Finland doesn't mess around when it comes to income inequality. Just ask Reima Kuisla, a Finnish ...
Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan is one of a handful of Democrats in the House who has voted to restrict a woman's right to choose in the past. But in an op-ed penned yesterday, he makes it official that his ...
Medicaid is a lean, efficient, program and is in fact far less expensive than the rest of our healthcare system. It's ...
Reposted on the anniversary of the assassination of Rev. King. MB
This will be a very short diary. It will not contain any links or any scholarly references. It is about a very ...
Our favorite Senate Wingnut, Ted Cruz, appeared on 'Fox and Friends' on January 13, announced he's "very seriously" considering a presidential run, and complained that Republicans have been ...
I've reluctantly come to conclusion that USA approach (free speech absolutism plus social sanctions) is best. — Jeet Heer (@HeerJeet) January 14, 2015
I not so reluctantly have come to the same ...
Unfortunately, this is a True Story. The names and characters have been changed to protect the Innocent, and the Guilty…..or not so Guilty.
“Hey, Jethro ! How’s the Family doin’ ?”
We often see people on Daily Kos and elsewhere describing their position as being a free speech absolutist. They assert that they oppose any and all restrictions on the freedom of expression as a ...
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA)
"America's middle class is in deep trouble," Sen. ...
In an April 2012 column titled Debtors Prisons, Once a 19th-Century Relic, Again Wreaking Havoc in US , I wrote: "The jailing of people unable to pay fines and court costs is no longer a relic of ...