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An Ear for Music
A group to share and explore many different genres of music: folk, classical, pop, country, oldies, world. Currently soliciting group members to contribute regular diaries on their favorite songs, composers, and all things musical.
Black Kos community
Black Kos community group. This group publishes diaries that cover a broad range of topics including black history, the arts, politics, and the culture of peoples of African descent worldwide.
CareGiving Kos
For those who are now (or have been) in the role of being a care-giver for a loved one. Intended to be a support group and information resource for all care-providers and the many challenges they face.
Daily Kos Quilt Guild Auction Alliance
A group to support actions of the Daily Kos Community to create a better world through quilts. Spreading warmth and love.
DK Quilt Guild
A place for quilters to gather, share ideas, projects, and to make the world a better place, one quilt at a time.
DKos Florida
All about Sunshine State politics!
DKos Military Veterans
Are you a veteran of the armed services? Well, hop right in - the purpose of this group is to discuss issues of interest to U.S. military vets. There are many vets (and active duty military) who actually do have a progressive political mindset. Need to know who to call when you need some help? Have a question about the VA Healthcare system (the best socialist healthcare available in America)? Got some benefit news? Or just need to vent? Then, you've come to the right place...
DKos Twitterings -- In Election Cycles, this Group will function as a uncoordinated-Campaign Rapid Response Team, coordinating DailyKos with Twitter via Tweeting the diary out from DailyKos itself, and by asking all Kossacks who currently use Twitter, to please RT (retweet) when they see the #DKos_TWEETers hashtag. Outside of Election cycles? Kossacks can use the hashtag to get stories of interest to the Community out to the Twitterverse.
Firearms and Social Responsibility
The Firearms and Social Responsibility group is designed promote discussion of firearms topics in a manner that avoids the toxicity and hostility that currently pervades diaries on firearms topics. The group is co-administered by Shamash and Joy of Fishes, who represent moderate views on gun rights and gun control, respectively. For now, all discussion will be through group Kosmail. The rules may evolve over time, but at the moment are fairly simple:

rule 1: The gr...
Firearms Law and Policy
To advocate effectively for repeal or passage of firearms legislation we must first know and understand current law and policy, and how both are implemented, where we live. There is enormous variability across the country; the relative utility/relative risk of firearms is different on a 500 acre ranch in Montana than for a 1000 square foot apartment in New York. State and local laws reflect that diversity. We will discuss firearms law and policy with an emphasis on the many historical ethics an...
Florida Georgia Line Kossacks
This group will serve as a gathering place for North Florida and South Georgia Daily Kos members and all others who are interested. Our focus, both online and with real life meet-ups, is sharing and organizing political activism; disseminating social, political and progressive issues; community building; and support and encouragement for our red state brothers and sisters. We will organize meet-ups in both the panhandle and eastern seaboard of our states as well as share information on events o...
Herding 438
This Group is about the effort to herd cats. We're all about organizing everywhere. "We all better start herding cats or be trampled by elephants" – Vetwife
House of LIGHTS
House of LIGHTS (Loving Inspiration, Giving Hope To Survivors). A place for survivors of physical, sexual, psychological, and emotional abuse, assaults, and bullying. A place for the people who support them. A quiet place for all voices to be heard. A safe place where we can learn to educate, support, and protect our children and each other.
I follow and I Quote Meteor Blades in my Diary Group
This group is dedicated to publishing diaries which includes quotes from Meteor Blades in our current diaries as he is an activist author and cogent source of information whom the community readership values.
IGTNT Advisory Group
The IGTNT Advisory Group invites those dedicated to remembering our troops killed while on active duty in Iraq and Afghanistan. This group is for the IGTNT followers, commenters, Veterans, non-diarists, etc. who provide support, information and advice to IGTNT. The IGTNT group has long consisted of more than just its writers: the commenters, readers and recommenders are a part of the community, too. The IGTNT Advisory Group is open to everyone. We are honored to have you.
J Town
Welcome to J Town! A place to hang out, promote posts, check on the weather (and brag about yours!) and waste, er, spend a little time. Bring your music, your news stories, your life stories, and, above all, your sense of humor. Sidewalks rolled up on Mar. 7, 2014.
Military Community Members of Daily Kos
This is the gathering place for all military community members including veterans and their families. Our goal is two-fold: to publish diaries that help explain military life, especially family life, to civilians and to produce material that shows the military is not only culturally but politically diverse. Active duty family members are in a unique position, as we can freely express our political opinions whereas our active duty members are more likely to keep their mouths shut. That said, all...
