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Obama Administration Floats Gun Safety Trial Balloon

Former NRA President Marion Hammer, promising a fight from NRA on any attempt to regulate guns, January 2, 2012, Since the Sandy Hook shooting rocked us to our core, there have been at least an addition 489 gun deaths (at the time of this

More Than 70 Arrested At White House Tar Sands Protest

This is a very big deal. We have so many other things happening at once, but anything that accelerates the degradation of our environment is a priority: Saturday kicked off two weeks of sit-ins in Washington, D.C. for thousands of activists

Sunday Morning Bobblehead Thread

Cold Cold Heart - Norah Jones I had the distinct displeasure of listening to the ultra-conservative radio station here in San Francisco (amazingly, we have three conservative stations here to the one remnant of the late Air America) this

White House Task Force Is Probing Foreclosure Fraud

The problem's gotten too big to ignore, and the White House is wise to finally jump out in front of this growing scandal: Federal law enforcement officials are investigating possible criminal violations in connection with the national