Fort Hood Victims’ Families Meet For 1st Time 1 Year Later To Mourn

FORT HOOD, Texas — Parents, spouses and children reverently approached the 6-foot-tall granite memorial Friday, some kneeling and wiping away tears as they gently touched a name etched on the stone – each belonging to one of the 13 people killed in the Fort Hood shooting rampage a year ago. Many families of the 12 […]

Chris Weigant: Friday Talking Points [145] — A Democratic Epitaph

An interesting article caught my eye last week, but what with all the election hoopla, I haven’t had a chance to write about it before now. But even if it went mostly unnoticed by the public at large, it was an important and downright scathing indictment of the Democrats’ complete inability to get their message […]

HuffPost TV: Sam Stein: Narrative Stacked Against Lame-Duck Democrats (VIDEO)

HuffPost reporter Sam Stein appeared on MSNBC’s “The Ed Show” Friday night to discuss Tuesday’s midterm elections and the coming lame-duck session of Congress. “They do have the reins of power until January,” Stein told guest host Cenk Uygur. “But obvious questions about what can be done in the session — primarily because the narrative […]

Youth Radio — Youth Media International: Downtown Oakland Before and After Mehserle Sentence (Photos)

Originally published on, the premier source for youth generated news throughout the globe. By: Nick Bellizzi and Denise Tejada Scenes from downtown streets moments before and after former BART transit cop Johannes Mehserle was sentenced. Youth Radio/Youth Media International (YMI) is youth-driven converged media production company that delivers the best youth news, culture and […]