Guest post by Nicholas Scott
The Environmental Protection Agency proposed the first-ever national standards for mercury and other air pollutants this past Wednesday. The proposed standards are targeted specifically at coal fired power plants. It is believed that the new regulations would dramatically improve public health; they can prevent 17,000 premature deaths from […]
The Texas Progressive Alliance’s brackets are still in good shape as it brings you this week’s blog roundup.
WhosPlayin has been focused on City Council elections and the criminal records of two of the candidates, each of whom has assault convictions, and each of whom lied on their ballot application.
Off the Kuff […]
by Reverend Manny and the Twilight Empire
This past weekend saw a rally in Wisconsin bigger than any other in my generation. And now the Wisconsin Uprising against Corporate Greed and the Plunder of the Middle and Working Class has triggered spontaneous movements in Michigan, Ohio, Florida and in fact in each and […]
by Len Hart, The Existentialist Cowboy
Free speech is not free! It is paid for with responsibility! Rush Limbaugh, however, has made a career of “…yelling fire in a crowded theater” when, in fact, there is NO fire! Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.’s decision re: Eugene Debs means that Rush has routinely exceeded […]