Look, I don't know what we're supposed to do about our bullshit political system but it seems to me that it must start with facing up to the facts.
Believing that this time, someone is actually ...
Yesterday 174 Kogs posted 218 posts of which 210 were recommended at least once by a cadre of 1781 recommending readers; 123 posts were recommended by 10 or more readers, 54 by 30 or more, ...
Langston Hughes' poem, " Harlem " has been floating around in my head, as I watch footage from Baltimore.
What happens to a dream deferred?
Does it dry up
like a raisin in the sun?
Or fester like ...
I'm so outraged as I'm writing this that I'm going to have to be extra careful about typos, etc.
Republicans in Congress have passed a bill that would make it perfectly legal for your boss to fire ...
This will be rather short as it has been the day from hell. Reid started feeling bad this afternoon. I dealt with diarrhea and vomiting. His blood sugar plummeted and he went into seizures. The ...
is the title of this short piece by Eugene Robinson in the Post Partisan section of the Washington Post .
Robinson reminds us that the entire incident reeks of racial bias.
Gray was on a street ...
The Baltimore Sun made the following claim about the riots on Monday:
The incident stemmed from a flier that circulated widely among city school students via social media about a “purge” to ...
Besides standing up against Trade Deals that end up exporting American Jobs;
Besides calling for more equitable Tax rates on the Wealthy, that will reduce the dangerous and growing gaps in Income ...
Congratulations to Els, from North London, for her astounding accomplishment. The 8-year old managed to convince a mega book publisher to stop marketing books that are titled 'for boys' and '...
Over the past few years, two topics have come to dominate the discourse about religion in America. The implementation of the Affordable Care Act and especially the rapid acceptance of marriage ...