October 24th, 2013

News

Income inequality and the ghost of Beruit

THURSDAY NEWS:
* New study finds almost half of public school students come from low income families.
* Tracing the surveillance state back to the Beruit bombing.
* Social security was gutted by growing income inequality.
* "It’s not the system that’s the problem; it’s the broken Republican Party. If your reform isn’t about that, then good or bad, it’s just not relevant to the current situation."
* How the right wing's echo chamber is making things worse for everyone.
* "Hasbara": inside the massive Israeli propaganda industry.