Alabama closed 31 drivers license bureaus in minority areas, including all bureaus in the 8 counties where 75% are African-American. Because Alabama requires voters to have photo ID in order to vote, this is a civil rights violation. Please investigate...
n case you were worried that Donald Trump was too busy with his presidential run to be concerned about the view on his mega-luxury golf course in Scotland, fear not. The Donald is heading to the UK to battle it out...
Sen. Elizabeth Warren calls golden parachutes for Wall Street executives who enter public service "paying people off to remember their Wall Street friends while they run our government" - and it is a huge problem in the Obama administration.
As if truth-telling worked out so well for his colleague Kevin McCarthy, Republican Congressman Jason Chaffetz has just admitted that the GOPâEUR(TM)s investigation into Planned ParenthoodâEUR(TM)s misuse of federal funds turned out to be a dud.
As concerned global citizens, we call on you to vote no on the the Trans-Pacific Partnership and to reject any plans that limit our governments' power to regulate in the public interest. The TPP is a threat to democracy
The confluence of Columbus Day Weekend and the Kunduz hospital bombing has us thinking about the deep levels of cultural violence in the United States and what can be done to change it. How does the US move from a country dominated by war culture to one d
When these troops are drawn, as they inevitably will be, into deadly combat, what exactly will they be sacrificing their lives for: the defense of liberty in the name of US security or the fattening of some corporationâEUR(TM)s bottom line? Link to map inside.
On Monday, at the World Peoples Conference on Climate Change and Defense of Life, Bolivian President Evo MoralesâEUR"joined by Vice President Linera, Chancellor Choquehuanca, and Ambassador CaceresâEUR"acknowledged Leonard Peltier as a defender of Indigenous
It is well understood that the candidates largely support legalizing illegal immigrants, so spending too much time on that question is unwarranted when their opinions on the topics below remain unclear.
On 02/10/2015, I did a piece called Under the Gun in which I didn't even scratch the surface of mass shootings, in the wake of the Umpqua Community College shooting. I also looked at some of the reactions of Congress members.