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I just read this article by Thomas Friedman, How ISIS Drives Muslims From Islam , that describes a phenomenon that I find encouraging. Our country was founded on freedom of religion, which seemed ...
by arodb
Comment Count 56 comments on Sun Dec 07, 2014 at 03:03 PM PST with 4 Recommends
http://natsec.newamerica.net/nsa/analysis http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/nsa-phone-record-collection-does-little-to-prevent-terrorist-attacks-group-says/2014/01/12/8aa860aa-...
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 37 comments on Sun Jan 12, 2014 at 05:43 PM PST with 57 Recommends
THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 9, 2013 Remarks As Prepared for Delivery by National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice At the New America Foundation ...
by Transcripts Editors
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Sep 09, 2013 at 12:22 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
The Wall Street Journal reports that not enough people are quitting their jobs, and that a humming economy usually means a high rate of churn in the work force --- where an employee voluntarily ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 45 comments on Wed Jun 19, 2013 at 01:50 PM PDT with 48 Recommends
Austerity fever hasn't infected every Washington D.C. think tank or consulting group, and it's not just crazy bloggers who've noticed that finances have gotten very hard for retired people and ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 62 comments on Wed Apr 03, 2013 at 12:38 PM PDT with 119 Recommends
Yesterday there was an eight-hour revolution going on in Washington. From 12 to 8, activists and politicians from across the political spectrum demanded a new economy and the breakup of big political-
by zeeps
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Mar 01, 2013 at 06:54 AM PST with 9 Recommends
Over the past few days we've witnessed a barrage of criticism aimed at Barack Obama for his comments on, and a televised feature commemorating, the anniversary of Osama bin Laden's death. Mitt ...
by SJGulitti
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue May 01, 2012 at 04:03 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
That is a takeaway from a new economic white paper being released on Wednesday. It has three authors, one of whom is Dr. Doom, Nouriel Roubani, who was spot on about our current financial crisis ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Oct 10, 2011 at 07:02 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
[Top Diary of the Day: Wow. And Fishgrease Commented.. Booming Fishgrease] That was what the man said to me. Now Ordinarily, what with it being private property, and a rented hotel ballroom, I ...
by nathguy
Comment Count 572 comments on Sun Apr 24, 2011 at 07:05 AM PDT with 504 Recommends
by dcrowe
Comment Count 118 comments on Fri Mar 05, 2010 at 05:53 PM PST with 11 Recommends
The bleeding mess of California's budget crisis begins with the state Constitution , last rewritten in 1879, and amended 512 times since then. ...
by Aeolus
Comment Count 48 comments on Sun Jul 19, 2009 at 08:53 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Asking the question, where should our nation be headed? Also asking, whose credentials are valid in providing answers to that question? For example, Peter Berman, once a journalist for CNN, now a ...
by Karen Hedwig Backman
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Mar 28, 2009 at 11:45 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
On February 12, 2009, the House Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia held a hearing titled "Gaza After The War: What Can Be Built On The Wreckage?" . This is the fourth part of a ...
by rbguy
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Feb 23, 2009 at 08:11 PM PST with 2 Recommends
I have never pimped a diary or a blog. What I have done is pick out parts of the best of them as a means of illustrating or promoting my point of view (which like everyone thinks of their own, I ...
by wgard
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Jun 24, 2008 at 09:19 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
The New America Foundation brands itself as a vaguely progressive organization that exists to "bring exceptionally promising new voices and new ...
by davidsirota
Comment Count 34 comments on Thu May 15, 2008 at 08:32 AM PDT with 39 Recommends
Think tank navel-gazer Michael Lind has a very long-winded article in Salon today desperately trying to downplay the issue of ...
by davidsirota
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Apr 16, 2008 at 08:15 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Ian Masters' KPFK/Pacifica Radio Program Guests and Program Detail Sunday 11/25/07 11am Pacific Time IAN MASTERS Host LOUIS VANDENBERG ...
by Louis Vandenberg
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Nov 24, 2007 at 08:09 PM PST with 3 Recommends
Well, I'm lying from the get-go as far as any bears in this diary, but believe me, there are hobbits and Christians aplenty in the newest ...
by dilford
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Sep 14, 2007 at 01:40 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
The title brings back memories doesn't it? It just gets curious’er and curious’er... We here in the progressive blogosphere already knew that despite all the fractious denials ...
by markthshark
Comment Count 27 comments on Sat Mar 10, 2007 at 03:27 PM PST with 9 Recommends
by eve
Comment Count 0 comments on Wed Feb 01, 2006 at 01:55 PM PST with 0 Recommends