Articles of Interest
January 20, 2015, 2:00am

Last year was the hottest on earth since record-keeping began in 1880, scientists reported on Friday, underscoring warnings about the risks of runaway greenhouse gas emissions and undermining claims by climate change contrarians that global warming had somehow stopped.

Extreme … Read more »

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January 16, 2015, 3:00am

A team of scientists, in a groundbreaking analysis of data from hundreds of sources, has concluded that humans are on the verge of causing unprecedented damage to the oceans and the animals living in them.

“We may be sitting on … Read more »

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January 16, 2015, 3:00am

By: John Lundin

Hey Republicans. Yeah, you – the ones with your heads in the sand. Watch out! President Obama wants to save you from the effects of climate change, whether you deny it or not.

President Obama’s lasting legacy … Read more »

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January 14, 2015, 3:00am

IN 1974, I graduated from Skyline High School in Oakland, Calif., an underachieving student with lousy SAT scores. Allowed to send my results to three colleges, I chose M.I.T. and Villanova, knowing such fine schools would never accept a student … Read more »

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January 14, 2015, 3:00am

In New Congress, Wall St. Pushes to Undermine Dodd-Frank Reform

WASHINGTON — In the span of a month, the nation’s biggest banks and investment firms have twice won passage of measures to weaken regulations intended to help lessen the risk … Read more »

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January 08, 2015, 4:00am

WASHINGTON — Three years before he ran for president in 2008, a newly slim Mike Huckabee peddled a book with a title that doubled as a lecture: “Quit Digging Your Grave With a Knife and Fork.” Now, as he considers … Read more »

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January 08, 2015, 3:00am

http://www.esquire.com/blogs/politics/barack-obama-cynic-and-the-lame-duck-president-0115… Read more »

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January 08, 2015, 2:00am

Nathan Salminen (is a lawyer and an amateur economic and political researcher. Nathan has been politically active for many years, including working for the Senate Committee on the Judiciary as a law clerk. Nathan studied international relations at Georgetown University, … Read more »

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January 05, 2015, 4:00am

http://readersupportednews.org/news-section2/318-66/27874-the-senates-46-democrats-got-20-million-more-votes-than-its-54-republicans… Read more »

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January 05, 2015, 4:00am

Suddenly, or so it seems, the U.S. economy is looking better. Things have been looking up for a while, but at this point the signs of improvement — job gains, rapidly growing G.D.P., rising public confidence — are unmistakable.

The … Read more »

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