Weekly Audit: Standoff Continues in WisconsinBy Lindsay Beyerstein, Media Consortium blogger The 14 Democratic state senators who fled Wisconsin to th...
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Stop eating dangerous genetically modified foods! That's the upshot of the Lyme Induced Autism (LIA) Foundation's position paper released today.
After more than 20 months of White House insistence that the only useful role for progressive canaries is to keep singing the president's tune, the electoral coal mine is filled with the political equivalent of carbon monoxide and methane.
Over the past thirty years, Republicans have led a relentless assault on government, arguing that we needed to "starve the beast." Now we're in exactly the position they wanted us to be in.
In the two weeks since Andy Stern announced his retirement after 14 years as the president of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), most o...
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By pointing to the failures in Sen. Lincoln's voting record, the labor movement shows voters just where we've been let down.
What's really at stake here is the survival of perhaps the most endangered species in America: Its dwindling, almost non-existent middle class.
After more than two decades of rough-and-tumble politics in the labor movement and countless occasions on which I've listened to elected officials try...
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