Monday, May 20, 2013

Richard (RJ) Eskow: A Letter From Senator Warren

Richard (RJ) Eskow: A Letter From Senator Warren

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Kuttner's Debtors' Prison: A Much-Needed Brief Against Austerity

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Kuttner's Debtors' Prison: A Much-Needed Brief Against Austerity

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Simpson-Bowles Austerity Gang: Go Home

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Simpson-Bowles Austerity Gang: Go Home

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Austerity Is Dead, So Drop the Chained CPI and Increase Social Security

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Austerity Is Dead, So Drop the Chained CPI and Increase Social Security

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Holder Says Leak Required "Very Aggressive Action"... Bank Crimes, Not So Much

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Holder Says Leak Required "Very Aggressive Action"... Bank Crimes, Not So Much

Richard (RJ) Eskow: A Pledge for Mr. Waxman

Richard (RJ) Eskow: A Pledge for Mr. Waxman

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Seven Ways to Honor the Mothers of America

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Seven Ways to Honor the Mothers of America

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Will Bankers at JPMorgan Chase Finally Pay for Their Misdeeds?

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Will Bankers at JPMorgan Chase Finally Pay for Their Misdeeds?

Saturday, March 9, 2013

Trying To Get Richer? Here's Why You Can Pretty Much Give Up Now.

Trying To Get Richer? Here's Why You Can Pretty Much Give Up Now.

How Washington Could Make College Tuition Free (Without Spending a Penny More on Education) - Jordan Weissmann - The Atlantic

How Washington Could Make College Tuition Free (Without Spending a Penny More on Education) - Jordan Weissmann - The Atlantic

The Worst Mistake in U.S. History -- America Will Never Recover from Bush's Great Foreign Policy Disaster | Alternet

The Worst Mistake in U.S. History -- America Will Never Recover from Bush's Great Foreign Policy Disaster | Alternet

Rand Paul Ignorant Of History – Hitler Never Won An Election (VIDEO) | Addicting Info

Rand Paul Ignorant Of History – Hitler Never Won An Election (VIDEO) | Addicting Info

Chomsky: Corporations and the Richest Americans Viscerally Oppose Common Good | Alternet

Chomsky: Corporations and the Richest Americans Viscerally Oppose Common Good | Alternet

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Exposed! How the Billionaires Class Is Destroying Democracy

Exposed! How the Billionaires Class Is Destroying Democracy

Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics (Food Stamps, Tax Cuts, And Job Creators, Oh My!) | The Big Slice

Lies, Damned Lies and Statistics (Food Stamps, Tax Cuts, And Job Creators, Oh My!) | The Big Slice

Jacob Hacker & Paul Pierson on Engineered Inequality | Moyers & Company | BillMoyers.com

Jacob Hacker & Paul Pierson on Engineered Inequality | Moyers & Company | BillMoyers.com

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(4) Facebook

The Political Garbage Chute | A Politcalocalypse!

The Political Garbage Chute | A Politcalocalypse!

The Weird Pride in Gun Ownership | 21st Century Spirituality | Big Think

The Weird Pride in Gun Ownership | 21st Century Spirituality | Big Think

Robert Reich: Why There's a Bull Market for Stocks and a Bear Market for Workers

Robert Reich: Why There's a Bull Market for Stocks and a Bear Market for Workers

Dean Baker: The Sequester Is President Obama's Fault

Dean Baker: The Sequester Is President Obama's Fault

Robert Reich: What Obama Should Do Now

Robert Reich: What Obama Should Do Now

Jeffrey Sachs: How Obama's Politics Led to Sequestration

Jeffrey Sachs: How Obama's Politics Led to Sequestration

Richard (RJ) Eskow: When the Media Mocks Minorities, Bankers Win

Richard (RJ) Eskow: When the Media Mocks Minorities, Bankers Win

Sunday, March 3, 2013

'Homeland Security': The Trillion-Dollar Concept That No One Can Define | The Nation

'Homeland Security': The Trillion-Dollar Concept That No One Can Define | The Nation

