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Can President Obama Do More To Stop Deportations?

November 26, 2013

A heckler challenges Obama to do more to stop deportations, but does the president have the authority to do so?

Seattle Suburb Passes Highest Minimum Wage in Country

November 6, 2013

David Rolf of SEIU helped organize SeaTac’s Proposition 1 to provide $15/hour to hotel, restaurant, and airport workers.

The Cost of Saving the Planet

October 6, 2013
James Boyce: The US should focus on the human, not monetary cost of climate change

Media Shield Law

September 30, 2013
The definition of a “journalist” is more narrowly defined, thereby excluding many independent reporters and bloggers from avoiding court subpoenas

Wall Street Eager to See Larry Summers Nominated Fed Chair

August 27, 2013

Summers likely to be next Fed chair not despite failures but because of them

Sexual Assault in the Military

August 9, 2013
Jennifer Norris: Even with 1 out of 3 women facing sexual assault in the military, the Defense Department refuses to hold sexual predators accountable within the military justice system