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Kent State: Was It about Civil Rights or 
Murdering Student Protesters? 0 niyad May 4 May 4 11 609
#ThisIsACoup July 12, 2015 Europe will never be the same 2 Jefferson23 Jul 13 Jul 14 7 389
$15 Minimum Wage A Surprising Success For Seattle Restaurant 14 Purveyor Friday 3 hrs ago 8 562
"A Personal War" -- America’s Marxist Allies Against ISIS 0 Blue_Tires Monday Monday 1 311
"All the Americans have to do is follow a treaty they helped write back in the Beatles era." 0 bananas Mar 2015 Mar 2015 3 677
"All women are selfish by nature" claims ‘moderate’ imam... 2 Surya Gayatri Mar 2015 Mar 2015 3 753
"America Does Bad Things for Good Reasons": the Vietnam War and American Exceptionalism - 11 Jefferson23 May 26 May 28 5 900
"American Energy Renaissance Act" DISASTER by Senators Cruz & Bridenstine 7 misterhighwasted Mar 2015 Mar 2015 5 721
"Another World is Possible" 3 TheGoodNews Jul 5 Jul 25 3 541
"Ashton Carter on the TPP and Rebalance"--(Kick off of his "Asia Pivot" Weapons Display Road Show) 1 KoKo Apr 2015 Apr 2015 1 465
"Deciphering the Mideast Chaos" 0 KoKo Apr 2015 Apr 2015 2 384
"Fiasco" by Thomas Ricks 5 HassleCat Apr 2015 Apr 2015 6 767
"Germany Has Never Repaid Its Debts..." 2 handmade34 Jul 12 Jul 12 10 547
"GOP candidates want you to be terrified" (Chicago Tribune) 8 mwb970 May 21 May 21 6 977
"How Barack Obama joined hands with Republicans to conquer his party on trade"--Behind the Scenes 12 KoKo Jun 26 Jun 27 11 704
"I would give it an A": Why nuclear experts love the Iran deal 16 PoliticAverse Jul 16 Jul 20 71 2968
"I'm a black ex-cop, & this is the real truth about race & policing." (spoiler: it's the leadership) 7 uhnope Jul 22 Jul 24 16 1108
"Is the world more dangerous for kids than it was 30 years ago?" 7 FSogol May 29 May 30 8 574
"Now Streaming: The Plague Years"--The Zombie Apocalypse Movie Theme Lives On 1 KoKo Jul 13 Jul 13 2 322
"Obama with Drama: Translating his comments on Israel’s Netanyahu from the Vulcan" --Juan Cole 4 KoKo Mar 2015 Mar 2015 7 818
"Occupy Wall Street" Put Inequality at the Center of Our Politics... 5 KoKo Apr 2015 Apr 2015 14 625
"People killed by police in the US" 8 handmade34 Jul 19 Jul 20 13 574
"That’s not pro-life. That’s pro-birth." A courageous Nun defends women. 1 misterhighwasted 5 hrs ago 5 hrs ago 8 155
"The Bomb Iran Lobby Gears Up for 2016"--A Very Interesting Read 3 KoKo Jun 6 Jun 7 3 508
"The Dark Alliance" Declassified (by Lauren Harper 4-7-15 Unredacted/The National Security Archive) 16 bobthedrummer Apr 2015 Jul 9 15 1889
"The Emails, Sidney Blumenthal, Hillary Rotham Clinton and Mercenaries" 5 NYC_SKP May 26 May 27 7 679
"The New Age of Counterinsurgency Policing" - Tom Dispatch 0 KoKo May 6 May 6 3 377
"The Richest Man Who Ever Lived" by Greg Steinmetz 7 Recursion Yesterday Yesterday 2 631
"The U.S. computer industry is dying--and. I’ll tell you exactly who is killing it and why" 17 KoKo Jun 30 Jul 1 83 2836
"This Isn't a Mirage" op-ed in the Salina Journal re: last Kansas election 3 sketchy May 18 May 19 15 597
"US media and pro-Israel antics in Congress" Odd Amendment placed in the TPA/TPP: 0 KoKo May 24 May 24 11 545
"votes for women" film of suffrage movement, 1912 --some incredible pics 0 niyad Jun 15 Jun 15 3 349
"When Woman is Boss"....Happy Birthday to Nikola Tesla 5 ghostsinthemachine Jul 11 Jul 12 17 660
'Am I going to make this or not?' — One American's escape from Yemen 0 JonLP24 Apr 2015 Apr 2015 1 664
'Austerity Kills': Tens of Thousands March in London Against Brutal Cuts 5 polly7 Jun 20 Jun 21 9 370
'Dead generals' and Confederate flags 'do not own the South,' says novelist Kent Wascom 0 struggle4progress Jul 21 Jul 21 4 336
'Extinct' bird rediscovered: Last seen in 1941 7 Demeter Mar 2015 Mar 2015 14 1064
'Feminist 5' Arrests Warning for China's Feminists 0 niyad May 20 May 20 2 275
'Good Kill' Cast Ethan Hawke, January Jones And Zoe Kravitz Talk About Film's Approach To Drone War 1 bananas Apr 2015 Apr 2015 0 520
'I'm Right and Everybody Else Is Wrong. Clear About That?' 8 handmade34 May 11 May 12 8 979
'Look ... It’s My Name on This': Obama Defends the Iran Nuclear Deal 0 bananas Jun 4 Jun 4 3 406
