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The documentary "We're Not Broke' is an expose of how America is not running out of money for infrastructure, benefits etc, but rather corporations are legally hiding all of their profits in offshore accounts to avoid paying taxes. Vanity Fair this month has a fantastic expose on Romney's vast wealth -- which his team is not disclosing details of -- probably having been built up via these offshore untaxed accounts.
If the US is truly supporting Egypt's fledgling democracy -- which means, Mrs. Clinton, CIVIL society -- why do we send the Secretary of State to meet with the military? In a democracy, the military WORKS for the civil leadership and does not have separate diplomatic relations with other countries.
Our increasingly controlled democracies: "When did England Become a Police State?" asks Steve Van Zandt.
An historic day for women's global leadership and a major triumph for the women of the African Union.
Former Egyptian dictator headed back to prison ...
Jim Crow is coming back in all kinds of tricky guises: see yesterday's post about Florida voters and DHS.... "Texas' Poll Tax in Disguise: A law requiring a photo ID to vote attacks a key achievement of the civil rights era," by Bruce Ackerman and Jennifer Nouat.
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Author & political activist Naomi Wolf raises awareness of the pervasive inequities that exist in society and politics. She encourages people to take charge of their lives, voice their concerns and enact change.