To the desperate people fleeing war and famine in Africa, the quickest way to a better life is across the Mediterranean to Italy from the chaos of Libya.
This typically is done in a flimsy, ...
We need your help in getting the word out that America needs an EU style social safety net, will you please help?
As an American expat living in the European Union I am ...
Slowly, painfully, the world is coming to grips with the realization that the Euro, as we know it, is entering its last days, and ...
Reading the diary on the wreck list at the moment "The Euro Crisis by the numbers" it didn'...
The last thing the world needs at a time like this is democracy. That is what got us into this mess in the first place. People wanting stuff, and voting for people who said they’d ...
Chris Hayes has uncovered a memo laying out strategies to stop OWS. Why?
Republicans may turn on big banks, at least in public, altering the political ground for years to come. It is ...
Do we need more proof Washington's not working for middle class families? We got it once again this week.
The big banks and their army of lobbyists couldn't stop the creation of a new Consumer ...
So the Teabags, making up less than .00000000001 of the population, and now resoundly hated in every state that elected them (Wisconsin, Ohio, Michigan, Maine, and right here in Florida), ...
My response to the President’s speech?
You know, at some point, you just have to stop listening to people who always end being proven wrong.
And to help nudge you along, here’s a reminder of ...
Here's the latest on the talks surrounding the debt ceiling today, after members of Congress convened just for an hour at the White House. There is no "breakthrough" reached yet,