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Behind the opioid crisis: Republicans and Obama cleared the way for corporate murder – World Socialist Web Site

October 16th, 2017 · No Comments

A joint investigation by “60 Minutes” and the “Washington Post” found that Republicans and Democrats in Washington did the bidding of giant drug distribution companies responsible for fueling the opioid crisis.

Source: Behind the opioid crisis: Republicans and Obama cleared the way for corporate murder – World Socialist Web Site

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The Rich Can’t Achieve Plurality, But the Poor Can

October 16th, 2017 · No Comments

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Revolution Deferred: What Lessons Can We Learn From October 1917?

October 16th, 2017 · No Comments

Factions, rivalries, even a Lenin who flip-flopped.

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Yascha Mounk on Millennial Americans and Democracy – The Atlantic – The Atlantic

October 15th, 2017 · No Comments

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Multi-State Suit Targets Trump’s “Reckless Assault” on Healthcare as Anger Flows | Common Dreams

October 15th, 2017 · No Comments

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Monopoly Men | Portside

October 15th, 2017 · No Comments

After an eventful summer in Silicon Valley, there is blood in the water. At stake is democracy itself.

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The Speculative Civil War Novel Comes Home

October 15th, 2017 · No Comments

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Venezuela regional elections: the right wing seeks to advance while the PSUV offers more of the same

October 15th, 2017 · No Comments

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Economic Update: Transition Beyond Capitalism

October 15th, 2017 · No Comments

This week’s episode discusses the economic costs and benefits of refugees, and more.

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San Francisco Is Suing Major Oil Companies to Protect its Citizens from Climate Change – Mother Jones

October 15th, 2017 · No Comments

Sea level rise could lead to catastrophic flooding, and the city blames ExxonMobile and BP.

Source: San Francisco Is Suing Major Oil Companies to Protect its Citizens from Climate Change – Mother Jones

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