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Indivisible

A Practical Guide for Resisting the Trump Agenda
Pub Date: 
Wed, 01/04/2017
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Former congressional staffers reveal best practices for making Congress listen.

The New Republican Landscape

Pub Date: 
Mon, 04/18/2011
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Six months after voters sent Republicans in large numbers to Congress and many statehouses, it is possible to see the full landscape of destruction that their policies would cause — much of which has already begun. If it was not clear before, it is obvious now that the party is fully engaged in a project to dismantle the foundations of the New Deal and the Great Society, and to liberate business and the rich from the inconveniences of oversight and taxes.

Who killed the newspaper?

The most useful bit of the media is disappearing. A cause for concern, but not for panic
Pub Date: 
Thu, 08/24/2006
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Public Praises Science; Scientists Fault Public, Media

Scientific Achievements Less Prominent Than a Decade Ago
Pub Date: 
Thu, 07/09/2009
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Politics may play some role in the positive way the scientists surveyed judge the times. More than half of the scientists surveyed (55%) say they are Democrats, compared with 35% of the public. Fully 52% of the scientists call themselves liberals; among the public, just 20% describe themselves as liberals. Many of the scientists surveyed mentioned in their open-ended comments that they were optimistic about the Obama administration’s likely impact on science.

Editorial: Foreclosures: No End in Sight

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Tue, 06/02/2009
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One of the biggest problems is that the plan focuses almost entirely on lowering monthly payments. But overly onerous payments are only part of the problem. For 15.4 million “underwater” borrowers — those who owe more on their mortgages than their homes are worth — a lack of home equity puts them at risk of default, even if their monthly payments have been reduced. They have no cushion to fall back on in the event of a setback, like job loss or illness.

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