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Navajo Families Receive Electricity For the First Time. 6 Stuart G Apr 2014 Apr 2014 27 877
Debt Collection Factory Preyed on Broke Americans: Lawsuit.(Consumer Financial Protection Bureau) 3 Stuart G Jul 16 Jul 17 12 616
#BringBackOurCriticalThinking | Mickey Z. 1 Tace May 2014 May 2014 2 403
#FreeAJStaff: Al Jazeera Reporter Sentenced in Absentia Decries Egypt’s Imprisonment of 3 Colleagues 2 Jefferson23 Jun 25 Jun 25 2 267
$1tn student debt crisis crushes home-buying dream (BBC) 4 eppur_se_muova Apr 2014 Apr 2014 3 606
"1994 and the Congressional Brain Drain" 0 LongTomH Jun 10 Jun 10 4 457
"A GOP Ultimatum to Vlad" 0 KoKo Jul 29 Jul 29 1 292
"Absolutely Nothing" Warning: Graphic images of people EXPERIENCING war... 14 truth2power Jun 16 Jun 17 25 1216
"Capital Man..Thomas Piketty is Economics’ Biggest Sensation--He’s also the Field’s Fiercest Critic. 10 KoKo Apr 2014 Apr 2014 4 812
"Did Obama Know that ISIS Planned to Invade Iraq?" Mike Whitney -Some controversial/interesting bits 6 KoKo Jun 25 Jun 25 1 656
"Economists agree: Raising the minimum wage reduces poverty" 6 applegrove Jul 19 Jul 30 2 990
"F**k it. We're going in." 13 Gidney N Cloyd Jun 19 Jun 28 25 1552
"Fatally compromised" NRC Commissioner Magwood urged to resign immediately 4 bananas Jun 23 Jun 23 16 1118
"Frustration in Ferguson", Charles M. Blow 0 adirondacker Aug 19 Aug 19 3 352
"Gas the Jews": Anti-Semitic Protesters Loot Shops, Burn Cars In France's 'Little Jerusalem' 12 Behind the Aegis Jul 24 Jul 26 3 751
"Gwyneth Paltrow explains why water just doesn't like bad vibes" (from theguardian) 10 eShirl Jun 6 Jun 8 1 1134
"How and Why Lofty Ideologies Cohabit With Rampant Corruption" 3 applegrove Jul 11 Jul 11 0 414
"How Shall We Establish a Nuclear Power Industry in the United States?" - Alvin Weinberg 0 bananas May 2014 May 2014 5 380
"How the Koch brothers are killing Medicaid expansion in Maine" -Mike Tipping 3 eShirl Apr 2014 Apr 2014 6 703
"How Tolstoy can save Putin's Soul" (Andrew Kaufman) 1 MBS May 2014 May 2014 3 475
"Humanitarian Emergency" Does Not Suspend the Constitution on War Powers 4 Demeter Aug 11 Aug 11 4 354
"I did not think it was possible to significantly lower my estimate of Ayn Rand ..." 8 eppur_se_muova Jul 31 Aug 6 13 924
"I was poor, but a GOP die-hard: How I finally left the politics of shame " 8 BainsBane Jul 21 Aug 1 9 693
"Is Russia Replacing US in Iraq" Maliki buying Russian fighter jets to use on ISSL--Juan Cole 2 KoKo Jun 27 Jun 27 2 460
"It Was Like My Skin Had Been Rubbed Away:" My Life As a Child Factory Worker In Bangladesh 2 WillyT Jun 15 Jun 16 13 806
"Kidnapped Girls Become Tools of US Imperial Policy in Africa"--Glenn Ford.."Black Agenda Report" 19 KoKo May 2014 May 2014 3 775
"Pulitzer Does Not Fully Express Power of Collaborative Snowden Reporting"-- by Jay Rosen 0 KoKo Apr 2014 Apr 2014 1 333
"Silenced" Film Explores the Human Toll of Obama’s Crackdown on National Security Whistleblowers 16 Jefferson23 Apr 2014 Apr 2014 29 1068
"So, finally, after our Precautionary paper, a GMO lobbyist seems to be after us" - Taleb 4 bananas Aug 17 Aug 18 14 740
"The Double Identity of an "Anti-Semitic" Commenter." from Common Dreams 7 northoftheborder Aug 20 Aug 20 3 494
"The Most Enduring Myth About the Presidency" - Norm Ornstein 4 TomCADem Apr 2014 Apr 2014 3 690
"the noose has tightened around the death penalty" 2 pleinair Jul 28 Jul 29 4 465
"The Plots to Destroy America" 0 applegrove May 2014 May 2014 2 736
"The soap opera" 2 underpants Aug 12 Aug 12 2 440
"We Are Not Beginning a New Cold War, We are Well into It": Stephen Cohen on Russia-Ukraine Crisis 2 Jefferson23 Apr 2014 Apr 2014 8 555
"Why hasn’t democracy saved us from inequality?" 7 applegrove Apr 2014 Apr 2014 3 597
"Widespread ignorance bordering on idiocy is our new national goal" 6 villager May 2014 May 2014 14 1080
"Working the Dark Side"--as Cheney revealed... 2 KoKo May 2014 May 2014 3 607
'...comes the Revolution.' | Emanuele Corso 0 Tace Aug 10 Aug 10 5 340
'An extraordinary son, journalist and person': James Wright Foley's mother pays tribute 0 Jefferson23 Aug 20 Aug 20 3 247
