Executive Committee Meeting
Fairfield County Democratic Executive Committee meeting February 18th at 7 pm at Fairfield County Democratic Headquarters : : MORE
Early Voting Begins
Early Voting begins - Please visit board of Elections website to get the early voting times http://www.fairfieldelections.com/
Executive Committee Meeting
Fairfield County Democratic Executive Committee meeting February 18th at 7 pm at Fairfield County Democratic Headquarters
ODP Legacy Dinner
The Ohio Democratic Party will hold its annual Legacy Dinner at the Columbus Convention Center, Battelle Grand Ballroom, on Sunday, March 13.
Primary Election - Get out and Vote
Central Committee Reorganizational Meeting
Central and Executive Committee Re-org Meeting. 7PM at Liberty Center
Fundraiser with Ted Strickland
Save the date! Fundraiser with former Governor and candidate for US Senate Ted Strickland.
Open thread for night owls. D.C. Johnson: The Trans-Pacific Partnership threatens our liberty
At Common Dreams, David Cay Johnson, author of The Fine Print: How Big Companies Use "Plain English" to Rob You Blind, writes—The Trans-Pacific Partnership Threatens Our Liberty: I have been a longtime critic of the agreement, especially since WikiLeaksobtained a draft of its intellectual...
This week in Cop Criminality: 'Face the music' and 'Hide and seek'
Arraignments have been set for a former Oklahoma police officer accused of sexually assaulting three women during traffic stops, and for the Texas trooper who arrested Sandra Bland last July, days before she allegedly committed suicide in her jail cell. Former Oklahoma Highway Patrol...
New York Times gives Republican candidates a tongue bath on their 'softer tone' with women
If you have a weak stomach, stop reading right now, because this article from The New York Times will make you sick. The Republican presidential race has seemed at times like a contest of schoolyard insults and chest-thumping machismo … a kind of primal struggle among men, each seeking...
Strong quake hits Taiwan; 221 people pulled out from rubble
A 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck southern Taiwan early Saturday, toppling at least one high-rise residential building and trapping people inside. Firefighters rushed to pull out survivors.
Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, 6th man on moon, dies in Florida
MIAMI (AP) — Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell, who became the sixth man on the moon when he and Alan Shepard helped NASA recover from Apollo 13's "successful failure" and later devoted his life to exploring physics, the mind, and unexplained phenomena such as psychics and...
Progressive candidates make progress on defining progressivism
Bacon as a Cloud
Happy weekend! Snow, again, here in New York on Friday, giving the city that magical early-morning quiet stillness, broken only by the sound of cranes collapsing. The good news is that the terrorists are getting dumber. Meanwhile, here’s what happened at Slate this week:
He Watched Every Super Bowl
Listen to Episode 429 of Slate’s The Gist:
Op-Ed Contributors: T-Shirt Weather in the Arctic
Op-Ed Contributor: Autocorrect and the Tao of Texting
On the Ground: My Take on Tonight’s Democratic Presidential Debate
Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders during the last Democratic debate before New Hampshire’s primary.
Tech: Wood Shop Enters the Age of High-Tech
The maker space at the Rutgers Livingston campus offers a clubhouse ambience and high-tech tools.
Taiwan Mobilizes Army to Search Rubble After Earthquake
Rescue workers at damaged buildings in Tainan, Taiwan, on Saturday. The epicenter of the 6.4-magnitude earthquake was about 30 miles southeast of Tainan.