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by punkerslut
Dec 19, 2005 Socialism: A Broader Explanation
We will continue to refuse and resist, our will being fueled by the growing injustice of Capitalism, the colossal brutality of a system that has destroyed so much.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Dec 19, 2005 Reflections on Representative Government
Anarchy... is a simple yet beautiful idea, one that has captured the inspirations and hearts of every man to fall in love with freedom.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 20, 2005 The Great Plan of Insurrection
We believe in a class unity, in a unity of all working people, without prejudice of race or skin color or nationality or religion...... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 28, 2005 The Matter of Political Philosophy
Crime is necessary is any Democracy that wants to call itself a just Democracy.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 20, 2005 Immigration
It is a crime, and these walls, these barriers, these borders all must come down...... read full review
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by punkerslut
Dec 19, 2005 Power: Its Cause, Its Result
Not one more secret police. Not one more gestapo jail. Not one more piece of government propaganda.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Dec 19, 2005 The Sexist Tragedy
And to us, it is a reason to fight back.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Dec 19, 2005 The Rights of the Guilty
...I can only hope that the reader leaves this piece with a bit more inspiration, and a bit more knowledge, than when he began reading.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 20, 2005 Insurrection in Our Hearts
It is the heart and the mind which revolt on account of their own liberty.... read full review
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by quipowerty
Dec 4, 2003 The hypocrisy of Bleeding-Heart Socialists.
The Democrats must shed the hypocritical bleeding-heart socialists in their midst ASAP. ... read full review
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by countryboy181
Jul 18, 2003 Bloody Minded Sydney judge allows loony protest
The Sydney NSW Australian Judge Give me your home address or be condemned to hypcrasy. How Dare you Pass This.... read full review
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by countryboy181
Jul 11, 2003 Talkback Radio in Australia
"Those Covinced against their will are of the same opinion still" Why would any educated person waste their time calling Talkback Radio when they can have their say here.... read full review
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by countryboy181
Aug 21, 2003 Another Australian Political Prisoner.
Lets take a look at the legal system. Lets take a look at our judges and solicitors. Let us not ever want to be judge on the judges either. ... read full review
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by countryboy181
Jul 18, 2003 Australian New South Wales Poker Machine Tax
If Australian clubs really cannot manage without resorting to their customers misery and gambling I say shame on you. There is no such thing as charity here. ... read full review
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by limbu
Oct 11, 2004 Realities of World: a self prospective
world is experiencing the fights of humanity developed by the best brains and the best equipments they themselves had made.... read full review
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by bardofbyte
Aug 14, 2011 The Palestinian Catastrophe
A Palumbo' s book is a poorly written and  utterly biased account. ... read full review
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by wrestler
Jan 4, 2005 Political opportunism 101
The bottom line is : don't count on George W. Bush if he has nothing to gain from helping you. ... read full review
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by fishtrap
Nov 14, 2006 Political news broadcasters should quit trying to lead the country in their direction.
Some political broadcasters seem to being playing the role of dictator by injecting their personnel biased interpretations in to their news or controlled debates. Stop manipulating the political news.... read full review
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by limbu
Sep 30, 2004 War and Peace
It's good we are able to participate in such issues to the world wide bringing fifferent views and opinions together.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Dec 19, 2005 The Rights of Squatters
This is not a liberal or conservative matter. It is matter of justice. Legalize squatting. And legalize it now.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Dec 19, 2005 The Politics of Diet
It might not be enough to satisfy the yearnings that keep surfacing, but it just might be enough to keep going.... read full review
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by limbu
Oct 29, 2004 personal feelings on Great Expectation by Dickens
i find it convenient to write my own opinions in any field of my desire.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 28, 2005 Libertarianism and Socialism
It is the job of every Humanitarian to oppose the Capitalist system.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Dec 19, 2005 The Principles of Anarcho-Communism
Knowledge is power. Arm yourself.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 18, 2005 Domestic Terrorism Versus National Militarism
The system is inherently unjust and the good people will do all we can to fight it. That one day, we may be free.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 20, 2005 Gun Control
Only then, would police brutality subsist, and criminal shootings decline.... read full review
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by conspirealex
Apr 2, 2003 The Politics of Fear
Read it ... read full review
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by punkerslut
Dec 19, 2005 Using Fascism to Destroy Fascism
Should you ever need a valid reason for living, let it be to love the creatures of the world and to work for a better planet for all of us.... read full review
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by zeecee
Jan 5, 2008 Bush tells the worst lies of all
Bush should be ashamed and isn't.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 11, 2005 Why I Am A Communist...
