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From Best Friends of Lowcountry Transit This statement was prepared for the April 23rd. protest at the Office of US Congressman Mark Sanford in Mount Pleasant, SC. At that ...
by wjhamilton29464
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Apr 25, 2015 at 05:49 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
The first time our son went into residential care was more than seven years ago. He was young and he struggled with issues that impact too many who struggle with autism. Rage, anger, self ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 68 comments on Fri Feb 20, 2015 at 10:50 AM PST with 180 Recommends
Voters are often challenged with a contest of ideas focused around preserving "The American Dream". This dream, which was symbolized at times by a dog, a car, and a small house with two kids ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Jan 08, 2015 at 01:57 PM PST with 30 Recommends
Kansas just never seems to get on the radar for the national party; and with performances like this year, it is often easy to understand why. That said, I always remain hopeful that someone behind ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Dec 31, 2014 at 04:57 PM PST with 15 Recommends
Real image of Robin Vos unavailable I'm not really sure how to title this gobsmacking piece of news. I'm ready for ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 144 comments on Fri Nov 14, 2014 at 01:49 PM PST with 229 Recommends
For Dems. Over the fold I promise to be brief.
by koNko
Comment Count 25 comments on Wed Nov 05, 2014 at 05:58 AM PST with 7 Recommends
Political polarization on every issue is something everyone here is totally aware of. It's so obvious, in fact, that it's even finally beginning to penetrate the consciousness of the geniuses ...
by Th0rn
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Oct 02, 2014 at 09:23 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Two beers and some tacos. So the viral thing this summer was the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Yes, I did it too--right after I finished the Chicago Triathlon. But did you know there was another ...
by zenbassoon
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Sep 16, 2014 at 09:59 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
There is something heart warming about the ALS challenge for many. It is a chance to raise awareness and funding for those who need it and who are battling ALS. For people who suffer from ALS or ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Aug 25, 2014 at 05:06 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Record decline of ice sheets: For the first time scientists map elevation changes of Greenlandic and Antarctic glaciers This doesn't look good. What is that expression? "This is not going to turn ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 38 comments on Fri Aug 22, 2014 at 06:19 AM PDT with 127 Recommends
There is a silver lining in this cloud. Justice Alito has handed the left a wonderful opportunity - at least, he has handed the pacifist left something. Those members of the Peace Church ...
by Sheila Kingi
Comment Count 18 comments on Mon Jun 30, 2014 at 12:05 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
In a statement issued in Johnson County last week, Governor Brownback announced that thanks to the savings of KanCare, there would now be money to help clean up one of the nations worst waiting lists.
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Apr 28, 2014 at 11:13 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Screaming at the right building The people have spoken–if only someone had been listening by Barry Friedman ( First Appeared in [The Tulsa Voice https://issuu.com/langdonpublishing/docs/...
by vuzvilla
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Apr 21, 2014 at 02:24 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
This has been a strange time in my little world: I’ve been traveling for work while my computer stayed home and lost its mind. I’m glad to say that sanity (i.e., memory, software, and general ...
by arlenegoldbard
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Mar 27, 2014 at 01:25 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Orange Nation needs its own Law Firm. I'm not talking about Daily Kos HQ. They have lawyers. No problem. Orange Nation needs its own Law Firm dedicated to slowing if not stopping Fracking ...
by winkk
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Mar 18, 2014 at 10:53 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
The High Court of Kansas ruled today in two parts. The Kansas Supreme Court ruled unanimously Friday that the state needs to increase funding for public K-12 schools, but sent the decision back ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Mar 07, 2014 at 11:55 AM PST with 35 Recommends
In my keynote for Staging Sustainability 2014 , I was asked to define “sustainability.” “The implicit meaning of the term refers to its opposite,” I told the group. “We fear having damaged ...
by arlenegoldbard
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Feb 18, 2014 at 07:30 AM PST with 1 Recommend
from "Institutionalizing delay: foundation funding and the creation of U.S. climate change counter-movement organizations" (http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10584-013-1018-7) These 20 ...
by gmoke
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Dec 30, 2013 at 07:53 PM PST with 13 Recommends
Full disclosure: this is a pitch. Not for me, but for a stranger, documentary filmmaker Richard Nield . Nield has shot footage for a film that now needs funding for completion, and has only a ...
by Yasuragi
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Dec 19, 2013 at 08:14 AM PST with 25 Recommends
According to Sarah Garland, an educational writer, the educational textbook industry continues to make record profits from public school system contracts: Testing will also likely remain a ...
by sgraffwriter
Comment Count 22 comments on Sat Oct 26, 2013 at 11:25 AM PDT with 15 Recommends