Reminder: who you vote for in November… →
underthemountainbunker: …could be the person who replaces three justices approaching retirement.
ATTN: NYPD IS CURRENTLY PRE-ARRESTING CRITICAL...
oldenough2burmom: If this is true, it’s beyond disturbing. workandentropy: BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR A RELEASE WITH MORE INFO BY GAWKER’S ADRIAN CHEN WITHIN THE NEXT FEW HOURS. I’ve tagged people who, if interested in doing so, will be able to circulate that info quickly when it becomes available.
Prop A Takes Hit From State Labor Bill | NBC San... →
San Diegos Prop A ballot measure to ban union-friendly contracts on city building projects took a ‘hit’ in Sacramento. Governor Jerry Brown signed a law that would take away state construction funds if the measure passes. Source: Latest Videos, News Video, and Video Clips | NBC San Diego
The Truth About Climate Change in Antarctica →
teleological: We already know that deep ocean heat is rapidly melting Antarctic ice. But I’ve got even worse news for you: Antarctica is currently melting from below. Previously unnoticed, this melting might already have triggered a period of unstable glacier retreat. A new study using NASA satellite data finds the West Antarctic ice sheet is “being eaten away from below by warm water” as the...
Rising tide: Norfolk, Va., struggles on the front... →
science-science: Watch Rising tide on PBS. See more from Need To Know. Related Story: Tides of March: If you’re not worried about rising sea levels, you should be
Why is the Discovery Channel ignoring climate... →
Ew! Eyeless shrimp and deformed fish now routinely... →
If Romney’s Finances Were Vetted Would His... →
Once Again, Christians Mistake Removing a Special... →
The Media Ignores Facts to Parrot Republican... →
Paul Krugman Obliterates the Myth that Low... →
UC Davis Students and Faculty Face Prison Time for... →
2 woes pose deep danger to US - The Decatur Daily... →
The dramatic and increasing polarization of U.S. wealth, combined with increasing corporate control over our political system, cannot end well.
Top 10 U.S. cities with the worst air pollution |... →
What President Barack Obama is up against in 2012 →
‘If you want to appreciate what Barack Obama is up against in 2012, forget about the front man who is his nominal opponent and look instead at the Republican billionaires buying the ammunition for the battles ahead. A representative example is Harold Simmons, an 80-year-old Texan who dumped some $15 million into the campaign before primary season had ended. Reminiscing about 2008, when...
mindbabies: paxamericana: Obama appearing on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon “cheapens the office of the presidency?” … ZING.
ALEC Says It Plans To Craft Legislation To Take... →
ALEC has already attempted to write legislation preventing targets for renewable energy on the federal level. As nothing substantive has happened nationally, it seems ALEC is now preparing to take its corporate-influenced legislation to the 29 states that actually have targets in place. Along with promoting legislation to kill climate policies and renewable energy targets, ALEC also provided...
Daily Kos: Please Share the Image That Made Walker... →
Maddow unveils ALEC’s replacement: The National... →
timekiller-s: existentialistmumbojumbo: On her show Monday night, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow explained that the National Center for Public Policy was expected to take over the role of the embattled American Legislative Exchange Council. Liberal and progressive groups have waged a successful campaign against ALEC, which drafts corporation-friendly “model” legislation for state lawmakers. The...
Why would we go to war on women? They don’t have any oil.– Stephen Colbert (@AntDeRosa, @daweiner)
AFP: US nun group rejects Vatican condemnation →
Governor Rick Scott Vetoes Funds For Rape Crisis... →
The Continued GOP War on Women
Seriously Media? CNN and NBC Whine about Obama’s... →
justinspoliticalcorner: (via Olbermann on ABC’s This Week: ‘Almost deliberate’ gas price hikes are to hurt Obama | The Raw Story) Liberal commentator Keith Olbermann on Sunday suggested that the price of gas had been artificially manipulated since President Barack Obama took office to hurt his chances at re-election. In an appearance on ABC, Olbermann noted he had become suspicious after gas...
Mars Inc. Says Adios to ALEC | Mother Jones →
ALEC, a Tax-Exempt Group, Mixes Legislators and... →
sarahlee310: Despite its generally low profile, ALEC has drawn scrutiny recently for promoting gun rights policies like the Stand Your Ground law at the center of the Trayvon Martin shooting case in Florida, as well as bills to weaken labor unions and tighten voter identification rules. Amid the controversies, several companies, including Coca-Cola, Intuit and Kraft Foods, have left the...
ALEC to Right-Wing Bloggers: We Need Your Help! |... →