Barbara Lee

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2014

    Staying Sober at Festivals

    As the 100s of empty liquor bottles left on the pedestrian bridge over to Randall's Island and Governors Ball can attest, people don't only like to load up on music at a festival. Like like to get loaded too. That said, as with every festival, there were outliers, people who preferred to spend their ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2012

    Congressman Charlie Rangel's No H8-er

    Manhattan Congressman Charlie Rangel may be (but definitely is) a tax cheat. But he's no hater.The congressman yesterday announced that he's joining 25 other members of Congress in their support for the NoH8 campaign, a "global art protest project" in opposition to California's Proposition 8, which ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2012

    Medical Marijuana: Arizona To Hold Prescription Pot Lottery

    It's been a busy couple of days in America's weed world. For starters, Arizona will hold a lottery tomorrow to pick medical marijuana dispensaries, according to The Associated Press.

  • People

    October 25, 2005

    Sex Miseducation

    Advocates dismayed by more abstinence funding

  • People

    February 22, 2005

    Her Crowning Glory

    Urban shaman Donna Henes makes royal mischief

  • News

    December 23, 2003

    The 2004 Black Agenda

    Will Candidates Deliver for the African American Vote?

  • News

    November 11, 2003

    Ready, Aim, Fired!

    Rumsfeld Steps Onto the Demos' Target Range

  • News

    October 29, 2002

    Which Third Way?

    Greens and the Working Families Party Try to Make Progressive Votes Count

  • News

    October 1, 2002

    Patience, George

    Dems Trying to Stall Bush's War Machine

  • News

    December 25, 2001

    Bob Kuttner’s ‘Prospect’

    How Not to Run a Liberal Magazine

  • News

    November 13, 2001

    Terrorizing the Bill of Rights

    'Why Should We Care? It's Only the Constitution'

  • News

    September 25, 2001

    Peace = Patriotism

    A User’s Guide to Antiwar Activism

  • News

    June 26, 2001

    Mr. Hot Potato

    California Lawmakers Keep Condit at Arm’s Length

  • News

    February 1, 2000

    The New Marshall Plan

    Rallying congress to fight AIDs in Africa

  • News

    March 30, 1999