Because in the right-to-work paradise of North Carolina no child goes to bed hungry or without electricity...right? I mean, that's right, isn't it?
In a move that surprised no one, last week a ...
The fossil-fuel industry's campaign to promote climate denial, led by the Koch brothers, has corrupted Harvard University and the Smithsonian, two of the most trusted scientific institutions in ...
With the resignation and pending guilty plea of former state Treasurer Rob McCord on charges of extortion, the public must understand the problem caused by our current campaign-finance system.
I just got this note from Jack Thompson, Cedwyn's father.
"Cedwyn passed away tonight, quietly, gracefully and at peace."
He continued "Please pass our appreciation and gratitude to all of the ...
For those who haven't heard, MsSpent Youth got word this morning that Cedwyn 's gone downhill overnight. We haven't had any word since then (that I am aware of) and I think everyone's decided to ...
My beautiful wife, Mary Nir, was an extraordinary soul. She was the kindest person I ever knew. She had a wickedly off-beat sense of humor. There was no one she wouldn't stop to help. If you knew ...
What will the Five wreak this time?
The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments on Wednesday in Williams-Yulee v. Florida Bar , a case that could extend the Court's ...
The SCOTUS has granted certiorari in all four of the marriage equality cases from the Sixth Circuit -- Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky, and Tennessee.
Last October, The SCOTUS denied the requests to ...
In a unanimous 9-0 decision , the Supreme Court said employers can keep you on the job and not pay you for it.
The court decided by a 9-0 vote that employees of Integrity Staffing Solutions ...
Yesterday marked a big change for me: It was my last day as a full-time blogger. It’s been seven years now for me, all of them as a member of the Daily Kos community, including the last six ...