A Police Chief in Arkansas has decided to re-write the Constitution because crime rates are up a bit in his town.
Articles by: The Progressive Cop
If this is what the bigots and conservatives want then bring it on I say!
Have we forgotten the waning years of the last GOP White House, when the economy was in free fall and the future looked so bleak?
It appears that just days after Chick-fil-A had agreed to stop funding bigoted groups, Dan Cathy on September 18th, tweeted a photo from a fund raiser for the anti-LBGT group Marriage and Family Foundation.
A Police Officers Two Cents – Bystanders Wounded By Police During the Empire State Building Shooting
I caution people to not rush to judgment, and to put ourselves in to the officers shoes
From cat killings to images of violence against our elected leaders *by* our elected leaders, the right wing seems intent on violence
In another twist of fanatical conservative strangeness, for at least the second time this year a cat has found itself the victim of anti-progressive violence.
Answering the Call – Democratic Congressional Candidate Ken Aden Answers To Allegations Of Misrepresenting His Military Record
On a hot Saturday evening in late June, I sat down with Arkansas’ 3rd Congressional District Democratic Candidate Ken Aden at his Russellville office to discuss recent controversies surrounding his campaign.
One Day After Electing Their 1st African-American President, The Southern Baptist Convention Declares ‘Same-Sex’ Marriage Not A Civil Rights Issue
I can almost hear Paula Abdul singing ‘two steps forward, one step back.’
How heartless must you be to arrest a six year old girl for a crime she couldn’t possibly culpable for?
Florida Voter Purge: An Attempt To Systemically Steal Another Florida Presidential Election Or A Bid For VP?
I’ve been trying to collect my thoughts on Florida’s “purging” of the voter rolls of “illegal” a.k.a. Democratic voters. This is the clearly the dirtiest of all politics.
What America needs in Congress is a dedicated, hard working, and compassionate ‘progressive cop.’
Is homosexuality a choice? Congressman James Lankford of Oklahoma seems to think so.
US Navy Veteran Suffers Humiliation At VA Hospital: His Representative, Congressman Steve Womack (R) Shows Little Concern
Meet Lynn Carter, a US Navy veteran from Fort Smith, Arkansas who has served his nation honorably.
Why Are Newt Gingrich And The Right So Reluctant To Acknowledge Race As An Issue In The Trayvon Martin Case?
Why is the right so afraid to acknowledge racism still exists in this country? While Gingrich is correct in saying it would have been none the less a tragedy had Trayvon been Hispanic, Asian, or White, both Gingrich and Rivera are missing the point.
On Thursday March 15, 2012, a Deputy Sheriff in Saint Louis, Missouri was sentenced in Federal Court to twenty-eight months in prison for buying heroin while armed and in uniform.
Real Progressive Values: Democratic Congressional Candidate Ken Aden To Run 253 Miles In Seven Days To Help Feed The Hungry
In tough economic times and in an era when nearly every political candidate is beholden to some corporation or other, we need a candidate who is a true trailblazer for the people. Enter Ken Aden, Democratic Candidate for Arkansas’ 3rd Congressional District seat in the US House.
Ken Aden: An Iraq Veteran Who Is Now Taking On A Republican Incumbent For Congress In A Traditionally Red District
Today I had the privilege of meeting the Democratic candidate for Arkansas’ 3rd Congressional District, Kenneth Aden. You may remember his name from the story on this site by Wendy Gittleson about his campaign manager’s cat being killed with the word “Liberal” scrawled across its body.
The State of Texas is getting into the business of maritime border security with the introduction of six, thirty-four foot Texas Highway Patrol gunboats outfitted with bulletproof hulls and machine guns.
New Jersey Senate Passes Same-Sex Marriage Bill: Equality In The Garden State Now In The Hands Of GOP Governor Chris Christie
It’s now in Republican New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s hands whether equality will become the law of the land in the Garden State. The New Jersey Senate has done the right thing and moved a step closer towards recognizing the equality and human rights of all of New Jersey’s citizens by voting to legalize same sex marriage.