That is Communism, and that is what I believe in.... read full review
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by zeecee
Jan 5, 2008 Al Qaeda soliciting questions from journalists
Will al Qaeda answer questions from journalists the same way our administration does?... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 30, 2005 Privilege: Its Role in Oppression
The revolution needs bold individuals who are willing to make sacrifices in order that the majority can understand and live in freedom.... read full review
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by terrybooks
Nov 6, 2006 I Have the Right to.......
Lets stand up for what we believe in and defend it.... read full review
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by blobmaster
Jul 31, 2004 Twisted Words and Phrases in the Arab World
You deserve a factual look at how Arab propaganda has managed to give new meaning to old words.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 18, 2005 A Discourse on Liberty
...nothing can make us feel so sure of this than how the minds of thinkers have defended the injustices of society.... read full review
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by elgreco33
Oct 29, 2006 Immigration and the Big City
Immigration is a vital part of the United States, however the chaotic state of current immigration must be corrected.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 20, 2005 Feminism
Feminism will prevail, as much as justice, fairness, and truth, will prevail.... read full review
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by mrgizzard
Oct 23, 2005 The Coming of the Maccabee
Knowledge may not be power, but at least it's something.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 11, 2005 Anarchy: Law, Order, and Authority
Why is it so impossible to imagine a society that rules itself, with Direct Democracy, and no leaders or police officers?... read full review
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by meiste
Oct 6, 2009 JUSTICE FOR AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLERS
President Obama appears to have ended the decades-long struggle of air traffic controllers for decent treatment.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Sep 16, 2005 Mind-Altering Substances
They measure health in blood pressure and weight. I measure health in happiness and in how good I feel.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 18, 2005 Dialogue on Drug Laws
It would be just as tyrannical to say to the people, "You can read and write anything, but you must not read or write your political or religious ideas."... read full review
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by punkerslut
Dec 19, 2005 The Nature of Hate Crime Legislation
It attempts to take away from us the very right to think!... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 11, 2005 Be A Rebel
Life matters to us because we make it matter. Be a rebel.... read full review
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by gsabato
Jul 29, 2004 I have a message for those of you that are hurting....
Hope is on the way! ... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 11, 2005 Are We Barbarians?
We must overthrow the property relations of society, that no person must suffer the brutish effects of a slavery.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Jan 4, 2006 Electronic Piracy
If individuals like Margaret Sanger, Martin Luther King Jr., or Susan B. Anthony agreed to follow the law, then their admirers wouldn't be inspired enough to overthrow it.... read full review
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by lansky2000
Jan 16, 2014 Splitting Heirs?
Warren Zimmermann as a self-righteous attorney negotiating the apportionment of the decedent (e)state of Yugoslavia...... read full review
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by punkerslut
Aug 8, 2008 The Legalization of Squatting
The right to inhabit unoccupied buildings must be guaranteed for every just democracy. It is essential.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 9, 2005 Affirmative Action
It is for this reason, that Affirmative Action is unfair and an injustice -- a calamity on the globe of freedom -- that I detest Affirmative Action.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 9, 2005 The Anarchist Versus the Statist
It is by this process that we, the working class, will ever be able to attain better and more humane living conditions, for ourselves and the workers of all lands.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 9, 2005 America: Police State Incorporated
...they are not the martyrs of freedom, so much as they are the casualties in the battle for liberty.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Aug 21, 2008 Vote With Your Labor
If society is formed by the efforts and labors of each individual, then the strike can hold the greatest threat to the status quo.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 11, 2005 An Appeal to the American Workers
By uniting, by organizing, we are becoming stronger than the leader of our enemies. Stay strong, and stay linked together.... read full review
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by catmull112883
Oct 18, 2006 Religion and Politics
This is a great place to perfect your writing and state your opinion.... read full review
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by pr02r
Jan 18, 2004 BLAME!
