You want to know what I think makes a Strong Woman? They are women who refuse to be limited and force the rest of us to accept them in their humanity. They refuse to be limited by stereotypes and they lift us all with their strength.
|By: Kevin Gosztola Monday February 24, 2014 7:02 am|
On Saturday,Jane and I went to the federal correctional institution in Loretto, Pennsylvania, to visit former CIA officer and whistleblower John Kiriakou.
|By: dakine01 Sunday October 6, 2013 8:40 am|
October is a busy month. Schools have settled into the day-to-day routines. The sports world is busy with the MLB Play-offs; NFL, college, and high school football seasons are in the mix; the NHL has started its season; and NBA basketball training camps have started. College basketball has started having “midnight madness.” The news and weather shows are providing fall foliage reports.
October is also the “awareness” month for two causes that I support very strongly – Breast Cancer Awareness and Domestic Violence Awareness. I
|By: Jane Hamsher Thursday August 22, 2013 2:25 pm|
I was on MSNBC yesterday with Tamron Hall discussing the sentencing of Bradley Manning (prior to the announcement that henceforth she would like to be called Chelsea).
|By: Kevin Gosztola Monday July 30, 2012 7:10 pm|
The final edition of RT’s “The Alyona Show” hosted by Alyona Minkovski aired today. Alyona is going to Los Angeles to join HuffPost Live, a video network set to launch August 13. As the show picks up and heads cross-country, I would like to take a moment to share a few memories about a program that I will never forget..
Jane Hamsher and Glenn Greenwald appeared on the final show.
|By: Oxdown Diaries Wednesday July 25, 2012 3:37 pm|
I hope you have your party hat on, Jane, ’cause we’re all ready to blow our party horns.
|By: dakine01 Sunday March 11, 2012 7:00 pm|
Wow! It has been nearly three weeks since the last Occupy the Blog! diary. While we have reached the doldrums of the winter, the Occupations around the country are still performing their activities, big and small, and making an impact on the world.
Please DONATE to the Occupy Supply fund if you can. It is donations from people like you that allows Occupy Supply to help the Occupations survive the cold.
|By: dakine01 Wednesday February 29, 2012 10:00 am|
When the Membership program first began, I made phone calls to welcome folks to their new Firedoglake Membership. Many were individuals whose nom de blogs I had seen in the comments, and many more were folks who had never commented at all but had lurked and enjoyed the original reporting and snark and activism of Firedoglake. Their support — and yours — is what keeps FDL and its team going.
|By: Ryan Cook Monday February 27, 2012 6:15 pm|
I have had the pleasure this week to work with Jane Hamsher and Lt. Dan Choi, DADT activist and superstar occupier! I have been booking travel and organizing events for Dan at 5 different occupations across the country, from Delaware to Fairbanks, AK.