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First published on K12NN Wire on February 25, 2015 "It is not legally or morally acceptable that these so-called "schools of choice" that are concentrated in urban communities and supported ...
by rdsathene
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Feb 25, 2015 at 10:57 PM PST with 3 Recommends
UPDATE: This diary has been updated to reflect errors by the diarist in my initial post. Changes are shown in italics. Deletions are struck through with a solid black line. My apologies for the ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 81 comments on Mon Feb 23, 2015 at 08:59 AM PST with 14 Recommends
The austerity mongers, who have essentially ravaged economy after economy around the world, are on the brink of destroying Greece. But, Yanis Varoufakis, Greece's finance minister, isn't ready to be ...
by Tasini
Comment Count 133 comments on Tue Feb 17, 2015 at 10:13 AM PST with 106 Recommends
A daily series, Connect! Unite! Act! seeks to create face-to-face networks in each congressional district. Groups ...
by Azazello
Comment Count 107 comments on Tue Feb 17, 2015 at 07:30 AM PST with 47 Recommends
Paul Krugman's column today looks at Greece and the nations insisting on debt repayments that are counter-productive. Weimar on the Aegean draws parallels between the treatment of Germany ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Feb 16, 2015 at 12:13 PM PST with 23 Recommends
Who is the California Charter Schools Association? Founded by nativist Steve Poizner. Revenues of over $2.23-Million. Walmart fortune heir Carrie Walton Penner on their Board of Directors. ...
by rdsathene
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri Feb 13, 2015 at 01:40 PM PST with 5 Recommends
The latest reality-show adventure flick is Putler vs. the West . In this thriller, which will keep you gripping the edge of your seat, Hitler has been re-incarnated as Vladimir Putin. He has seized ...
by CharlesII
Comment Count 227 comments on Sat Feb 07, 2015 at 07:00 AM PST with 19 Recommends
So, you really have to work hard at lying or fibbing or misstating the facts to get the traditional media elites to come down hard on you when it comes to so-called "Free trade". Those elites have ...
by Tasini
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Feb 02, 2015 at 10:49 AM PST with 21 Recommends
The Greeks have said enough! Hope has defeated fear and SYRIZA has won the election and have beaten New Democracy and the fear-mongers, as expected. This is a major victory for anti-austerity ...
by NY brit expat
Comment Count 57 comments on Sun Feb 01, 2015 at 03:00 PM PST with 26 Recommends
(NOTE: Dr. Giroux has provided written authorization to the diarist to reproduce his work in its entirety for the benefit of the Daily Kos community. Giroux is a member of Truthout's Board of ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 40 comments on Wed Jan 28, 2015 at 02:05 AM PST with 71 Recommends
(Publishing Note: Wall Street on Parade blog co-publisher Pam Martens has provided written authorization to the diarist to reproduce their blog's posts in their entirety for the benefit of the Daily ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 94 comments on Tue Jan 27, 2015 at 10:00 PM PST with 181 Recommends
I would like to share this gem of an interview by Paul M. Samson with the legendary science fiction writer and philosopher Philip K. Dick from 1981. I often shake my metaphorical (and digital) ...
by chaunceydevega
Comment Count 27 comments on Tue Jan 27, 2015 at 03:14 PM PST with 39 Recommends
After President Obama's SOTUS every commentator on all the various networks mentioned that one area of agreement between the Republicans and Obama was on US Trade Policy. Specificly on the Trans ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 27 comments on Tue Jan 20, 2015 at 11:01 PM PST with 31 Recommends
Davos, Switzerland Big but not surprising news as the World Economic Forum convenes its annual meeting in the Swiss mountains: ...
by Laurence Lewis
Comment Count 83 comments on Mon Jan 19, 2015 at 10:57 AM PST with 69 Recommends
Meteor Blades posted excerpts from and a link to a recent CommonDreams analysis by Jon Queally of the damage that neoliberalism has done to the planet. What the CommonDreams article neglects is the ...
by thewolf
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Jan 17, 2015 at 09:15 AM PST with 14 Recommends
Jon Queally writes at CommonDreams That Was Easy: In Just 60 Years, Neoliberal Capitalism Has Nearly Broken Planet Earth . An excerpt: Humanity's rapacious growth ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 68 comments on Fri Jan 16, 2015 at 08:00 PM PST with 63 Recommends
By now there have been plenty of tea-reading diaries parsing Elizabeth Warren's increasingly mild denials that she will run for president in 2016. In my view, Warren has no choice but to run and her ...
by thewolf
Comment Count 129 comments on Thu Jan 08, 2015 at 09:05 AM PST with 7 Recommends
The notion that in the West, a given year ends in December and begins in January, is arbitrary. Yet, it has a powerful amount of cultural significance; consequently, it impacts our day-to-day ...
by chaunceydevega
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Jan 06, 2015 at 11:58 AM PST with 22 Recommends
I’m in the mood to [http://www.dailykos.com/comments/1351689/55211446#c14 rant this weekend]. Bigtime. Pretty much have been all week, in fact. But, luckily for you, my dear readers, I’ve been ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 538 comments on Sun Dec 14, 2014 at 04:35 AM PST with 375 Recommends
This is the third post in a three-part series on articles that have appeared online over the past 48-72 hours. The stunning similarities between these three pieces speak for themselves. Part I is ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 26 comments on Mon Dec 08, 2014 at 12:29 AM PST with 68 Recommends