I am sad, but also excited, to announce that after 11 years I am leaving Daily Kos and joining Raintank , where I will be working on monitoring software and doing devsy-opsy.
It's been a long and ...
On Friday morning, Baltimore City State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby announced that the death of Freddie Gray has been ruled a homicide and that criminal charges will be pursued.
Remember Dan Price, the CEO who cut his own pay to raise the minimum annual pay at his company to $70,...
There's a new law in Arizona designed to tell the ...
Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) continues to make the most out of his upcoming retirement. He just doesn't need to pull any punches anymore, and Harry ...
(illustration by DonkeyHotey)
From the International Business Times :
While Jeb Bush was governor of Florida, state pension officials committed at least $1.7 billion to financial firms whose ...
The end of the War to Preserve Human Slavery.
Many of you might recall Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to the UN General Assembly in 2012, during which he produced a cartoon bomb drawing to help explain how Iran was vewy vewy scawy. Here's the ...
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 ...
(photo: U.S. State Department, yesterday)