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Posted on: Jul 4, 2011, Source: New York magazine

What haunts the Obama administration is what still haunts the country: the stunning lack of accountability for the greed that brought on America's catastrophic financial crisis.

Posted on: May 2, 2010, Source: The New York Times

Arizona's anti-immigrant hysteria is another symptom of a political virus that can’t be quarantined and whose cure is as yet unknown.

Posted on: Jan 10, 2010, Source: The New York Times

We know little about the financial WMDs that destroyed our economy. This week's Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission hearings must shed light on what happened in the meltdown.

Posted on: Oct 19, 2009, Source: The New York Times

We know Obama has good values, but we don't know if he has convictions.

Posted on: Aug 24, 2009, Source: The New York Times

A GOP senator's apologia for far-right fanatics bearing arms at presidential events -- that the government makes them do it! -- cannot stand.

Posted on: Aug 23, 2009, Source: MSNBC

Rachel Maddow and Frank Rich discuss the use of intimidation as a political tactic.

Posted on: Jul 12, 2009, Source: The New York Times

Palin's is doing well with the anger and resentment crowd, but they are demographically doomed to keep shrinking.

Posted on: May 17, 2009, Source: The New York Times

No matter how hard President Obama tries to turn the page on the previous administration, he can't. Until there is true accountability.

Posted on: May 12, 2009, Source: The New York Times

Newspapers are a self-destructive retreat from innovation -- what's going to stop them from total collapse?

Posted on: Apr 26, 2009, Source: The New York Times

Did we torture to extract bogus "intelligence" from detainees to make the case for Iraq?

Posted on: Apr 12, 2009, Source: The New York Times

It wasn't just trillions of dollars of wealth that went poof in the bubble. Vital American values have also crumbled and vanished.

Posted on: Apr 5, 2009, Source: The New York Times

Obama fired GM CEO Rick Wagoner as symbolic concession to public rage. Let's see some major economic reforms.

Posted on: Mar 22, 2009, Source: The New York Times

Obama and his team can't duck more tough questions, or else they'll deliver us into the catastrophic hands of a Republican opposition.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2009, Source: The New York Times

This economic crisis spells an exodus for the Christian ayatollahs and the culture wars of the past 40 years.

Posted on: Feb 22, 2009, Source: The New York Times

No one knows, of course, but a bigger question may be whether we really want to know.

Posted on: Feb 15, 2009, Source: The New York Times

Obama mowed down the GOP with a stimulus bill victory last week. The biggest mistake he can make now is to be too timid.

Posted on: Feb 8, 2009, Source: The New York Times

Americans have had just about enough of watching insiders with the right connections living well off the rest of us.

Posted on: Feb 1, 2009, Source: The New York Times

Instead of trying to help figure the way out of our economic mess, Republicans are busy trying to get in the good graces of Rush Limbaugh.

Posted on: Jan 11, 2009, Source: The New York Times

It will be easier for us and Obama to push for a bold agenda if we demand accountability for the robbery and theft of the Bush years.

Posted on: Dec 21, 2008, Source: The New York Times

A catastrophic loss of confidence is in the making, as corporate bosses continue to reap taxpayers' billions.

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