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Accountability

Growth, Jobs and Stability: The Role of the Accounting Profession

Jeremy Newman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jeremy Newman

Abandoning mark-to-market merely allows those who want to pretend that the crisis isn't real, to do so.

The Death and Rebirth of Accountability

Tom Morris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Morris

How can there be a general ethos of solid and pervasive moral standards once more? We need good laws, and effective regulation. We need to restore an overall moral culture of accountability.

Obama Accountability Does Not Equal Hateration

Jeff Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Johnson

It is both troubling and dangerous when any community, specifically the African American community, stops feeling the need to hold their president accountable.

The Torture Lawyers: Where Are They Now?

Andrew Woods | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andrew Woods

William "Jim" Haynes II was hired in 2008 as Chief Corporate Counsel at Chevron Corporate Office in San Ramon, CA. Why would Chevron hire Haynes?

Will Your Future Be Changed By The Bad Economy...or Something Even Bigger?

Lee Stranahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Lee Stranahan

Understanding the difference between the bad economy and the changing economy could be the key difference between just squeaking by in tough tough times and prospering.

Are You Desperate for Stability?

Russell Bishop | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Russell Bishop

When will we ever see a return to stability? If stability is what you are looking for, well, good luck! Stability is just as much a myth as the co...

Exclusive: The New Voter Fraud Complaint Filed in CT Against the GOP's Ann Coulter

Brad Friedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brad Friedman

An official state investigation is now underway into multiple voter fraud charges against Rightwing author and one-time attorney Ann Coulter in Connecticut.

Time to Cut Bait on the Losers

Scott Foval | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Scott Foval

Obama is carrying a silent-but-deadly majority group of leaders that are not represented in the MSM, the populist political establishment, or the right-wing crackpots that dominate the establishment Hill.

Where's A Good Earmark When You Need It?

Angela Glover Blackwell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Angela Glover Blackwell

If the drafts of the stimulus bill are any indication, a world without earmarks also may be a world without accountability and transparency.

Who's Responsible For This Mess?

Russell Bishop | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Russell Bishop

"I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast." -- Victor Frankl, ...

Dialing Back Dick: It's Time to Look Back and Scale Back the Enhanced Powers of the Bush Oval Office

Kristen Breitweiser | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kristen Breitweiser

Now that we have a Democrat President and Congress, perhaps it is time to show proof to the American people about just how effective Bush tactics really were in keeping us safe.

Make Sure that Our Country Does Not Become Detroit

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jim Wallis

My brother is the COO for the largest non-profit service provider in the city. His family's home is now worth less than their mortgage -- an experience now common to many Detroit area homeowners.

Could Gitmo Get Worse? The Policy Implications of Executive Accountability

Shahid Buttar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shahid Buttar

If we can't attain a national consensus against surveillance trampling the rights of every American, what hope exists of a progressive consensus emerging on torture or detention?

How To Prepare for Your Best Year Yet, Part 2

Russell Bishop | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Russell Bishop

Last week, we began the process of imagining 2009 as your best year yet. If you are just joining us, you may find it useful to read an earlier post w...

How To Prepare For Your Best Year Yet - Part One

Russell Bishop | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Russell Bishop

Two weeks ago, we asked if you were settling for weevily peanuts instead of going for the banquet table of life? Last week, we introduced the Wheel o...

Lame Duck Prosecution: Are Nuclear Pardons in the Works?

Lynne Glasner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lynne Glasner

Is there any intention of pursuing prosecution before or after January 20? Nadler has strongly condemned the idea of preemptive pardons, something incompatible with our democracy.

An Effort in Congress Attempts to Block Any Bush Pardons of His Administration

David Latt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Latt

As Arianna reported in her Sunday Roundup, many people are speculating whether or not President Bush will grant pardons to members of his administrati...

Leave Bad Schools Behind

Tom Vander Ark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Vander Ark

A 'good school' goal requires a serious accountability system, a system that differentiates between 'chronic failure' and 'room for improvement'

Accountability and a New Vision for the Upfront. Part 3 of Jack Myers' 2003 Vision for the Future of Media and Advertising

Jack Myers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jack Myers

Business, especially the media business, is not simple. Incompetence can no longer be tolerated. To the smart go the spoils.

Election Anxiety: What To Do If The "Other Side" Wins

Russell Bishop | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Russell Bishop

Are you stressing out over the election that is just around the corner? I mean, it's bad enough that we have this economic tsunami crashing around us...

More Tips For Surviving The Financial Shakeup

Russell Bishop | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Russell Bishop

People don't tend to create constantly rising expectations in their relationships and the value they get from them in quite the same way they do around rising financial circumstances.

Keys To Life: How To Be Clear In Your Communications

Russell Bishop | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Russell Bishop

The first challenge in communication is that most people don't know what the word means! Now, of course you know what the word means in once sense; ...

How To Escape Meltdown Mania

Russell Bishop | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Russell Bishop

If you find yourself freaking out over the current financial situation, stressed to the max and otherwise emotionally drained, this post is for you! ...

How Are You Responding To The Financial Train Wreck?

Russell Bishop | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Russell Bishop

There are some things you and I can do that will help us through the coming months. In simple terms: it doesn't matter what happens to you, as much as it matters how you respond.

Keys To Life: Why You Don't Have What You Want

Russell Bishop | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Russell Bishop

In the last week's article on beliefs, we talked about how your beliefs can prevent you from having money. I'd like to look at that question in anoth...