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Baltimore’s Plight Shows Why A Good Jobs Policy Is Way Overdue
The nation is now seeing that there is a broader story to be told about the roots of the violence that broke out in Baltimore this week. In addition to the mistreatment of African Americans by police, there is also the story of extreme economic deprivation – the consignment of entire communities to...
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Putting Families First: Good Jobs for All
On a December morning nearly 60 years ago, Rosa Parks refused to yield her seat to a white man on a public bus in Montgomery, Alabama. Her decision wasn’t made on a whim; and the ensuing arrest, public outcry, boycott and eventual desegregation of the Montgomery bus system were no coincidence. Mrs...
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Framed In Fantasies: The Fall of Saigon and All That Came Before
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Baltimore's Language of the Unheard
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Seeds of Change: Corporate Power, Grassroots Resistance, and the Battle Over the Food System
Over a decade ago, Dollars & Sense published the article “Genetic Engineering and the Privatization of Seeds,” by Anuradha Mittal and Peter Rossett, on genetic modification and its impact on the world food system (March/April 2001). In it, the authors asked, “will biotechnology feed the world...
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Geller: My Jihad Is To Post Hate Speech on Buses To Assault Public Sensibilities and Call It Free Speech
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Our Power: Battling Austerity with a Bold Green Vision
Avi Lewis delivered the opening keynote at the 9 th annual Advocacy Conference of Public Interest Alberta , entitled “A Just and Fair Alberta: Making It Happen,” on April 9 in Edmonton. PIA “exists to foster an understanding of the importance of public spaces, services and institutions in Albertans...
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Move Over Shale, Solar Is Shining Brighter With Each Passing Day
Developments show how booming demand and support for solar is shaking up energy paradigm
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Read All About It: Cops Break Up Fight, Subdue Aggressor, Nobody Dies (Maybe 'Cause the Cops Were Swedish?)
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Comcast Folds
Overwhelming opposition to Comcast’s takeover of Time Warner Cable has officially killed the deal.
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