Native American Netroots
A forum for the discussion of political, social and economic issues affecting the indigenous peoples of the United States, including their lack of political representation, economic deprivation, health care issues, and the on-going struggle for preservation of identity and cultural history
Netroots For The Troops®
Netroots For The Troops® is a project of Netroots for the Troops, Inc., a Virginia non-profit corporation. The organization raises money for the assembly, mailing and delivery of Care Packages to American military in war zones and to provide assistance to military families in the United States. Netroots For The Troops, Inc. is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization.
Netroots Radio
Kos Community Talk Radio. Of, By and For the Progressive Wing of the Blogosphere.
New Diarists
A place to practice writing a first diary that won't get us publicly consigned to Worst Diary Hell at the GOS (Great Orange Satan). Lurkers come out and play with us! Mentors come by and help us, please!
North & Central Florida Kossacks
Florida was under one group but due to the layout of the state and the need to meetup more often, this area is for the North and Central Florida Kossacks to meetup and become more active. This is better than trying to gather folks from all over the state which does not seem to work very well. The state is just too big ! We need frequent and productive meetups located in North and Central Florida. Everyone is welcome ....Join us if you are in Central Florida including both coasts... Of course yo...
Occupy the Mall - the March of the 99%
We will organize a coordinated descent of OWS, its sister movements and allies on the national mall. We will bring hundreds of thousands, even millions, representing the 99% and demanding our government back @occupythemall #occupythemall. This historic event will not happen automatically, and will take months of planning. We must start now, and this group is for organizing.
Occupy Wall Street
This is a clearinghouse of all posts related to the grassroots effort to return this country to Democracy.
People Power Grassroots
This group is for all those interested and active in the the People Power Project Phase One which looks at how we can effect change at the grassroots level. Its purpose is to share ideas and actions, encouragement and inspiration.
Personal Storytellers
Personal Storytellers is a group dedicated to learning more about fellow kossacks via the art of sharing personal stories. Every life is an adventure, and through sharing those adventures I hope to bring kossacks closer together.
Pushing back at the Grand Bargain
Chained CPI will effect over 30 government programs by adjusting the Federal poverty levels via Chained CPI. This achieves long term deficit reduction and increases income taxes on working class families by 65 billion over 10 years. The goal of this group is to build awareness of the wide ranging impacts of Chained CPI beyond cutting Social Security and VA benefits.
Rape and Domestic Violence
This group maintains a safe and supportive environment for Kossaks to tell their stories and experiences, discuss current legislation & politics, battle back myths and misconceptions and to promote healing and understanding.
The definition of SLUT seems now to be ANY WOMAN USING BIRTH CONTROL or ANY ONE CONCERNED AND FIGHTING FOR WOMEN'S REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH (according to the GOP) FINE! We are sluts and PROUD OF IT As with "Slut Walks" we will own the word and take the power of the word away.
Support the Dream Defenders
The Dream Defenders are fighting for justice in Florida. Their goal: To enact Trayvon's Law in Florida, which would repeal the Stand Your Ground law, ban racial profiling, and end the school-to-prison pipeline. We are a Daily Kos community with a goal: To promote and support those objectives, online and off. Current project: Improving and promoting the Michael Brown Over-Policed Rights Act, a Daily Kos community crowd-sourced project.
The First and The Fourth
The First and the Fourth Amendments enshrine some of the key elements of American Freedom and have been under siege by the US Government for decades. This group is dedicated to advancing and preserving these rights. "Leave the First and the Fourth Amendments alone and nothing gets broken".
Trial Watch
Discussion of nonpolitical criminal trials* and media coverage, including effects of the internet, Twitter and 24 hour news cycle on change of venue and jury pools. Books and films on criminal trials also. Sorry, but Nancy Grace is not invited. ;) *Not for "war crimes" or rox v. sux, please.
VAGV - Veterans Against Gun Violence
This group is being started to make aware that veterans in this group are behind the President and legislators trying to end gun violence in America. You do not need to be a veteran to join. Military families and many veterans are tired of the rhetoric of the NRA speaking for them. Please join and create some ideas to help further the President and VP Biden's worthwhile effort to help make our citizens's safer. Many veterans agree more needs to be done to stop Gun Violence.
WYFP is our community's Saturday evening gathering to talk about our problems, empathize with one another, and share advice, pootie pictures, favorite adult beverages, and anything else that we think might help. Everyone and all sorts of troubles are welcome. May we find peace and healing here.

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