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9 Incredibly Important Things That Happened In 2013 That Most People Aren’t Talking About
Posted on: Dec 20, 2013, Source: Think Progress
Here are the top issues of the year that failed to get the coverage they deserved.
More than 60 Saudi Women Openly Defy Ban on Driving
Posted on: Oct 27, 2013, Source: Think Progress
Many women documented the act of civil disobedience on social media, even posting videos to YouTube, garnering hundreds of thousands of views.
21 Things Republicans Have Demanded In Exchange For Not Tanking The Global Economy
Posted on: Sep 30, 2013, Source: Think Progress
A shutdown would cut off essential services for millions more Americans, while a default on U.S. debt could devastate the global economy.
The Chicago Police Ruined John Collins' Life—and Now They Owe Him $1 Million
Posted on: Sep 27, 2013, Source: Think Progress
7 years of his life gone over a maliciously fabricated assault charge.
Zimmerman is Another ‘Sandy Hook’ Waiting To Happen
Posted on: Sep 13, 2013, Source: Think Progress
Local Police Chief expresses concern that Zimmerman will snap 'sooner or later'
7 Ways the Zimmerman Mindset Permeates America's Criminal Justice System
Posted on: Jul 15, 2013, Source: Think Progress
It's not just about one man.
Cops Shoot and Kill 16-Year-Old Kid in New York City
Posted on: Mar 11, 2013, Source: Think Progress
An eyewitness says he was “running for his life” when he was shot dead.
Last-Minute Ohio Directive Could Trash Legal Votes And Impact The Election
Posted on: Nov 3, 2012, Source: Think Progress
Republican Secretary of State John Husted is doing everything in his power to be the Katharine Harris of 2012.
Ignore the Pundits: A Guide to Figuring Out Who Won the Debate
Posted on: Sep 26, 2008, Source: Huffington Post
Don't pay attention to the talking heads, here's how to decide who won the debate for yourself.
The Case Against Chris Cox
Posted on: Jun 3, 2005, Source: The Progress Report
Can a man who played a significant role in the Enron scandal be the best pick to head the SEC? And it's not just Enron...
The Death Squad Option
Posted on: Jan 10, 2005, Source: Center for American Progress
Faced with an intractable insurgency in Iraq, the Pentagon is returning to its bad old ways. Remember El Salvador?
Human Rights Last
Posted on: Dec 10, 2004, Source: The Progress Report
Today is International Human Rights Day, but a few small human rights abuses are getting in the way of our celebration.
Rumsfeld Says the Darndest Things
Posted on: Dec 9, 2004, Source: Center for American Progress
The response of the Secretary of Defense to questions from National Guardsmen reveals the callousness of the Bush administration.
A Record of Injustice
Posted on: Nov 11, 2004, Source: The Progress Report
A rundown of the record of Bush's nominee for Attorney General, Alberto Gonzales.
Bless You, Oh Canada
Posted on: Oct 21, 2004, Source: The Progress Report
In an abrupt about-face, the Bush administration sends the FDA to beg for flu vaccine from a Canadian manufacturer.
Sinclair Strikes Again
Posted on: Oct 12, 2004, Source: Center for American Progress
The broadcasting company with a track record of biased journalism that would make Fox News blush is doing its bit to smear John Kerry just in time for the election.
Posted on: Sep 28, 2004, Source: Center for American Progress
Each of George Bush's claims about Iraq is in direct contradiction to the assessments of his own intelligence officials.
The Toll of War
Posted on: Sep 8, 2004, Source: The Progress Report
A new, grisly milestone in Iraq: 1,000 American soldiers dead.
Playing Contractopoly with Halliburton
Posted on: Jun 16, 2004, Source: The Progress Report
Cheney hasn't been telling the truth about his involvement in giving sweetheart deals in Iraq to his former employer, Halliburton.
The Intelligence Blame Game
Posted on: Jun 3, 2004, Source: The Progress Report
The most prominent theory behind CIA Director George Tenet's resignation is that he's the designated fall guy for pre-9/11 intelligence failures.
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