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Obama Newtown Vigil

The Price of Our Freedom

George Lakoff | Posted 02.16.2013 | Politics
George Lakoff

Conservatives have argued that guns = freedom, and that there should be no limit on such freedom. The president trumped their argument: The price of not protecting the nations' children is too high. Permitting the mass murder of our children is not freedom.

A Still, Small Voice

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 02.16.2013 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

The nation has come together, as it always does, during a moment of tragedy. But every day thousands of tragedies go unseen. Would we be as divided as we are if those tragedies were as immediate and visible as the deaths in Newtown?

Obama Addresses Newtown In Wake Of Tragedy (FULL TEXT)

Posted 12.19.2012 | Politics

President Obama spoke at a prayer vigil in Newton, Connecticut on Sunday in honor of the victims of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School. B...