News for 2014-04-19

Saturday, April 19, 2014
[field_image_caption-raw] New Clinton-Era Docs Reveal Insider Push for Wall Street Deregulation
Writing in the Guardian newspaper on Saturday, journalist Dan Roberts details how newly released documents from inside the Clinton adminstration reveal how the president's economic advisors at the time downplayed the possible negative impacts of deregulating Wall Street as they pushed for measures...
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[field_image_caption-raw] US Drone Obliterates Civilians in Yemen
A Yemen military official on Saturday says that at least fifteen people were either killed or wounded when a missile from a U.S. drone struck vehicles traveling on a road in the central province of al-Bayda.
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[title] Bill Moyers on America’s Mad Dash Toward Oligarchy
A new report shows that top CEOs were paid 331 times more than the average US worker in 2013. At the same time, the poorest fifth of Americans paid an average tax rate of 11 percent while the richest one percent contributed half that rate at state and local levels. In this essay, Bill reflects on...
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