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December 11, 2014 - 9:31am
Horrific and outrageous details come to light about America’s use of torture in interrogations, yet so many of us aren’t surprised by...
December 4, 2014 - 10:17am
In Ferguson, a grand jury didn’t indict the officer who killed Michael Brown, despite the frequent adage that a prosecutor could get a grand...
November 26, 2014 - 11:10am
The failure to indict in Ferguson has stirred anger, fear, outrage, surprise, and calls for justice, reform, peace, honesty, but giving thanks isn...
November 20, 2014 - 7:05am
Republicans and ConservaDems nearly passed the disastrous Keystone tar-sands pipeline. A pipeline of progressive opposition stopped it for now, but...
November 13, 2014 - 8:47am
After the midterm elections, many wondered whether losses would neutralize the President. But this week he wasn’t neutral on Net Neutrality,...
November 6, 2014 - 6:41am
Voters made it clear: for higher minimum wages, pro-choice, anti-gun and pro pot legalization -- and they also gave the Republicans a landslide...
October 30, 2014 - 9:51am
Halloween is coming, but the true cause of fright are the anti-science, anti-women’s-rights, anti-equality, anti-diplomacy right wingers who...
October 23, 2014 - 9:11am
Iraqi civilians face a real threat from ISIS, but hawks want Americans to believe militias are amassing at the Mexican border. Ebola is a dangerous...
October 16, 2014 - 8:31am
Ebola causes suffering in Liberia and Sierra Leone, but America’s response to the crisis is limited, more likely to spend money bombing the...
October 9, 2014 - 8:07am
The Supreme Court’s refusal to overturn rulings has expanded marriage equality to more states. Yet when it comes to approving of equal rights,...
October 2, 2014 - 9:03am
Republicans have spent years in Washington obstructing, opposing, derailing and distracting. Polls now show them winning the Senate. Conservatives...
September 25, 2014 - 8:05am
The President whose political star rose as a principled voice to end a Mideast war has just started a new bombing campaign there. The leader who...