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Lights Go On: Part LII -- The Road Not Taken

Thomas Bähler | Posted 07.08.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Thomas Bähler

Click here to listen to Robert Frost recite his poem This poem has made a difference in my life. I'll wager it has in yours too. TWO roads diverged...

Burnt Out at 28?

Shane Dolan | Posted 08.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Shane Dolan

We live in a society where getting ahead is too often in direct proportion to the speed at which we operate. Yes, fast-paced is sometimes necessary. There will always be a deadline quickly approaching or an urgent matter that was completely unplanned for -- that's part of life.

The Case for a New Way Forward in Afghanistan

Matthew Hoh | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Matthew Hoh

Plenty of reports clearly show that the increased US, NATO and Afghan military presence has not engendered support among the rural southern Pashtun population in Afghanistan, in spite of the counter insurgency theories that state they should.

Green Screen Challenge: How Would You Break Up With Your Bank?

Nathan Havey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Nathan Havey

While Cupid may have you with your head in the clouds, you are probably in the midst of a very dysfunctional relationship...with your bank that is.

On Valentine's Day: Love Your Sweetheart, But Break Up With Your Big Bank

James Boyce and Paul Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
James Boyce and Paul Abrams

How does moving my $900 savings help? Just like every vote counts, every decline in deposits of the big banks makes them nervous. When they have lost 10% of their deposits, they will start listening.

Could Obama Be Overthrown?

Danny Schechter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Danny Schechter

There may be a garden outside the Oval Office but there is a minefield inside it.

National Tea Party Organizers Freaked Out by a New Way Forward

Mike Lux | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mike Lux

I know this may be a little twisted, but there are a few things more fun for me than being attacked by right wingers. I consider it one of the greatest honors of my life. It happened again today.

Fast-Rising Protest Group Challenges Power of the Bankers

Kristina Rizga | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kristina Rizga

In the first three weeks, 8,000 people of all ages signed up to participate in protests planned in over 55 cities. WireTap talked to Tiffiniy Cheng to find out why A New Way Forward thinks a different bailout plan is urgent.