I am sad, but also excited, to announce that after 11 years I am leaving Daily Kos and joining Raintank , where I will be working on monitoring software and doing devsy-opsy.
It's been a long and ...
Obamacare is such a failure, it can't even kill the jobs Republicans said it would!
The officers who killed Freddie Gray have finally been formally charged with murder and manslaughter.
Three of the six officers are African-American. ...
Yup, I'm Rec-begging on this one 'cus I am *angry* (if not surprised).
One week ago I posted en entry titled "Color me shocked: Michigan GOP State Senator spewing nonsense" , which documented an ...
Fathers absent from families. Break down of the family structure. Young men growing up without male role models in their lives.
You can watch or read or hear it everywhere, both from the right, ...
No snarky comment here. Not for this image.
'Why?' It's the most useful one word sentence in the English language. It's how we begin the search for causes, for understanding, for truth. We have to ...
Langston Hughes' poem, " Harlem " has been floating around in my head, as I watch footage from Baltimore.
What happens to a dream deferred?
Does it dry up
like a raisin in the sun?
Or fester like ...
Besides standing up against Trade Deals that end up exporting American Jobs;
Besides calling for more equitable Tax rates on the Wealthy, that will reduce the dangerous and growing gaps in Income ...
Congratulations to Els, from North London, for her astounding accomplishment. The 8-year old managed to convince a mega book publisher to stop marketing books that are titled 'for boys' and '...
“First and foremost, we are a nation built on the rule of law.” These reassuring words from President Obama came during unsettling anti-police riots in Ferguson, MO. But times have stayed ...