Democratic Underground - pampango's Journal pampango's Journal Sat, 28 Nov 2015 08:44:25 Sat, 28 Nov 2015 08:44:25 European citizens, like the Paris terrorists, can enter the US visa free already. They don't need Sat, 21 Nov 2015 10:13:13 From Maine: The Know-Nothings are reborn (as republicans), fueled by an anti-immigrant fever Thu, 19 Nov 2015 08:03:00 "The group hopes attacks will provoke overreactions by European governments against innocent Muslims Mon, 16 Nov 2015 14:15:36 Thomas Piketty: income inequality due to declines in unions and minimum wage, not globalization. Tue, 10 Nov 2015 11:23:05 FDR's ITO pioneered the concept of neutral arbitration of trade disputes, much more than just Mon, 09 Nov 2015 12:31:03 Amnesty International report shows 65,000 "forced disappearances" by Syrian government since 2011. Thu, 05 Nov 2015 09:28:44 Reich: A leader brings out the best in his followers. A demagogue brings out the worst. Mon, 26 Oct 2015 13:39:34 Reich: The 4 Big Lies About Immigrants - and The Truth (Trump is wrong) Thu, 22 Oct 2015 14:22:43 From Japan: TPP sets limit on corporate suits Thu, 22 Oct 2015 10:10:12 New Pew poll: Attitudes of Canadians and Americans on XL pipeline and TPP Wed, 21 Oct 2015 14:15:43 Treasury: China not manipulating currency Tue, 20 Oct 2015 10:51:37 Orrin Hatch not happy about TPP. May strip out 'fast track' and force renegotiation. Tue, 20 Oct 2015 09:46:02 A psychological perspective on Trump's appeal to his base. Thu, 15 Oct 2015 16:11:43 WTO meeting to extend poorest countries' exemption from drug patents due to expire on 1/1/16. Thu, 15 Oct 2015 15:02:55 Top pharmaceutical industry executives walked out of a meeting at the White House late Thursday Fri, 09 Oct 2015 12:11:01 "The violence of the Assad regime is the main cause of the refugee crisis." Wed, 07 Oct 2015 14:33:14 Krugman: The TPP looks better than it did, which infuriates much of Congress. Tue, 06 Oct 2015 20:29:09 Juan Cole: No, Donald Trump, Mideast wouldn’t be more Stable under Saddam & other Dictators Tue, 06 Oct 2015 11:09:08 That's fine. FDR did not agree and promoted the ITO with GATT which became the WTO. Mon, 05 Oct 2015 18:56:02 Poll shows big 4 issues in primary for both parties. GOP: 1. ending Iran deal, 2. end funding for Mon, 05 Oct 2015 13:29:32 There was a poll a few years ago that folks in the Middle East thought the US was more interested Sun, 04 Oct 2015 19:08:58 50th Anniversary of the 1965 Immigration Act that shifted immigration from Europe to Sun, 04 Oct 2015 07:59:45 ‘They were torturing to kill’: inside Syria’s death machine.Caesar, the Syrian military photographer Thu, 01 Oct 2015 10:26:09 Most Russians Oppose Sending Troops To Syria. Slim plurality support sending arms. Thu, 01 Oct 2015 09:50:43 Poll: Large partisan split in attitudes towards refugees Thu, 01 Oct 2015 09:07:31