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The Kansas State House moved today to send legislation to Sam Brownback which would significantly increase the role of the Kansas Secretary of State. Kris Kobach, in earlier testimony to the house ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 23 comments on Thu May 21, 2015 at 03:47 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
by the attacks on the reproductive rights of women by a Vaggle of CONservatives, rethugliCONs, libercarelessians , teabaggers, and theocRATS. We are also very saddened by how these pitiful excuses ...
by Bort336
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun May 17, 2015 at 03:31 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
(illustration by DonkeyHotey) From International Business Times : As one of its first moves in its state takeover of financially strapped Atlantic City, Chris Christie’s administration has ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon Apr 20, 2015 at 12:38 PM PDT with 61 Recommends
Art Pope, North Carolina's own version of the Koch Bros, has a 'nonprofit' called Civitas, a 'Conservative Watchdog' group that claims to be all about small government and exposing wasted taxpayer ...
by weaponsofmassdeception
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Jan 28, 2015 at 12:43 PM PST with 21 Recommends
I've been active in politics for over 10 years, most recently as a Chief of Staff to a progressive State Legislator in Silicon Valley, California. But before that, I served as an public official ...
by Trisha Tahmasbi
Comment Count 58 comments on Sun Nov 23, 2014 at 11:00 PM PST with 114 Recommends
It is so nice to know our DOJ is so toothless that stories like these will soon become normal. When he was fired, Conal’s employer explained that the reason for the dismissal was an e-mail from ...
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 264 comments on Wed Oct 08, 2014 at 04:55 AM PDT with 105 Recommends
So, my Democratic signs were run over time last night. I live in the regrettably conservative town of Watervliet, Michigan. When I posted this on Facebook, people seemed to be more upset about my ...
by michprogress
Comment Count 35 comments on Sat Sep 27, 2014 at 12:38 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
(Please Note: I may take this diary down because it is being claimed that this story is a hoax, even if the Madison Wisconsin State Journal, where I first saw it, has been duped. For now I leave ...
by Pirogue
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Sep 25, 2014 at 11:24 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
THIS is how things are in Wisconsin. A Facebook group calling themselves the " Wisconsin Poll Watcher Militia " (update: page has since disappeared and now it's back!) is threatening armed ...
by AnnieJo
Comment Count 298 comments on Fri Sep 19, 2014 at 03:08 PM PDT with 461 Recommends
Just when I think I'm out of that distinctive George Zimmerman funk, he pulls me back in. This latest incident of him tagging along while his dog did guard duty has so many basic Zimmerman elements ��
by outis2
Comment Count 18 comments on Sat Aug 02, 2014 at 12:40 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
This diary is based on two excellent pieces on NPR on the NSA. They interviewed Thomas Drake who is a member of DK and a client of Jesselyn Radack. The links for the articles came from her twitter ...
by Don midwest
Comment Count 20 comments on Wed Jul 23, 2014 at 10:18 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
The Daily Kos group blog Walking on Eggshells is an experimental laboratory for learning to bear witness without judgment, blame or shame. Each diary will serve as an experimental Listening space to ...
by LilithGardener
Comment Count 45 comments on Sat Jun 14, 2014 at 05:07 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
In the Daily Kos Fight Threads™ how do you feel when things get out of hand? When it's degenerating into a a pie fight with "the other side" (however you define it)? If you stayed out of Fight ...
by LilithGardener
Comment Count 98 comments on Thu Jun 12, 2014 at 06:02 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
The seed for a conversation found its fertile ground after a few of us read a diary that included an elegant statement of the problem. "When I feel that I have to walk on eggshells in a diary it is ...
by LilithGardener
Comment Count 59 comments on Sun Jun 08, 2014 at 11:06 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
The seed for this diary found its fertile ground after a few of us read a diary that included this elegant statement of the problem. "When I feel that I have to walk on eggshells in a diary it is a ...
by LilithGardener
Comment Count 193 comments on Sat Jun 07, 2014 at 05:07 PM PDT with 65 Recommends
The seed for this diary mini-series found its fertile ground after a few of us read a diary that included this elegant statement of the problem. We've decided to call this our Listening series. This ...
by LilithGardener
Comment Count 34 comments on Mon Jun 09, 2014 at 07:32 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
"When I feel that I have to walk on eggshells in a diary it is a sign something is wrong. Sometimes one has to say exactly how one feels and it is also sometimes necessary for those hearing these ...
by LilithGardener
Comment Count 57 comments on Wed Jun 11, 2014 at 07:02 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
An open letter towards European and Greek authorities and the public at large, from a citizen of both Greece and the United States. This open letter contains serious and documented allegations of ...
by neo11
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun May 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Stochastic terrorism is the use of mass communications to stir up random lone wolves to carry out violent or terrorist acts that are statistically predictable but individually unpredictable. - ...
by LilithGardener
Comment Count 215 comments on Thu May 15, 2014 at 09:32 AM PDT with 101 Recommends
Jennifer Longdon - A Progressive Activist What you'll see in the video: Jennifer Longdon is featured, in a wheelchair in her kitchen and her living room. She recounts the shooting that killed ...
by LilithGardener
Comment Count 56 comments on Thu May 15, 2014 at 11:02 AM PDT with 82 Recommends