Anton Cermak in Miami in 1931
Peter Cole at In These Times writes Why Jesus “Chuy” Garcia Should Look to Anton Cermak’s Chicago ...
Mitch McConnell has refused to take questions this year from the editorial board of Kentucky’s largest paper, The Courier-Journal. While a shell of its former self, the C-J remains influential. ...
War criminals and torturers still walking around as free as birds.
Bankers that so nearly ruined the economy laughing it up with better bonuses than ever rather than singing from behind bars.
In wake of Sandy Hook, Tom Tomorrow posted gun comics from years ago (some from twenty years ago ), to point out just how long "we've been having the exact same conversation about guns."
In the ...
President Barack Obama has declared in Tuesday night’s State of the Union Address that he shall be pushing for a significant increase in the federal minimum wage, a change which has long ...
Earth has no scarcity of resources. Our current resources may be finite and limited, but more than enough to give all 7 billion of us a decent life. *8 Billion people can be fed with more ...
Over the past couple of weeks the debate around platinum coin seigniorage (PCS) has been raging and that is good. In fact, it is great. Like carrot subsidies, PCS is something we should have been ...
Cross posted at Voices on the Square and the Stars Hollow Gazette
We know by now that fake tough talk from the President on letting the Bush tax cuts above those making $250,000 expire being an ...
For the past twelve years I've been painting signs in my garage and putting them up next to freeways. Here are a hundred reasons why:
1) You can say whatever you want.
2) It costs almost nothing.
Well, that's over. The President had a chance to go “over the cliff,” bargain hard with the Republicans, get more of what he said he wanted at the price of perhaps some more days of crisis with ...