politics

                
  • Can anybody beat Rahm?

    Can anybody beat Rahm?

    November 19, 2010 By John Bachtell

    CHICAGO - Can anyone beat Rahm? That's the question on the minds of many Chicagoans as the Nov. 22 candidate petition-filing deadline for mayor of the nation's third largest city fast approaches.

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  • Amy Dean: Labor must build “to challenge power”

    Amy Dean: Labor must build “to challenge power”

    November 19, 2010 By Tony Pecinovsky

    To re-build the American labor movement we “can’t use the same tired old strategies and tactics,” Amy B. Dean told union members and community activists here at the Friends of the People’s World 7th Annual ‘Working...

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  • The GOP doesn’t care about hungry families

    The GOP doesn’t care about hungry families

    November 17, 2010 By PW Editorial Board

    One in four children are in danger of going hungry every night says the U.S. Department of Agriculture in a new report on “food insecurity.”

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  • “Neutrality” is bogus

    “Neutrality” is bogus

    November 12, 2010 By Rick Nagin

    MSNBC’s suspension of Keith Olbermann for contributing to the re-election campaign of Rep. Raul Grijalva, D-Ariz., and two other Democrats has been the occasion for much discussion about the issue of journalistic standards.

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  • How Connecticut bucked the nation

    How Connecticut bucked the nation

    November 10, 2010 By Joelle Fishman

    Two weeks before election day, an unnamed outside Republican business group poured $1 million into vicious ads attacking Democratic incumbent Rep. Chris Murphy in the 5th Congressional District, claiming he voted for "Viagra for sex offenders."

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