Bottom line, stop the blame.... read full review
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by wrestler
Oct 30, 2004 So timely it's not even subtle
This Bin Laden crap is all BS !... read full review
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by meiste
Apr 19, 2010 CHEATING U.S. WORKERS
US workers are being cheated by employers who blatantly violate the wage and hour laws.... read full review
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by tommy_lop
Apr 18, 2011 the trickle down theory and why it is broken: the china problem
China is america's loan shark and they will saw off our limbs if we are not careful.... read full review
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by zhulin
Mar 18, 2013 Why Australia’s environmental policy deserves severe condemnation and protest
Australia, despite its exceptionally bad greenhouse emissions and high rates of past and potential species extinction, undeservedly remains an accepted member of the international community.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Oct 9, 2005 An Alternative to Nazism
To those who hold a grudge against the races of the planet, they must now show that they are strong enough to change.... read full review
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by Candy4947
Dec 16, 2005 The Patriot Act: Defeat By Design?
It is increasingly obvious that the strong leftist movement in this country is both anti-intelligence and threatening to our security.... read full review
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by meiste
Feb 23, 2010 STATE BY STATE, UNIONS MATTER
The number of unionized workers varies widely from state to state, but whatever the state, union members are much better off than non-union workers.... read full review
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by meiste
Mar 6, 2007 BUSTING UNIONS TO PROTECT "NATIONAL SECURITY"
Despite their importance to our security, airport screeners are unable to exercise their full civil rights.... read full review
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by meiste
Feb 3, 2010 OBAMA'S PROMISE TO WOMEN
President Obama's State of the Union promise to help women win pay equality has been largely overlooked.... read full review
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by tecumseh416
Sep 2, 2005 Katrina and George: Further Incompetance Reveals Dire Consequences
Bush's incompetance led to the flooding of New Orleans. How much more can people take of this?... read full review
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by meiste
Apr 22, 2004 TIME FOR EXIT POLLS TO EXIT
Exit polls benefit no one but the money-grubbing media.... read full review
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by race136
Apr 2, 2003 War, Oil and the future without Middle East
There is a way without guns. Bush just doesn't understand. Is Clinton just lucky or he is really smart to avoid any war in his term?... read full review
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by Candy4947
Oct 6, 2005 9-11 Deception-Part 1
We need to really become educated on this issue, and then demand action.... read full review
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by prapresident
Feb 29, 2008 To my Epinions friends: I am a hypocrite! Retracting my attempt to sell Obama
Technical foul... read full review
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by basesurge
Dec 29, 2008 "Nuke-Porn" and More...!
A worthwhile anthology for edgy enthusiasts.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Sep 18, 2009 Can the Political Party Help You?
The same number of voters, organized into associations, accomplish the same objective.  And they can do it better!... read full review
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by BaronSamedi3
Aug 4, 2004 An Open Letter to the State Government of New York
I tell the New York government what boneheads they are.... read full review
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by Madrabbit3
Jul 18, 2003 Dumb Criminals Have No Rights
In claiming “humanness” as a reason to spare dumb criminals from the death penalty, we are diluting the value of humanity.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Apr 13, 2006 What does the Government have to Fear of the People?
What does the Government have to Fear of the People? In one word: everything.... read full review
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by nolan_j_sephoy
Oct 25, 2002 FUN WITH GUNS!!!!
Man, I hate guns.... read full review
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by meiste
Nov 9, 2009 "VETOES BY SILENCE" HAMPER LABOR
The democratic principle of "majority rules" does not apply to unionization votes in the airline and railroad industries. ... read full review
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by punkerslut
Aug 17, 2009 What Is Your Relationship With Work?
It is the same as all past revolutions.  Collective action to create individual liberty!... read full review
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by quipowerty
Nov 24, 2003 Has NYC's Mood Become Depressed?
I fear for the future of my beloved Big Apple if it gets fully hijacked by politically dumbed-down politicians and bureaucrats. ... read full review
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by meiste
Jun 9, 2008 LABOR'S CHOICE HAS TO BE OBAMA
Barack Obama supports key issues that would greatly improve the life of American workers, John McCain opposes them.... read full review
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by meiste
Sep 6, 2005 LABOR: RISING FROM THE DEAD
The current turmoil within the labor movement is a sign of strength rather than weakness.... read full review
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by meiste
Apr 21, 2004 LABOR & THE MEDIA
Rotten. That's the only word to describe the media's coverage of working people and their institutions.... read full review
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by meiste
Feb 9, 2010 WE NEED TO COMBAT WORKPLACE VIOLENCE
Although almost two million Americans a year are victims of workplace violence, little is being done about it. ... read full review
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by meiste
Jun 30, 2009 THE JUST RIGHTS OF WORKERS
A new landmark agreement promises full union rights to workers at the nation's Catholic health care facilities.... read full review
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by BrandyLeeH
Oct 4, 2006 Is the credit industry destructive?
