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 ...
This is my first diary, and 2016 will be the first year I can cast a vote for an American president, after legally residing in the country for 18 years.
I am deeply disappointed that I will, most ...
kos, in your piece from The Hill declaring Clinton a "true liberal," and in your own front page post essentially making the same case, The optimist's case for Hillary Clinton , you spoke not one ...
When I first heard Brazil had signed a letter of agreement with the California stem cell research program, to support research collaboration, I could hardly believe my ears...
1. He'd be in the South Bronx, rural West Virginia and South Texas and every place like it. On foot. Every single day. Even in red states. NOT in Berkeley or Santa Fe or the Upper West Side. Or any ...
Freddie Gray being loaded into a van by Baltimore Police
On April 12th, six Baltimore police officers assaulted Freddie Gray and took him on something I'll admit I've never heard of ...
I was born in 1979. It's a year that many economists have now found to be a turning point. From the end of the Great Depression until the year I was born, American productivity and prosperity ...
The day has finally arrived! Bernie Sanders has announced that he's running for president, to save the country and the Democratic party. He's a brave man with a big heart, a sharp mind and ...
Originally posted at Eclectablog .
On Monday of this week U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Officer Mitchell Quinn shot and killed 20-year old Detroiter Terrance Kellom. The killing took ...
Revisiting the pending Supreme Court Obamacare challenge has been interesting, and it is important to do so generally because -