While I've been hesitant to join in some of the more heated conversations about these topics of late, I have read with interest a few diaries and comment threads related to them. Forgive me for ...
150 years ago, on April 9, 1865, Robert E. Lee surrendered the Army of Northern Virginia to Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox, Virginia. This date is typically cited as the end of the Civil War, ...
The New York Times reports this morning that NY City Comptroller Scott Stringer is charging Wall Street with savaging the city's pension fund returns through a system of fees that drained profits ...
Although a genetic democrat, after a few years of living in MA, I opted to ‘un-enroll’- my reasons for doing that could easily be the subject of another diary.
The point of this diary, for ...
We all give crap to people like Chris Matthews and Chuck Todd for journalistic failures on MSNBC, but tonight, some stunning clarity that Democrats of all stripes would be wise to heed.
4:51 PM PT : According to the Watauga County Elections Director, more than 700 people voted at the Plemmons Student Union on the campus of ASU today, the largest turnout of all the early sites:
The recent incident involving actress Danielle Watts is not an isolated incident of black women being assumed to be prostitutes. If you're unfamiliar with that story you can read more here .
With some areas still counting, including Edinburgh, it is clear that the No campaign has won.
Results have come in from 25 out of 32 local government administrative areas. The totals so far are
Since my hard drive crashed and I'm still in the early stages of rebuilding my data, I decided it was time to take a look at some demographics and other data and to see if we can understand the ...
In 1877, the biggest labor revolt in US history, known today as "The Great Strike" or "The Great Upheaval", began in West Virginia and spread across the entire country. Within weeks, state and ...