The fight over Keystone is really about a generational shift in our energy paradigm and how we will survive the 21st century.
Did you catch the People's World-sponsored Google+ Hangout on Keystone XL? If not, watch the video!
"I cannot see an animals' expression - eyes, behavior, purring, etc. - and convince myself that it's anything other than a thinking, feeling, emotional individual."
In West Virginia, we have some of the shortest life spans, highest poverty rates, oldest median ages, worst educational investments, and most dangerous work environments in the country.
Though Marx and Engels may not have predicted the rise of an engaged population of people with disabilities, they did predict the push toward "improvement."
With the constant attacks on reproductive rights, it is easy to feel your blood boil every time another right-wing, anti-choice message comes your way.
In the United States misogyny - or the hatred of women - is alive and well. I strongly encourage you all to reach out and help all our mothers, sisters and daughters to make sure they are all safe and free.
My impression of such treatment centers was quite negative. Then I was a patient in one.
It is amazing how fast momentum can shift in politics. And it usually happens for reasons that could not have been predicted.
As a health care professional, taking care of people and helping them comes from my heart and soul. It is what I love to do and truly feel what I was called to do with my life.