Opinion

                
  • As Ohio goes, so goes the nation

    As Ohio goes, so goes the nation

    November 10, 2006

    Ohio, Indiana, Missouri and Pennsylvania were big players in the national tidal wave for change Nov. 7. Below are quick highlights from some of our volunteer correspondents on the ground in those and other states. Look...

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  • Texas struggle at fever pitch

    Texas struggle at fever pitch

    November 3, 2006

    Commentary HOUSTON — Texas is known for hot weather, but the heat of struggles is exceptional this fall. We progressives in Houston find ourselves literally running from one event to another without time to catch our...

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  • Brazil celebrates Lulas re-election

    Brazil celebrates Lulas re-election

    November 3, 2006

    News Analysis SÃO PAOLO, Brazil — The Brazilian people have rejected a right-wing onslaught and handed Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva a decisive re-election as president. In one of the most contentious presidential elections in Brazilian...

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  • The border wall: who will build it?

    The border wall: who will build it?

    November 3, 2006

    NewsAnalysisDALLAS — All over Texas, people are incredulous about the Republican election ploy to build a 700-mile fence along the U.S.-Mexico border — from Columbus, N.M., to El Paso, Texas. President George W. Bush signed a...

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  • GOP swamps Michigan in racism, dirty tricks

    GOP swamps Michigan in racism, dirty tricks

    October 27, 2006

    Commentary Voters in Michigan can deliver a knockout punch to the Bush agenda. But to do so, they will have to find their way through a Republican minefield that works to scapegoat the victims of an...

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