Rep. Barney Frank (D. MA) announced today that he will not seek re-election in 2012.
Scott Olson, the Iraq veteran who was seriously injured by police at Occupy Oakland, has given his first interview since the incident.
December is AIDS Awareness Month. At Salon, Irin Carmon explains why Mississippi is the worst place in America for HIV+ people.
Meet Emma Sullivan, the new patron saint of snarky, outspoken teenage girls.