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Today's News: 11/28/2014
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November 25, 2014
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November 24, 2014
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November 24, 2014
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November 24, 2014
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November 24, 2014
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November 24, 2014
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Monday, June 30, 2014
Democracy, or the lack of it -- in a capitol controlled by capital, is what is failing the middle class. The White House and Congress respond to Big Money's requests in exchange for campaign contributions to try to win elections. It's a fools errand to try to solve the problem by simply taxing the rich.
Additional Opinion Articles
Monday, June 30, 2014
by Alan Tonelson, Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Thursday, May 22, 2014
by Alan Tonelson, Thursday, May 15, 2014
by Alan Tonelson, Tuesday, May 06, 2014
Up to the Minute Commentary:
New GDP Figures Confirm Trade Keeps Slowing the Already Feeble Recovery

Growing U.S. trade deficits continue undermining a weak national economic rebound and the greatest damage is inflicted by trade flows heavily shaped by U.S. trade policy.

The Drug Pusher from Harvard

Respected economist Martin Feldstein thinks America should be grateful that Chinese and other foreign traders' currency manipulation keeps pumping narcotics into America's financial veins.

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