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Posted on: Jan 26, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Could it drag the larger economy into a double-dip recession?

Posted on: Jan 19, 2011, Source: AlterNet

More, rather than less speech remains the best way to combat the kind of bile peddled by Phelps and his ilk.

Posted on: Jan 14, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Our leaders appear to be oblivious to the profound economic pain the majority of Americans are experiencing.

Posted on: Jan 12, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Arizona is a mecca for gun-lovers, but having lots of heavily armed citizens running around has made it a more dangerous place to live.

Posted on: Jan 6, 2011, Source: AlterNet

I've tried nicotine patches, lozenges and gum, prescription drugs and hypnotherapy, and none of them are anywhere near as effective as e-cigarettes.

Posted on: Jan 4, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Newly emboldened Republicans plan to use arcane House procedural rules for a scorched-earth assault against government spending.

Posted on: Dec 24, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The Right’s messaging isn't confined to the conservative media.

Posted on: Dec 23, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Bradley Manning is suffering inhumane isolation in prison that numerous experts say is a form of real torture.

Posted on: Dec 22, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The banks have been going after their critics, but one big Wall Street player may meet its match in the coming weeks.

Posted on: Dec 20, 2010, Source: AlterNet

After several revelations of Fox's blatant bias, the rest of the corporate media may finally be catching on.

Posted on: Dec 19, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Here are the things the corporate media won't tell you about the tax-cut rhetoric in Washington.

Posted on: Dec 13, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The package that has outraged many progressives is a Trojan Horse for the "entitlement" cutting crowd that could lead to disaster for working families over the long haul.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2010, Source: AlterNet

We could make the budget deficit disappear and fully fund Social Security and Medicare without raising taxes, if we only outspend our biggest military rival by threefold.

Posted on: Dec 2, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Julian Assange's stated goal is to provoke an over-reaction that will expose authoritarian governments. He may get his wish.

Posted on: Dec 1, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Get ready for a reprise of the Clinton wars, as House Republicans investigate everyone who's ever walked by the White House.

Posted on: Nov 23, 2010, Source: AlterNet

It's not just the recession that's killing the middle class -- it's how the legal system is being used to establish a two-tiered society.

Posted on: Nov 18, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The profound disconnect between what Americans expect to receive from the government in services, and what they expect to pay for it in taxes.

Posted on: Nov 16, 2010, Source: AlterNet

By refusing to hold the corporate criminals at the heart of the housing crisis accountable for their crimes, we’re creating powerful incentives for future malfeasance.

Posted on: Nov 11, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Recent leaks are intended to lay the groundwork for the Commission’s budget slashing report.

Posted on: Nov 10, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Its stock value has dropped 40 percent since April, and the bank is mum on what losses it's hiding on its $2.3 trillion balance sheet.