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Soccer: Jihadists seek to exploit widespread sense of abandonment

Soccer: Jihadists seek to exploit widespread sense of abandonment | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
By James M. Dorsey Stadia have re-emerged as a preferred jihadist target in the wake of last weekend's Islamic State (IS) bombing of the Stade de France stadium, a shootout five days later with jihadist militants in a Paris suburb adjacent to...
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Senate intelligence chair: visa waiver programme worse threat than refugees

Senate intelligence chair: visa waiver programme worse threat than refugees | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Richard Burr is ‘more concerned with the visa waiver programme’, which allows travelers to come to the US without a visa for stays of 90 days than with refugees Terrorists traveling from Europe without a visa pose a bigger threat to US security...
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Putin says Russia will respond to US missile shield by deploying new strike weapons

Putin says Russia will respond to US missile shield by deploying new strike weapons | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin says that Russia will counter NATO's U.S.-led missile defense program by deploying new strike weapons capable of piercing the shield.
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Battling The Backlash: France At War (Dispatch 2)

The streets of Paris remain tense in the aftermath of Friday's terror attack by the Islamic State that killed at least 129 people. The French government has declared a state of emergency and put the capital city on lockdown.
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Russia And France Bomb Raqqa, As Manhunt Continues For Paris Attackers

France and Russia launched fresh airstrikes on the Islamic State (IS) stronghold of Raqqa in northern Syria on Tuesday, as police made 128 overnight raids across France in the hunt for accomplices to Friday's Paris attacks claimed by the Islamist...
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No Life Too Small: World Prematurity Day 2015

No Life Too Small: World Prematurity Day 2015 | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Each year, 15 million babies -- more than 1 in 10 -- are born prematurely.

That means today, on World Prematurity Day 2015, more than 41,000 premature babies will be born.
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In Photos: Dramatic Images Show Aftermath Of Paris Terror Attacks

Gunmen and bombers killed more than 100 people in Paris in a series of coordinated attacks at locations around the city on Friday evening, including busy restaurants, bars, the city's biggest soccer stadium, and a concert hall.
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Amid Controversy, Ben Carson Named ALEC Event Speaker

Amid Controversy, Ben Carson Named ALEC Event Speaker | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Ben Carson will be a keynote speaker at the ALEC "States and Nation Policy Summit" in Scottsdale, Arizona, in December.
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A Charity For Lawmakers? ALEC Legislator Resigns to Become Lobbyist

Rep. Ben Harbin resigned after two decades as a Georgia legislator the same day The Investigators asked him for an interview about the ALEC meeting where we ...
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Abraham Lincoln, Friend of the Working Man | Nomadic Politics

Abraham Lincoln, Friend of the Working Man | Nomadic Politics | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
An interesting quote from Lincoln.
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Remember Republicans Ranting That Obama Would Ruin U.S. Auto Industry? Sales Now Highest Since 9/11

Remember Republicans Ranting That Obama Would Ruin U.S. Auto Industry? Sales Now Highest Since 9/11 | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
On November 18, 2008, Mitt Romney wrote an op-ed piece for the New York Times titled "Let Detroit Go Bankrupt." Here's the lead paragraph: If General Motors, Ford and Chrysler get the bailout that their chief executives asked for yesterday, you...
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The Financial Calculations: Why Tim Wolfe Had to Resign

The Financial Calculations: Why Tim Wolfe Had to Resign | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Jeff Roberson / AP The University of Missouri’s president Tim Wolfe has resigned after months of protest from students, faculty, and community members over the administration’s handling of recent instances of racism targeted at black students.
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New program to alert officer to suspect's mental health issues - WSMV Nashville

New program to alert officer to suspect's mental health issues - WSMV Nashville | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Metro police officers will now know in advance when they are encountering a criminal with mental health issues.
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UPDATE: Egyptian Billionaire to Purchase Two Islands to Give Syrian Refugees New Lease on Life

UPDATE: Egyptian Billionaire to Purchase Two Islands to Give Syrian Refugees New Lease on Life | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
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Taxi owners sue New York City as Uber 'eviscerates' their industry

Taxi owners sue New York City as Uber 'eviscerates' their industry | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Yellow cabbies and financial backers tell court that authorities are bankrupting them by letting app-based drivers operate without the same costly licenses New York taxi owners and the lenders behind some of them are suing New York City and its...
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Democracy: the film that gets behind the scenes of the European privacy debate - The Guardian

Democracy: the film that gets behind the scenes of the European privacy debate - The Guardian | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
As nationalism sweeps Europe, a subtle cinematic triumph about an unlikely subject animates the hopes of transnational democracy
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After Paris Attacks, CIA Director Rekindles Debate Over Surveillance - New York Times

After Paris Attacks, CIA Director Rekindles Debate Over Surveillance - New York Times | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
The director, John O. Brennan, criticized “hand-wringing” over spying by governments and said that restrictions on surveillance made it harder to find terrorists.
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Progress and Poverty: The Life and Warning of Forgotten Crusader, Henry George | Nomadic Politics

Progress and Poverty: The Life and Warning of Forgotten Crusader, Henry George | Nomadic Politics | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Outside of the academic world perhaps, few people have heard of the name of Henry George. That's a pity since his observations about economic inequality are as timely as they are essential to our own day.
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US Supreme Court To Hear Challenge To Texas' Restrictions On Abortion

In a groundbreaking move, the US Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case impacting abortion rights for millions of Texas women — and possibly influencing such access for women all over the US.
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Arrests Made In Belgium As Paris Prosecutor Says Attackers Have Been Identified (Live Updates)

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United States of ALEC: A Follow-Up

Moyers & Company follows up on a breakthrough 2012 report about ALEC, the American Legislative Exchange Council. A national consortium of state politicians a...
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Veterans Day Viewing …Is this what our service members fought and died for?

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Henderson: ‘Net Neutrality won’t work’; Ebeling: ‘The Fed distorts resource allocation’.

Our lead story: Six banks have agreed to pay a total of $4.3 billion to resolve allegations of foreign exchange manipulation. Of the six, Citi and JPMorgan have .
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The Truth behind Ben Carson's Candidacy: Why Winning May Not Be his Goal | Nomadic Politics

The Truth behind Ben Carson's Candidacy: Why Winning May Not Be his Goal | Nomadic Politics | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Is Ben Carson actually running for president? Or is he marketing his brand?
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Three Years Ago, These Chicago Workers Took Over a Window Factory. Today, They're Thriving

Three Years Ago, These Chicago Workers Took Over a Window Factory. Today, They're Thriving | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
When Republic Windows and Doors closed down without giving workers notice, the issue drew national attention. Since then, they've turned the factory into a worker-owned co-op--where they hold the power.
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Here is a socialist/capitalist merger we need more of...The one where more people really do collectively own and control their investments.

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New Yorkers Face Hard Decisions After Collapse of Health Republic Insurance - New York Times

New Yorkers Face Hard Decisions After Collapse of Health Republic Insurance - New York Times | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Some New Yorkers who have the company’s health insurance policies said they were worried how they would pay medical expenses next month, after Health Republic closes on Nov. 30.
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