I imagine you all have seen the current Recommended diary " In Defense of Shaun King ", within which there is much spirited discussion regarding alleged repeated factual errors in a multitude of ...
Following the elections last week, the House of Commons now has the largest number of openly gay, lesbian or bisexual members of any legislative body in the world. The Guardian compares this to 1997 ...
Let's begin by being honest. Shaun King is a polarizing figure.
He has a very specific point of view when it comes to American police forces and their dealings with African Americans, and he is ...
" The despot's heel is on thy shore,
His torch is at thy temple door,
Avenge the patriotic gore
That flecked the streets of Baltimore,
And be the battle queen of yore,
I'm nyhcmaven84 , an entrepreneur and writer very active on Alternet. Former tax advisor who was disturbed by the massive wealth disparity I saw and became morally opposed to the system I had to ...
Why this weakness? In part it may reflect the fact that the crisis occurred on Labour’s watch; American liberals should count themselves fortunate that Lehman Brothers didn’t fall a year later,
One headline is enough:
UK Labour competes with Conservatives over most business-friendly pro-austerity manifesto.
A manifesto, for those of you not familiar with the UK, is like a party platform ...
In the UK elections, there were two big winners -- the Tories and the Scottish Nationalists. The losers were the pollsters, who believed that there would be another hung parliament, along with ...
Scottish National Party Nicola Sturgeon was one of the big winners of the night, with her party ...
I just read this here on Kos and I feel like I might vomit.
I know Chloe Hough and I can assure you, she is anything but "arrogant, ignorant, and stupid." She's one of the most thoughtful, ...