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Keystone Uncensored - A labor leader calls the Administration ...
Keystone Uncensored - A labor leader calls the Administration 'gutless,' 'dirty' and more.
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4 hrs ago
Obama's Last Shot - The president came into office promising ...
Obama's Last Shot - The president came into office promising to make fighting climate change a priority.
8 hrs ago
Thomas Piketty Is Right
Thomas Piketty Is Right - Everything you need to know about 'Capital in the Twenty-First Century' - Capital in the Twenty-First Century by Thomas Piketty, translated by Arthur Goldhammer - Income inequality in the United States and elsewhere has been worsening since the 1970s.
13 hrs ago
Four Great Myths of the McCarthy Era
Four Great Myths of the McCarthy Era - Sixty years ago today, the ABC and DuMont television networks began their live broadcasts of the Army-McCarthy hearings, a two-month Senate soap opera that marked the final stage of the Wisconsin Republican Joseph McCarthy's period of power.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Syria's chemical weapons wild card: chlorine gas
Syria's chemical weapons wild card: chlorine gas - - Chlorine gas attacks in Syria this month, if proven, expose a major loophole in an international deal to remove chemical weapons from the war-torn country and suggest chemical warfare could persist after the removal operation has finished.
Americans Continue to Enjoy Saving More Than Spending
U.S. is a world leader in class conflict over government spending - - The United States does less to redistribute income than virtually any other economically "advanced" democracy.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Dunst receives fury for feminine comments in Bazaar
Dunst receives fury for feminine comments in Bazaar - I'm POOPED. - I work long hours, routinely order in pizza, nag the husband, and crash in front of the TV.
Running Out of Time - Next year, in December, delegates ...
Running Out of Time - Next year, in December, delegates from more than 190 nations will gather in Paris to take another shot at completing a new global treaty on climate change.
Ukraine threatens to undermine Obama's delayed Asia 'pivot'
Ukraine threatens to undermine Obama's delayed Asia 'pivot' - President Obama is traveling to Asia this week under the cloud of the Ukraine crisis, which threatens to put Asian allies on edge about U.S. security commitments and create yet another distraction from the administration's much-delayed "pivot" to the region.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
A new way for the KKK? - Roots of the Ku Klux Klan
A new way for the KKK? - Roots of the Ku Klux Klan - - Pointy hats, white robes, crosses burning, bodies hanging from trees.
These 15 charts show our health care prices are totally insane
These 15 charts show our health care prices are totally insane - A leukemia drug here is nearly twice as expensive as anywhere else - The US pays four times as much as New Zealand for the exact same multiple sclerosis drug - For the price of one American bypass surgery, you could buy two new cars.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Why Are Feminists So Insecure? 6 Reflections On The Confidence Gap
Why Are Feminists So Insecure? 6 Reflections On The Confidence Gap - Another day, another feminist grievance in a major media outlet.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
The War On Standards Comes to College Debate
The War On Standards Comes to College Debate - Paul has been writing about the war on standards in various aspects of our society, generally as a means of advancing the interests of minorities .
Salvation Gets Cheap
Salvation Gets Cheap - The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, which pools the efforts of scientists around the globe, has begun releasing draft chapters from its latest assessment, and, for the most part, the reading is as grim as you might expect.
Pentagon Moves to Block Russian Spy Plane in American Skies
Pentagon Moves to Block Russian Spy Plane in American Skies - Russian surveillance planes already fly over America, thanks to a long-standing treaty.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Your 2016 Republican Field, by the Odds
Your 2016 Republican Field, by the Odds - If you want to wager on who the 2016 Republican nominee will be and have only one choice, the best bet may be former Florida Governor Jeb Bush.
Commission Reviews Spousal Health Coverage Dilemma
Commission Reviews Spousal Health Coverage Dilemma - HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -More than a dozen widows who were married to retired Madison County employees saw their health insurance coverage dropped earlier this year, and one county commissioner now says it's time to give it back.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Coming this fall in the Senate races: Big fights over Personhood
Coming this fall in the Senate races: Big fights over Personhood - The issue isn't being discussed at all by Washington prognosticators these days.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Why Obama's Data Could Be Too Much for Many Dem Candidates
Why Obama's Data Could Be Too Much for Many Dem Candidates - Small Number of Practitioners Know How to Put Information to Use - Data overload.
Looking at Some Corporate Tax Loopholes Ordinary Citizens May Envy...
Looking at Some Corporate Tax Loopholes Ordinary Citizens May Envy - It's Tax Day.