Full Show: Taming Capitalism Run Wild | Moyers & Company | BillMoyers.com

Full Show: Taming Capitalism Run Wild | Moyers & Company | BillMoyers.com

House Republicans Give Themselves 239 Days Off, Average American Worker Only Gets 12 | Addicting Info

House Republicans Give Themselves 239 Days Off, Average American Worker Only Gets 12 | Addicting Info

Bozo Sapiens And The Cognitive Dissonance Of Denying Your Own Best Interests | The Big Slice

Bozo Sapiens And The Cognitive Dissonance Of Denying Your Own Best Interests | The Big Slice

Bill Blum: The Political Forces Behind the Attack on the Voting Rights Act - Truthdig

Bill Blum: The Political Forces Behind the Attack on the Voting Rights Act - Truthdig

ZCommunications | Confronting Empire by Arundhati Roy | ZNet Article

ZCommunications | Confronting Empire by Arundhati Roy | ZNet Article

Atlas mugged: Ayn Rand, Paul Ryan and the GOP sequester debacle - The Hill's Pundits Blog

Atlas mugged: Ayn Rand, Paul Ryan and the GOP sequester debacle - The Hill's Pundits Blog

Obama's Executive Orders - CleanTechnica

Obama's Executive Orders - CleanTechnica

FOCUS | True Cost of the Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan

FOCUS | True Cost of the Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan

Friday, March 1, 2013

Ben Bernanke, Hippie - NYTimes.com

Ben Bernanke, Hippie - NYTimes.com

Should Justice be for Sale? | The Legal Examiner Farmington Hills

Should Justice be for Sale? | The Legal Examiner Farmington Hills

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Sequester: The Finger on the Trigger

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Sequester: The Finger on the Trigger

See The Teacher’s Resignation Video That 280,000 People Have Already Watched

See The Teacher’s Resignation Video That 280,000 People Have Already Watched

Fiscal Cliff? A Billionaire With A Conscience Explains How TEApublicans Built That! WATCH THIS VIDEO! - Americans Against the Tea Party

Fiscal Cliff? A Billionaire With A Conscience Explains How TEApublicans Built That! WATCH THIS VIDEO! - Americans Against the Tea Party

Occupy Movement Files Lawsuit Against Every Federal Regulator of Wall Street

Occupy Movement Files Lawsuit Against Every Federal Regulator of Wall Street

Michelle Obama:The Business Case for Healthier Food Options - WSJ.com

Michelle Obama:The Business Case for Healthier Food Options - WSJ.com

Thursday, February 28, 2013

Users don't want gigabit Internet speeds, Time Warner Cable exec says | PCWorld

Users don't want gigabit Internet speeds, Time Warner Cable exec says | PCWorld

Financial globalization: Retreat or reset? | McKinsey Global Institute | Financial Markets | McKinsey & Company

Financial globalization: Retreat or reset? | McKinsey Global Institute | Financial Markets | McKinsey & Company

Conservatives Hindered by Ownership-Society Ideal - Bloomberg

Conservatives Hindered by Ownership-Society Ideal - Bloomberg

The Strange Behavioral Logic of the Sequester Stalemate - Francesca Gino - HBS Faculty - Harvard Business Review

The Strange Behavioral Logic of the Sequester Stalemate - Francesca Gino - HBS Faculty - Harvard Business Review

9 Economic Facts That Will Make Your Head Spin | Alternet

9 Economic Facts That Will Make Your Head Spin | Alternet

'Behind The Brands' Oxfam Report Evaluates Social, Environmental Impacts Of World's Largest Food Companies

'Behind The Brands' Oxfam Report Evaluates Social, Environmental Impacts Of World's Largest Food Companies: Here's the company scorecard:

Everything you need to know about the Supreme Court Voting Rights Act case

Everything you need to know about the Supreme Court Voting Rights Act case

Biggest Driver of Income Inequality? Income from Capital Gains and Dividends

Biggest Driver of Income Inequality? Income from Capital Gains and Dividends

Richard (RJ) Eskow: If Government "Acted Like a Business" It Would Reject Today's Deficit Madness

Richard (RJ) Eskow: If Government "Acted Like a Business" It Would Reject Today's Deficit Madness

