All Further Articles for 2009-12-08

Tuesday, December 8, 2009
Corrupter-In-Chief
The Velvet Revolution, a coalition of over 100 activist groups, has posted a $200,000 bounty for information leading to the arrest and conviction of Tom Donohue, CEO of the Chamber of Commerce. Citing crimes against health care, financial oversight, electoral reform, the environment and all of us, they seek his firing and a criminal investigation into his misdeeds. "Tom Donahue has never once found a crime that he couldn't justify." – Eliot Spitzer
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Monday, December 7, 2009
Another Form of Currency
Protests by anti-government students and activists in Iran are ongoing, but largely silenced in the media. Now they have taken to an alternative form of expression - banknotes. "It's a way of saying, 'We are here, and the green movement is going on.'"
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Facts: Slippery Little Devils
Despite his four-day "fact-finding" trip to Afghanistan, Rep. Steve King failed to find one key fact: the name of the guy who runs the place. King called Afghan President Hamid Karzai "Muhammad." But hey, everyone over there is called that, right? From Media Matters.
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