Credit cards: boooooo! Mortgages: hisssssss!... read full review
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by meiste
Jul 13, 2010 CLOSING THE WEALTH GAP
The wealth gap between white and African-American workers has been growing steadily, even as the black and white wage gap has been shrinking. ... read full review
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by alaricepage
Jan 7, 2003 12/27/02, Journals Are For Ranting
Screaming ignorance...I'm looking truth, as close as I can get, in the eye.... read full review
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by harley_w
Aug 16, 2005 Quit whining about celebrities and their political opinions.
Self-righteousness is fun.... read full review
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by meiste
Jan 26, 2010 LABOR'S BIG ELECTION LOSS
Senate Democrats loss of a filibuster-proof majority appears to doom attempts to revive the National Labor Relations Board.... read full review
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by meiste
Apr 28, 2004 BARBARITY ON THE FARM
Some of the farmworker's tasks are downright torturous.... read full review
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by meiste
May 30, 2008 NEW TARGETS FOR TOMATO PICKERS
The highly exploited farmworkers who pick most of the country's tomatoes have new targets in their drive for decent wages and working conditions.... read full review
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by lansky2000
Nov 9, 2013 KKK Day in KC MO - Frank Ancona's Day Off?
Frank Ancona pulls a no-show, leaving his NSM buddies playing records on the Jackson County Courthouse steps...... read full review
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by zhulin
Aug 9, 2007 Hip-pocket politics - the root of the conservative/liberal divide
Today, cost of living rather than actual income is the basic cause of the divide between conservative and liberal cultures, overwhelming or controlling other influences.... read full review
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by meiste
Jan 1, 2013 Good News For Our Neediest Workers
More than 850,000 minimum wage workers in ten states will be getting raises in the new year.... read full review
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by tecumseh416
May 18, 2007 The Road to Hell II: The Example of Zambia
How neoliberal policies have damaged the developing world and undermined sovreignty and self-determination...... read full review
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by Candy4947
Oct 23, 2005 Washington DC: Wilsongate
We must not allow any administration to distort, lie or manipulate our intelligence agencies and the American people.... read full review
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by meiste
Mar 9, 2010 OBAMA & LABOR:SWEETHEARTS NO MORE
President Obama's lengthy honeymoon with organized labor has finally ended. ... read full review
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by meiste
Nov 9, 2012 We All Need a Higher Minimum Wage
Raising the minimum wage should be a post-election priority.... read full review
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by Candy4947
Jan 3, 2006 NSA Leaks: Whistleblowing?
I am confident that history will prove our cause right in this war, but by the time that happens, the world might be so steeped in the gloom of ignorance-... read full review
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by Candy4947
Feb 28, 2006 Iran: Revolt Against Terror?
The solution to toppling the regime in Tehran rests in the hands of its own populace.... read full review
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by marinaramatt
Dec 4, 2005 Why doesn't Epinions Deal with guns?
I just want somewhere to spread knowlege about the non-evil facets of firearms ownership... read full review
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by meiste
May 22, 2005 IS IT LABOR PARTY TIME?
A genuine Labor Party to challenge the mainstream political parties is an idea whose time may finally have come.... read full review
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by meiste
Dec 30, 2009 RIGHTS -- FINALLY -- FOR AIRPORT SCREENERS
The poorly treated airport screeners who are essential to air passenger safety finally are winning the union rights essential to their well-being.  ... read full review
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by meiste
Jan 10, 2008 POLLSTERS & PUNDITS: "COMPLETE FREAKIN' IMBECILES'
The media invariably claim it's someone else's fault when their pre-election predictions go wrong. Don't you believe it. ... read full review
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by punkerslut
Jun 15, 2003 Concepts of Socialism
The people need freedom, they need Socialism. Without it, there are no rights to be respected.... read full review
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by meiste
Feb 5, 2007 SIT DOWN! SIT DOWN!