Bitter Pill: Why Medical Bills Are Killing Us | TIME.com

Bitter Pill: Why Medical Bills Are Killing Us | TIME.com

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Lords of Disorder: Billions for Wall Street, Sacrifice for Everyone Else

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Lords of Disorder: Billions for Wall Street, Sacrifice for Everyone Else

Using Game Theory to “Solve” Government Spending | The Big Picture

Using Game Theory to “Solve” Government Spending | The Big Picture

Why Are Inequality Levels Skyrocketing ? | The Big Picture

Why Are Inequality Levels Skyrocketing ? | The Big Picture

More on Markets and Wealth Effects | The Big Picture

More on Markets and Wealth Effects | The Big Picture

Inequality Is Bad For the Economy | The Big Picture

Inequality Is Bad For the Economy | The Big Picture

In Blind Poll, Republicans Choose Progressive Budget Solutions Over Their Own Party's | Common Dreams

In Blind Poll, Republicans Choose Progressive Budget Solutions Over Their Own Party's | Common Dreams

The American Fantasy Of The Christian Nation | The Big Slice

The American Fantasy Of The Christian Nation | The Big Slice

The National Memo » The Self-Centered Political Media

The National Memo » The Self-Centered Political Media

10 Ways The Super Rich Avoid Paying Their Taxes

10 Ways The Super Rich Avoid Paying Their Taxes

James Gorman, CEO of Morgan Stanley, Receives a 100% Pay Increase. You Read That Right. | The Everlasting GOP Stoppers

James Gorman, CEO of Morgan Stanley, Receives a 100% Pay Increase. You Read That Right. | The Everlasting GOP Stoppers

Senator Warren: Why Isn't Wall Street Paying Back Taxpayers For Being 'Too Big To Fail'? | ThinkProgress

Senator Warren: Why Isn't Wall Street Paying Back Taxpayers For Being 'Too Big To Fail'? | ThinkProgress

5 False Assumptions Political Pundits Make All the Time - Molly Ball - The Atlantic

5 False Assumptions Political Pundits Make All the Time - Molly Ball - The Atlantic

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Glenn Greenwald Rails Against BuzzFeed: 'Reckless And Irresponsible,' 'Government-Subservient Stenography' (VIDEO)

Glenn Greenwald Rails Against BuzzFeed: 'Reckless And Irresponsible,' 'Government-Subservient Stenography' (VIDEO)

SimCity Is Smarter Than You (Even If You’re an Urban Planner) - The Daily Beast

SimCity Is Smarter Than You (Even If You’re an Urban Planner) - The Daily Beast

Guess What? The Debt Everyone Is Freaking Out About Does Not Exist | Alternet

Guess What? The Debt Everyone Is Freaking Out About Does Not Exist | Alternet

What Do We Stand For?

What Do We Stand For?

Why Asian-Americans Have Turned Their Backs on the Republican Party - The Daily Beast

Why Asian-Americans Have Turned Their Backs on the Republican Party - The Daily Beast

Violent, Drunk and Holding a Gun - NYTimes.com

Violent, Drunk and Holding a Gun - NYTimes.com

Proposed Brain Mapping Project Faces Significant Hurdles - NYTimes.com

Proposed Brain Mapping Project Faces Significant Hurdles - NYTimes.com

Beppe Grillo’s political rise: The Italian comic’s success is the most recent example of voters choosing anything but the status quo. - Slate Magazine

Beppe Grillo’s political rise: The Italian comic’s success is the most recent example of voters choosing anything but the status quo. - Slate Magazine

Boston Review — Tanya Golash-Boza: Crossing the Line

Boston Review — Tanya Golash-Boza: Crossing the Line

'Behind The Brands' Oxfam Report Evaluates Social, Environmental Impacts Of World's Largest Food Companies

'Behind The Brands' Oxfam Report Evaluates Social, Environmental Impacts Of World's Largest Food Companies

The case for the sequester’s defense cuts

The case for the sequester’s defense cuts

George Lakoff: Why Ultra-Conservatives Like the Sequester

George Lakoff: Why Ultra-Conservatives Like the Sequester

This Country Was Founded on Freedom…and Big Government

This Country Was Founded on Freedom…and Big Government

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Washington's Stupid, Destructive Game

