Think about this for a second, let's say you're a manager at the IRS. You've been there 15 years; live in a nice home and have two kids...one of them smokes blunts. Your wife is a teacher and a ...
While I don't purposefully intend to come across as fatalistic or dour, the thought has been on my mind a lot lately that mine may well be the first generation to come of age with the knowledge that ...
Over the years especially recently and only a few days ago here, I’ve heard, seen and paid no attention to the declaration that the Constitution nowhere explicitly creates a right to vote. Enough!
This video/infographic was published on YouTube last November. I hadn't seen it before today. I think it's incredibly well done and a must watch. I recommend maximizing the size (the bracket/...
Hey kids, looks like Christmas might have to be cancelled, forever. At least according to the National Snow & Ice Data Center : Other leading ice scientists this week predicted the complete ...
Citizens United was the tipping point. Our democracy is finished. We're all dead. We just don't know it yet.
In 2010, the Supreme Court condemned an entire generation to a lifetime of unelected ...
This morning President Obama will give a speech in Cushing Oklahoma to announce his decision to fast-track the Keystone XL pipeline carrying tar sands oil from Cushing to the Gulf. Native Americans ...
Bitumen from Alberta's tar sands deposits In a new report, The impact of Tar Sands Pipeline Spills on Employment and the Economy , the Global Labor Institute at Cornell University has concluded that ...
As aging coal plants retire, Sierra Club activists, members, and allies nationwide are doing innovative, exciting work to replace that power with clean energy. Americans know we must end our ...
This has been a while coming. Listening to two stupid people on BBC Radio was about the last straw. Empty-headed, vacuous and highly dangerous Rick Santorum (google it) supporters who, when ...