Category: Commentary

No, We’re NOT All Like That

With a doff of the chapeau to Kleinheider, we bring you an excerpt from Jay Voorhees’ apology to Nashville-area Muslims: I wish I could explain the hatred of those who chose to express their fear through spray paint this week,…

Born With Down’s Syndrome

Seven months ago, my sister and brother-in-law welcomed a nephew into the world. He’s precious, born early, always smiling and named after his uncle, who’s so proud of him he beams when his name is mentioned. He was born with…

Why Did Air America Fail?

Former Air America CEO Danny Goldberg talks about why Air America did not survive and the difference between progressive talk and its funders and right-wing talk and its funders. I think the New York Times got it exactly wrong on…