[Just for the sake of clarity I'm not talking about "all" cops. Or the Cop who helps an old lady with her groceries, or gets the cat out of the tree, or is kind to his dog - that's the easy stuff. I'
To all the people who recommended the insipid, Joe the Plumber-esque, Canadian open letter propaganda diary, you should be ashamed. I have never read anything more offensive posted to this site.
You get up early on Sunday so you can get the kids all gussied up in their best clothes for Sunday school and church. Then you get into your own Sunday best, which starts with the hated girdle with ...
Michael Price, counsel in the Liberty and National Security Program at the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law, has a disturbing article up at Salon.com .
Turns out, he bought a new "...
It's been a while since I've written a diary -- work's been busy and I've been using my remaining hours to sleep.
However, this is important enough for me to write up a diary on, ...
White supremacy ...
It's not that surprising that Ted Nugent seems to think he knows a lot about "the negro," if one judges by this piece in Salon. It's also not ...
Requiem for Mike Brown
Last night, right before the Brahms Requiem at Powell Symphony Hall in St. Louis, brave singers stood up, and sang "Which Side are you on?" for Mike Brown, unfurling banners ...
Some recent hand wringing over the importance of gadgets to children is just the latest version of a very old story.
Cross posted from Pruning Shears .
On August 10, 2014, St. Louis County Police Chief John Belmar held his first press conference on the murder of Mike Brown by Officer Darren Wilson of the nearby Missouri Ferguson ...