The New York Times Speaks in D...

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[Translate] TRUTHDIG Photo by DonkeyHotey (CC BY 2.0) On the eve of Labor Day, the editors of The New York Times called for a federal...

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What if Marriage Were Temporar...

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[Translate]   Sex & Relationships   AlterNet / By Lynn Stuart Parramore Nearly half of millennials support the idea of “beta”...

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[Translate]   Economy   AlterNet / By Lynn Stuart Parramore Will you be ready for the life of a nomad, permanently in search of...

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[Translate] How the same things that contributed to the rise of the middle class are also now leading to its downfall Robert O....

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Woman with 4 Jobs Dies While N...

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[Translate]   Labor   AlterNet / By Alyssa Figueroa ‘This is someone who tried desperately to work and make ends meet.’ Photo Credit:...

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The climate movement is way to...

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[Translate] Shutterstock To market, to market — or not to market By Patrick Mazza Cross-posted from Cascadia Planet There was a...

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THE REAL COST OF FREE

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[Translate] inShare David Friedlander  LIFE EDITED Behavior The other day I was walking down the street with my family, where a...

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The Cost of Raising a Child to...

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[Translate]     By Lynn Stuart Parramore, AlterNet | News Analysis A girl walking hand-in-hand with her parents. (Photo via...

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Not Nearly Enough: Why Bank of...

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[Translate]   Economy   AlterNet / By Lynn Stuart Parramore The fine won’t matter, nobody goes to jail, and you will continue...

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Poverty Is Not Inevitable: Wha...

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[Translate] New Economy   Having poor people in the richest country in the world is a choice. We have the money to solve this. But do...

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Encore: Joseph E. Stiglitz Cal...

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[Translate] Encore: Joseph E. Stiglitz Calls for Fair Taxes for All August 21, 2014The Nobel Prize-winning economist explains why...

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$100 Goes Much Further in Miss...

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[Translate]   Economy   AlterNet / By Cliff Weathers The Koch-funded Tax Foundation has lied to us in the past, so why is the media...

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Tesla Trumps Toyota: Why Hydro...

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[Translate] by Joe Romm   CLIMATE PROGRESS Tesla’s Model S. CREDIT: Shutterstock “Toyota Bets Against Tesla With New Hydrogen Car,”...

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Recap: The Metropolis Summer R...

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[Translate] Point of View The METROPOLIS Blog Metropolis Editors Courtesy There are few things creative types like more than books....

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Something very strange is happ...

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[Translate] Florida’s biggest city is undergoing a real-estate boom stemming from an unexpected source. But is it a bubble?...

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America Has a Scary Sewage Pro...

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[Translate] AlterNet / By Gar Alperovitz Stormwater management is an opportunity to stem a crisis and move toward a sustainable...

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From “The New Economy...

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[Translate]   By John de Graaf, Truthout | Op-Ed The Common Bound conference sponsored by the New Economy Coalition in Boston, MA on...

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Try Governing for a Change

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[Translate] Sen. Barbara Boxer Become a fanU.S. Senator from California Before rushing to their summer recess last week, the...

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7 Silly Products You Should Ne...

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[Translate]   Economy   AlterNet / By Lynn Stuart Parramore From 3-D movie tickets to certain vodkas, this stuff is not worth what...

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WE’RE BEING ROBBED EVERY...

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[Translate]  By The Daily Take Team, The Thom Hartmann Program | Op-Ed   TRUTHOUT In less than 15 years, the United States’...

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Big Oil Companies Pay Just A 1...

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[Translate] by Katie Valentine  CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar Big oil companies pay 23.3 percentage points less in...

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Fracking the Farm: Scientists ...

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[Translate]   By Roger Drouin, Truthout | Report Farmers fighting hydro-fracking in the Upper Delaware River Valley on the NY/PA...

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The Politics of Going Green

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[Translate]   By Jessica Desvarieux, The Real News Network | Video Interview  VIA TRUTHOUT More at The Real News Chris Williams is a...

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DELAYING CLIMATE ACTION COULD ...

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[Translate]   This March 13, 2014 file photo shows cracks in the dry bed of the Stevens Creek Reservoir in Cupertino, Calif....

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Darrell Issa’s ridiculous IRS ...

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[Translate] The witch-hunting congressman has a plan to fix the IRS! It involves stripping the IRS of important powers Jim Newell ...

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Federal Government Still Spend...

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[Translate] Kate Sheppard  HUFFINGTON POST WASHINGTON – Over the past five years, the Obama administration has repeatedly called for...

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Obama’s coal-leasing program i...

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[Translate]   Ouch By Ben Adler  GRIST Shutterstock It is common for the coal industry and its conservative allies in politics...

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Oil refinery threatened by sea...

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[Translate]   Irony much? By Ben Adler  GRIST Shutterstock I pointed out last week that the major oil companies are actually...

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You Can’t Taper a Ponzi ...

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[Translate]   By Ellen Brown, The Web of Debt Blog | News Analysis  TRUTHOUT Federal Reserve Borad Chairwoman Janet Yellen speaks at...

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Is Marriage Becoming Obsolete ...

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[Translate]   Sex & Relationships   AlterNet / By Lynn Stuart Parramore New research reveals deep ambivalence about marriage...

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