or liberty, or the flag.
I didn't serve for the reasons people think of when they tell me, "Thanks for your service."
I knew that this war was not about any of that stuff.
I served for 365 days ...
Disclaimer: I have no idea what the Duggars girls feel right now but I can offer an opinion on what it feels like to be a survivor of sexual abuse going through a media storm.
I am the survivor ...
In the past few years I have witnessesed an exponential increase in the number of teachers begging for money from strangers. These teachers want to spend some money on a pet project, or a class trip,
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 "...
Canisters of tear gas litter the streets of Baltimore.
Police release an ...
After hearing the news about the deal brokered between P5+1 and Iran which will seemingly go a long way toward ...
A line from this recommended diary . The full quote:
The most common tactic employed by Obama supporters, when deflecting criticism away from the president, is to play the race card. But that ploy ...
U.S. Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth is going to announce a 2016 Senate run on Monday, according to the Chicago Sun-Times. She'll be challenging the incumbent GOP Sen. Mark Kirk. Kirk is seen as ...
So, I've been a bit busy the last few days and had little computer access. I've been browsing DK from my phone; mostly just the front page and not very often. Yesterday I saw the diary titled " Whoa.
Ok, let me say to begin with, I get it and I don't get it. Such is life. It is paradoxical.
I understand that Biden has much to lose in terms of his own dignity and life long earned status in ...