It was 70 years ago this month that autoworkers won one of the most important strikes in American history.... read full review
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by meiste
May 8, 2007 INJURY, DEATH, THE AMERICAN WORKER AND GEORGE BUSH
The Bush administration is failing to protect workers from the hazards that cause many of them serious injury or death.... read full review
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by meiste
Mar 16, 2010 STOP MISTREATING WORKING WOMEN!
Working women have been particularly hard hit by the global recession, in part because of long-standing discrimination.... read full review
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by meiste
Sep 22, 2009 OBAMA, LABOR & FDR
Barack Obama is becoming the most pro-labor president since FDR.... read full review
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by prapresident
Mar 25, 2008 Reverend Wright is a racist, and the rest is predictable
Bottom line? O hell no, I'm just getting warmed up. ... read full review
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by meiste
Jun 28, 2004 RONALD REAGAN'S WAR ON LABOR
Yeah, Ronald Reagan was great -- unless you happened to work for a living.... read full review
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by meiste
Nov 16, 2012 LABOR'S BIG DAY
Organized labor was a major election winner, nationally and in several states.... read full review
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by globaldark
Dec 3, 2002 My View on "Government"
Not Required for this subject.... read full review
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by Bounty628
Nov 1, 2002 Third Wave of Democratization
A look at Samuel Huntington's notion of a third wave of democratization. Direct citation can be given if desired.... read full review
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by meiste
Jun 26, 2004 NEITHER SAFE NOR HEALTHY
The job safety laws are supposed to protect workers -- but they don't.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Jan 3, 2004 Power: Its Cause, Its Result
Not one more secret police. Not one more gestapo jail. Not one more piece of government propaganda. Not one more president or congress. This is our battle.... read full review
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by meiste
Mar 16, 2004 FARMWORKERS VS. GOLIATH -- AGAIN
The United Farm Workers union has resumed its decades-long battle with giant winemaker Gallo. ... read full review
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by meiste
Jun 11, 2012 Walker Won in Wisconsin, But So Did Labor
Labor showed important political strength in its failed attempt to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker.... read full review
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by meiste
Dec 9, 2008 WOMEN BRINGING NEW STRENGTH TO UNIONS
Women will soon make up more than half of the country's unionized workforce.... read full review
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by meiste
Jun 18, 2007 A FREE CHOICE FOR AMERICAN WORKERS
Workers may finally win the full union rights long denied them.... read full review
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by meiste
Dec 9, 2010 LABOR'S OUTREACH
It's a perfect match: Unions need new members, and young workers need to join unions if they are to improve their steadily declining economic and political status. ... read full review
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by meiste
Feb 17, 2012 THE PLIGHT OF THE PREGNANT WORKER
Despite the laws banning employment discrimination, getting pregnant has caused many women workers to lose their jobs.... read full review
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by meiste
Apr 20, 2004 WHAT WOMEN WANT -- AND BADLY NEED
Half of America's working people are women, but they are still treated as secondary to their male counterparts.... read full review
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by tommy_lop
Apr 28, 2011 All abord Tommy_lop train of doom and gloom
headed for stagflation, low credit score, and hyperinflation.... read full review
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by quipowerty
Feb 28, 2004 The Public-Ignoring Mentality.
Everyone should Beware of Unaccountable Politicians and CEO's with Public-ignoring Mentalities. ... read full review
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by tecumseh416
May 11, 2005 A Word About Lockheed Martin
Propoganda and Consensus... read full review
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by meiste
Dec 1, 2009 'WE NEED JOBS! NOW!'
The AFL/CIO and a coalition of allies have launched a campaign to create many thousands of new jobs.... read full review
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by meiste
Jan 14, 2011 THIEVING EMPLOYERS ARE COSTING US MILLIONS
U.S. employers are in effect stealing millions of dollars from their employees by underpaying them.... read full review
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by meiste
Mar 20, 2007 FARMWORKERS NEED MORE FEDERAL HELP -- NOW!
