The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that displaying crucifixes in Italian public schools violates religious and educational freedoms. It has ordered the Italian government ...
I had to pop in today because of a crucial vote being taken on the Stupak amendment, which would effectively ban private coverage of abortion for women except in cases of rape, incest, and danger to ...
Today, the Democratic party is letting women know, once again, that we are a single-issue special interest.
And our rights can be compromised away to appease Catholic Bishops, Blue Dog Democrats, ...
The recent anti-immigrant arguments appealing to progressive issues like labor, civil rights and the environment are odd considering:
There is no prominent anti-immigrant group that supports ...
This will not be pretty, but it will be sweet.
I bagged me some teabaggers yesterday. You guys helped.
There is no such thing as true perfection. Nevertheless, one can still say "perfect world" as a short-hand for a future where the core of what we seek for mankind is sought to the fullest, and the ...
Medical visits are billed via a Byzantine system of codes that no one understands.
Go tell it on the mountain!
Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency finally put an end to the saga of the infamous Spruce Mine, jamming a stake in the heart of what would have been the ...
The column has the title A missed chance for Limbaugh . Jackson acknowledges ...
Good morning, kiddies! Pardon me for busting in like this. But, you see, I have a spot of good news on the Maine marriage-equality front. (Pardon me if this has already been diaried. If it has, ...