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Obama hits 50% and Republicans fold on immigration


President dickhead is once again at a 50% approval rating.  This is just after the SOTU speech and the Republican leadership caving on immigration.  Rather than fight the president the Republicans will break every promise they made as they get rammed in the ass.   96 more words


In case you're worried about how the 0.1% plan to escape...?

With growing inequality and the civil unrest from Ferguson and the Occupy protests fresh in people’s mind, the world’s super rich are already preparing for the consequences.

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Wrongly convicted of murder in North Carolina - Free after 37 years in prison

Is he Black? You betcha!

A North Carolina man is free after nearly four decades in prison after forensic evidence proved he was not responsible for the murder of two women.

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"It's the politics, stupid"

In 2014, the world economy remained stuck in the same rut that it has been in since emerging from the 2008 global financial crisis. Despite seemingly strong government action in Europe and the United States, both economies suffered deep and prolonged downturns.

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U.S. Attorney nails NY State "3 men in a room" culture - with an indictment

Two of the “3 men in a room” — NY Governor Andrew Cuomo, State Assembly Speaker, Sheldon Silver

One day after charging one of New York’s leading lawmakers with exploiting his office to obtain millions of dollars in kickbacks and bribes, the United States attorney for the Southern District of New York delivered a stinging condemnation of the culture of corruption in Albany and said the system was set up to breed misdeeds.

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Bribery Is a Bargain for Big Oil | Stephen Kretzmann

Jan 23, 2015
Stephen Kretzmann
Executive Director, Oil Change International

If you are wondering why a pipeline that would create fewer jobs than a new McDonalds is the number one priority of what used to be known as “the world’s greatest deliberative body,” you are not alone. 328 more words