Paul Krugman Warns Scotland to...

Sep 16, 2014 by

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

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Will America Always Be at War?

Sep 15, 2014 by

[Translate]   World   The Guardian / By Trevor Timm   VIA ALTERNET The question isn’t whether this is war. It is. The question is how...

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New Sanctions Against Russia C...

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[Translate] by Ryan Koronowski CLIMATE PROGRESS Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, right, shakes hands with Rex W. Tillerson,...

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Obama Declared War on ISIS — H...

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[Translate] War & Peace by Joshua Holland  BILL MOYERS,COM There were few surprises in President Obama’s address to the nation...

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Noam Chomsky: The Real Reason ...

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[Translate] TomDispatch.org / By Noam Chomsky   VIA ALTERNET Like other states, Israel pleads “security” as justification...

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Brave heroes in Congress may v...

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[Translate] Congress’ attempts to wimp out of an ISIS vote are being noticed, so they may vote after all — but not for a...

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Jean Trounstine : A moment of ...

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[Translate] THE RAG BLOGby Thorne Dreyer While the U.S.criminal justice system offers revenge as its principal method of restitution,...

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Let’s Bury King C.O.N.G. at Pe...

Sep 12, 2014 by

[Translate] Harvey Wasserman |ECO WATCH Above all, the worldwide People’s Climate March on Sept. 21 must bury King C.O.N.G.: Coal,...

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Since 9-11 America’s Ins...

Sep 11, 2014 by

[Translate]   World   AlterNet / By Nicolas J.S. Davies Why American policy abroad strengthens groups like ISIS. September 10, 2014...

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America’s Coal-Fired Div...

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[Translate] While the West Coast states forge a green alternative for powering the future, red states cling to fossil fuels. By...

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Are We Approaching the End of ...

Sep 10, 2014 by

[Translate] History September 9, 2014 by Noam Chomsky  BILL MOYERS.COM Global warming has had a particularly strong impact on the...

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House Republicans slash fundin...

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[Translate] Ebola has killed over 2,200 people in the largest outbreak in history Joanna Rothkopf   SALON.COM The White House...

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A Progressive Estate Tax

Sep 9, 2014 by

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

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The High Ideals of the Living ...

Sep 9, 2014 by

[Translate] Metropolis Magazine / July-August 2014 / Jason F. McLennan, CEO of the International Living Future Institute, on shaping...

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6 Reasons the U.S. Should Step...

Sep 8, 2014 by

[Translate] Rosaly ByrdCo-founder & author of The Sustainability Co-Op Laurèn DeMatesEnvironmentalist, social scientist,...

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HOW METHANE WRECKED OBAMA̵...

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[Translate] Environment Bad News for Obama: Fracking May Be Worse Than Burning Coal New science shows that thanks to methane leaks,...

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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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What makes a neighborhood cool...

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[Translate] Brooklyn vs. the Upper East Side    (Photo at right by Jeffrey Zeldman) By Ben Adler   GRIST As anyone with a passing...

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Where does Hillary Clinton sta...

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[Translate] Hans Watson By Lisa Hymas   GRIST Hillary Clinton never actually said the word “fracking” during her keynote address at...

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Oil Is Back! A Global Warming ...

Sep 4, 2014 by

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

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Will Textualism Kill Obamacare...

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[Translate] By Jeffrey Toobin  THE NEW YORKER Credit Photograph by Haraz N. Ghanbari/AP The Affordable Care Act is heading for...

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Robert Reich: College is a lud...

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[Translate] The former secretary of labor on our broken higher ed model and how we can open more gateways to the middle class Robert...

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Liberals unleash “enormous” ex...

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[Translate] In New York, Mayor Bill de Blasio is creating an entire new school grade. Here’s what’s at stake for all of...

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Who Besides Hillary?

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[Translate] By Michael T. Hertz  LA PROGRESSIVE Do progressives want Hillary for President? No, of course not. Among other things,...

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U.S. Public Worried About ISIL...

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[Translate] Posted on Aug 30, 2014 By Juan Cole   TRUTHDIG Shutterstock This post originally ran on Juan Cole’s Web page. In a new...

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Why Republicans won’t back a c...

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[Translate] Shutterstock Sorry to burst your bubble By Ben Adler   GRIST Climate change activists across the political spectrum...

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Politics-Minded Marine Group T...

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[Translate] politics By ANDREW C. REVKIN September 1, 2014 11:56 amSeptember 1, 2014 11:56 am Randy Olson, who shifted long ago from...

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Desperately Dry California Tri...

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[Translate] By FELICITY BARRINGER  NY TIMES Photo A crew on a rig drilling a water well in Pixley, Calif. Farmers in California have...

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Obama and the Warmongers

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[Translate] The Opinion Pages | Op-Ed Columnist  ny times The Politics of the ISIS Threat Charles M. Blow We seem to be drifting...

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Cataclysm in suburbia: The dar...

Aug 31, 2014 by

[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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