The top 1% knows that every vote matters.
members of the top 1 and .1 percent turned out to vote in 2008 at a whopping 99 percent.
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Unfortunately voter registration and participation ...
Taken the month before Tamir was shot and killed by Cleveland Police
Shot and killed by Officer Timothy Loehmann of the Cleveland Police ...
The Labor Department ...
If there's one good thing about social media, it's illuminating how much hatred there is in the Republican Party for ordinary Americans, particularly those who question or challenge Republican ...
Task and Purpose has a lofty goal for a mere website:
Task & Purpose is a news and culture site geared toward the next great generation of American veterans.
The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are ...
Of all the Republican presidential candidates, Rand Paul really _gets_ where black Americans are coming from. That's what Rand Paul says, anyway. He understands what black American men are facing ...
The folks at D.A.R.E (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) fell for a fake news story about a shocking number of deaths and pregnancies from the devil weed. They ...
It was a one-of-a-kind event: in 1972, during a mission on the Skylab space station, a group of American astronauts, frustrated by an unreasonable work schedule, organized their own version of a sit-...
What we are witnessing are the workings of an “apparatus of justification” to rationalize the “extreme economic inequality” that is on the horizon and that hedge-fund managers’ ...
Republicans took a licking last time they tried to defund President Obama's ...
Would you want to buy crops grown from oil wastewater?
From today's who in ...
The crazy religious (far) right is out and about and getting more panicked and outraged and paranoid every day. Why? Because the SCOTUS is ...
A common response to the #BlackLivesMatter hash tag is a demand for an equal outrage over cop deaths. There's a mix of ideas and logic behind that response.
There's the hero angle. The Cops are ...
With currently a staggering 829 votes ... Bernie Sanders is expected to win the nomination 61.52% to 38.48% . **
Did you know that sickle cell anemia is the single most common life-threatening genetic disease in the United States? I sure didn't. Over 100,000 Americans suffer from sickle cell disease and it ...
There are times when life gets a little financially rough. We have been asking for donations to help out elenacarlena .
So far, we’ve raised enough to cover her rent payment (which was due ...
And here's your trophy for showing up.
Republican gubernatorial candidate James Comer
The May 19 Kentucky GOP gubernatorial primary may be one for the books. Last week, we learned that a blogger named Michael Adams was accusing state ...
They can put me in jail until the walls crumble, but they cannot stifle
the cause for which I stand or destroy the great
struggle in the interest of humanity.
-John R. Lawson
Gee, who would have guessed ?
A Texas high school is in the middle of a chlamydia outbreak, officials say. But according to the school district's student handbook, it does not offer ...