July

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Latest figures show slowing economic recovery

Hopefully, the weather this weekend will be a lot better than the economic news.

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Chicago Bears preview: offense needs work

In a couple of weeks the Bears will play their first game of the 2010 NFL season.

Marxism, truth, lies and politics

There are so many lies being churned out by the ultra-right corporate propaganda machine.

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Policing by skin color

Nearly 9 out of 10 people in New York City charged in marijuana arrests are Black or Latino, even though whites are the heaviest users of pot.

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Latin America rejects neoliberalism

It would be hard to avoid admiring this ground-breaking documentary.

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Why working in the fields is no laughing matter

Recently, Arturo Rodriguez, president of the United Farm Workers, appeared on Comedy Central's Steven Colbert Report to encourage U.S. workers to take jobs in agriculture.

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Shining the light of “The New Colossus” into Arizona

Two things about immigration are assured this coming week.

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“Inception” has viewers guessing ― dreams vs. reality

From beginning to end "Inception" has viewers guessing about what's real and what's not.

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July 26, Cuba: absolved by history

July 26, 1953 was the start of the movement to overthrow Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista -- and the Cuban Revolution.

Sherrod, Obama, and the strength of roots

How would members of the Obama administration have reacted to racist pressure from the Deep South in the early '60s?

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