I have news: Quite a significant number of Republican leaders are pretty dumb. No, seriously. I have data! Well, maybe anecdotes. Point is, they're dopes. And we are going to talk about that! Listen LIVE, right here at 9:00 AM ET! Or...Show More Summary
Here’s the narrative: mass killers are almost always white men. The Daily Kos recently published a piece with this headline: “How come we can’t tell the truth about the White
Christian group predicts the world will be 'annihilated' on Wednesday http://t.co/... #tcot #p2 pic.twitter.com/RXbwFjR9pr — Blue DuPage (@BlueDuPage) October 6, 2015 Well, it's Wednesday, and my biggest reason for hoping the world is not annihilated is that it's Joan McCarter day. You probably have some reason or another. Show More Summary
Well, I looked it up, and Carly Fiorina is still in the race. And that means there are plenty of people working on stories about how she's even more terrible than we previously knew. That sounds like it could be fun to look into! I hope...Show More Summary
So you don’t have to, I try to stay abreast of the latest silliness on Daily Kos, Salon, Balloon Juice and Mother Jones. But it’s all so dreary, droll, boring and awful. Seriously, the writers over these web sites at one time at least spoke honestly about their real intentions concerning guns. But they don’t […]
Here we are again, and I've got "a case of the Mondays." Yes, a whole 24 bottles of Monday. Good thing you're here to split it with me. Listen LIVE, right here at 9:00 AM ET! Or click this link to listen through your own media player. Kagro...Show More Summary
A prominent activist with the Black Lives Matter movement has been hired by the New York Daily News, a paper founded in 1919 with a circulation of 338,944, CNN Money reports. Shaun King, who currently writes for the Daily Kos and has 187,000 Twitter followers, will start at the Daily News on...
Ex-Texas National Youth Administration head and newly minted congressional candidate Lyndon Johnson • TX-10: Here's a major surprise: Emma Nicholson Buchanan, the widow of deceased Rep. James Buchanan, has announced that she will not run in the upcoming special election to succeed her husband. Show More Summary
Daily Kos columnist and #BlackLivesMatter activist Shaun King has been hired by the New York Daily News to be their new social justice writer.
Daily Kos: North Carolina Republicans have been actively moving the goalposts—they’ve been moving polling places around like a crazed monkey on crack. They have been cutting numbers of polling places in some counties, increasing numbers in other counties. There has … Continue reading ?
Daily Kos's own DocDawg, aka Bill Busa, isn't new to finding and breaking voter suppression news from his state of North Carolina here. Earlier this year, he broke the story of voter registration irregularities under the new regime of Republican Gov. Show More Summary
Once again, it's time to do a morning radio show in the shadow of a mass shooting. Then again, I'm sadly used to that. We'll talk about it. And other things. And reset the clock. Listen LIVE, right here at 9:00 AM ET! Or click this link...Show More Summary
Happy October! Shouldn't we be having an Oktoberfest or something? Spelling things with a "k" and such? Well, maybe we can dig up some stories that have been fermenting in a cave since last March. How about that? Hey, any story probably sounds good if you've got an oompah band behind you. Show More Summary
As always, we have a great Wednesday on tap. Why? Our special guest, of course! I'll give you a hint! Her name starts with a "J" and ends with "oan McCarter!" That might have been too easy. But it's early, and maybe you haven't had coffee yet. Or maybe that's me who hasn't. Show More Summary
Today's comic by Jen Sorensen is Kneejerkin' (health care edition): These Daily Kos community posts were the most shared on Facebook September 28: Black ex-cop files suit after he and his son were beaten by other cops, by Frank VyanShow More Summary
Every two weeks we check the pulse of the Daily Kos community, looking at who they prefer for the Democratic presidential nomination. And every week, we get the same, boring res— wait, what's that? Could it be.... movement? 9/15 9/1Show More Summary
Another weekday? How many of these things are there going to be? We'll catch up on the latest in the scramble to replace the Speaker of the House, the expanding car emissions cheating scandal, and the top headlines of the day. And just...Show More Summary
There's still time to catch the tail end of Hopping Mad with Will McLeod and Arliss Bunny on Netroots Radio this morning. They started at 8 AM ET, but if you're not already listening, tune in for their discussion of the canonizationShow More Summary
Vermont senator and presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has published a Daily Kos article calling for the end of private prisons. Sanders writes: "No one, in my view, should be allowed to profit from putting more people behind bars – whether they’re inmates in jail or immigrants held in detention centers. Show More Summary
Oh my God. It's not Saturday? What a week this has been. And nothing even happened! OK, well, at least there's never any shortage of good stories. Plus, Greg Dworkin will be back. Maybe that's what it will take to get back to normal. Hey,...Show More Summary