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On May 30, 2010, at 10:06 a.m, the direct cost of occupying Iraq and Afghanistan will hit $1 trillion. And in a few weeks, the House of Representatives will be asked to vote for $33 billion of ...
by Alan Grayson
Comment Count 435 comments on Sun May 30, 2010 at 05:51 AM PDT with 693 Recommends
Having grown up in Philadelphia, the 4th of July has always been a day of colorful celebration. However, for the past six years I have observed this American holiday in protest against the war that ...
by peacevoice
Comment Count 82 comments on Sat Jul 03, 2010 at 08:41 PM PDT with 217 Recommends
My beloved Mother died early this morning after she lost a year long battle with pancreatic cancer. I posted a diary on her terminal ...
by redstatehatemonitor
Comment Count 132 comments on Mon Oct 08, 2007 at 09:33 AM PDT with 213 Recommends
In one of his best columns ever, Robert Reich cuts through a lot of bull-malarchy in The Ongoing War: After the Battle Over the Cliff, the Battle Over the Debt Ceiling, were he gets to the core ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 59 comments on Thu Jan 03, 2013 at 05:00 PM PST with 111 Recommends
This holiday season, our nation can relish the return of our brave men and women in uniform from Iraq. One-hundred five months after the infamously non-existent weapons of mass destruction issue ...
by Congresswoman Barbara Lee
Comment Count 33 comments on Thu Dec 15, 2011 at 01:03 PM PST with 63 Recommends
(Cross posted from Docudharma ) It’s important to be reminded that innocent and precious lives are being needlessly lost right now and every day until ...
by One Pissed Off Liberal
Comment Count 68 comments on Wed Mar 12, 2008 at 04:09 PM PDT with 52 Recommends
I am having a grand old time in the Grand Old Party.
by The Bagof Health and Politics
Comment Count 49 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2009 at 10:27 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
So much for supporting the troops. The vote was actually 56-44 in favor of a vote on the Webb Amendment, but under a procedural agreement, because 60 votes were not obtained, the amendment was ...
by hilltopper
Comment Count 107 comments on Wed Sep 19, 2007 at 02:56 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
Watch the Outfoxed Featurette A dozen years ago, as the U.S. was pulled into war in Iraq by President George W. Bush, Fox News was not just any television network. It proudly blared the White House��
by RobertGreenwald
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Jul 10, 2014 at 10:58 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
As I said yesterday , this election was not the end of a fight, but merely the beginning. Many struggles still remain--...
by thereisnospoon
Comment Count 25 comments on Wed Nov 05, 2008 at 11:03 AM PST with 42 Recommends
When I first posted my story about Jocelyn Voltaire on Wednesday, there was a passionate response both here on Daily Kos and around the internet. To sum up: Jocelyn is a single mother of 3 kids ...
by minorityfilms
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Oct 17, 2008 at 06:30 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
I received this letter by email. The letter is a couple of weeks old, so, if this is old news to anyone, my apologies. I hadn't heard anything about this, so I thought others might want to know.
by Sarge in Seattle
Comment Count 40 comments on Fri Apr 25, 2008 at 01:40 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
Question: Whom did neocon extraordinaire William Kristol endorse for president in 2000? Hint: It wasn't George Bush.
by david mizner
Comment Count 33 comments on Fri Feb 08, 2008 at 01:32 PM PST with 34 Recommends
Governor Dean responded to Republican ...
by kombiz
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Sep 13, 2007 at 01:55 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
These are some thoughts, after being at the hearings for the last three days, about the event, those that criticize it and our responsibility as progressives. The men and women who are here, ...
by James G Lewes
Comment Count 24 comments on Sat Mar 15, 2008 at 12:20 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
On National Television John Boehner minimized the sacrifice of our soldiers in Iraq. House Republican Leader ...
by kombiz
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Sep 14, 2007 at 10:52 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
So Douglas Feith's brand-new book comes out tomorrow. Feith was pimping it ...
by Athenae
Comment Count 32 comments on Mon Apr 07, 2008 at 07:27 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
"’If you allow me to live just a few years in the second half of the twentieth century, I will be happy.’" Now that's a strange statement to make, because the world is all messed up. ...
by Milos Janus Outlook
Comment Count 23 comments on Thu Apr 03, 2008 at 02:02 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Friends, this is what our war has brought:
by Shadan7
Comment Count 25 comments on Mon Jun 02, 2008 at 11:51 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
I remember reading a story in the New York Times magazine, in October of 2004 about terrorism and [http://www.nytimes.com/2004/10/10/magazine/10KERRY.html?_r=1&pagewanted=print&oref=slogin John Kerry'
by Nightprowlkitty
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Mar 19, 2008 at 10:43 AM PDT with 23 Recommends