Every day of my life, I think about my fallen buddies in North Korea. My body and mind have never fully recovered from my time in war, 63 years ago. I have participated in, and studied wars. I have ...
This is worth watching.
In case you missed it, today is the famous Fancy Farm Picnic in western Kentucky. It's a mandatory appearance for any statewide politician in Kentucky from either party. ...
According to BBC News, the United Nations has announced that the fanatical Islamist group ISIS (Islamic State in Iraq and Syria) has ordered female genital mutllation of thousands of girls and women ...
Mass. Governor compares immigrant kids to Jews turned away in 1939, offers to shelter them Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick (D) announced a proposal on Friday for two military facilities ...
As Detroit struggles with bankruptcy, its public schools are struggling, too. They even have their very own emergency manager, and he has a new plan. Instead of a mere 38 students per class in ...
This morning as I was thinking about the current humanitarian crisis at our own borders I reviewed what I consider to be the salient points.
1. Children fleeing hunger, poverty, violence, ...
After oral arguments in the Hobby Lobby case, I wrote a very misnamed but widely read diary in which I echoed Attorney and Ring of Fire radio host Mike Papantonio's argument that the SCOTUS would ...
reposting another older piece I believe is very relevant, especially in light of the Hobby Lobby decision. This is from February 2012
can be seen clearly in a piece at Alternet by trained futurist ...
Short diary - but I had this idea that I wanted to share. There's been calls for boycotting Hobby Lobby, I certainly haven't shopped there since this all began, discussions here about where else to ...
Researchers at Liverpool University have found a way to greatly reduce the cost and toxicity of manufacturing the next generation of solar panels. The key is substituting one chemical for ...