It would be cruel to take too much pleasure in the rightblogger reactions to last Tuesday's events. Lest we forget, Democrats too have been known to lose faith in their fellow Americans when a big election doesn't go their way.
So let us, after a brief review of their wrathful ejaculations, focus o ... More >>
Picking up press credentials at the Charlotte Convention Center yesterday, it was clear from the mob of journalists swarming the scene -- organizers estimate 15,000 -- that the scripted spectacle playing out inside the Democratic National Convention will be exhaustively covered.
But there's plenty ... More >>
Charlotte police arrested ten undocumented activists after they shut down an intersection just blocks from the Democratic National Convention in a coordinated act of civil disobedience.
The activists, all passengers on the Undocubus as part of the No Papers No Fear campaign that we wrote about earl ... More >>
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Chris Johnson at the Washington Blade is reporting that the Democratic Party has approved a same-sex marriage equality platform plank for the upcoming Democratic National Convention.
Quoting outgoing, openly gay congressman Barney Frank, the Blade reports that a 15 member panel unanimously backed i ... More >>
Here at the Voice, like at any newspaper, we regularly receive letters from inmates at jails and prisons. But none in recent memory has been quite like the one we received today from an inmate in Virginia. We'll let the letter speak for itself, and, after the jump, we'll show you what we foun ... More >>
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March 25, 1971, Vol. XVI, No. 12
A holy war in Albany for the 'Right to Life'
By Robin Reisig
The New York State legislature is probably going to practice medicine again this spring. Abortion medicine.
Catholics opposed to killing "th ... More >>