Democratic Underground - markpkessinger's Journal markpkessinger's Journal http://www.democraticunderground.com http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Sat, 31 Jan 2015 05:10:38 Sat, 31 Jan 2015 05:10:38 Thos. Frank: How liberal apologists torpedoed change, helped make the Democrats safe for Wall Street http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=6159007 Fri, 30 Jan 2015 21:43:19 Must-see film: Ross Caputi, "Fear Not the Path of Truth: a veteran's journey after Fallujah" http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=6148639 Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:44:45 Documentary: "Fear Not the Path of Truth: a veteran's journey after Fallujah" http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1017&pid=240887 Tue, 27 Jan 2015 17:05:26 That Time Badass Feminist Queen Elizabeth II Gave Saudi Arabia's King a Lesson in Power http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=6133567 Sat, 24 Jan 2015 23:14:51 The Contradictory State of the (Dis)union http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=6123310 Thu, 22 Jan 2015 17:26:15 No, the police do NOT actually protect us from criminals http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=6104738 Mon, 19 Jan 2015 00:52:08 About that "context" (re: Charlie Hebdo) http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=6096441 Fri, 16 Jan 2015 23:27:56 So I finally got around to looking at the offending Charlie Hebdo cartoons . . . http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=6096176 Fri, 16 Jan 2015 21:42:19 The Glaring Hypocrisy of France Posing as a Beacon for Free Speech http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=6083343 Wed, 14 Jan 2015 03:11:22 A comment I just posted to a NY Times article about de Blasio's "missteps" http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=6075587 Mon, 12 Jan 2015 11:15:50 Nearly 2,000 people were killed in a terrorist attack in Nigeria this week . . . http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=6069870 Sat, 10 Jan 2015 21:15:40 NYT Op-Ed: "Why We’re So Mad at de Blasio" http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=6059182 Thu, 08 Jan 2015 18:05:29 My holiday reading: Balko, The Rise of the Warrior Cop http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=6026671 Wed, 31 Dec 2014 17:19:24 A friend's perfectly brilliant discussion of the "problem" of Black-on-Black crime http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=6015562 Sun, 28 Dec 2014 22:32:39 A first-rate -- and much needed -- NY Times Editorial: Mr. de Blasio’s Call for Harmony http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5998149 Tue, 23 Dec 2014 19:29:18 NY Times: Killer had a history of mental illness http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5991115 Mon, 22 Dec 2014 02:30:26 And a second Times comment, to a different article on the same subject (cop killings) http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5990848 Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:24:48 A comment I posted to the NY Times reportage of the two murdered officers http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5989114 Sun, 21 Dec 2014 16:07:58 The implications of the WAPO Poll on Torture http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5980034 Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:02:01 Cuomo to Ban Fracking in New York State, Citing Health Risks http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5972413 Wed, 17 Dec 2014 13:33:34 Mike Lukovich: America's History Makeover http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5958792 Sun, 14 Dec 2014 09:42:44 All of these conservatives making excuses for, even cheerleading, torture -- . . . http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5958006 Sun, 14 Dec 2014 01:05:40 Doctors: Rectal Rehydration Is Not A Medical Procedure (but we mustn't be sanctimonious, right?) http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5955451 Sat, 13 Dec 2014 13:05:12 Michael Hayden Defends 'Rectal Rehydration' as a 'medical procedure' http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5954920 Sat, 13 Dec 2014 10:58:40 From Washingtoon's charge to the Northern Expeditionary Force, Sept. 14, 1775 http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5954842 Sat, 13 Dec 2014 10:34:41