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Liberals Tend to Make Better Parents
Hitting Doesn't Make Kids Better or Stronger Unfortunately, many people, much more likely on the Right than on the Left, still hold that converting naturally unruly children into socialized adults ...
daw13 08/26/2009 15 6 - 33
Should Sarkosy Ban Burquas
This was brought up in my summer school class by a Pakistani student.
daw13 06/27/2009 108 1 - 8
Does Imperial Torture Work?
What is missing from the current discourse about torture as an instrument of imperialism is serious examination of the question "Does it work?" Not just torture, but imperialism in general.
daw13 05/31/2009 8 2 - -
Are we creating a global death culture?
In the May, 2009 issue of Scientific American appears the article, "Could Food Shortages Bring Down Civilization," by Lester R. Brown. He describes the causes and likely consequences of these ...
daw13 04/27/2009 23 9 - 1
Fascism’s Appeal Must be Addressed
I posted the following comment to an article on Alternet and got only one comment in response.
daw13 09/17/2008 7 - - -
What Racism does to White People
Racism in the United States no longer involves fat sheriffs spewing prejudice at young black people trying to enter college, black maids sitting in the wrong places on buses, or black workers ...
daw13 08/08/2008 25 6 6 233
The bigger lie
The biggest lie about Iraq is that it was somehow the incumbent's unilateral decision. Him and his bunch, anyhow.
daw13 04/06/2008 3 3 - -
Reading Howard Zinn
When friends’ children graduate from High School, my gift is a copy of Howard Zinn’s A People’s History of the United States. Every time I read it a different facet of U.S. ...
daw13 09/30/2007 3 12 - 3
A new kind of leadership
In “Choking on Growth” in the August 26 New York Times, Joseph Kahn and Jim Yardley tell us that China’s tendency to destroy the environment may be out of control and potentially ...
daw13 08/29/2007 3 3 - -
Education for Survival
We can't save the world with hype and hyperbole -- religious, ethical, political or otherwise. We can only save the world through education. Here's why.
daw13 08/26/2007 4 11 - 153
Liberals must be honest
There is no question that Liberals are different from Conservatives, but unfortunately not different enough in one crucial way.
daw13 07/19/2007 67 6 - 18
Sicko Is too Revealing
As much as I'd I looked forward to seeing Sicko, I didn't expect it to bowl me over as much as it did. Moore really captures a sense of how sick we are as a nation compared to others, raising the ...
daw13 07/16/2007 15 6 - -
CEOs, Global Warming and Progessives
I’m so sick of hearing people say that corporations are unable to see beyond their short-term profit greed. Actually, corporations can be quite visionary.
daw13 04/29/2007 3 1 - 18
We assume our gang is the toughest
More and more often and more and more vocally, people are wondering why U.S. citizens are so passive in the face of Bushco's outrageous behavior. I think it's because we all still assume that in a ...
daw13 03/28/2007 1 - - -
Re attacking Iran
A few days ago I read a piece, I can't recall where, explaining in detail how Bush bombing Iran could easily send the price of oil sky high in very short order. It made sense, and so did the ...
daw13 02/14/2007 10 2 - -
Big Oil versus An Inconvenient Truth
How can big oil continue to insist that global warming isn't happening? The usual answer is (a) they're so driven by greed as to ignore long term consequences of their actions, and, anyhow (b they'...
daw13 12/03/2006 7 9 2 8
The Trouble With Social Darwinism
daw13 10/22/2006 35 10 3 -
My traffic ticket, the VI Amendment and Katrina
daw13 10/15/2006 16 16 1 23
Pan-Arabism is on the rise
daw13 08/20/2006 25 2 - 8
Bushco will kill us
daw13 08/19/2006 12 9 - -
Progressives and Peer-Review
daw13 08/09/2006 10 4 - -
Who wins from this new war?
daw13 08/05/2006 2 1 - -
Noam Chomsky and Carl Webb
daw13 07/30/2006 9 3 1 -
A Brief History of the Middle East -- or The Fish Always Stinks From the Head
daw13 07/27/2006 11 7 - 3
The Religious Right may be politically astute
daw13 07/19/2006 22 9 - -
The Old-New Grand Chessboard
daw13 07/17/2006 15 2 - -
Does Moveon Need Praxis?
daw13 06/10/2006 15 2 - -
History and Activism
daw13 05/28/2006 27 4 2 128
Crashing the Gates and cutting the strings
daw13 04/09/2006 4 3 - -
We Must Not Deny the Threat of Blowback
daw13 03/12/2006 2 5 1 1
How Dare I Criticize Carter and Clinton?
daw13 01/02/2006 79 11 2 6
Dare we call it genocide?
daw13 11/13/2005 6 5 - -
Portrait of a Grassroots Organizer
daw13 07/31/2005 1 - - -
Democrats must come clean
daw13 04/12/2005 17 5 - -
what does the Christian Right really want
daw13 03/31/2005 46 35 - -
How the CIA created Al Qaeda
daw13 03/07/2005 14 7 - 2
whats really going on in Kansas
daw13 03/03/2005 12 4 - -
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