California farmworkers are still suffering from January's severe freeze.... read full review
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by meiste
Jun 13, 2010 LABOR'S SMALL BUSINESS FRIENDS
A new survey shows that the U.S. Chamber of Commerce line that small businesses are as anti-union as the Chamber and its big business members is simply not true. ... read full review
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by tecumseh416
Jun 27, 2005 Makes Ya Think
Interesting Letter from a former soldier now anti-Bush... read full review
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by meiste
Jul 15, 2008 WORKERS OF THE WORLD UNITE!
The globalization of capital that has undermined workers everywhere finally has led to serious moves for the globalization of labor.... read full review
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by twcloth
Feb 28, 2004 Politics & the Media or "Hillary in 04!!! Watch for It!
Here, dear friends, is the coming scenario as I, the great TWCloth, see it when I gaze into the absolutely, positively, genuine crystal ball I bought on eBay! ... read full review
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by meiste
Dec 23, 2008 UNIONS: A SURPRISE AMERICAN FAVORITE
Contrary to what most people seem to think,  polls show that most Americans approve of unions.... read full review
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by meiste
Oct 21, 2009 THE ENDLESS CENSORING OF LABOR
The mainstream media are in effect censoring labor news that's important to us all.... read full review
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by arktos
Feb 5, 2006 Drawing Unfriendly Fire
Publish and be prepared.... read full review
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by meiste
Mar 26, 2004 STAY TUNED!
And who are the biggest election winners of all? The media, of course.... read full review
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by meiste
Oct 19, 2007 LABOR: CHANGING TO WIN?
U.S. unions are drawing closer together to wage major organizing and political campaigns.... read full review
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by meiste
Jul 21, 2009 THE UNION MAKES US STRONG
San Francisco has long been a premier "labor town."... read full review
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by meiste
Dec 30, 2008 OBAMA'S PRO-LABOR SECRETARY OF LABOR
Hilda Solis, President-elect Obama's nominee for labor secretary, is determined to raise the status of U.S. workers.... read full review
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by meiste
Mar 10, 2009 JOIN A UNION -- GET FIRED
Many workers are being illegally fired for being pro-union.... read full review
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by meiste
Apr 27, 2004 HEADING OFF ECONOMIC DISASTER
There are hopeful alternatives to President Bush's disastrous economic polices.... read full review
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by quipowerty
Aug 9, 2003 Lamentation for Ross Perot's Destroyed Reform Party
The Reform Party's destructive collapse is an abject lesson on why a third party must avoid infighting and lack of direction at all costs. ... read full review
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by prapresident
Mar 26, 2008 Reverend Wright (rev) and the Illusions of Race, continued (incl. response to vicfar))
The bottom line is like the bottom of the waterfall--it is an end, but not the end.... read full review
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by meiste
Apr 16, 2012 IT'S NOT TRUE, WHAT THEY SAY ABOUT PENSIONS
Public employee pensions that supposedly threaten local and state governments with bankruptcy exist only in the propaganda of anti-union forces.... read full review
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by meiste
Mar 4, 2004 BRINGING REAL DEMOCRACY TO IRAQ
U.S. occupation forces are enforcing Saddam Hussein's anti-union laws in Iraq.... read full review
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by meiste
Oct 30, 2005 THE TERMINATOR VS. LABOR
Arnold Schwarzenegger is hoping to strike a crippling blow against the labor movement on Nov. 8.... read full review
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by meiste
Dec 16, 2009 "TOO DAMN OLD!"
Ageism can be as harmful to its victims and to society as racism or  sexism.... read full review
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by meiste
Oct 11, 2006 THE DANGERS OF ABSENTEE VOTING
The rapid spread of absentee voting is raising serious threats of election fraud.... read full review
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by wizguy
Nov 7, 2007 People Are Happier Worshipping Their Idols
As it is impossible to make you love Bill Clinton, it is equally impossible to make anyone love George W. Bush. Even with your help.... read full review
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by meiste
Aug 11, 2010 NEED BETTER BENEFITS? JOIN A UNION
A new report shows that unionized workers not only earn more than non-union workers, but also have much better benefits.... read full review
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by meiste
Mar 10, 2005 A POLITICIAN WHO TRULY REPRESENTED US
Few politicians have done more to help ordinary people than San Francisco's John O'Connell,... read full review
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by meiste
May 3, 2010 THE INVALUABLE LEGACY OF WILLARD WIRTZ
Former Labor Secretary Willard Wirtz, who died in April,  was one of the greatest friends working people ever had. ... read full review
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by Bounty628
Oct 31, 2002 Hobbes and Locke in Modern Times
This essay looks at two newspaper articles and links them to Hobbes and Locke's politics.... read full review
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by meiste
Oct 5, 2010 9/11 RESCUERS NEED RESCUING
Some of the heroes who rescued victims of the World Trade Center attack are being treated for the serious injuries they suffered.... read full review
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by meiste
Aug 25, 2009 LABOR:THE KEY TO DECENT HEALTH CARE?
