Paul Krugman Has Some Truly Sh...

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[Translate]   Economy   AlterNet / By Janet Allon Hint: It’s good. But will deniers and despairers listen? Photo Credit: via...

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Do You Really Want to Save the...

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[Translate] Occupy Wall Street   Huffington Post / By Richard (RJ) Eskow  VIA ALTERNET Photo Credit: Stuart Monk/Shutterstock | This...

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Climate Action and Economies C...

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[Translate]       Working together: investing in renewables such as solar energy can spur economic activity. Photo by Alex...

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Paul Krugman Warns Scotland to...

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[Translate] AlterNet / By Allegra Kirkland Krugman to Scottish voters: “Be afraid, be very afraid.”   With only 10 days...

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Robert Reich Calls Out Harvard...

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[Translate]   Economy   Robert Reich’s Blog / By Robert Reich  VIA ALTERNET The top educator of American CEOs needs to rethink...

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5 Popular Retirement Destinati...

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[Translate]   Economy   AlterNet / By Lynn Stuart Parramore There is plenty of good, and not so good, when contemplating going expat....

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A Progressive Estate Tax

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[Translate] Posted on Sep 9, 2014 Sen. Bernie Sanders   via TRUTHDIG Shutterstock The founders of our country declared their...

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Chomsky: U.S. Plunges the Crad...

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[Translate]   World   AlterNet / By Noam Chomsky Humanity has the effect of an immense asteroid hitting the planet. Photo Credit:...

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Current Trends Follow Book Pre...

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[Translate] TRUTHDIG Photo by JustinJensen (CC BY 2.0) Research from the University of Melbourne found forecasts made in the 1972...

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An Airbnb or Uber for the Elec...

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[Translate]   Matthew Crosby, Rocky Mountain Institute How DERs prepare the power sector to evolve into a sharing economy...

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Oil Is Back! A Global Warming ...

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[Translate]   Michael T Klare, TomDispatch | News Analysis (Image: Heating Oil)Considering all the talk about global warming, peak...

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Nikole Hannah-Jones and Jennif...

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[Translate]   By Laura Flanders, Truthout | Interview/News Analysis (Photo: Jeff Turner)More than five years after the housing market...

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America is so over homeownersh...

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[Translate] Fewer Americans are buying houses than at any point in recent decades. Some fear this shift—but maybe we shouldn’t...

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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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Shocking Picture of What Life ...

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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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Cataclysm in suburbia: The dar...

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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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