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Nimr Al-Nimr

The brutal Saudi execution of Shia cleric Sheikh Nimr Al-Nimr has led to protests around the globe, as well as the burning of the Saudi Embassy in...

So I was having a conversation the other day with a relative who was visiting this area for the holidays. To say that this relative cannot stand President Obama would be a vast...

Bombing ISIS --commentator doubts it's the solution

[Commentary]  

When Paris suffered attacks that killed 17 last January — at the...

While Congress is alseep, Middle class continues to vanish

[Nation of Change Commentary]

Recent reports have documented the growing rates...

Bernie Sanders

Senator Bernie Sanders, Democratic Party candidate for U.S. President, will address via...

We all have wants, and we all have needs. I totally acknowledge those facts. The vast majority of Americans want to own guns. They feel the need to exercise their 2nd Amendment...

Dysfunction-- Rep. Ryan, the speaker, is proud of being away from Washington, the seat of Congress

When...

Ladies and gentlemen, I’m not going to parse my words today. There will be no pleasantries and no witty repartees. Instead, I’ll simply delve right to the heart of the matter....
With no further ado, please allow me to share with you these words of reflection and wisdom I heard at Holy Eucharist last night. See if they resonate with you.
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Netflix has a popular TV show called “Orange is the New Black.” Have you seen the Republican Party’s new TV show this fall? It’s something I call “Old Is the New New.” And...

R. Donahue Peebles

 

The Man Who Would Be New York City...

Rep. Mitch McConnell, Rep. Paul Ryan, Rep. Jim Boehner --- the names don't matter, paralyses assured so long as rules are the same

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D.A. Thompson, Rep. Velázquez, and Rep. Jeffries 

 

Flanked by other elected officials, advocacy groups and families impacted by gun violence...

Sanders, left, and Warren

At a committee hearing on Thursday, Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren accused Wall Street bankers and fund investors of bleeding...

Rev. Sharpton

[Community Announcement]

In recognition of LGBT History Month and...

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