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For all of you that may have forgotten why we need to both walk and chew gum... I know it's short, but it's been an earworm since about half way through Armando's and StellaRay's diaries, and I ...
by serendipityisabitch
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Apr 04, 2015 at 04:28 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Probably a bit weak to blog a blogger bloging a study, but this deserves attention! Scott Santens in Science reports on preliminary results from the "Social Cash Transfer Programme (SCT)" , a study ...
by Dood Abides
Comment Count 25 comments on Thu Apr 02, 2015 at 04:54 AM PDT with 73 Recommends
http://www.buildingbridgesradio.blogspot.com/2015/03/liberato-restaurant-tries-to-silence.html Liberato Restaurant Tries To Silence Workers With Federal Racketeering, “RICO” Suit with . Omar ...
by buildingbridgesradio
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2015 at 04:59 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
It has been somewhat less than two years since Thomas Piketty's "Capital in the 21st Century" was published, and less tthan a year since its English translation was made available to those who do ...
by MichiganChet
Comment Count 156 comments on Tue Mar 31, 2015 at 08:39 AM PDT with 197 Recommends
I don’t understand how the florist (or the baker for that matter) that everyone uses as an example in these discrimination law cases is being “harmed”. No one can explain it to me. He or ...
by akadjian
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Mar 31, 2015 at 06:49 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
A daily series, Connect! Unite! Act! seeks to create face-to-face networks in each congressional district. Groups ...
by Azazello
Comment Count 83 comments on Tue Mar 31, 2015 at 07:29 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
liquid gold has become more literal than figurative NPR has a very interesting interview with Dr. Jeremy Greene who has just published a paper about the history of ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 36 comments on Thu Mar 26, 2015 at 12:19 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
Cross-posted from Real Economics but slightly revised. Will the next generation of leaders will be any better than the neo-liberal blind ideologues and filthy rich sociopaths we have today? Well, ...
by NBBooks
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Mar 26, 2015 at 09:09 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
http://www.buildingbridgesradio.blogspot.com/2015/03/reviving-strike-how-workers-can-regain.html Strike Back ! Using the Militant Tactics of Labor's Past to Reignite Unionism Today featuring Joe ...
by buildingbridgesradio
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Mar 25, 2015 at 04:34 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
We have all heard some employers and right-wingers say that wages are determined by the labor market, some kind of human supply and demand. Yet recently, we reported that Walmart announced two ...
by StewartAcuff
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Mar 26, 2015 at 03:00 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Nothing better on a Sunday morning as you await the zombie parade to begin on the weekly You-Say-Your-Talking-Points-And-Then-I'll-Say-Mine shows that pass for political discourse on the Tee-Vee ...
by Phoebe Loosinhouse
Comment Count 20 comments on Sun Mar 22, 2015 at 06:17 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
U6 Unemployment As Egberto Willies pointed out in a recent post , there are a lot of reasons in terms of the ...
by pierre9045
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Mar 20, 2015 at 10:02 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
http://www.buildingbridgesradio.blogspot.com/2015/03/wisconsins-right-to-work-28.html When Words Don't Mean What They Say: "Right to Work" Laws are Anything but That! featuring . Kevin Gundlach, ...
by buildingbridgesradio
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Mar 18, 2015 at 04:34 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
The Department of Justice report on institutional and day-to-day white supremacy by the Ferguson police and Courts against the black community was long and detailed. It contained many ugly gems of ...
by chaunceydevega
Comment Count 84 comments on Wed Mar 18, 2015 at 09:58 AM PDT with 111 Recommends
It's time you faced some things about yourself; some core requirements for having the right to dare to say you follow Christ. You CANNOT serve both God AND mammon "Mammon" is not some demon or any ...
by Jim P
Comment Count 39 comments on Mon Mar 16, 2015 at 08:54 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
Every once in a while a news headline on Yahoo's home page catches my eye, mostly because it seems completely ridiculous. Yesterday was no exception when I saw the ominous headline " Restaurants in ...
by bluto211
Comment Count 59 comments on Sun Mar 15, 2015 at 06:00 AM PDT with 53 Recommends
The number of oil rigs in production have tumbled 14 straight weeks , the biggest and longest drop since the mid-80's. Drillers idled 56 oil rigs (excluding gas rigs), dropping the total to 866,
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 166 comments on Fri Mar 13, 2015 at 04:35 PM PDT with 144 Recommends
Every few years an economic event will happen that can be easily seen by everyone except mainstream economists. Today that economic event is a global tidalwave of deflation that is sweeping the ...
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Mar 20, 2015 at 10:34 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
William Greider is an old populist warrior, whom I greatly admire and respect. He used to be a national political columnist at the Rolling Stone in the 1980s and 1990s, which of course was the ...
by NBBooks
Comment Count 31 comments on Thu Mar 12, 2015 at 08:47 PM PDT with 65 Recommends
Economists at BNP Paribas declared that the US economy had reached full employment . Richard Fisher, president of the Dallas Federal Reserve Bank, says the US has almost reached full ...
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 25 comments on Wed Mar 11, 2015 at 10:33 AM PDT with 39 Recommends