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Two Systems of Justice? Why No Arrest?

Bob Hagan | Posted 04.13.2013 | Politics
Bob Hagan

Here in the much exploited, underpaid and heavily abused valley (once dubbed "Steel Valley"), our old town of Youngstown, sitting in the middle of the rust belt, watches history keep repeating itself.

Fair Wages for Fair Trade

Joel Richard Paul | Posted 12.10.2012 | World
Joel Richard Paul

Guaranteeing a fair local wage would empower developing countries to raise their labor standards. By improving the conditions and livelihood of foreign workers the Trans-Pacific Partnership can create new markets and stimulate world economic growth.

Live Tweeting Hot People Breaking Up at a Coffee Shop

Tim Young | Posted 02.18.2012 | Comedy
Tim Young

What are the odds that I would be placed in a position to live tweet more terrible relationship activities mere weeks after being witness to the worst first date of all time?

Mountain Of Tires Mysteriously Appears In Connecticut

AP | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

NORWICH, Conn. -- Officials in Connecticut are spinning their wheels trying to figure out who dumped as many as 2,500 tires on city property behind a ...

In Trade, Too Often, the Victim is Blamed

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

The U.S. media strongly supports protections for copyrighted material like movies and music, but it isn't so sympathetic of trade cases involving manufactured goods, like Chinese-manufactured tires.

Fomenting a Green Industrial Revolution in the U.S.

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

When the leaders of the G-20 nations arrive in Pittsburgh, I want them to know I am fomenting revolution -- Industrial revolution. Specifically, a 21st-century burgeoning of green manufacturing in the United States.

Babu's Story: A Child Worker In The Shipyards Of Bangladesh

Sandy Tolan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sandy Tolan

For many of the children here, the idea that they shouldn't work is an entirely foreign concept. Despite laws in Bangladesh restricting child labor, the reality is starkly different.

Cock Ring Ken: Dumping Western Consumer Products in Eastern Europe?

Scott Diel | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Scott Diel

I imagine manufacturers' warehouses full of defective appliances awaiting shipment to Eastern Europe where many customers haven't yet a clue they're supposed to be king. Does this, in fact, happen?

Why Husbands Get Dumped: A Public Service Announcement

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lisa Earle McLeod

I've noticed many husbands caught completely off guard when their wife announces that she wants out. So wake up guys -- wedded bliss takes work, and counselors are cheaper than alimony.