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Why is Nobelist Economist Richard Thaler So Jovial?: By Ralph Nader October 18, 2017 When Professor Richard Thaler of the University of Chicago received the news that he had won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for “contributions to behavioral economics,” he faced an eager press with … Continue reading →
Obama: Too Cool for Trump’s Crises: By Ralph Nader October 10, 2017 Back in the nineteen seventies, there was a best-seller, widely read in the business community, called Winning through Intimidation. Barack Obama should pick up a copy, because that is what Donald Trump may be … Continue reading →
How Big Corporations Game Our Democracy into Their Plutocracy: A major chapter in American history – rarely taught in our schools – is how ever larger corporations have moved to game, neutralize and undermine the people’s continual efforts to protect our touted democratic society. It is a fascinating story … Continue reading →
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Video Backs Wilson, Not Kelly: Rep. Frederica Wilson said that White House Chief of Staff John Kelly got the facts wrong when he said that Wilson took credit for getting the funding for an FBI office in Miramar, Florida. The evidence supports Wilson. South Florida’s Sun-Sentinel posted video of Wilson’s full remarks at the bui...
Trump Misleads on Insurer Profits: President Donald Trump has claimed that under the Affordable Care Act, insurance companies have “taken advantage of this country” and “made a fortune,” which he “stopped” by ending payments for cost-sharing subsidies on the ACA marketplaces. That’s misleading, at best, for several reasons. Healt...
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Real News from the Land of Reality: 'BradCast' 10/20/2017: Among the demonstrably real, not fake, news stories covered on today's BradCast [Audio link to show posted below]... A brief word about the mercilessly toxic and sad "debate" Donald Trump injected into the American body politic this week to divert from his failure to recognize U.S. special force...
Trump's Reckless Disregard for Puerto Rican Lives is an Impeachable Offense: "This storm [Hurricane Maria] is no longer killing Americans," an exasperated Rachel Maddow exclaimed on MSNBC in mid-October. "The federal government's response to this storm is now killing Americans." Setting aside Donald Trump's own self-assessment that his government's response was a "10" out...
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Even the “Most Multicultural City in the World” Suffers From Racism and Police Abuses: Last year, in the early morning hours of December 28, 19-year-old Dafonte Miller and two friends were walking by the home of a Toronto police officer in the suburb of Whitby, Ontario. What exactly happened next remains in dispute, but Miller says that that he and his friends were confronted by th...
How Long Can The Courts Keep Donald Trump’s Muslim Ban At Bay?: On Tuesday night, two U.S. judges on opposite sides of the country issued last-minute injunctions against President Donald Trump’s latest travel ban, which was set to take effect the following morning. The rulings came in response to lawsuits filed by the International Refugee Assistance Project ...
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'I Can't Breathe': An Excerpt From Matt Taibbi's New Book on the Eric Garner Killing: Bang bang bang!At about 2:45 p.m. on April 2, 2014, on a drizzly afternoon in Staten Island, New York, an aspiring music producer in his late thirties named Ibrahim Annan was sitting in his car when a noise outside startled him. "Open the fucking window!"Tall and slender, with a slim mustache, An...
Wrestling's Newest Star, Daniel 'The Progressive Liberal' Richards, on Trump: If you haven't seen it yet, you must. Deadspin did the first great story on Daniel Richards, a longtime pro wrestler from the mid-Atlantic and Appalachia who has made a name selling liberal politics as a heel act. Richards is pitch-perfect. He enters wrestling halls
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Interests, Ideology And Climate – NYTimes.com – Paul Krugman: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/09/opinion/krugman-interests-ideology-and-climate.html?emc=edit_th_20140609&nl=todaysheadlines&nlid=26842820&_r=0
How a Big Agribusiness Firm Infiltrated the EPA and Made a Mockery of Science: Regardless of who tried to bring the toxicity truth to light, the power of corporate money and resources controlled the science and the government approvals. It remains legal today. There is a good question in the article. It asks, why the burden of proof is not on Syngenta to positively prov...
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I love America: Ezra Levant’s renunciation of the alt-right (a popular activity at the moment) has been predictably scorned as disingenuous, but one passage struck me as entirely believable: “When I first heard of the alt-right a year ago, I thought it simply meant the insurgent right, the politically incorrect...
The State of the Canadian Left: a dialogue: This is the third in a serious of dialogues on Canadian politics between me, J.J. McCullough, resident of Coquitlam, B.C., and my friend Doug Musk, resident of Beamsville, Ontario. Check out our previous dialogues on the state of the Canadian right, the state of the 2017 Conservative Party leader...

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