The Guardian reports that Sepp Blatter is stepping down from FIFA. An extraordinary congress will be called to choose a replacement and he will not stand as a candidate. The proximate cause is the ...
Now that the Democratic primaries now include at least three major players: Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, and Martin O'Malley, and likely one or two more decent candidates before we're through, ...
I am a mid forties white male living in the South. With my accent and business background, people assume I am a conservative. When they find out I am a democrat, many are surprised and often ask, ��
A while back, I got a review copy of the book "Dire Predictions: Understanding Global Warming" by by Michael Mann and Lee Kump. The book came out today, so I'm reposting a modified version ...
The New York Times has an interesting news report out this evening recounting the large and enthusiastic crowds greeting Bernie Sanders in his first official campaign swing through Iowa:
With Martin O'Malley throwing his hat in the ring, we now have three declared Democratic candidates and two more possible candidates. While both Bernie Sanders and Mr. O'Malley have created a lot of ...
FOREWORD BY OTTERAY SCRIBE (her father):
Her full name is Brandi Nicole Stanley.
I am her father.
Remember her, please.
She never wrote a diary after registering, because she never thought ...
Her name was Brandi Nicole Stanley.
Please remember her.
She lost her battle with cancer the evening of Memorial Day, last Monday. I was with her, holding her hand, as I had promised.
I just wanted to share something from a book written by Henry Adams in 1879, The Life of Albert Gallatin . Alexander Hamilton was our first Secretary of the Treasury, serving under George Washington.
From this morning's Burlington Free Press.
Gluba governs the third largest city in Iowa (with a population of about 100,000) and said that the message of income inequality and student debt hits home.