Ben Carson the Voice of Reason

This is too good to be true: Ben Carson is for MANDATORY vaccinations for kids . LMFAO. Ben Carson is NOW the voice of reason on the Right for vaccinations! I swear I could feel the Earth shift under my...More

Freshman State Rep. Molly White (R, Belton) Clarifies her position on Muslim visitors to her capitol office

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State Rep. Molly White (R, Belton)

On Thursday the State Capitol in Austin was the scene of heated attacks against Muslims celebrating Texas Muslim Day. Many of their number visited members offices, though most were gone as the lege is in recess at the moment. A...More

Where Is Financial Corruption Prosecuted ??? A Vice President Gets 5 Years? Would You Believe Iran?

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It can take a while. Years if the President of the country blocks investigation during his term. But once charges are filed and an investigation commences, there is no statute of limitations. And so, yesterday, we got word that the...More

Federal Judge Rules Wisconsin Campaign Finance Laws Can No Longer be Enforced

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Buying elections seems legal now! Big Money and Dark Money groups are now going to literally be able to buy elections in Wisconsin according to a federal court decision today. Good news for Big Money. Bad news for the people...More

PA-Sen: Uncovering Pat Toomey's (R) Newsletter, 1/31/15 Edition

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Received this e-mail today from former Congressman and decorated Admiral, Joe Sestak's (D. PA) U.S. Senate campaign: In the left-hand column below, is Sen. Toomey’s weekly newsletter from January 31 about what he says in Pennsylvania. Opposite it in the...More

Upside Downtrodden - episode 107

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EPISODE 107 TOPIC: SCIENCE EPISODE 107 SEGMENTS: JUSTWORTHY CAUSE - PAYITFORWARDFOUNDATION.ORG, WORDS TO LIVE BY We live in a world of make-believe, institutionalized by man-made systems of control which seek to disparage, undermine, and enslave society. Let Scott Mullin and...More

Giving Aid and Comfort to the Enemy

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Progressives fight among themselves. Let's admit this. Otherwise, we are no better than the movement conservatives who line up to all spout the same line of BS. I like to believe that is because we progressives might be free thinkers...More

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Monsters of Our Own Creation: How Nigerian Corruption & Climate Change Gave Rise To Boko Haram

40 years ago, the town of Baga was bustling with an industry and a commerce born of the body of water that had given its residents life for as long as anyone could remember. Nestled in the most northeasterly corner...More

Interview with Thomas Piketty

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It’s hard to imagine a better moment to talk to Thomas Piketty, hours after Obama’s State of the Union call for “middle class economics”, one day before the ECB started its unprecedented program of quantitative easing across the Eurozone and...More

Bernie Sanders: Modern Day Moses?

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Watching Bernie Sanders's tussled white forelocks flying in the air as he rails against the predations of oligarchs and plutocrats who've reduced America's once secure middle class to a state of dependence and near-penury, it's hard not to visualize Vermont's...More

Are we Really out of Ideas?

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Climbing the Catalonian mountain of Canigou is a frustrating experience. Upon conquering what you had believed to be the top, another pinnacle is painfully revealed to have been hiding behind the first. Each false summit hides another false summit. The...More

Oh Rachel! Did They Lace Your Drinks with a Stupid Pill Tonight?

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Normally, I like Rachel Maddow, but tonight I think someone laced her coffee with a big old stupid pill. First up, Maddow goes after the RNC for their association with a hate group, the American Family Association or AFA. No...More

Multiple People Dead in Mexico Maternity Hospital Blast

CNN is reporting that four children are among the seven deaths confirmed so far after a natural gas explosion rocked a maternity hospital on the outskirts of Mexico City on Thursday morning.More

The Deaf Ears are British

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It’s now three years since the Prime Minister first promised a referendum on membership of the EU in ‘the Bloomberg speech’. That stance and almost every noise he has made since, on the issue of Europe and immigration has had...More

AZ-Sen: McCain (R) Boots 'Low Life Scum' Code Pink Out Of Hearing With Henry Kissinger

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Real classy John: http://abcnews.go.com/... Sen. John McCain earned some applause inside a Senate Armed Services hearing this morning after he erupted at protesters of former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, calling them “low-life scum.” “I've been a member of this...More

Heckuva Snow Job

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GOP hopefuls play pretend about a new approach, but at a conservative convening in Iowa, they keep up their cultural crusades against gay rights, women's equality and immigrants. The Tea Party rails against Obamacare even as Indiana Republicans expand Medicaid,...More

Public Defender arrested for representing her clients

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An 18 year veteran of the public defenders office of the city of San Francisco was arrested for resisting arrest while representing her clients. Jami Tillotson refused to stand aside and allow an officer to take pictures of her client,...More

Should Officer Whitlach still have a job with the Seattle PD?

Officer Whitlatch of the Seattle PD
No
81% (13 votes)
Yes
18% (3 votes)
Total votes: 16

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Starting at the 1:40 second point in this video we see a confrontation between officer Whitlach and a citizen of the United States and at one point she accueses the man of swinging his golf club/walking stick at her claiming...More

Palin Critics are to Blame for Sarah Palin?

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Matt Lewis, a supposedly former Palin supporter, blames Palin's critics for how she turned out . I suspect the most vicious attacks (especially the “Trig Truther” stuff) radicalized her and embittered her, but I also suspect she also took the...More

Help !!!!!

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I just got a call from lbyard who Jack accompanied to the VA today re bereavement of her husband consult...... He was transferred to SOME hospital..possible Cardiac chest pains... No one called from the VA and Lynn called my son...More

Fast Friends & High Times at The Oregon Country Fair

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Every year during the second weekend of July, around 45,000 of the West Coast’s crunchiest, eco-friendliest, peace crazed Deadheads and Phish Phreaks descend upon the tiny town of Veneta, Oregon for the Oregon Country Fair, a three day celebration of...More

But The Hate Remains The Same: Reconstruction & A Changing Of The Guard in Southern Politics

History is not a linear thing. It is not neat, nor is it ramrod straight. It’s beginning is theoretical; its end, unknowable. History—like the rotation of the earth, the orbit of the moon and the life, death and rebirth of...More

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