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Continuing along the macro themes of many of my diaries over the past 2-1/2 years, and specifically with regard to my diary from yesterday, "[http://www.dailykos.com/story/2010/5/21/868532/-Krugman%...
by bobswern
Comment Count 492 comments on Sat May 22, 2010 at 05:50 PM PDT with 410 Recommends
Damn, the "Rolls Royce isn't moving fast enough." This is how Jim Edwards, an American-British dual citizen, characterizes actually having to wait to be seen by a highly-trained medical ...
by james321
Comment Count 107 comments on Sat Jan 31, 2015 at 07:56 AM PST with 250 Recommends
The United States is the 33rd best place in the world to be a mother , according to the 2015 State of the World's Mothers report prepared by Save the Children. And, adding insult to injury, 33rd is ...
by james321
Comment Count 86 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 08:46 AM PDT with 139 Recommends
I'm just going to be blunt: if the US were to impose Obamacare -- as a universal health care solution -- on any other rich country, the citizens would surely revolt: cars would be burned, Parisian ...
by james321
Comment Count 231 comments on Sun Oct 19, 2014 at 02:28 PM PDT with 95 Recommends
Let me repeat: I am excited for ObamaCare. I believe single payer -- in the form of Medicaid or Medicare for all -- is coming soon. Why the optimism? Well, The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ...
by james321
Comment Count 48 comments on Tue Nov 20, 2012 at 10:23 AM PST with 55 Recommends
Note: This is a cross-post from The Realignment Project . Introduction: One of the rhetorical strategies of the economic ...
by Vikingkingq
Comment Count 68 comments on Mon Sep 14, 2009 at 09:24 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
People across North Carolina are frustrated with their economic reality. Our nation’s economy lost 80,000 jobs last month. For those who do have jobs, take-home pay buys less.
by Jim Neal
Comment Count 77 comments on Tue Apr 08, 2008 at 10:57 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
In many senses this is a diary born out of frustration and anger, but with large measures of despair. Invariably and unsurprisingly, women are disproportionately bearing the brunt of cuts due to the ...
by NY brit expat
Comment Count 39 comments on Thu Nov 10, 2011 at 03:00 PM PST with 50 Recommends
The New York Times has quite the Orwellian lead in Thursday’s edition, "[http://www.nytimes.com/2011/07/14/world/asia/14identity.html?hpw To Track Militants, U.S. Has System That Never Forgets a ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 49 comments on Wed Jul 13, 2011 at 10:40 PM PDT with 47 Recommends
Matt Drudge has been gleefully editorializing about the Brazil protests by suggesting -- through deceptive labeling of article links -- that they are against 'big government'. He could not be more ...
by james321
Comment Count 41 comments on Fri Jun 21, 2013 at 01:13 PM PDT with 41 Recommends
Note: this is a cross-post from The Realignment Project . Introduction: I'm a huge fan of mass transit, and in the past I've ...
by Vikingkingq
Comment Count 61 comments on Mon Apr 12, 2010 at 08:58 AM PDT with 39 Recommends
Note: this is a cross-post from The Realignment Project . Follow us ...
by Vikingkingq
Comment Count 74 comments on Mon Jul 04, 2011 at 10:12 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
While watching the prime ministerial debates prior to the election, inevitably there came the moment that I was awaiting, with a rather unhappy feeling of d�j� vu. This moment was during ...
by NY brit expat
Comment Count 31 comments on Thu May 27, 2010 at 04:56 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
For Preventing the Poor People in Britain from being a burden to Their Country, and For Making Them Beneficial to The Public Un hommage á Jonathan Swift Whenever I travel the country and listen ...
by NY brit expat
Comment Count 54 comments on Sun Sep 15, 2013 at 03:00 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
Note: this is a cross-post from The Realignment Project . Follow us ...
by Vikingkingq
Comment Count 26 comments on Thu Apr 07, 2011 at 03:02 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
Note: this is a cross-post from The Realignment Project . Introduction: In the wake of the passage of the Affordable Choices ...
by Vikingkingq
Comment Count 35 comments on Sun May 09, 2010 at 10:25 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
Planet earth is a vast stage upon which a diversity of people acts out the scenes of our lives on a daily basis. This diversity sometimes becomes a focal point for intense distrust, animosity, and ...
by Liberalindependent28
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Dec 15, 2009 at 10:54 AM PST with 31 Recommends
by fishhead
Comment Count 37 comments on Sun Feb 12, 2006 at 06:16 PM PST with 31 Recommends
It’s been one of those weeks where so many things have come to light that I simply do not know where to begin writing first. I sit there and think, which of the various things that I have been ...
by NY brit expat
Comment Count 72 comments on Sun Jun 15, 2014 at 03:00 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Note: this is a cross-post from my group blog, The Realignment Project . Check it out. "Education, then, beyond all ...
by Vikingkingq
Comment Count 69 comments on Thu Jul 23, 2009 at 01:16 PM PDT with 26 Recommends