Democratic Underground - pampango's Journal pampango's Journal http://www.democraticunderground.com http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Tue, 29 Jul 2014 03:54:06 Tue, 29 Jul 2014 03:54:06 Good news to liberals that global inequality is falling. Bad news that domestic inequality is rising http://www.democraticunderground.com/10025269927 Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:42:21 Canada Day: How to Be Patriotic About a Country Built on Diversity http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5182600 Wed, 02 Jul 2014 09:46:43 Poll: repub base/establishment agree (Obama, gov't role), disagree (immigration, gay rights) http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5163605 Sat, 28 Jun 2014 15:01:53 How China views the TPP, the WTO and bilateral trade agreements. http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5160356 Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:59:46 There need to be labor and environmental standards in any trade agreement. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10025153082 Thu, 26 Jun 2014 08:59:58 One of many countries that actually does what many US politicians profess is impossible: http://www.democraticunderground.com/10025151477 Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:12:31 Great Title: “Change They Can’t Believe In: The Tea Party and Reactionary Politics in America” http://www.democraticunderground.com/10025148524 Wed, 25 Jun 2014 08:37:44 Certainly true that agreements (trade, peace or labor) can be "good or crappy" but http://www.democraticunderground.com/10025142934 Tue, 24 Jun 2014 07:08:29 In 1936 Republicans accused FDR of making "secret" trade deals with "our foreign competitors". http://www.democraticunderground.com/10025141452 Mon, 23 Jun 2014 20:16:10 Eurostat report: The EU continues to have the highest taxed countries in the world. http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5113078 Tue, 17 Jun 2014 16:25:43 Krugman: Corporate shock over the defeat of Cantor. http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5112756 Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:28:40 Juan Cole: 7 Myths about the Radical Sunni Advance in Iraq http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5112176 Tue, 17 Jun 2014 13:44:49 Countries with the most equal income distributions all do it with the same policies. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10025091772 Fri, 13 Jun 2014 09:51:39 Add to those: Return the appointment of U.S. Senators by the State Legislatures, http://www.democraticunderground.com/10025091288 Fri, 13 Jun 2014 07:22:05 Pew Poll: Republicans put more value on living with family/friends who share their politics. http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5086157 Thu, 12 Jun 2014 09:10:41 Swedish Official Praises US -EU Trade Agreement http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5083624 Wed, 11 Jun 2014 17:52:46 "1) nationalist, anti-globalist arguments ... , 2) anti-immigrant politics ..., 3) a white electoral http://www.democraticunderground.com/10025080142 Wed, 11 Jun 2014 07:18:36 The far-right did well in the EU parliament elections. TTIP is not going anywhere. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10025064705 Sun, 08 Jun 2014 07:33:12 "Vladimir Putin has a lot in common with those very American hawks who hate him the most." http://www.democraticunderground.com/10025052432 Thu, 05 Jun 2014 09:33:33 At 1.1% of GDP Ukraine's military budget is as low as Sweden, Denmark, Germany http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014819309 Thu, 05 Jun 2014 06:46:47 Ratio of incomes of the top 10% vs. bottom 10%: 16-1 in US, 13-1 in Russia, 6-1 in Ukraine, Sweden, http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5048503 Wed, 04 Jun 2014 12:10:31 There is no symmetry between the so-called 'extremism' of left and right (Syriza in Greece) http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5042813 Tue, 03 Jun 2014 10:06:10 80% of Germans, 77% of Swedes believe that immigrants do not take jobs of native-born. http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5038224 Mon, 02 Jun 2014 12:42:39 Marine Le Pen to meet other far-right leaders in move to create anti-EU bloc http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=5008901 Tue, 27 May 2014 19:53:56 Russia toughens laws against separatists seeking self-determination inside Russia. http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=4991615 Fri, 23 May 2014 20:18:28