July 11-13: At Netroots Nation

The Hidden History of Guns and the 2nd Amendment Book Tour Is Coming...

  • Thursday, June 6: NEW YORK, NY 7:30pm

Location: The Strand (2nd floor), 828 Broadway, NYC

  • Monday, June 10: WASHINGTON, DC 6:30pm

Location: Busboys and Poets, 450 K St NW, Washington, DC

  • Wednesday, June 12: PORTLAND, OR 7:30pm

Location: Powell’s, 1005 W Burnside St., Portland

  • Sunday, June 23: SEATTLE, WA 7:30pm

Location: Town Hall, 1119 8th Ave, Seattle (West Entrance) w/Elliott Bay Book Company

  • Tuesday, June 25: SAN FRANCISCO, CA 7:00pm

Location: First Church, 2345 Channing Way, Berkeley w/The Booksmith

  • Friday, June 28: CHICAGO, IL 7:00pm

Location: Frugal Muse, 7511 Lemont Rd. #146 (Chestnut Court Shopping Center), Darien

  • Saturday, June 29: MINNEAPOLIS, MN 7:00pm

Location: Common Good Books, 38 S. Snelling Ave, St. Paul

  • Friday, July 12: Philadelphia, PA 4:15pm - At Netroots Nation
Location: PA Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA

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November 2015

Wasserman-Schultz Is The GOP's Best Weapon, Especially Concerning Abortion

I'll admit it, Debbie Wasserman-Schultz might've been hit with a "gotcha" question, but it's one I'd like to think any mother, regardless of her party, her position in that party and her ideology .. all of that rolled into one ball, could've handled with far more class and less glass than she demostrated recently. When asked if she believed children in utero were human ...

Syria Rebels Using Caged Captives as "Human Shields"

Source: AFP, November 1, 2015

BEIRUIT (AFP) -- A major Syrian rebel group is using dozens of captives in metal cages as "human shields" in the largest opposition stronghold on the outskirts of Damascus, a monitor said Sunday.

Jaish al-Islam, regarded as the most powerful rebel group near the capital, has put regime soldiers and Alawite civilians it was holding in metal cages, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights told AFP.


In politics the term I hear a lot is 'playing to the base', part of playing to the base for the right wing, are those so called 'dog whistle' comments the right wing are so famous for. Some of the best dog whistle comments, 'she was well spoken for a black woman', thug culture, even the term gun 'control', 'entitlement', 'anchor babies', it goes on forever.

Hillary: Walker’s foolish new stadium is reminiscent of the Democratic Party’s Keystone XL Pipeline.

Remember the picture of a beaming Barac O’blah blah next to a stack of gi-normous metal pipes that would carry highly volatile and extremely dirty Canadian tar sand oil across the US via the Keystone XL Pipeline? Remember how the Keystone project gained ground – despite some very dubious and completely false assertions - when it dealt with then Secretary of State Hillary Goddam Clinton? Well, it turns out Alcoa has a history of corrupt dealings$$$ with the Democratic party that has its genesis none other than with Hillary’s Clinton Foundation.

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How Do We Take Back the Military From the Billionaire Owned Military Industrial Complex?

Thom plus logo Democrats (Bernie & Lee) in the senate proposed legislation saying what the Constitution already says: that Trump can't go to war with Iran without congressional authorization. Every Republican on the committee, except Rand Paul, voted against it.