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If there's one good thing about social media, it's illuminating how much hatred there is in the Republican Party for ordinary Americans, particularly those who question or challenge Republican ...
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 59 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 12:11 PM PDT with 138 Recommends
Today is National Teacher Day. Schools are closed for the celebrations, right? Hah. Teachers have come to accept that we are often under- (or completely un-) appreciated, misunderstood, and maligned.
by lmackh
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 03:38 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Has anyone visited the comment section of an MSN news story, which involved police brutality of blacks, or just blacks? If you have, you probably noticed an ill feeling in your gut as you read the ...
by TheLovingThinkingFighter
Comment Count 82 comments on Sat May 02, 2015 at 05:23 AM PDT with 161 Recommends
Hello world! Although this is my first Daily Kos diary, I'm willing to bet at least a few people on this site have read my name before, even if you don't recognize it. My name, by the way, is ...
by TMatherne
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 11:21 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
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 '...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 28 comments on Sat May 02, 2015 at 04:51 PM PDT with 233 Recommends
Fox News recently brought in celebrated TV therapist, Dr. Phil , to educate their staff on the inequalities between black and white kids in America. Now, with riots in Baltimore spreading ...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 66 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 04:29 PM PDT with 77 Recommends
And more: Sen. Patty Murray: Community members and civic leaders in cities and states across the country should absolutely keep fighting for living wages that work for their communities, but I ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 03:00 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Kimberley Strassel What's responsible for Baltimore's problems? Republicans need answers other than "massive economic inequality, racism, and police violence," and when Republicans need answers but ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 49 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 09:40 AM PDT with 41 Recommends
"You know, I, for the love of me, I cannot understand why people who have billions of dollars are compulsively driven for more and how many people have got to die because they don't go to a doctor,
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 36 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 10:05 AM PDT with 50 Recommends
For us to talk about curing the problems of incarceration without addressing why it starts in the first place is merely placing a band aid on a sore. The problem is so severe that officials call it ...
by nailkeg
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 06:40 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
The Smith College board of trustees has voted to accept that transgender women are women. The shift to a self-identification admissions policy at the women’s college in Northampton goes into ...
by rserven
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
The Wizard of Oz promised many things. He promised the Cowardly Lion courage, the Tin Man a heart, the Scarecrow a brain, and for Dorothy, well she just wanted to go home to Kansas. Modern day wizard,
by Doctor Jazz
Comment Count 148 comments on Wed Apr 22, 2015 at 10:42 PM PDT with 196 Recommends
For more than a decade, Corinthian Colleges, Inc. has been the target of lawsuits and state and federal investigations for its deceptive marketing, falsification of employment placement rates and ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 38 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 08:08 AM PDT with 88 Recommends
we can'™t build Prisons fast enough! This is the first of a 4 part series. I gave a speech not to long ago that addresses many of the solutions available for solving our prison problem as we work ...
by nailkeg
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 04:14 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
If it weren’t for his racist and asinine blog posts, former Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction John Huppenthal would likely be sitting in the same office today. Although the former ...
by Mother Mags
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat May 02, 2015 at 06:09 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
This is the video Dana Hamrick originally posted to YouTube last Monday about the bullying she endures every day at Truman High School in Taylor, MI. I know that was hard to watch. It was hard ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 79 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 11:59 AM PDT with 101 Recommends
485 million years ago the Earth was a very different place. The Earth's climate was mostly warm and wet, with sea levels nearly 2,000 feet above those of today. The area north of the tropics was ...
by GregWright
Comment Count 24 comments on Sun Apr 26, 2015 at 06:00 AM PDT with 100 Recommends
This week, in honor of Workers Memorial Day, the AFL-CIO released its Death on the Job report. Some facts: In ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat May 02, 2015 at 03:55 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
They say a good guy with a gun can stop a bad guy with a gun. Apparently that doesn't apply to women. . . . A Texas (where else) teenager (fourteen) showed up behind Pasadena High School for a ...
by Village Vet
Comment Count 47 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 12:40 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
You may have heard something about the Marquette Law School poll that was released last week, and while the headline number is the tanking approval ratings of Gov Scott Walker, whose approval is ...
by Jake formerly of the LP
Comment Count 78 comments on Sun Apr 19, 2015 at 05:43 PM PDT with 190 Recommends