Organized labor is throwing its great political strength 
into the drive for a reformed health care system.... read full review
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by meiste
Dec 14, 2004 LABOR'S CRUCIAL SECOND STEP
Unions are following up their failed campaign to unseat President Bush with a major drive to revitalize the labor movement politically and otherwise. ... read full review
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by pyfr
Oct 20, 2005 The Decadence Manifesto: Nocturnal Reflections
May the genitalia of (hidden) rot from his or her wretched body. The only thing "not helpful" is your cowardly refusal to show your face.... read full review
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by bigtruckseries
Jan 20, 2009 The Inauguration is over. Time to get moving America !!!
Obama is now my President.  These are my true feelings about this.... read full review
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by meiste
Jul 22, 2004 HE'S STILL ON OUR SIDE
Our sanctimonious vote-chasing politicians refuse to acknowledge that not all of us believe this to be a nation "under God." ... read full review
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by wandering_mage
Jan 30, 2004 Modern Entertainment Brainwashing Children: That's Tonight on 20/75
Vicious rant.... read full review
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by meiste
Oct 9, 2007 WOOING LABOR
Democratic presidential candidates are trying very, very hard to win union support.... read full review
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by af40
Jan 22, 2008 SC Debate- Dirty Politics Returns
What else can I say? Election '08 is as dirty as they all have been.... read full review
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by meiste
Nov 6, 2005 VIVA LA CAUSA!
Farmworkers are celebrating one of the most important and hopeful events in U.S. labor history.... read full review
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by punkerslut
Jun 18, 2006 Consumer Culture is a Threat to Progressive Change
The system of Capitalism produces the ailment and a shotty cure; Consumer Culture has masterfully refined this system to maximum efficiency.... read full review
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by glowsw
Feb 19, 2011 NPR, Planned Parenthood, and the Budget
John Boehner is holding the threat of a Government shut down over those in the Senate. Let them know that this is not a compromise we can afford to make.... read full review
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by meiste
Sep 1, 2009 LABOR DAY: SAFETY FIRST
Unions are marking Labor Day with high hopes that the Obama administration will move to finally lessen the severe on-the-job hazards facing U.S. workers.... read full review
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by thewasp
May 6, 2009 Come Out Swinging
A Supreme Court nomination is inherently political, therefore I place this review in "Politics" rather than "Law." ... read full review
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by meiste
Jun 8, 2004 THE LESSONS OF WARD 12
I learned about the abuse of prison inmates a long time ago.... read full review
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by UncleJimbo
Apr 25, 2003 What is the First Amendment? Who does it Protect? From Whom?
Are you a musician? Play ; Actor? Just act already; Circus clown? Put on your red nose and make with the selzer bottle. Otherwise, keep your opinions to yourself.... read full review
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by meiste
May 26, 2009 GIVE WORKERS WHAT THEY NEED!
A new study documents that millions of U.S. workers have been denied the vital right of unionization.... read full review
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by meiste
Apr 21, 2009 HARD TIMES FOR AFRICAN-AMERICAN WORKERS
The alarming growth of unemployment is hitting African-Americans particularly hard.... read full review
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by meiste
Oct 3, 2006 LABOR & THE DEMOCRATS: A WINNING COMBINATION?
