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Malloy makes deal with unions to lower future pension payments


HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Governor Malloy has announced a major deal with the state labor unions that will affect state budgets for decades to come. Unfortunately, it will have a minimal impact on next year’s projected $1.5 billion deficit. 347 more words

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The dignity of work: a surprising point of division

By Jonathan Malesic

Every American, it seems, believes in the dignity of work. Americans overwhelmingly see ourselves as hardworking, attesting to the value they place on work. 831 more words

Unsolved Problems

Class Warfare

These are the words of a “white trash hillbilly from the holler.”

He and his compatriots are not looting.  They are not vandalizing.  They simply know the score.  360 more words

When The Hospital Messes Up

Every mom has her own birth story – smooth or not so smooth – it’s a memory that will never fade. I remember thinking on Liam’s first birthday – … 970 more words

Meg, A Gladiator

SAG-AFTRA Wins Battle With Video Game Companies Over Domain Name

EXCLUSIVE: SAG-AFTRA has won its first tangible victory in its seven-week-old strike against the video game industry: it’s gotten the companies to take down a strike news website… 382 more words

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Weekend Reads! Get Yer Hot Weekend Reads Here!

The power of #NoDAPL; foreign fighters then and now; good books; labor and the environment; and more.  1,684 more words

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