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William Bradley

Trump, Obama and the Missed Opportunity of Pearl Harbor's 75th Anniversary

William Bradley | December 8, 2016 | Politics
How many generals are too many at the top tier of a presidential administration? What level of attention to the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor is too low? We now have an answer to the second question, and we may be on the verge of finding out...
Spottoon

TRIBE X - Ep.64

Spottoon | December 8, 2016 | Entertainment
Woo Jin and Tae Min were both born with the supernatural ability to move the objects around them. After sharing a troubled childhood together, they went down opposite paths to become two very different men. Fate draws them together again and old wounds resurface that threatens the lives of everyone around them.
Zorianna Kit

Watch: Interview with the cast of "Don't Think Twice"

Zorianna Kit | December 8, 2016 | Entertainment
Mike Birbiglia's feature film Don't Think Twice earned a Best Comedy Feature Film nomination from the Broadcast Film Critics Association. The group's annual Critics Choice Awards will be handed out this Sunday. Twice centers around members of an improv troupe who dream of a big break while they hold...
Terry Savage

Student Loans Repayment Time

Terry Savage | December 8, 2016 | Business
Student loans now have the potential to cost the federal government an estimated $100 billion as more borrowers opt for lower income-based payments and eventual loan forgiveness. That's the conclusion of a new report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO). With more than $1 trillion in student loans outstanding (93...
Richard (RJ) Eskow

With Wrestling Hire, Trump's Treating Voters Like 'A Bunch Of Jabronies'

Richard (RJ) Eskow | December 8, 2016 | Politics
Donald Trump's recent cabinet picks have a history of being very good... to Donald Trump.
Richard Crepeau

Sport And Society For Arete -- Sexual Abuse In British Youth Football

Richard Crepeau | December 8, 2016 | Sports
It has been almost three weeks now since the first stories of child abuse in British football were published in The Guardian. The first revelation involved one player coming forward to describe how he was abused by his youth football coach at the Crewe Alexandra football club. The charges...
Steven Suskin

Aisle View: Desert Song

Steven Suskin | December 8, 2016 | Entertainment
Katrina Lenk and Tony Shalhoub in The Band's Visit Photo: Ahron R. Foster "Nothing is as beautiful as something you don't expect," Katrina Lenk sings midway through The Band's Visit, the new musical from the Atlantic Theater...
Teresa Hopke

Politics for the holidays?

Teresa Hopke | December 8, 2016 | Politics
I have a divided family. Politically divided, that is. And with the holidays coming up, I'm feeling no small measure of anxiety. For some members of my family, this year's election was intensely personal. For others, it was politics as usual. And while I am consciously not on Facebook, I...
Derek Rosenfeld

End The Ban On Marijuana In Sports

Derek Rosenfeld | December 8, 2016 | Sports
It is time for the sports world to catch up with the times and adopt more rational marijuana policies.
The Conversation Global

The bright side of Dieselgate and other corporate scandals

The Conversation Global | December 8, 2016 | Business
Julien Jourdan, Université Paris Dauphine - PSL 2015 was supposed to be a year of honours and glory for Volkswagen: it was about to steal the crown from Japanese rival Toyota and dominate the global automobile market. Then came September, and the revelation that one...
David Ropeik

The Real Fear That Elected Donald Trump

David Ropeik | December 8, 2016 | Politics
Across their demographic differences, Trump's voters were motivated by the deep fear that eats at all of us when we don't feel like we control what's happening to us.
Sen. Tammy Baldwin

Silence From Trump Tower On Buy America

Sen. Tammy Baldwin | December 8, 2016 | Politics
The time is now for Donald Trump to take a stand in support of American workers by calling on Republican leadership in Congress to support strong Buy America requirements in the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA), also known as the Water Infrastructure Improvements Act (WIIN).  Just one...
Allison Alter

A Part Of The Sum: The Surprising Ease And Impact Of Civic Participation

Allison Alter | December 8, 2016 | Politics
I am part of the machinery of my democratic republic. My role is so small, likely insignificant in itself, but I witness scores of others, and together we are an affront to the heinous actions attempting to stomp what makes this country so incredible.
Zac Thompson

Things Black People Should Stop Doing

Zac Thompson | December 8, 2016 | HuffPost Live 321
So black people are being killed for doing certain things, allow Outspeak to save your life.
Tom Allon

The Life and Death of a Once Great Newspaper

Tom Allon | December 8, 2016 | Media
Out of the depths of a scary stock market crash in 1987 emerged a salmon colored weekly newspaper, The New York Observer, that animated and chronicled New York's halls of power for almost three decades until its sad death last month. It would probably be unfair...
John Atlas

Weinberg Requests Assembly Speaker Consider Impeachment Proceedings In Wake of Bridgegate Trial

John Atlas | December 8, 2016 | Politics
TRENTON) - Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg (D-Bergen), who served as co-chair of the New Jersey Legislative Select Committee on Investigation, which investigated the George Washington Bridge lane closures, today requested Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto consider the impeachment of Governor Chris Christie, whether now or after he leaves office as...
OpenSecrets Blog

Could campaign finance overhaul help solve congressional gridlock?

OpenSecrets Blog | December 8, 2016 | Politics
Vice President Joe Biden said big money in politics is "corrupting." (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) BY: ASHLEY BALCERZAK
Jonathan Westin

Defeating Trumpism with the White Working Class

Jonathan Westin | December 8, 2016 | Politics
Donald Trump was right. The system is rigged. Government doesn't work for working folks. It's not helping families make ends meet. And it is definitely not creating jobs for the middle class.
David S. Simon

Welcome To The Trump University States Of America

David S. Simon | December 8, 2016 | Comedy
Welcome to the 50 states of America now officially called the campus of Trump University States of America. We hope that you enjoy your four years with us and we promise you, bigly, that you will get one hell of an education. Believe us.
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

'Green News Report' - December 8, 2016

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | December 8, 2016 | Green
The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Donald Trump picks climate science denier...