July 20

'Justice For Trayvon' National Day Of Action

In over one hundred cities across the United States, “Justice for Trayvon” vigils are being planned for on Saturday, July 20 to press the federal government to investigate civil rights charges against George Zimmerman. Vigils and rallies will be held in front of federal buildings calling on the Justice Department to investigate the civil rights violations made against Trayvon Martin.

Tea Party Group To Host GOP Debate On Twitter

Whose idea was it to hold a GOP Candidate "Tea Party Twitter Debate" with questions from you, the Tweeters? They sure have a lot of Chootzpah. A number of journalists are going to have a hard time following Rick Perry's answers, since he's

The Moon Landing - July 20, 1969

(There goes the neighborhood) (John Amato: I thought it would be fun to hear actual news reports of the Moon Walk from 1969. Gordon's collection of

Fidel Castro Announces Retirement

BBC: Cuba's ailing leader Fidel Castro has announced he will not return to the presidency, in a letter published by official Communist Party paper,

Billmon On Ricks

Tom Ricks was on MTP Sunday to promote his new book, "Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq," which explains in detail all the blu