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A significant spike in grain and commodities prices is driving up the cost of food worldwide and marking the beginning of the collapse of the world economy. As a result, violent riots have broken ...
by ApacheTrout
Comment Count 710 comments on Thu Apr 10, 2008 at 06:35 AM PDT with 481 Recommends
My friend is a diplomat in Haiti and has been emailing about riots for 2 days. .... Has anyone heard any news on this? I would write more, but am wondering if anyone on Kos has any news?
by Samza
Comment Count 382 comments on Tue Apr 08, 2008 at 05:28 PM PDT with 401 Recommends
In deciding whether Obama's remarks about Rural American will help or hurt, the best sources are the people who actually grew up in small-town Pennsylvania.
by Eternal Hope
Comment Count 176 comments on Mon Apr 14, 2008 at 06:31 PM PDT with 379 Recommends
I have few words of consolation for my city. My daughter just escaped riots and looting in leafy suburban Ealing. Hanwell is burning. My kids local shops are destroyed. There is looting in Harrow, ...
by Brit
Comment Count 347 comments on Mon Aug 08, 2011 at 06:56 PM PDT with 362 Recommends
Mother Jones magazine reported that police actions triggered the riot.
by CharlesII
Comment Count 113 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 03:01 PM PDT with 334 Recommends
There have been a lot of really jaw-dropping questions asked lately. Many times they're asked in the face of the actual answers already being stated. Questions like, "If you're angry at [X], why are ...
by Chazzk
Comment Count 134 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 10:57 AM PDT with 305 Recommends
by Soj
Comment Count 358 comments on Sun Feb 05, 2006 at 10:01 AM PST with 303 Recommends
Right now i'm watching tv pictures as a historical building in the town of Croydon l know well, a building which l stood across from as l waited for a bus to go home after work in an area where l ...
by britobserver
Comment Count 307 comments on Mon Aug 08, 2011 at 05:20 PM PDT with 260 Recommends
There are dramatic developments in Athens, Greece. The parliament there is about to vote on a bill that will establish extreme austerity measures. A bill opposed by the vast majority of the ...
by Blue Wind
Comment Count 487 comments on Sun Feb 12, 2012 at 01:10 PM PST with 257 Recommends
Look, I don't know what we're supposed to do about our bullshit political system but it seems to me that it must start with facing up to the facts. Believing that this time, someone is actually ...
by One Pissed Off Liberal
Comment Count 144 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 09:55 AM PDT with 220 Recommends
It really is a shame, how these people just can't control themself, how they just go completely ape shit at the slightest little thing and begin to tear up their own town, their own community, their ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 100 comments on Tue Nov 25, 2014 at 08:55 AM PST with 216 Recommends
Well, there would have to be. There's no place else for this to go. Unless they unleash a ton of new money into the economy. Which they won't. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2038354/...
by dov12348
Comment Count 319 comments on Fri Sep 16, 2011 at 06:50 PM PDT with 196 Recommends
by Overseas
Comment Count 233 comments on Mon May 29, 2006 at 08:59 AM PDT with 180 Recommends
by cpa1
Comment Count 289 comments on Fri Nov 04, 2005 at 03:33 PM PST with 180 Recommends
Just in: According to the Guardian news page , David Cameron ...
by Lupin
Comment Count 150 comments on Wed Aug 10, 2011 at 04:12 AM PDT with 174 Recommends
As I prepare to leave Detroit, Michigan, today and head back to New York after attending the Netroots Nation 2014 gathering of bloggers, I'm ...
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 174 comments on Sun Jul 20, 2014 at 06:00 AM PDT with 165 Recommends
Has anyone visited the comment section of an MSN news story, which involved police brutality of blacks, or just blacks? If you have, you probably noticed an ill feeling in your gut as you read the ...
by TheLovingThinkingFighter
Comment Count 77 comments on Sat May 02, 2015 at 05:23 AM PDT with 150 Recommends
Mitt Romney's alternative version of reality gets even stranger, tonight, as Sam Stein reports Romney: White House Agrees With Me On My Critique Of The ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 180 comments on Thu Sep 13, 2012 at 05:10 PM PDT with 148 Recommends
Most police don't like having their actions filmed. That's been pretty obvious in Ferguson, Missouri, given the number of journalists who have been arrested. Not to mention the number of citizens ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 175 comments on Tue Aug 19, 2014 at 12:01 PM PDT with 132 Recommends
by whataboutbob
Comment Count 51 comments on Wed Nov 09, 2005 at 01:49 AM PST with 94 Recommends