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Is Hillary Clinton The New FDR?

Harlan Green | Posted 10.29.2016 | Business
Harlan Green

Why is Hillary Clinton so well-qualified? President Roosevelt had a history of public service, first as Assistant Secretary of the Navy in 1926, then New York Governor, before serving as our President from 1933-46.

This November We Can Reclaim Local Authority Over the Internet

David Morris | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics
David Morris

It's true that some public networks have had significant financial losses, although it is usually bondholders, not taxpayers who feel the pain. But compared to the track record of private telecoms, public sector management looks like a paragon of financial probity.

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Posted 08.29.2014 | Training

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To Save the Internet We Need to Own the Means of Distribution

David Morris | Posted 06.28.2014 | Politics
David Morris

With the announcement by the FCC that cable and telephone companies will be allowed to prioritize access to their customers only one option remains th...

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Posted 09.30.2014 | Training

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This Could Be Really Bad News For Apple

Reuters | Jim Finkle | Posted 11.23.2013 | Technology

By Jim Finkle BOSTON (Reuters) - A group of German hackers claimed to have cracked the iPhone fingerprint scanner on Sunday, just two d...

Amazing Low-tech Carbon Sequestration Process

David Mager | Posted 09.01.2013 | Green
David Mager

In his speech the president talked about a 3 billion ton reduction by 2030. I know an easy, fast and cheap way to help get there.

Matt Sledge

Some Suggest Government Fix Jobs Crisis With Government Jobs | Matt Sledge | Posted 12.09.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- John Brennan turned 91 in May. Today he lives in relatively good health on Long Island, his mortgage paid off. When he was growing up in M...

'Campus Crusade For Christ' Out, 'Cru' In

Posted 09.19.2011 | Home

By Adelle M. Banks c. 2011 Religion News Service (RNS) Campus Crusade for Christ is out. "Cru" is in. The 60-year-old evangelical ministry a...

Remembering the Quiet, Unsung Heroes of America

William Astore | Posted 07.27.2011 | Politics
William Astore

I'm sick of our media and government telling us how scared we should be, whether of violent crime or violent tornadoes or bogeyman terrorists overseas. My parents recognized the hard-won wisdom of FDR: the only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Dan Froomkin

AMERICA NEEDS JOBS Time For A New WPA | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

(No. 8 in Huffington Post's America Needs Jobs series.) There is, of course, a precedent for the country facing a massive, sustained unemployment cri...

President's Gulf Speech Is to his Presidency as Rev. Wright Speech Was to his Campaign

Paul Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Abrams

When the rantings of his minister, Rev Wright, threatened his presidential campaign, candidate Barack Obama delivered one of the most stirring speeches in American political history. The Gulf spill now provides a repeat opportunity.

Friday Talking Points [127] -- Letting A Crisis Go To Waste

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

President Barack Obama's administration was supposed to follow a basic premise: never let a crisis go to waste. That was according to one of his own ...

A Big Puzzle: Obama's Failure to Invoke/Follow Harry Hopkins' WPA and the CCC. Why?

Paul Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Abrams

The Gulf Crisis provides a tragic opportunity to enlist America's might to repair, to cleanse, to detoxify, to restore marine life and coastal human, plant and animal life to a vibrant ecosystem.

Democratic "Accomplishments" Not Nearly Enough

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joseph A. Palermo

Americans understood they got creamed during the final Bush years. They did the right thing and voted in the opposing party. The paltry result of their electoral efforts has led to far more than voter "frustration." They're furious.

Is There Hope for the Planet?

Tri Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Tri Robinson

If there is to be restoration, we must first encounter national reformation. Until then our good efforts will continue to backfire and fall to the ground. If there is to be hope, there first must be God.

Inside the Wall Street Journal's Future of Finance Initiative

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Janet Tavakoli

We, the middle aged financiers, are responsible for taking action on the issue of massive financial fraud. If we don't, we will never restore trust in the financial system.

Is Obama Missing the National Service Moment?

Steven Waldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steven Waldman

The Obama administration may be about to squander a historic opportunity. By all reports, the economic recovery plan doesn't include a large-scale national service program.