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A Crime Victims' Christmas Angel

Dorian de Wind | Posted 02.21.2014 | Good News
Dorian de Wind

Every town and city across America has its unsung heroes who perform exemplary community service. This is the story of one such citizen whose selfless, unwavering dedication and hard work have immeasurably helped thousands of victims of violent crime across the State of Texas.

The Cost of a Lie: Half a Million Dead in Iraq

William J. Furney | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
William J. Furney

Is it right to blame leaders -- directly -- for such loss of life? When there was no real reason for war in the first place, the only ethical answer can, of course, be yes. And herein lies one of the main paradoxes of Western powers and their actions.

Why Syria Must Not Be Allowed to Cross That Notorious 'Red Line'

Dorian de Wind | Posted 06.30.2013 | World
Dorian de Wind

If it is proven beyond the shadow of a doubt that the Syrian government is using chemical weapons on its people, the world -- and that includes the United States -- cannot and must not sit on its hands.

Jason Linkins

Caught On Tape, Candidates Get Shot In The Footage: The HuffPost List | Jason Linkins | Posted 10.07.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's campaign was thrown into sudden turmoil this week when a video of remarks he made at a Boca Raton donor bash became publicly available, ...

More Say they Like Bush than Obama Grates to No End

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

The CNN poll in October that found that almost as many people said they liked George W. Bush as President Obama seemed like it was either a case of so...

Crazy Talk Radio Fueling Another "Big Lie"

Fernando Espuelas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Fernando Espuelas

Depending on the radio program, we're either about to become a communist or fascist nation (okay, sometimes both), all because of the suspiciously foreign-looking guy in the White House.

John Boehner Is Holding Us Hostage

Rep. Jay Inslee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rep. Jay Inslee

John Boehner and the Tea Party wing of the Republican Party are threatening to stop tax relief for the middle class so that the wealthiest 2% of Americans can get their tax cut bonus.

Jason Linkins

Helen Thomas, In Vice Magazine Interview, Complains Press Corps 'Rolled Over And Played Dead' On Iraq War Reporting | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

By happenstance, the folks over at Vice Magazine had an interview with Helen Thomas in the can since March that they had been holding for a forthcomin...

Jason Linkins

Laura Bush Having Greater Success Than George Shopping Memoir | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Bush's plans to pen a memoir of his time in office may have been curtailed, but he's not going to be able to take comfort in the fact that a...

Godspeed, President Meal Ticket

August J. Pollak | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
August J. Pollak

A long-time friend of political humorists fades into the sunset. To see more of August J. Pollak's cartoon "Some Guy With a Website," check out ...

Bush Rejected Ashcroft's DOJ Picks In Favor Of Torture-Legalizing Loyalist

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Then-Attorney General John D. Ashcroft offered the White House a list of five candidates to lead the Justice Department Office of Legal Counsel in ear...