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New Zealand Education Post Dumbing Down

For years now, successive Labour and National led governments astonishingly dumbed down education. Failed education models, one after the other, were forced on New Zealanders,  404 more words

The United States is Way Behind China in Preparing for Climate Change

Let’s ponder the long run for a sec here:  Who’s smarter?  Who’s doing the best job planning for the future?

I vote for China.

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Republicans, Including Wingers & "Moderates"

Senate Republicans Block Passage of Amendment Prohibiting Rich People From Buying Our Elections

As soon as the Citizens United and McCutcheon decisions were handed down by the Supreme Court I knew it might be impossible to reverse them because as the minutes passed, rich donors poured money into the pockets of politicians, making them less and less likely to vote to overturn them: 361 more words

Republicans, Including Wingers & "Moderates"

Dick Cheney As Wise Republican Elder Statesman

You probably heard that House Republicans brought Dick Cheney in for a meeting yesterday so he — yes, he, most recently of blundered Iraq war fame — could strategize with them on the next go round in that miserable disaster.  153 more words

Republicans, Including Wingers & "Moderates"