Joe Guzzardi Feature

On Earth Day 2017, Limiting Population Growth Key to a Healthy Future

Apr 22, 2017 at 6:40 am 21

As a Californians for Population Stabilization Senior Writing Fellow, each Earth Day and on many other days during the year I address the key words that my organization strives for – population stabilization. Environmentalists


Paris attack overshadows election

Apr 22, 2017 at 6:35 am 6

The 39-year-old French national who shot and killed a police officer in Paris just days before the nation’s presidential vote was armed to the teeth, had a long criminal record and spent more than


UC Davis Student Senate Makes Old Glory Optional

Apr 21, 2017 at 11:55 am 14

The UC Davis student senate has made it optional to display the American flag at its meetings, stirring up controversy on campus and conservative blogs. Senate Bill 76 passed last week, said Michael Gofman,

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Bannon on Megyn Kelly: She’s the devil and she will turn on you

Apr 21, 2017 at 11:50 am 13

Steve Bannon is revealing just how little he cares for Megyn Kelly by going on the record in a new interview to detail how he warned Roger Ailes about his then star anchor. The


Court: Confessed Fresno Killer Shouts, ‘Let black people go in reparations.’

Apr 21, 2017 at 11:47 am 13

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The suspect in this week’s racially motivated shooting rampage in Fresno entered a courtroom early Friday shouting that natural disasters striking America will increase. Kori Ali Muhammad, 39, then shouted


‘Queer Communism’ Finds its Voice

Apr 21, 2017 at 11:46 am 6

Since MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow is still preoccupied with the supposed influence of Russia on President Donald Trump and the American political process, we suggest that the publication of a new book called Communism for

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Emanuel’s municipal ID plan for illegal aliens approved despite opposition

Apr 21, 2017 at 11:40 am 11

Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s plan to create a municipal identification card for people living here illegally and others sailed through the City Council on Wednesday, but not before a handful of aldermen voiced displeasure with


Hurting the most vulnerable with minimum-wage hikes

Apr 21, 2017 at 11:35 am 2

A new study confirming that government minimum-wage diktats hurt the low-income workers they’re supposed to help is especially noteworthy because it comes from a local-level government that’s nevertheless forging ahead with a higher minimum


Hypocrisy in the Anti-O’Reilly Army

Apr 21, 2017 at 6:55 am 78

Fox News took Bill O’Reilly off the air after a heavy campaign to fire him led by CNN’s media unit and The New York Times. If all the charges of sexual harassment are true,

Marine Le Pen

ISIS attack could spur France’s Marine Le Pen

Apr 21, 2017 at 6:52 am 11

The latest deadly ISIS attack in Paris on the famed Champs-Elysees — the heart of the city’s shopping district — may be the tipping point mobilizing voters to pull the lever for Marine Le

International Workers' Day, also known as Labour Day in some countries, is a celebration of labourers and the working classes that is promoted by the international labour movement, socialists, communists or anarchists and occurs every year on May Day (1 May), an ancient European spring festival. - Wikipedia

Facebook Gives Staff Green Light to Protest Trump on International Worker’s Day

Apr 21, 2017 at 6:50 am 14

Facebook Inc. said it won’t punish employees who take time off to join pro-immigrant protests on May 1. And, in a nod to security staff, janitors, shuttle-bus drivers and others who work for Facebook

Ted Nugent, Kid Rock and Sarah Palin with President Trump

Sarah Palin visits White House with Trump-backing rockers

Apr 21, 2017 at 6:49 am 2

WASHINGTON — Sarah Palin and other celebrities visited President Donald Trump at the White House on Wednesday night, according to a Facebook post and photos she shared Thursday. “A great night at the White

Pat Buchanan feature

Is Democracy in a Death Spiral?

Apr 21, 2017 at 6:47 am 10

“You all start with the premise that democracy is some good. I don’t think it’s worth a damn. Churchill is right. The only thing to be said for democracy is that there is nothing

Star Parker

A Berkeley Professor Who Understands His Job

Apr 21, 2017 at 6:45 am 3

Reading through a recent issue of Forbes Magazine, I came across a wonderful quote from inventor R. Buckminster Fuller. He observed: “You cannot change things by fighting existing reality: To change things you must


Has America Raised a Generation of Snowflakes and Bums?

Apr 20, 2017 at 11:55 am 28

(UPI) — A U.S. Census Bureau report shows young adults are struggling to get a foothold into adulthood, as 1 in 3 young people live with their parents — 2.2 million of whom do