Politics

Another Day in America

by: Michael Shields When will enough be enough, or are routine casualties an acceptable cost of ensuring our right to arms? We are to blame….

Two Flags Over America

by: Stephen R. Sumner A guest contributor contends, before there were stars and stripes and images of coiled snakes in the grass, there were people……

You Down With TPP?

by: Christopher Rockwell A deal, being crafted in secret and potentially fast-tracked through Congress, may have lasting implications on our safety, our privacy, and on…

First Impressions: The 114th Congress

by: Michael Shields The newly-elected, Republican dominated Congress wasted little time in making their presence felt….. On January 6th of this blossoming new year, the…

It’s Not You, It’s Them

by: Michael Shields NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio has nothing to apologize about. The NYPD on the other hand…… This past week I read a…

Declassified Skeletons

by: Douglas Grant Coming to grips with the CIA’s Torture Report…. On Tuesday the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence under Chairman Dianne Feinstein released a…

While You Were Watching Football

by: Christopher Rockwell Sunday, hundreds of thousands converged upon New York City for The People’s Climate March, taking a global stance on climate-change to the…

Icelandic Reflections

by: Jeremy Rist A guest contributor weighs in on Ferguson and the War on Drugs from afar…. Recently, I relocated from my comfy, conveniently located,…