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Obama, Corporate “Free Traitors” and You!: The pro-big business President Barack Obama and his corporate allies are starting their campaign to manipulate and pressure Congress to ram through the “pull-down-on-America” Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a trade and foreign investment treaty between twelve nations (Australia, Brunei, Canada, ...
For the Conference on the Israel Lobby—Press Blackout at the Press Club: Following the heavy coverage of AIPAC’s (the virulently pro-Israeli government lobby) multi-day annual Washington convention in March, the mainstream media might have been interested for once in covering alternative viewpoints like those discussed at the April 10th conference “The Israel … Contin...
The Decision in the General Motors Bankruptcy Case: Statement of Ralph Nader Today’s court ruling has granted General Motors (GM) a legal shield from lawsuits involving billions of dollars stemming from the company’s decade of cover-ups regarding its faulty ignition switches is another outrageous chapter in the mismanagement of its 2009 … Continue...
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Officials Block Food Deliveries to Tufts Students Protesting Fossil Fuel Investments: (This post is from our new blog: Unofficial Sources.) Students at Tufts University are currently staging a sit-in protest at the school president’s office, urging the university to divest from fossil-fuel companies. After negotiations with school officials broke down, students say officials have ...
Petraeus Gets Leniency for Leaking—And Risen’s CIA Source Should Too, His Lawyers Say: Lawyers for Jeffrey Sterling, convicted earlier this year of leaking classified information to New York Times reporter James Risen, urged today that Sterling “not receive a different form of justice” than David Petraeus, the former general and CIA director who has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor ...
TPP Proponents Close to Clinton Remain Optimistic About Her Support: (This post is from our new blog: Unofficial Sources.) Although Hillary Clinton went into great detail extolling the virtures of President Obama’s proposed trade agreements while serving as Secretary of State, as a candidate for president Clinton has only offered vague statements about her current...
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Program Note: A Daily Show: Okay, so it's not "The Daily Show", but, as announced during yesterday's BradCast, beginning this Monday (4/27), barring any disasters (which could most certainly occur between now and then), Desi and I will be producing daily episodes of The BradCast for awhile. My blogging here has been light-i...
Supreme Court Curtails 'Drug War' Infringement of 4th Amendment Rights During Traffic Stops: Earlier this week, the U.S. Supreme Court severely curtailed the government's ability to utilize a routine traffic stop as an excuse to subject motorists to a canine-sniff of their vehicles as a precursor to a search for narcotics. In Rodriguez v. United States, the Court ruled that the right of ...
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Is Marijuana Really a ‘Gateway Drug’?: Chris Christie said that marijuana is a “gateway drug” while arguing for enforcement of its federal status as an illegal substance. Though there are correlations between marijuana use and other drugs, there is no conclusive evidence that one actually causes the other. The science on this topic is...
Fact-Checking Is More Popular than Politicians: New research shows that the public views political fact-checking journalism — the sort of thing we do here — far more favorably than it does most politicians. Fact-checking is also a measurably effective tool for correcting political misinformation regardless of whether or not a ratings scale is ...
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Are Republicans at War With Their Own Future?: Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal was a guest contributor to the New York Times editorial page this morning. He figured this was a good place to reassert his opposition to gay marriage. Apparently non-Louisianans urgently needed the reminder. As has become the fashion (and this is almost certain...
Campaign 2016: Hillary Clinton's Fake Populism Is a Hit: Hillary Clinton ran onto the playing field this week, Rock and Roll Part 2 blaring in the background, and started lying within minutes of announcing her entry into the presidential election campaign. "There's something wrong," she told a crowd of Iowans, "when hedge fund managers pay lower taxes...
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Interests, Ideology And Climate – NYTimes.com – Paul Krugman: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/06/09/opinion/krugman-interests-ideology-and-climate.html?emc=edit_th_20140609&nl=todaysheadlines&nlid=26842820&_r=0
How a Big Agribusiness Firm Infiltrated the EPA and Made a Mockery of Science: Regardless of who tried to bring the toxicity truth to light, the power of corporate money and resources controlled the science and the government approvals. It remains legal today. There is a good question in the article. It asks, why the burden of proof is not on Syngenta to positively prov...
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