Affordable Care Act's Dramatic Impact On The Uninsured In Two Charts

The below charts show the dramatic impact the Affordable Care Act has had on uninsured Americans.  
 

Border Issues and Broader Issues

The crisis of tens of thousands of childrenfrom Central America crossing the US borderisn't isolated, nor only about immigrationbut about how we act compassionately as a nation.
 

Hobby Lobby

What a ludicrous name for such an important case - Hobby Lobby!  
 

Stand by Your Woman

The ruling by SCOTUS on Monday that allows Hobby Lobby and other corporations of its ilk to strategically deny certain health care benefits to their female employees is nothing less than stunning.
 

Hillary Inevitable?

Yes
66% (2 votes)
Not Sure
33% (1 vote)
No
0% (0 votes)
Total votes: 3
 

Can we declare the "Great Recession" over?

The economy added 288,000 jobs in June while the unemployment rate dropped to 6.1 percent, the Labor Department reported Thursday.

Yes
100% (1 vote)
No
0% (0 votes)
Not Sure
0% (0 votes)
Need more data
0% (0 votes)
Total votes: 1
 

The Justices Could Use a New Hobby

The Supreme Court ruled against women, reproductive health, family planning and science, deciding the rights corporations count more.  
 

Do you think threatening Facebook posts are protected under the First Amendment?

No. It's harassment
100% (1 vote)
Yes. People need to be held accountable
0% (0 votes)
Not Sure
0% (0 votes)
Total votes: 1
 

The Rise Of Online Harassment

Recently there's been a lot of attention in the news on issues involving the internet from "net neutrality" to the recent Supreme Court decision on Aereo, but what hasn't received as much attention is the Court's decision to hear a case about whet
 

From Mississippi to Iraq, Opposites Attract

In a unanimous decision on cell phone privacy, the often-divided Supreme Court pulled together.To address Iraq's insurgency and uncertainty, the US and Iran may actually have to communicate.
 

The US does not Get It!

With the appointment of 13 new Minsters last week, Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah
 

Global Warming Time-lapse

The debate over Gloabal Warming has been raging over the last 20-30 years, if not longer. The image below illustrates where we will be in 2099.
 

Iraq Hacks Are Back

A broken, bleeding Iraq worsens daily, the citizens of Baghdad live in fear and the Bush-Cheney gang reappears declaring this proves their way was right.
 

Lessons in Leadership

I have been an Executive Director for a small nonprofit for about a year and a half.
 

Upside Downtrodden - episode 90

EPISODE 90 TOPICS: SCHOOL'S OUT FOR SUMMER, HIGH END TACO BELL STILL S**T, SOUTH CAROLINA BURNATHON, CAN BATS HEAR WHITE NOISE?, NEW FEDEX SERVICE - BULLET DELIVERY, WHAT IS THE MEANING OF MEANING?, SEAN DOES ACTUALLY MEAN TO OFFEND YOU, NOT YOUR
 

UAE-the New Florence?

Last week, Etihad Airways inaugurated its non-stop flight from Los Angeles to Abu Dhabi; flight time 16h 25m.
 

Should the Democrats field a primary challenge to Hillary Clinton in 2016

“We don't need a primary.  Let's just go to post with this thing.  We don't want to fight with anybody over anything, Long time Clinton Supporter James Carville