Sometimes, the "when it rains, it pours" cliche' seems appropriate. I just published another diary earlier ...
In a swift display of Karmic justice, a Milwaukee franchise bar lost its license after the owner's racist ravings caused employees to quit en masse and the activist community rallied their troops.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott is continuing his bizarre quest to get one kind of federal money because he doesn'...
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 ...
(Some) white folks haven't changed in over 40 years.* (Image courtesy of The Center of the Study of Political Graphics. Cartoonist is possibly Emory Douglas, former Minister of Culture for the Black ...
Daniel Chong left for 5 days, handcuffed, without food or water or toilet—in a holding cell
The LA Times is reporting on Daniel Chong, a 23-year-old UC San Diego engineering student who was ...
I am a white son of Ferguson, Mo.
I am a son of Dellwood, Castle Point, Moline Acres, Jennings, St. Ann, Riverview Gardens, Northwoods and Normandy and north St. Louis County.
I am a St. Louis ...
During the short space in my early 20s when I took Ayn Rand's philosophy seriously, it occurred to me more than once that perhaps I found it appealing because I could understand it. Kant? No, I can't,
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!