For most of his life, Jimmy Carter has been an advocate for human rights. In 1982, one year after leaving the Oval Office, the former US President and his wife Rosalynn Carter, founded ...
So let me get this straight. We're going to outmaneuver the oligarchs by placing a person or two on the SCOTUS while leaving hundreds of neoliberals in place, from the bottom to the White House, ...
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) met with Bloomberg reporters and editors on Wednesday and during his meeting, Sanders said he does not believe, " based on her record " that Hillary Clinton is "prepared ...
Please indulge an old timer who has been here since caveman times. Although I no longer spend much time here (I'll explain why later.), I recently popped in to weigh in on a Hillary diary and ...
Great Blue Heron. See RonK's post here .
Many environmentally related posts appearing at Daily Kos each ...
It is with less than surprise that a nation living by 7th Century criminal laws also uses 7th Century military tactics.
In this particular case, Saudi Arabia is trying to win the war against ...
I'm a good liberal and I don't mind paying my taxes.
Taxes are a way of all of us putting our money together to serve the public good in ways that the private sector can't or won't do.
I just ...
This is an excellent video by Marina Watanabe.
As an American Indian of mixed blood (my Certificate of Degree of Indian Blood says I'm 3/8s, but my reality is a bit more complex than that), I ...
NASA is predicting megadroughts in US in the coming decades. By megadroughts they mean droughts lasting decades or more. As we struggle with the ...
(photo credit: Nick Sherman )
From The New York Times Editorial Board in a piece titled, " A New Phase in Anti-Obama Attacks ":
It is a peculiar, but unmistakable, ...