'Ayotollah' Roberts decrees workers are not free citizens but serfs of their employer Lords 4 Bill USA Jul 1 Jul 1 6 834
'Boko Haram' doesn't really mean 'Western education is a sin' 5 LiberalElite May 2014 May 2014 2 773
'Bombs away' but not too fast: 9 nuke states slow in curbing 16,300 warheads. 0 dipsydoodle Jun 16 Jun 16 3 475
'Egyptian Jon Stewart' Bassem Youssef says show pulled off air 2 Jefferson23 Jun 2 Jun 2 6 433
'I Never Told Anyone Not to Vaccinate' by James Hamblin 1 HuckleB Apr 2014 Apr 2014 1 606
'Jack-Booted Thugs' With NRA Approval? 3 Purveyor Aug 14 Aug 14 5 412
'Money is Not Speech': Retired Justice Stevens Slams Dark Money Rulings 4 Judi Lynn Apr 2014 Apr 2014 12 520
'Not Lovin' It': Low-Wage Workers Met by Riot Police Outside McDonald's HQ 7 Judi Lynn May 2014 May 2014 20 900
'Perversion of Justice': Anti-Drone Activist and Grandmother Sentenced to One Year 2 Judi Lynn Jul 16 Jul 23 9 370
'Runaway Oil Trains': A Metaphor for Our Fossil Fuel Failure 1 polly7 May 2014 May 2014 2 457
'Thank God for the Saudis': ISIS, Iraq, and the Lessons of Blowback 2 bemildred Jun 23 Jun 23 4 581
'The Warren Brief' - Reading Elizabeth Warren - TheNewYorker 6 WillyT Apr 2014 Apr 2014 15 766
'We Need You To Listen' -- Exchanging Privilege For Solidarity | Mickey Z. 0 Tace Aug 4 Aug 4 0 234
'We're Like Animals To Them': An American City's Daily Racism 3 Jefferson23 Wednesday Wednesday 9 340
'Y'all Ready For This': Russian Troops in Ukraine Shape NATO's Counter to Putin 5 Purveyor Thursday Thursday 1 335
(DKos) - Everyday Magic: A Complete Look at Comcast/Netflix/Net Neutrality 0 Electric Monk Apr 2014 Apr 2014 2 342
(Japanese Daily OpEd) Japan's shrinking population forces us to reconsider how we live 5 kristopher May 2014 May 2014 4 603
(NC) Lawmakers trying to stifle protesters? 4 struggle4progress May 2014 May 2014 2 455
(Propaganda Watch) NYT Retracts Russian-Photo Scoop - by Robert Parry 3 Catherina Apr 2014 Apr 2014 9 804
(Re)Radicalization of the Working Class in Turkey?: An Appraisal of Recent Workplace Occupations 1 Jefferson23 Apr 2014 Apr 2014 0 442
(Updated) Teacher who organised ferry trip kills himself as hopes fade for 300 children 1 kristopher Apr 2014 Apr 2014 3 806
(Utah) San Juan County commissioner leads ATV ride protesting BLM trail closure 5 struggle4progress May 2014 May 2014 0 541
*** DU Essays: April 22 - May 28, 2014 *** 4 Flying Squirrel Jun 2 Jun 4 13 553
*** THE OFFICIAL DU POLITICAL POUT COLLECTION (a work in progress) *** 24 rocktivity Mar 2014 Jul 7 36 1829
..."evidence of the world’s oldest known battle....some 13,000 and 14,000 years ago," 7 dixiegrrrrl Aug 9 Aug 11 12 1012
10 lessons from Bush's fiasco in Iraq 3 bemildred Jun 15 Jun 15 6 708
10 Reasons to Love Uruguay’s President José Mujica 1 Judi Lynn May 2014 May 2014 2 352
10 Times When You’re Better Off Saying Nothing at All 3 pbmus May 2014 May 2014 3 958
10 Ways You Can Help the People of Ferguson, MO 3 pleinair Aug 20 Aug 21 2 341
10 Years Since Historic Legal Victory Protecting Rights of Guantanamo Detainees 0 Jefferson23 Jun 30 Jun 30 2 387
11 of the Weirdest Solutions to the Fermi Paradox (cross-posted from GD) 7 Flying Squirrel Jun 6 Jun 10 9 919
16 Questions Edward Snowden Wasn't Asked 26 struggle4progress May 2014 May 2014 2 1191
2 Giant Banks, Seen as Immune, Become Targets. 3 elleng Apr 2014 May 2014 8 736
2.5 Million Tons of Bombs on Laos 4 polly7 Apr 2014 Apr 2014 6 616
2008 wikileaks cable "RUSSIA'S NATO ENLARGEMENT REDLINES " 1 jakeXT May 2014 May 2014 4 565
2014 COAL FINANCE REPORT CARD 0 proverbialwisdom Apr 2014 Apr 2014 4 409
2030: The Year Retirement Ends 1 question everything Jun 25 Jun 25 1 602
23 Americans Killed On Malaysia Airlines Plane In Ukraine, Reports Say 4 Lodestar Jul 28 Jul 28 1 670
40% of the food in the United States is wasted, uneaten, rotting in landfills or scrapped/wasted b4 5 Bill USA Saturday Saturday 7 607
5 Falsehoods Defenders of NSA keep Repeating that Destroy their Credibility 1 unhappycamper Jun 8 Jun 8 8 375
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