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by annieli
Comment Count 45 comments on Sat Apr 11, 2015 at 03:10 PM PDT with 68 Recommends
Despite the multiple articles I have read, whether from CNN or NPR , nobody has bothered to mention the initial claim of a broken tail light.
by RabidGreyWolf
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Apr 10, 2015 at 09:43 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
In this diary I will explain how I see the political situation and what would be for me the path for a Democratic victory in the Presidential election of 2016. The diary will include also some note ...
by abgin
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Apr 12, 2015 at 12:51 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
South Carolina's AG has filed a very interesting (and, offensive) amicus brief with the SCOTUS in support of the marriage equality bans. It argues an originalist approach to interpreting the US ...
by librarisingnsf
Comment Count 41 comments on Thu Apr 09, 2015 at 09:21 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
Flipping channels, I just landed on HLN which claims to be America’s first TV network for the social media generation. The show was The Daily Share , rapid fire “infotainment” for folks with ...
by PeterBalesHistoryTales
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Apr 09, 2015 at 04:20 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
Anybody else worried about how seriously some of these guys are going to take this argument? South Carolina wants to be able to continue to ban gays and lesbians from ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 104 comments on Fri Apr 10, 2015 at 01:50 PM PDT with 69 Recommends
Feidin Santana being interviewed by Lester Holt On April 4, Feidin Santana was on the phone, walking to ...
by Shaun King
Comment Count 237 comments on Thu Apr 09, 2015 at 07:56 AM PDT with 325 Recommends
Please,say it isn't so... Another light-skin cop shoots an unarmed person with darker skin for no apparent reason except for the light-skin's anger. What the hell is going on? It appears, we are ...
by thinkingblue
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Apr 09, 2015 at 06:44 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Anyone following the recent news in North Charleston, South Carolina, knows what Justice-insuring difference Video can make , when Cops decide to take the Law -- and the Verdict -- into their own ...
by jamess
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Apr 08, 2015 at 06:55 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
This morning I went to the North Charleston City Hall to attend a rally concerning the recent shooting here. This diary is not meant to be a comprehensive analysis or even a thorough news report, ...
by RabidGreyWolf
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Apr 08, 2015 at 10:37 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
If you're as horrified by the latest unjustified shooting and murder, of an unarmed black man by a well-armed white cop -- over the world-shattering offense of having the temerity of driving with a ...
by jamess
Comment Count 28 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2015 at 06:13 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
A North Charleston, S.C., police officer has been arrested for the murder of 50-year-old Walter Scott. Scott was gunned down by Patrolman 1st class Michael Slager, 33, after Scott ran away from ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 435 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2015 at 02:51 PM PDT with 281 Recommends
This week, we thought we'd use this forum to turn the spotlight on Daily Kos's campaign for the Medicaid Expansion Program: Medicaid expansion is a matter of life and death. We are all aware of ...
by JoanMar
Comment Count 36 comments on Fri Apr 17, 2015 at 04:25 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
April 9 is the 150th anniversary. Let's make it a new holiday: "Birth of New Freedom Day". This is a great idea from Brian Beutler. My family was on the wrong side of the war. Best drink for ...
by furiouschads
Comment Count 134 comments on Sun Apr 05, 2015 at 09:59 PM PDT with 90 Recommends
The Support the Dream Defenders group saw the cruelty of Red State governors and legislatures refusing to expand Medicaid. Thousands of people are needlessly in pain, filing for bankruptcy, and ...
by JoanMar
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Apr 03, 2015 at 04:25 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
"He may be a very nice man. But I haven't got the time to figure that out. All I know is, he's got a uniform and a gun and I have to relate to him that way. That's the only way to relate to ...
by JoanMar
Comment Count 54 comments on Fri Mar 27, 2015 at 04:25 PM PDT with 110 Recommends
By John Young johnyoungcolumn.com Ninety-four percent of the residents of Denver, Colo., have health coverage. By contrast, if state averages apply, only 76 percent of those in Denver City, Texas, ...
by jyoungcolumn
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Mar 25, 2015 at 06:11 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Voters hungry for leader who tells it like it is By BILL ROMJUE Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 2:00 pm The Columbia (MO) Daily Tribune In the absence of an actual political campaign, Hillary Clinton’
by tulvania
Comment Count 33 comments on Wed Mar 25, 2015 at 11:53 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Note: This is a community diary with contributions from many members of the Support the Dream Defenders group. When using their Capital Punishment systems, Red State governors at a minimum ...
by JoanMar
Comment Count 49 comments on Fri Mar 20, 2015 at 04:25 PM PDT with 45 Recommends
It looks like we are heading into a doozy of a 2016 Republican primary season. One of the potential GOP presidential candidates, Rick Santorum, was in South Carolina last weekend, and did he ever ...
by librarisingnsf
Comment Count 64 comments on Thu Mar 19, 2015 at 12:04 PM PDT with 31 Recommends