Articles of Interest
March 29, 2007, 1:00am

Income inequality grew significantly in 2005, with the top 1 percent of Americans – those with incomes that year of more than $348,000 – receiving their largest share of national income since 1928, analysis of newly released tax data shows.… Read more »

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March 16, 2007, 1:00am

The unthinkable has happened. Senator John McCain met a question, while sitting with reporters on his bus as it rumbled through Iowa today, that he couldn’t – or perhaps wouldn’t – answer.

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March 14, 2007, 1:00am

Yesterday, the administration provided Congress with emails between White House aides and Attorney General Alberto Gonzales’s chief of staff Kyle Sampson, who resigned earlier this week. The documents “show an orchestrated effort to fire several U.S. attorneys, counter to Mr. … Read more »

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March 14, 2007, 1:00am

Let me see if I’ve got this straight. Perhaps two years ago, an “informal” meeting of “veterans” of the 1980s Iran-Contra scandal… Read more »

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March 13, 2007, 1:00am

As Shakespeare might ask, what happens when the quality of justice becomes strained? That is the question raised by new evidence of improper politicization of the Department of Justice.

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March 11, 2007, 1:00am

Scooter Libby knows too much about covert administration schemes far darker than the smearing of Joseph Wilson.

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March 11, 2007, 1:00am

If President Bush requires any more proof that he sits on the wrong side of the global warming debate, he should listen to his own scientists. An internal draft of a report the administration will soon forward to the United … Read more »

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March 09, 2007, 1:00am

Justice: More than Mistakes

by Faiz Shakir, Nico Pitney, Amanda Terkel,
Payson Schwin, and Satyam Khanna

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March 09, 2007, 1:00am

The following is excerpted from the keynote speech delivered by Paul Krugman at the Economic Policy Institute’s recent conference on The Agenda for Shared Prosperity.

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March 08, 2007, 1:00am

Why in the world is anyone surprised that the Bush administration has not been taking good care of wounded and disabled American troops?

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