Views for 2013-11-12

Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Nathan Freed Wessler
How Private is Your Online Search History?
The ACLU has filed a Freedom of Information Act request with the Department of Justice to find out whether federal law enforcement agencies and prosecutors think they need a warrant to obtain people’...
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Jenny Brown
Boeing Blackmails Washington Workforce on 777X Production
Thirty-one thousand Machinists in Washington state were stunned to learn last week that their union had been talking with Boeing for at least two months about opening their contract for concessions...
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Jamie Henn
Push for Fossil Fuel Divestment Grows at UN Climate Talks
The Polish government’s decision to put the coal industry front and center at this year’s UN climate negotiations has sparked a backlash from young people and civil society groups who are determined...
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Erika Sánchez
America's Dumbest Idea: Creating a Multiple-Choice Test Generation
A few years ago, I met with my former high school social studies teacher to catch up over drinks. "Miss F" was one of my favorite teachers and we hadn't seen each other in about 12 years.
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John Nichols
Candidate or Not, Elizabeth Warren Has the Right 2016 Message
It is no secret that, should Hillary Clinton decide to mount a White House bid in 2016, she is well positioned to become the first woman president of the United States.
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Tom Engelhardt
Mistaking Omniscience for Omnipotence
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Walden Bello
Hello Warsaw, This Is Haiyan Calling
It seems these days that whenever Mother Nature wants to send an urgent message to humankind, it sends it via the Philippines. This year the messenger was Haiyan, known in the Philippines as Yolanda.
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Robert Scheer
The True Patriots in Congress Trying to End NSA Tyranny
Good old George can stop spinning in his grave. Yes, that George, our most heroic general and inspiring president, who warned us in his farewell address “to guard against the impostures of pretended...
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