This is not an easy diary to write.
I've considered myself liberal since I was young. My views on the world aligned (and still do) with thoughts we consider classically liberal.
I believe in free ...
Note: I originally published this diary in July 2009. Over the years, I've occasionally thought about reposting it when I felt the need arose. Fortunately, nothing met my criteria of overt sexism ...
George Washington warned this Nation about political parties that,"alternate domination of one faction over another, sharpened by the spirit of revenge, natural to party dissension, which in ...
I really don't understand why this is even a question. But apparently it is. Yesterday I wrote a post called "Jews are NOT at war with Islam. But jihadi terrorists have declared war on Jews." In ...
Daily Kos has become a haven for anti-Semites. There, I said it. Sure, the anti-Semitism is usually couched in "but Israel" terms, but it's there. Allow me, please to give a recent example of the ...
Fox and right-wing nut jobs are apoplectic!
President Obama made a video with BuzzFeed on Thursday to promote healthcare.gov. In it, he vamps in front of a mirror, draws a picture of his "crush" (...
Alabama awakened on Monday to the realization that gay couples could, for the first time ever, apply for an Alabama marriage license and actually get one -- instead of being mocked or arrested or ...
Authorities say that Coast Guardsman Adrian Loya was obsessed with Lisa Trubnikova whom he shot and killed. He also shot her wife, Anna Trubnikova, who is in the hopital with serious injuries. And,
This is a kind of tricky post to write because of what just happened to the Jordanian pilot. And I want to be clear--I have no sympathy for ISIS. Its actions are abhorrent to me. The group is a ...