Comment Count 1 comments on Sun May 11, 2014 at 01:00 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Hey people, I'm new to Daily Kos. I enjoy your website and your comments/views on things. Hopefully I'll find this place lively enough to engage with. I've been thinking a lot about life over ...
by Political Guy
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun Mar 16, 2014 at 11:35 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
The discussion on Daily Kos about Ukraine has largely fallen into the typical Daily Kos factional pro-U.S. administration/anti-U.S. administration battle lines.The debate on dkos seems to often ...
by ZhenRen
Comment Count 64 comments on Sat Mar 08, 2014 at 09:41 PM PST with 40 Recommends
“Freedom of the press is guaranteed only to those who own one” - A.J. Liebling My father Bob Wilson took this to heart, and bought one and started his own newspaper, the Prairie Post of Maroa, ...
by Prairie Post
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat Mar 01, 2014 at 03:59 PM PST with 2 Recommends
This diary series is a slightly edited version of Contradictions of Capitalism, a book that I wrote in the early 90's which is still available now on Amazon. I have updated some parts of it to ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Mar 18, 2014 at 05:17 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
This diary series is a slightly edited version of Contradictions of Capitalism, a book that I wrote in the early 90's which is still available now on Amazon. I have updated some parts of it to ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Mar 17, 2014 at 05:39 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
This diary series is a slightly edited version of Contradictions of Capitalism, a book that I wrote in the early 90's which is still available now on Amazon. I have updated some parts of it to ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Mar 16, 2014 at 04:52 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
This diary series is a slightly edited version of Contradictions of Capitalism, a book that I wrote in the early 90's which is still available now on Amazon. I have updated some parts of it to ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Mar 15, 2014 at 06:25 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
This diary series is a slightly edited version of Contradictions of Capitalism, a book that I wrote in the early 90's which is still available now on Amazon. I have updated some parts of it to ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Mar 14, 2014 at 05:24 AM PDT with 4 Recommends