PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

many good reads today

"Why has income inequality grown so explosively over the past 30 years? Why do so many working and middle class voters cast their ballots for a party that's so obviously a captive of corporations and the rich? Why is there no longer any real sustained effort to improve the lot of the middle class?"

* "The US recession lasted 18 months and was the most prolonged since World War II."
* Report finds the FBI abused its power after 9/11, investigating nonviolent groups and putting them on watch lists.
* Veterans with PTSD having trouble finding employment here at home.
* "Has the UN made the world a better place?
* Why the attempt to repeal 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' failed.
* Wow. Journalists in Mexico ask the cartels how they should handle things.
* The Republican plan to turn back time.
* The civilizations buried beneath our feet.

Tags: 2010, news

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