'No to Austerity': Tens of Thousands Back Syriza at Rally in Athens 4 polly7 Jun 29 Jun 30 8 421
'Rat Cop' Joe Crystal Shunned From Baltimore Police Department After Reporting Officer Brutality 5 Stuart G Jun 16 Jun 22 16 636
'The Fourth Reich': What Some Europeans See When They Look at Germany 4 TexasTowelie Mar 2015 Mar 2015 4 986
'Totally-Not-Gay Christian Leaders of America' Founded 2 EEO May 22 May 22 0 783
'We Are Many': Documentary Depicts Legacy of Global Anti-War Movement 0 polly7 May 20 May 20 8 355
'You Have a Choice': Veterans Call On Drone Operators to Refuse Orders 2 polly7 Jun 20 Jun 21 8 280
(NOBEL-WINNING ECONOMIST) Stiglitz Calls Climate Talks a 'Charade,' Pushes Plan C CARBON TAX 2 Demeter Jul 12 Jul 12 3 381
(Varoufakis:) Germany won’t spare Greek pain – it has an interest in breaking us 2 Ghost Dog Jul 10 Jul 10 4 466
... --- ... 5 WillyT Sunday Monday 20 736
1.5 Million Missing Black Men 1 swag Apr 2015 Apr 2015 3 469
10 careers with the most psychopaths per capita 10 LiberalElite Jun 27 Jun 28 15 1162
10 Ways the US Lags Behind the Rest of the World in Women’s Rights 3 niyad Apr 2015 Apr 2015 8 742
11 Things to Know About What It's Like to Run a Penis Museum 6 ghostsinthemachine May 27 May 29 3 1050
12 Ways the GOP Would Destroy the Country If They Controlled Washington After 2016 4 robertpaulsen May 11 May 12 9 1009
12th Anniversary of Illegal Iraq Invasion – 2.7 Million Iraqi Dead from Violence and/or Deprivation 4 Mr_Jefferson_24 Mar 2015 Mar 2015 17 727
13 Tips on How To Speak While Female 2 niyad Thursday Thursday 3 429
150 years later, America is still battling the Confederate mentality 4 struggle4progress Jun 26 Jun 26 13 548
150 Years Later, Two Universities Answer for Their Founder's Role in the Sand Creek Massacre 9 Judi Lynn Jun 12 Jun 16 16 1033
1776: The Revolt Against Austerity 1 n2doc May 21 May 21 3 612
1833 SCOTUS: Barron v. Baltimore 32 U.S. (7 Pet.) 243, Bill of Rights does not apply to state govts 8 steve2470 Apr 2015 Apr 2015 0 794
1883 SCOTUS racism: Civil Rights Cases 109 U.S. 3, African-Americans are second-class citizens 0 steve2470 Mar 2015 Mar 2015 1 447
1884 SCOTUS: Elk v. Wilkins 112 U.S. 94, Native Americans are not citizens by birth 4 steve2470 Mar 2015 Mar 2015 7 683
1886 SCOTUS: Santa Clara County v. Southern Pacific Railroad 118 US 394, corporations are people too 2 steve2470 Apr 2015 Apr 2015 2 510
1895 SCOTUS: United States v. E.C. Knight Company, antitrust law cannot be enforced 0 steve2470 Mar 2015 Mar 2015 0 536
1905 SCOTUS: Lochner v. New York, 198 U.S. 45, Contracts TRUMP the health of bakers! 0 steve2470 Mar 2015 Mar 2015 0 440
1908 SCOTUS: Adair v. United States 208 U.S. 161, "yellow dog" contracts are acceptable! 0 steve2470 Mar 2015 Mar 2015 0 480
1908 SCOTUS: Muller v. Oregon 208 U.S. 412, Women are too fragile to work as much as men 0 steve2470 Mar 2015 Mar 2015 2 396
1908: Labor Unions suck, Loewe v. Lawler 208 U.S. 274 2 steve2470 Mar 2015 Mar 2015 1 464
1918 SCOTUS: Hammer v. Dagenhart 247 U.S. 251, Child labor is A-OK with us (sarcasm) 3 steve2470 Mar 2015 Mar 2015 3 707
1923 SCOTUS: Adkins v. Children’s Hospital 261 U.S. 525, minimum wage for women is BAD! 0 steve2470 Apr 2015 Apr 2015 0 450
1927 SCOTUS: Buck v. Bell 274 U.S. 200, COMPULSORY sterilization of the "unfit" acceptable! 3 steve2470 Mar 2015 Mar 2015 6 705
1959 crash nuclear secret for decades 3 TexasTowelie Jul 2 Jul 2 9 885
1986 SCOTUS: Bowers v. Hardwick 478 U.S. 186, gay people having sex in private is BAD 4 steve2470 Mar 2015 Mar 2015 1 656
2016's Groundbreaking Woman Isn't Clinton, It's Carly Fiorina 10 underpants Apr 2015 Apr 2015 4 990
22 Examples of Major Technology Advances That Stem From Federal Research Support (e.g. Google search 1 Bill USA Mar 2015 Mar 2015 4 518
3 Ways USA Freedom Act Fails to Stop FBI Spying on Americans 1 Jefferson23 Jun 5 Jun 5 5 324
30 Million Gallons Under the Sea: Five Years After BP Disaster, New Drilling OK'd by Spill Site 1 red dog 1 May 20 May 20 8 461
35 Founding Father Quotes Conservative Christians Will Hate 11 chervilant Apr 2015 Apr 2015 5 1260
36 Years of Three Mile Island’s Lethal Lies … and Still Counting 2 bananas Mar 2015 Mar 2015 4 615
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