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by Carol�White ePluribus Media Book Review editor Crossposted from the ePluribus Media Journal . ...
by ePluribus Media
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri Apr 20, 2007 at 02:59 PM PDT with 46 Recommends
At this time of year it seems there are only two things certain in life, taxes and anxiety about taxes. Instead of the perennial talk of a simplified tax form, how about a simplified understanding ...
by Rockridge
Comment Count 40 comments on Mon Apr 16, 2007 at 02:07 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
My SciBlings (a nickname for bloggers on Seed Magazine's scienceblogs.com) Chris Mooney (the author of "...
by coturnix
Comment Count 13 comments on Sun Apr 08, 2007 at 11:14 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Greetings... first time diary from longtime lurker. I'll make this brief: Have you seen this video yet? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tQRUu_4W2j8 It's Ken Wilber discussing Integral Politics... ...
by sirguymanbro
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Mar 30, 2007 at 08:10 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
"I'm trying not to say that I'm not accountable." —...
by Rockridge
Comment Count 32 comments on Thu Mar 15, 2007 at 01:32 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Under the policies of the Bush administration, income gains in our economy enrich military contractors in the Washington, D.C. beltway disproportionately. These policies fail to advance a goal of ...
by Rockridge
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Mar 09, 2007 at 04:41 PM PST with 8 Recommends
Mort Kondracke, who has spent much of his career playing a liberal on TV, has a new column out today that portrays California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger as a "post-partisan" model of the ...
by Rockridge
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Mar 01, 2007 at 04:56 PM PST with 6 Recommends
A true a terrifying piece of insight has been posted by George Lakoff, on Huffington Post today. ...
by illyia
Comment Count 36 comments on Tue Feb 27, 2007 at 08:42 PM PST with 16 Recommends
A familiar means of denying a reality is to refuse to use the words that describe that reality. A common form of propaganda is to keep reality from being described. In such circumstances, ...
by Rockridge
Comment Count 42 comments on Tue Feb 27, 2007 at 02:28 PM PST with 53 Recommends
If I told you about a blog written by Iraqis working for an American news service, you would probably be interested in the glimpses it provides into the lives of ordinary Iraqis. After all, ...
by Rockridge
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Feb 22, 2007 at 05:25 PM PST with 22 Recommends
Conservatives have long invoked family values to promote wedge issues and win elections, but the implications of family values on our politics and society run far deeper than campaigns and elections.
by Rockridge
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Feb 15, 2007 at 01:31 PM PST with 11 Recommends
The U.S. House of Representatives today began debating a non-binding resolution opposing President Bush’s decision to send more troops to Iraq. Democrats pushing the measure deserve ...
by Rockridge
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Feb 14, 2007 at 06:14 AM PST with 22 Recommends
In his 2002 State of the Union address, George W. Bush referred to Iraq, Iran, and North Korea as an "axis of evil." Four years later, North Korea tested a nuclear weapon. Now, the Bush ...
by Rockridge
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Feb 13, 2007 at 02:39 PM PST with 5 Recommends
As members of the reality-based community, progressives recognize the unprecedented threat facing our world, as well as our responsibility to protect our common future. In a column today ...
by Rockridge
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Feb 09, 2007 at 06:34 PM PST with 7 Recommends
The $2.9 trillion budget that the Bush administration proposed this week cuts the budget for public broadcasting by nearly 25 percent. The cuts have already prompted the reaction that the Bush ...
by Rockridge
Comment Count 26 comments on Thu Feb 08, 2007 at 05:56 PM PST with 18 Recommends
Yesterday, a conservative Christian group demanded the firing of two bloggers hired by John Edwards' campaign based on claims that their past writings were vulgar and bigoted. Today, John Edwards ...
by Rockridge
Comment Count 109 comments on Wed Feb 07, 2007 at 05:57 PM PST with 20 Recommends
A member of Rockridge Nation recently alerted me to a column on SmartMoney.com assailing the "entitlement mentality." Its author, a hedge fund manager, ...
by Rockridge
Comment Count 27 comments on Tue Feb 06, 2007 at 07:40 PM PST with 43 Recommends
As we mourn the passing this week of Molly Ivins, let us consider a young woman starting out today with the talent and promise that Molly showed when she began her career. In this time of media ...
by Rockridge
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Feb 02, 2007 at 04:59 PM PST with 18 Recommends
In recent years, many progressives have been learning that facts alone — without framing that conveys their context — are not enough. This lesson is forcefully demonstrated in cases in ...
by Rockridge
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Feb 01, 2007 at 07:19 PM PST with 8 Recommends
In an article published today, Chalmers Johnson, a former professor of Asian Studies and one-time consultant to the CIA, makes a persuasive argument that, "We are on the brink of losing our ...
by Rockridge
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed Jan 31, 2007 at 02:05 PM PST with 34 Recommends