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The next time someone tells you we need to run government "more like a business", ask them "Are you SURE you really mean that?" Because odds are they really haven't given any thought to what that ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 141 comments on Sun Jul 15, 2012 at 06:41 PM PDT with 212 Recommends
"Smart investment, wise regulations and fair taxation are the things that restore economic confidence in the Real World". Paul ...
by Superpole
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Jul 11, 2012 at 08:01 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
DUH! you may well say to such an obvious statement - but it's NOT obvious to the Very Serious People running the world. The Pain Caucus School of Economics & Socio-political Sadism answer to what ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 53 comments on Thu May 17, 2012 at 04:18 AM PDT with 54 Recommends
Co-authored by Jesse Lava Everyone seems to be investigating Charles and David Koch lately, with exposés of their corrupt political behavior popping up in places like the New Yorker , AlterNet , ...
by RobertGreenwald
Comment Count 43 comments on Tue Apr 10, 2012 at 12:28 PM PDT with 280 Recommends
A new post on Alternet by University of California - Berkeley professor and author of Don't Think of an Elephant: Know Your Values and Frame the Debate George Lakoff (and described in ...
by Panacea Paola
Comment Count 66 comments on Wed Mar 14, 2012 at 10:27 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
Sara Robinson put up a new piece at Alternet yesterday that should give pause to every die hard Red Stater who still has any working brain cells. Ayn Rand Worshippers Should Face Facts: Blue ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Mar 01, 2012 at 07:44 PM PST with 23 Recommends
(Originally published as my final story on Examiner.com )
by Bill Schmalfeldt
Comment Count 59 comments on Mon Dec 05, 2011 at 05:04 AM PST with 240 Recommends
On the same day that I read the gut wrenching article in the November Harpers by Ed Vulliamy entitled ‘Broken Britain’ that details how Britain went from relative prosperity to a country falling ...
by Deena Stryker
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Oct 25, 2011 at 01:01 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
as he writes in his column titled The Occupy protests: A timely ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 45 comments on Tue Oct 11, 2011 at 03:02 AM PDT with 131 Recommends
By Robert Greenwald and Derrick ...
by RobertGreenwald
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Sep 21, 2011 at 04:38 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
AlterNet has this story, which details how peace activists across the country are gearing up to grab stacks of Cheney's book upon its release and deposit them in the crime section of local bookstores.
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 40 comments on Wed Aug 31, 2011 at 06:31 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
Yesterday I wrote a short diary asking “where are the young people?”, ...
by notdarkyet
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Aug 01, 2011 at 09:38 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
I have been hearing, ad nauseum, this argument, everywhere I turn. The wealthiest Americans shouldn't be taxed anymore, even through the closure of loopholes, because they are the ones that employ ...
by coquiero
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Jul 23, 2011 at 11:52 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
The front page article at Alternet.org is titled "Would We Be Better Off If John McCain Were President?". Written by someone named Fred Branfman. So, naively, I clicked on it, thinking it would be ...
by Mohner
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Jul 18, 2011 at 07:32 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Welcome to the final edition of The Wavelength, a bi-weekly roundup of news and analysis focused on media policy. Stay tuned for more reporting on the ongoing impact of media policy ...
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Jul 11, 2011 at 09:10 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
by Eric K. Arnold, Media Consortium blogger Local coverage and diversity are in short supply in today's media landscape--especially when it comes to broadcast and cable TV. But there is ...
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Jun 27, 2011 at 06:10 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Jun 20, 2011 at 09:22 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
is Teach For America: From Service Group to Industry by Rachel Levy. It went up at Alternet this ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 26 comments on Sat May 28, 2011 at 09:01 AM PDT with 48 Recommends
by Eric Arnold, Media Consortium blogger Another day, another media mega-merger. The latest? Microsoft is buying Skype, the Internet phone company, for $8.5 billion.
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon May 16, 2011 at 02:17 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
by Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium blogger The biggest news for the environment this week might just be that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge took pains to add a couple of green touches to ...
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Apr 29, 2011 at 08:26 AM PDT with 0 Recommends