Update: Good lord -- Baltimore is burning! Please let this end.
There have been many great diaries today on the tragic rioting in Baltimore following the funeral of Freddie Gray. Tasini's "...
Martin O'Malley and Bernie Sanders were the big hits at the South Carolina Democratic Convention today. Both received several standing ovations during their speeches to the audience of Democratic ...
The stories about the President and his aides escalating the fight with progressives over Fast Track and TPP are getting me worked up:
Democrats Prepare for Battle as Fast Track Nears the Senate ...
Back in 2013, in the aftermath of his murder of Americans Anwar al-Awlaki and his 16 year old son, when Mr. Obama was trying to justify his arrogated powers to incinerate people with his fleet of ...
So a Federal Marshal forceably rips a cell phone from a womans hand and destroys it in order to 1) destroy the evidence already collected on it and 2) prevent further evidence collection. The woman ...
Some large conservation organizations have a problem. They have to get the money needed to run their programs without being co-opted by the organizations and corporations who donate to them, but ...
In 2004, 28 oil wells located 11 miles off the coastlines of Louisiana that are owned and operated by Taylor Energy, were destroyed by a mudslide caused by Hurricane Ivan. The consequences of this ...
Sudarsan Raghavan, at Washington Post , has an article about the strongmen in Afghanistan. The article focuses on Atta Mohammad Noor, governor of Balkh.
For more than a decade, Atta Mohammad Noor, ...
Paul Krugman delivers a needed reality check to the "there's no difference between the 2 political parties" nonsense. On the social safety net:
[A]ny Democrat would, if elected, seek to maintain ...
Sexist : Calling her Shrillary
Not Sexist: Calling her Killary
Sexist: Calling her a whore for Wall Street
Not Sexist : Calling her a shill for Wall ...