Eric Zuesse

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The signing of the U.S. Constitution in Philadelphia. (Library of Congress) Views
Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 8:00am
The Rightwing Supreme Court Is Wrong: The Original Intent of the Constitution Was Progressive
The original intent of the U.S. Constitution can most accurately be determined upon the basis of the debates that occurred at the Constitutional Convention that (after preliminaries during the Convention’s opening days of 25-28 May 1787) started on 29 May 1787, and ended nearly four months later,...
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In America, money talks... and democracy dies under its crushing weight. (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
Monday, April 14, 2014 - 6:30am
US Is an Oligarchy Not a Democracy, says Scientific Study
A study , to appear in the Fall 2014 issue of the academic journal Perspectives on Politics , finds that the U.S. is no democracy, but instead an oligarchy, meaning profoundly corrupt, so that the answer to the study’s opening question, "Who governs? Who really rules?" in this country, is: "Despite...
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Thursday, February 13, 2014 - 8:59am
A List of the Republican ‘Democrats’ Who Fight For Obama's Secret Trade Deals, And For Wall Street
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Friday, January 3, 2014 - 7:42am
Our Afghanistan Failure Was Led by Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton
The Washington Post on 28 December 2013 headlined "Afghanistan Gains Will Be Lost Quickly After Drawdown, U.S.
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Saturday, December 28, 2013 - 1:30pm
Federal Judge Rules NSA's Metadata-Snooping Is Constitutional
U.S. District Judge William H. Pauley III ruled on December 27th that the massive dragnet NSA electronic surveillance program is not just necessary but also Constitutional.
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Monday, December 23, 2013 - 12:17pm
Elizabeth Warren Comes Down Hard Against Global Warming, Separates Herself From Hillary Clinton on Climate Change
On Friday, December 20th, Democratic U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren finally separated herself clearly from former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, regarding the issue of climate change and global warming. Here is the story:
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