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Washington's Stupid, Destructive Game

Moyers: Rampant Capitalism Has Created a Social Disaster -- How Do We Right the Ship? | Alternet

Moyers: Rampant Capitalism Has Created a Social Disaster -- How Do We Right the Ship? | Alternet

The First Truly Global Empire: John Perkins' Interview with Progressive Press | The Progressive Press

The First Truly Global Empire: John Perkins' Interview with Progressive Press | The Progressive Press

100 Things You Can Say To Irritate A Republican (HUMOR) | Addicting Info

100 Things You Can Say To Irritate A Republican (HUMOR) | Addicting Info

Web Extra: Goodnight Democracy | BillMoyers.com

Web Extra: Goodnight Democracy | BillMoyers.com

Inequality Is Bad For the Economy | The Big Picture

Inequality Is Bad For the Economy | The Big Picture

Saturday, February 23, 2013

New device better traps viruses, airborne pathogens | e! Science News

New device better traps viruses, airborne pathogens | e! Science News

Scorecard: How Many Rights Have Americans REALLY Lost? | The Big Picture

Scorecard: How Many Rights Have Americans REALLY Lost? | The Big Picture

Why Focus Makes Us Smarter--and 8 Ways to Sharpen Yours | Experts' Corner | Big Think

Why Focus Makes Us Smarter--and 8 Ways to Sharpen Yours | Experts' Corner | Big Think

John Nichols: The 'Fix the Debt' Campaign's Astroturf Roots - YouTube

John Nichols: The 'Fix the Debt' Campaign's Astroturf Roots - YouTube

Tell Congress: Only people are people.

Tell Congress: Only people are people.

Republican fallacy: Average Joe is best served by Big Business - latimes.com

Republican fallacy: Average Joe is best served by Big Business - latimes.com: Republican fallacy: Average Joe is best served by Big Business

Thursday, February 21, 2013

How Obama moved the tax debate to the right

How Obama moved the tax debate to the right

The Power-Hungry Elite Aren't Who You Think They Are | Think Tank | Big Think

The Power-Hungry Elite Aren't Who You Think They Are | Think Tank | Big Think

Policymakers shouldn’t assume that a full recovery is four years away (and always will be) | Economic Policy Institute

Policymakers shouldn’t assume that a full recovery is four years away (and always will be) | Economic Policy Institute

The Time is Right to Create a 21st Century Infrastructure Bank | Next New Deal

The Time is Right to Create a 21st Century Infrastructure Bank | Next New Deal

Equality of opportunity: Obama’s Rawlsian vision | The Economist

Equality of opportunity: Obama’s Rawlsian vision | The Economist

How the ultra-rich are pulling away from the ‘merely’ rich

How the ultra-rich are pulling away from the ‘merely’ rich

Rumsfeld Memo Reveals Iraq War Started Under False Pretenses | The Big Picture

Rumsfeld Memo Reveals Iraq War Started Under False Pretenses | The Big Picture

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Paul Begala: Enough With the Deficit, Obama! - Newsweek and The Daily Beast

Paul Begala: Enough With the Deficit, Obama! - Newsweek and The Daily Beast

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Wall Street's Misdeeds Cost Trillions, But It's Main Street Who's Getting Nickel-and-Dimed.

Richard (RJ) Eskow: Wall Street's Misdeeds Cost Trillions, But It's Main Street Who's Getting Nickel-and-Dimed.

Ann’s the man, but Perry’s king

Ann’s the man, but Perry’s king

The Last Word

The Last Word

Janet Yellen explains our crummy recovery in three charts

Janet Yellen explains our crummy recovery in three charts

Equal Opportunity, Our National Myth - NYTimes.com

Equal Opportunity, Our National Myth - NYTimes.com

Carbon Negative Strategies Emerging as Global Warming Solution

Carbon Negative Strategies Emerging as Global Warming Solution

Paul Krugman Debunks Conservative Columnist On Reaganomics | Addicting Info

Paul Krugman Debunks Conservative Columnist On Reaganomics | Addicting Info

Rachel Maddow S