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U.S. House of dysfunctionals

[Commentary]

Earlier this month, The Economist, the...

Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation which automatically registers Californians to vote when they obtain or renew their driver’s licenses or state ID cards.

California followed Oregon...

You may want to write this down because I don’t say it very often. Perhaps we should follow the shining example of the Republican Party in one very significant way. The Grand...

Jumaane Williams

[Politics]

New York City Council Member Jumaane D. Williams (D-Brooklyn), Deputy Leader and Chair of the Council's...

Rep. Charles Rangel

Fourteen years ago a terrible thing happened to our country, to our city, when terrorists attacked us on September 11. 

Then there...

There is no candy-coated way to say this, therefore I will speak boldly – as my pastoral duties require of me. In this cold, broken, postmodern world of ours, we’re all slaves....


 

Secretary of State Kerry Appearance on Rev. Sharpton's Nationally Syndicated Radio Show


Kerry Dismisses Cheney...

William E. Spriggs

[Commentary: The Economy]


The recently released minutes of the last meeting of the...

Rep. Nadler, deal supporter-- abused by critics of deal as "kapo"

The Jewish Labor Committee condemns the recent spate of hate speech directed against members of...

Have you ever been transfixed? That’s not a trick question. The answer, by the way, is yes. At some point in your life, you’ve either seen something so beautiful – or heard...

Jorge Ramos

Following this week's confrontation between Jorge Ramos of Univision and GOP presidential frontrunner Donald Trump in Iowa, there is much debate about...

Who stole Vester Lee Flanagan II’s soul? Was it him? Or was it the society that he seemed utterly convinced was out to get him? Did he lose his soul while trying unsuccessfully...

Eric Schneiderman

New Yorkers are watching the deteriorating fiscal situation in Puerto Rico with deep concern.

For many New Yorkers, the Puerto Rican debt...

Rep. Waters

 

Calls on Republicans to End Attacks on Critical Health Programs

Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), ranking member of the...

“Let's dance!
Put on your red shoes and dance the blues.
Let's dance!
To the song they're playing on the...

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