Views for 2012-10-13

Saturday, October 13, 2012
Tom Engelhardt
Going Bankrupt on Planet Earth: The Debate Subject for the Ages
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Stacy Malkan
Fighting For Prop 37: The Truth that $36 Million Can’t Hide
The people’s movement for our right to know what’s in our food has hit a critical fork in the road: the moment when it’s time to ask ourselves and each other -- how hard are we willing to fight for...
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Greg Kaufmann
The Streak Continues: 2008–12, Will Anyone #TalkPoverty?
There are 46 million people living in poverty—on less than $18,000 a year for a family of three. 20 million live in deep poverty—surviving on less than $9,000 annually for a family of three. And...
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Tim Karr
The Internet as Political Lie Detector
In a year of misleading political attack ads and distracted television newscasters, the Internet may offer salvation for voters seeking the truth.
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Barbara Miner
The False Promises of “School Choice”
When I hear Mitt Romney’s seductive rhetoric about school choice, I think back to the beginning of Milwaukee’s voucher program — the country’s largest and oldest voucher initiative. In particular, I...
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Christopher Brauchli
Abortions and Contradictions
bq.If men could get pregnant abortion would be a sacrament. — Gloria Steinem, The Verbal Karate of Florynce R. Kennedy, Esq.
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