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2012 US Elections

The Presidential Elections and Racism in America
Larry Wilkerson: A look in American prisons shows that racism and the ideas of the civil war are still alive

  November 6, 2012

Obama's or Romney's Foreign Policy: Does it Matter Who Wins ?
Larry Wilkerson: All US administrations have similar foreign policy, but the neo-con group around Bush/Cheney was more dangerous and many of the same characters are advising Romney

  November 1, 2012

Romney Made Multi-Millions in Detroit Bailout
Greg Palast: Romney's "blind" trust and his allies made tens of millions in the GM/Chrysler bailout by purchasing a parts manufacturer and threatening to close down GM if not bought out at an inflated price

  October 26, 2012

Should Progressives Vote Obama in a Swing State?
A debate with Cheri Honkala, VP candidate of the Green Party and Jeff Cohen of

  October 18, 2012

The VP Debate: What They Didn't Talk About
The moderator didn't question the right of US to project global power; no discussion about the cause of the crash or the the power of the big banks

  October 12, 2012

Romney and Obama Policy to Save GM: Lower Wages
Romney plan to “restructure” GM essentially the same as the Obama plan

  October 4, 2012

US Elections: Pick Your Poison
Chris Hedges: The system has not been able to respond in a rational way, the way the Roosevelt administration responded rationally through the New Deal. And because of that, we're in deep, deep trouble. So I think all of our hope now has to be invested in acts of civil disobedience

  October 3, 2012

Will Obama, the Fed's QE3 or Romney's "Smaller Government" Create Jobs?
Leo Panitch and Sam Gindin: As long as effective demand remains low and banks demand austerity to protect their assets, the crisis will deepen

  September 12, 2012

Obama vs Romney on Human Rights
Michael Ratner: President Obama’s record on human rights is no better than George Bush

  September 14, 2012

Does Obama Economic Policy "Just Need More Time"?
Jerry Epstein: The basic policies must change or recession and high unemployment will continue

  September 7, 2012

Obama's Policies Won't Create Jobs, but Romney Will be a Disaster
Bob Pollin: The export-led recovery does not take into account a deepening world recession

  September 7, 2012

Protestors Target Democratic National Convention
Journalists allege assault at hands of undercover police at DNC

  September 10, 2012

Green Party Presidential Candidate Presents a "New Green Deal"
Jill Stein: Neither Obama nor Romney have a program that will create millions of jobs

  September 7, 2012

Black Agenda Report Editor: "Obama is not the lesser evil"
Glen Ford: President Obama has managed the crisis on behalf of the 1% more effectively than a Republican could have

  September 7, 2012

Will Disillusioned Young People Vote for Obama?
Julianne Malveaux: People do need to develop independent politics, but even if they are disillusioned, people must consider what Romney/Ryan would do to the country

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