While Gingrich won, the concerns of the American people were the biggest losers.
A radicalization process is at work here and it is growing in intensity and breadth.
This morning in Lawrence, Massachusetts, the local high school Girl's Ensemble was scheduled to sing "The Internationale" at City Hall.
The U.S. postal service like our national parks is a national treasure.
Genuine power of the people comes from using our freedom, as in freedom of speech and the vote.
President Barack Obama sent a clear and welcome message this week when he made the recess appointments.
Last year, a year that began so brilliantly - for our top one percent - ended in angst.
As the GOP lawmakers fled home for the holidays, the nightmares they have been causing for Americans turned into rock hard reality.
2011 will be remembered as the year workers occupied capitals to defend union rights and the jobs of millions of public workers.
Financial industry insiders are grousing about a big downturn in annual bonuses. They should be thanking about the rest of us.