Update: Good lord -- Baltimore is burning! Please let this end.
There have been many great diaries today on the tragic rioting in Baltimore following the funeral of Freddie Gray. Tasini's "...
I am often asked by my students, "What power do ordinary people have to make change in the world?" In these times of hate and ethnic, religious, and racial tensions in this nation and around the ...
Dixon D. White (a pseudonym, like his YouTube moniker, "W Honky"), a self-identified Southern redneck, was at the top of my Facebook timeline today with this video. I clicked play on FB after ...
The New York Times has a reporter ( Patrick McGeehan) who has shown more concern for the pension funds of New York City's public sector workers and demonstrated a profoundly better understanding of ...
Eireann Dolan and her moms
When the Oakland Athletics announced their LGBT Pride Night at the coliseum, quite a few season ticket holders made it known, on social media, that they didn't feel ...
In a Washington Post op-ed piece today containing a teaspoon of thoughtful reflection and a heaping cup of drooling stupidity, Jonathan Turley (the Shapiro Professor of Public Interest Law at George ...
If you needed another piece of evidence that Republicans ...
What do you do when you sign a law that is perfectly fine and simply safeguards Religious Liberty for All in the great tradition of apple pie and God? Why,
Sinner waving scary flag an in ...
Environmental and human rights activists, holding plastic “torches” and “pitchforks,” formed human barricades at both entrances to the Nestlé Waters bottling plant in Sacramento at 5:00 a.m.