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The Audacity to Screw Up

Elie Jacobs | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Elie Jacobs

"They had one job!" should have been the first words out of President Obama's mouth (or maybe the second or third following some choice expletives) when he was told how badly the Affordable Care Act website was malfunctioning.

EPA Detroit Hearing: Less Oil Means a More Secure America

Alex Cornell du Houx | Posted 03.19.2012 | Politics
Alex Cornell du Houx

This is not just a lesson for our military. Not only does cutting our dependence on oil make us more secure, it invests hard earned American money back in to our economy.

Why Women Should Care About Foreign Investment

Lindsey Horvath | Posted 01.01.2012 | Women
Lindsey Horvath

Why the destiny of the world's women and girls -- and our national security -- depends on foreign investment.

House Republicans Cut National Security Priorities

Alex Cornell du Houx | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alex Cornell du Houx

House Republicans made reckless and dangerous choices in their latest budget proposal, demonstrating that they are willing to make America less safe in order to make a partisan point.

Buck Up, America! Your Best Days Are Still Ahead

Frankie Sturm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Frankie Sturm

America remains the strongest and most influential country in the world. However, according to a recent poll, 58 percent of Americans don't believe it. Who could blame them?

Foreign Policy in the Digital Age: It's a Mixed Bag, but it's a Bag We've Got to Open

Frankie Sturm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Frankie Sturm

Is Google a knight in shining armor or a sellout? The stack of Sub Pop Records CDs sitting on my shelves at home pushes me toward the latter moniker. ...

Message Received

Carl Pope | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Carl Pope

Today, the Sierra Club planted 10,000 flags on the National Mall, a representation of the tens of thousands of "virtual" flags that our online supporters have planted in the cause of moving Beyond Oil.