>How the rise in anti-government sentiment led to the Arizona shooting

>As Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords wakes from the nightmare she suffered yesterday morning, she and the rest of the country are coming to grips with how a lone gunman’s actions have shaken the core of our democracy. Jared Lee Loughner, 22, and his allege shooting of Rep. Giffords and killing of six others, including a […]

>I guess the Hippocratic Oath means nothing to this doctor

> Courtesy Deidre Lewis/Orlando Sentinel This is what patients visiting Florida urologist Jack Cassell will see when they visit his office. According to the Orlando Sentinel, Cassell, a registered Republican, is ordering patients who voted for Obama to seek care elsewhere. “Changes to your healthcare being right now. Not in four years” reads the sign. […]

>RNC rejects a joint “civility” statement with DNC

> Seems like Michael Steele and the gang feel no responsibility for bringing civil discourse back into the political sphere.  Various members of the DNC — including Chairman Tim Kaine, Executive Director Jen O’Malley Dillon and Communications Director Brad Woodhouse — contacted their respective RNC counterparts this week in hopes of getting RNC Chairman Michael Steele to […]

>Should we really be surprised at the threats?

>I’m not. And neither should you. These threats being made against Democratic lawmakers have been a long time coming. This type of hate and bitterness displayed by those on the right have been brewing ever since a so-called Muslim, Kenyan socialist became the 44th president of the United States. http://i.cdn.turner.com/cnn/.element/apps/cvp/3.0/swf/cnn_416x234_embed.swf?context=embed&videoId=politics/2010/03/25/am.keilar.dems.threatened.cnn We can recall the racist […]