What happens when a judge takes out their bad day on your constitutional rights? The DC Court of appeals recently reversed a Judge’s violation of defendant’s rights because she was ticked off.
Have you ever wondered what Scott Walker was like before he went into politics? Dr. Glen Barry has some insights and they’re not pretty.
What is it with Steve King (R-IA) and his truly disgusting efforts to dehumanize people?
In case you were wondering how far some people want to take America back to, the KKK in Harmony, NC is inviting white people to an ‘old fashioned’ cross burning.
A pastor’s proposal of concentration camps for gays and lesbians sounds a lot like a Third Reich style final solution to the gay marriage issue.
It helps to read a the recent NDAA ruling before drawing conclusions about its contents, and understand the reasons contained in it rather than resorting to headlines that misrepresent the ruling.
Though Bush et al have escaped justice, we have prosecuted Americans who torture in the past and continue to do so – at least when the perpetrators are local officials.
Medical professionals who cause trouble because certain practices could place their patients at risk are putting their jobs on the line.
Conservatives deny the war on the LGBT Community, even as right wing homophobes aligned with Neo Nazis to make Amendment 1 law in the state of North Carolina.
The underlying message in Florida is clear. Stand your ground is a license to kill someone only if you are a man. Stand your ground doesn’t apply to women and minorities.
The War on Women does exist and it is being waged by the Republican Party. You wouldn’t know this if you listen to Republicans or watch Fox News.
Veterans for a Strong America, the Koch-funded Swift Boaters who are pimping anti-Obama fictions, claim the President is using his record for political gain.
The court gave John Yoo immunity, bringing an end to a lawsuit brought by Jose Padillo claiming that he was tortured while under Military detention under John Yoo’s authority.
Conservatives are taking ideological purity to a whole new level: ideologically segregated email accounts.
In a desperate attempt to raise cash, the Tea Party Patriots tell it if Wisconsites succeed in the recall effort it would mean the end of their ‘liberty loving’ organization.
Mitch McConnell is sticking up for all the ‘oppressed’ corporations in America by trying influence the Supreme Court when it reconsiders the Citizens’ United.
The British House of Commons concluded in a report released today that Rupert Murdoch is unfit to lead a major company. He might lose his BSkyB deal, but what about his holdings here?
Senate releases a statement obliterating claims by Jose Rodriguez and others that torture was a “central component” leading to success in the operation against Osama (Usama) Bin Laden.
If successful, torture would not produce results faster than methods that are more compatible with our values, morals and the law.
After a three year study, the Senate Intelligence Committee is confirming what many of us already know. Aside from being un-American, immoral and illegal, the Bush Administration’s torture policy didn’t work.