U.S. unions are waging one of their most important political campaigns ever,... read full review
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by Candy4947
Dec 2, 2005 Becoming An Informed Voter
As background to the players, you need to know that huge, the world's largest, oil reserves were discovered in Russia. ... read full review
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by meiste
Jun 13, 2005 PRINCE CHARLES BELONGS ON A BICYCLE
It's time for Britain's royal family to find another line of work. ... read full review
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by meiste
Jun 26, 2005 LIVING IN THE 21st CENTURY, WORKING IN THE 19th
Few workers have ever been treated as badly as the immigrant sheepherders who perform that ancient and vital task for U.S. ranchers.... read full review
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by meiste
Sep 19, 2006 CENSORING LABOR
Although most people work for a living, the mainstream media generally ignore their working lives and attempts to improve their conditions through collective action.... read full review
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by meiste
Mar 27, 2007 CESAR CHAVEZ -- A NATIONAL HERO
Farm union leader Cesar Chavez merits a national holiday.... read full review
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by meiste
Oct 13, 2009 YOUNG AMERICANS -- AND OUR FUTURE
The young Americans who will shape our future are in particularly poor economic straits.... read full review
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by blackrose4eva
Jul 4, 2004 Animal abuse: kindergarten to 1st degree murders
"Misdemeanor? He just killed my dog!" - angry pet owner... read full review
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by basesurge
Nov 27, 2004 A Study in Metastability
Keep the doggie happy till the stick comes to hand... read full review
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by meiste
Sep 13, 2004 LABOR BOARD HEADS BACK TO THE 19TH CENTURY
The National Labor Relations Board actually claims that the indispensable work done by graduate student employees is not really work.... read full review
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by meiste
Mar 2, 2010 WORKERS SAFE AT LAST?
Hopeful government attempts to combat MSD (musculoskeletal Disorder) -- the most common of the serious injuries suffered by U.S. workers -- are finally underway.... read full review
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by meiste
Sep 16, 2008 A CRITICAL ECONOMIC STIMULUS
More than one million Americans face loss of their badly needed unemployment benefits.... read full review
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by Bounty628
Dec 10, 2002 Ropke v. de Jouvenel
Looks at two varying messages from political economists Bertrand de Jouvenel and Wilhelm Ropke.... read full review
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by Bounty628
Nov 13, 2002 The War on Drugs
A look at Dan Baum's book "Smoke and Mirrors" ... read full review
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by choppyburn4
Jul 13, 2004 Smart Decisions in November
Think about political issues. Don't just follow party lines.... read full review
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by minamarie
Aug 10, 2002 Just Call me 'Don Quixote?'
Leave the political punching bags and gloves at home. Instead, pick up that white board marker or that piece of chalk and focus on the needs of students. ... read full review
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by meiste
Sep 27, 2009 HERE COME THE WOMEN!
Despite the recession - or because of it - women workers are close to outnumbering male workers. ... read full review
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by meiste
Jul 7, 2004 A MISSING CHAPTER IN BROADCASTING HISTORY
The station that was involved in one of public broadcasting's most significant events isn't talking about it.... read full review
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by dad-daughters
Dec 16, 2012 Does the Second Amendment Allow Us To Own Assault Weapons?
Assault weapons are going the way of the dinosaur, but it will take time and lives.... read full review
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by daumco
Sep 17, 2006 Turning Victory into Defeat
If you haven't lost confidence in our Pretender in Chief, then shame on you. You took your eye off the President, while he took his eye off the terrorists.... read full review
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by tecumseh416
Jun 1, 2008 Zionists at York U (1)
An interesting experience at University...... read full review
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by meiste
Apr 19, 2004 LIE DETECTORS LIE
So-called Lie detectors are effective only in violating some of our most basic rights.... read full review
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by meiste
Oct 19, 2010 Brown or Whitman? No Contest
Pro-labor voters have a clear choice in California this November, where strong labor supporter Jerry Brown is running for governor against labor enemy Meg Whitman.... read full review
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by prapresident
Feb 24, 2008 America is a mistake, a giant mistake. --Sigmund Freud
I have hoped for this moment in America my entire life, and never expected to see it.... read full review
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by meiste
Apr 25, 2004 LABOR'S ANTI-BUSH TROOPS
Organized labor is mounting a major drive to defeat President Bush in November.... read full review
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by meiste
May 12, 2009 LABOR'S WHITE HOUSE FRIEND
President Obama is delivering on his promise to lead a pro-labor administration. ... read full review
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by punkerslut
Mar 28, 2009 Response to a Proposal for Serfdom: Criticism of Obama
the economy is only worsening, showing no signs of stopping.... read full review
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by vicarkatherine
Feb 26, 2003 The Duct Tape Solution
There are only a couple ways duct tape will help -- and sealing your house isn't one of them.... read full review
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