. . . the clear consensus of science that marijuana is far less harmful to human health than most other banned drugs and is less dangerous than the highly addictive but perfectly legal substances known as alcohol and tobacco.
This newest tripe, I mean action alert by the Family Research Council has gotten me a bit angry. The organization is pushing a bill which could allow adoption agencies and foster care providers to engage in anti-gay discrimination under the guise of relig
House GOP voted today to sue Obama for his issuance of executive orders. But Obama's issued fewer orders than all other presidents in the last 80+ years. And this Congress keeps setting new records for lowest productivity every year. What else can he do?
Georgia Davis Powers, 91, has spent her life in the civil rights movement. She was a friend and confidante of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr... Powers wrote an op-ed ... "Don't Be Fooled By Rand Paul," in response [his] ... efforts to cultivate black voters.
As The Nation has warned repeatedly, the unthinkable may now be rapidly unfolding in Ukraine: not just the new Cold War already under way but an actual war between US-led NATO and Russia. The epicenter is Ukraine's eastern territory, known as the Donbass,
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and 13 state attorneys general obtained about $92 million in debt relief from Colfax Capital Corp. and Culver Capital LLC, also collectively known as "Rome Finance," for about 17,000 U.S. service members and oth
Qassam Brigades chief says Israel must lift blockade of Gaza, hours after PLO attempt to agree 24-hour ceasefire stalls. Last updated: 30 Jul 2014 03:39 The leader of the military wing of Hamas has said there will be no truce in Gaza unless Israel lifts