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May 20, 2013 by Casey Danson
As long as there are insufficient checks and balances on big business and its powerful lobbies, we are at their mercy.
The debate over dropping junk food from the nation’s biggest nutrition program..
May 20, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
Not content with attempting to impose his anti-abortion agenda upon the women who live in the nation’s capital..
Joe Sacco and I spent two years reporting from the poorest pockets of the United States..
Back in December 2010, Wikileaks released thousands of cables between the US State Department..
In another case of possible overreach by federal prosecutors..
Tom Steyer spent years as a wildly successful hedge fund manager..
May 19, 2013 by Casey Danson
The maddening episode reveals how Washington works.
I worked for years as an editor at Pantheon Books.
May 18, 2013 by Casey Danson
In more than four years of office, President Barack Obama has frequently praised the idea of whistleblowing.
The actions of 9 protesters who destroyed Vietnam War draft files were filmed on tape and then held by the U.S. Attorney’s office.
For all the outcry about targeting by ideology, IRS has for years unfairly favored a different group: the rich.
May 17, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
We’ve read a lot lately about the AP “scandal.”
Before Attorney General Eric Holder oversaw a Justice Department that secretly seized AP journalists’ phone records,..
You may start seeing more people carrying James Bond’s gun around — by law.
Nirvana’s former bassist is working to end political dysfunction.
Monsanto and Congress Move to Stomp on States’ Rights
May 17, 2013 by Casey Danson
The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on Thursday approved the nomination of Gina McCarthy ..
Remember the scene in the movie Gasland where the guy lights his tapwater on fire?
What do you do when the federal government won’t let you plant a sustainable,..
May 16, 2013 by Casey Danson
..Vermont’s House of Representatives passed a bill on May 10 requiring foods containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs) to be labeled.
It’s time to force governments to stamp out tax abuse by corporations and the wealthy.
May 16, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
One of the things about living in an era of great change..
“Hello, world? Hey, John Kerry here.
Top officials from President Barack Obama’s campaign arm..
“We are now in the last moments of an effort to, in essence, effectively extinguish press freedom,” ..
It’s not controversial pesticide-resistent crops that fuel Monsanto’s critics..
One of the great features of California’s cap-and-trade program..
May 15, 2013 by Casey Danson
News that the Internal Revenue Service targeted of right-wing groups has a lot of Republican legislators asking:
May 15, 2013 by GlobalPossibilities
Although Tea Party applicants got unfair IRS scrutiny, only one known group had status revoked.
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