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A threatening "Mother's Day" video aimed at women calling for gun. reforms What you’ll see in the video: A man at a firing range looks at the camera, shows the pistol in his hand, saying, “...
by LilithGardener
Comment Count 174 comments on Thu May 15, 2014 at 08:37 AM PDT with 95 Recommends
Tell me if this is not the biggest case cognitive dissonance you have heard of coming from the pro-gun side and then tell me if this is not another example of why we need sensible gun legislation ...
by LokiGirl
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat May 03, 2014 at 01:21 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Photos by Chris Todd.
by Active Retirees
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Mar 25, 2014 at 08:09 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Let's thank Colorado Senator Mark Udall, for his recent courage, including public release of March 4 letter to White House on CIA resistance to Senate oversight. As the first of a series of ...
by emorej a Hong Kong
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Mar 15, 2014 at 05:01 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Pick a year, a month, a day, an hour, and a minute. Pick a scandal and that'll be the tiebreaker. There's enough going to generate a resignation: 1. Bridgeghazi. Traffic jam to end all four-day ...
by waterstreet2013
Comment Count 33 comments on Sun Jan 19, 2014 at 07:05 PM PST with 12 Recommends
Like a lot of people here I found Steve Kornacki interview with Dawn Zimmer extremely interesting link I wanted to simply accept it as true but forced myself to be skeptical and investigate it. ...
by dfcord
Comment Count 103 comments on Sat Jan 18, 2014 at 06:57 PM PST with 151 Recommends
Maybe Chris Christie's Bridge to Chaos is finally that metaphorical stone fence of right wing belligerence; the high tide of decades of Right Wing intimidation before it was routed by a stalwart, ...
by sparko
Comment Count 186 comments on Fri Jan 10, 2014 at 08:48 PM PST with 610 Recommends
Christie also admitted he hadn't seen the the alleged "traffic study" in question New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie less than a week ago on the Fort Lee bridge land closure: I've asked my staff to ...
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 142 comments on Wed Jan 08, 2014 at 11:00 AM PST with 43 Recommends
I want to sign the white house petition to give clemency to Edward Snowden, but I don't. I am afraid. I am precisely what the government wants me to be; paralyzed with fear. I know with certainty ...
by Michael Alton Gottlieb
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Jan 03, 2014 at 09:15 AM PST with 7 Recommends
[Scared Silent: NSA Surveillance has 'Chilling Effect' on American Writers https://www.commondreams.org/headline/2013/11/12-5] byline is Lauren McCauley, staff writer, commondreams. Tues. Nov 12, ...
by Jim P
Comment Count 13 comments on Mon Nov 18, 2013 at 11:30 PM PST with 21 Recommends
You remember this guy. He's the "chief" of a one-man police force in the town of Gilberton, PA who made a series of YouTube videos loaded with swearing, lots of gunfire, and liberal use of the term "
by Celtic Merlin
Comment Count 86 comments on Sun Sep 01, 2013 at 12:16 AM PDT with 225 Recommends
This didn't take too long.... Gun-loving, libtard-hating police chief accused of threatening city official Gilberton Police Chief Mark Kessler uploaded another video to YouTube on Monday. In the ...
by xxdr zombiexx
Comment Count 113 comments on Tue Aug 27, 2013 at 06:49 PM PDT with 276 Recommends
The detention by UK authorities of Glenn Greenwald’s partner David Miranda is a blatant attempt to intimidate not just the two men - but journalists everywhere. We blogged about it at In the (K)...
by Warren Swil
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Aug 20, 2013 at 11:25 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
The lengths of douche-baggery governments will descend to astounds me. David Miranda, partner of investigative journalist was detained at London's Heathrow Airport for almost 9 hours (the maximum ...
by mmayer
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Aug 19, 2013 at 08:36 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
When governments become vindictive and petty “There is simply no basis for believing that David Michael Miranda presents any threat whatsoever to the UK government. The only possible intent ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 348 comments on Mon Aug 19, 2013 at 12:00 AM PDT with 307 Recommends
Glenn Greenwald just released a statement/essay on the nine hour detention of his significant other partner by British security officials as he changed flights to Brazil from Germany via London ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 1433 comments on Sun Aug 18, 2013 at 12:30 PM PDT with 370 Recommends
While reading another CNN article about Benghazi (I like to keep up with the craziness, it helps me feel sane) I came across something that made me sit up and take notice. They quoted their source ...
by Buckeye Nut Schell
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Aug 02, 2013 at 12:32 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
On Monday, two large groups converged on the Texas Capitol. Progressives that were protesting against the draconian anti women’s rights bill, Texas Senate Bill 1 , were dressed in orange. The ...
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Jul 10, 2013 at 10:22 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
Pat McCrory became only the third Republican to become governor of North Carolina since Reconstruction in large part by portraying himself as a moderate. To be sure, his actions in office have ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 30 comments on Fri Jun 21, 2013 at 06:43 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
Pardon the brief diary; I just got to my hotel room after a long day volunteering at Netroots Nation and learned that the John W. Pope Civitas Institute has created an online database and a "Pick ...
by MsSpentyouth
Comment Count 61 comments on Wed Jun 19, 2013 at 07:49 PM PDT with 180 Recommends