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  1. NYT Publishes Call to Bomb IranRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    If two major newspapers in, say, Russia published major articles openly advocating the unprovoked bombing of a country, say, Israel, the U.S. government and news media would be aflame with denunciations about "aggression," "criminality," "madness," and "behavior not fitting the Twenty-first Century." But when the newspapers are American -- the New York Times and the Washington Post -- and the target country is Iran, no one in the U.S. government and media bats an eye.

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  2. Schock's House Farewell Compares Himself to LincolnRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    Rep. Aaron Schock, R-Illinois, bid goodbye to his fellow members of Congress on the House floor Thursday afternoon. "I leave here with sadness and humility," Schock said.

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  3. An Anniversary of SortsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Today is the 36th anniversary of the nuclear meltdown at Three Mile Island unit-2. Just noting that fact, since it's a fact.

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  4. Greenpeace on the Case to Stop Shell -- I Hope you support this workRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Here is a Greenpeace campaign I hope you'll support a if you read through this, click links, etc., you'll see why my trying to summarize it for you would do it a great injusticea Please click through and support this campaign. Thanks! One specific piece I believe is a lynch-pin great idea is in the logbook -- March 26: Flags of conveniencea Spoiler alert: this is where tropical western Pacific Ocean Marshall Islands connect via Greenpeace efforts to Stop Shell in the Arctic Ocean! But I understand that without the context of the earlier pieces since about March 15th and even before then when the Greenpeace ship Esperanza sailed from Thailand, what I post only amounts to a ramble/rant/etc.

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  5. Tucker Carlson: I Am Against Whipping People Up Into A Frenzy Of Fear And Hatred Based On LiesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    I didn't think it was possible to despise Tucker Carlson any more than I already did, but he has managed to surpass my lowest expectations. Fortune Magazine listed two of the Ferguson protesters as two of the top fifty leaders of 2014.

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  6. Paralyzed Vet's Wife Wants Bergdahl Held AccountableRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    Shannon Allen, the wife of Sgt. 1st Class Mark Allen, posted a scathing message on her Facebook page about Sgt.

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  7. 3/28/2015Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | Digby

    When bigotry costs you by digby Evidently a lot of Indiana businesses are upset that the state government just legalized discrimination. It's bad for business: Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff has made good on a threat tweeted Wednesday evening, warning that the $4 billion company would "dramatically reduce" its investment in Indiana in response to a religious freedom law that critics say is a "license to discriminate" against LGBT individuals.

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  8. The Myth That Estate Tax Kills Family FarmsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    David Cay Johnston, Al Jazeera English: Congress is voting this week on whether to repeal the estate tax. The step would be a huge boon to billionaires and others whose fortunes would forever escape taxation, creating an even larger dynastic class of inheritors who owe their riches to their skill at picking their parents.

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  9. Rand Paul Tosses Libertarian Supporters For The Religious RightRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    Rand Paul, like his father, courted the college vote with his libertarian views on national security issues. Ron Paul also held some of the religious vote by ditching those views to express his wholehearted objection to women's rights in general and abortion rights in particular.

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  10. Stop Smoking the DemocrackRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | War Is A Crime

    By Cindy Sheehan and David Swanson The U.S. government is toying with a war with nuclear Russia while already waging wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, having done severe damage to Libya, Yemen, Pakistan, and Somalia. Military spending is climbing ever higher.

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  11. Lubitz Told Girlfriend 'Everyone Will Know My Name'Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    The ex-girlfriend of Andreas Lubitz, the Germanwings co-pilot suspected of intentionally crashing his plane, said that he told her, "One day I'm going to do something that will change the whole system, and everyone will know my name and remember."

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  12. It's Always Important To Remember Who the Real Victims AreRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Balloon Juice

    The sheer capacity of people to self-delude is quite astonishing, although not so much as it is amazing how bible thumpers are always turning themselves in to martyrs when they get caught doing something evil : And the public firestorm has been fueled almost exclusively by critics - from gay rights activists to business leaders to celebrities- who see the law as a license to discriminate under the guise of religion. Oddly and conspicuously missing has been a strong counter-show of public support by the law's backers, including evangelical Christians.

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  13. Robert Scheer Talks Privacy With Journalist Aleecia McDonaldRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Truthdig

    The Peninsula Peace and Justice Center hosted Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer and journalist Aleecia McDonald, a Non-Resident Fellow at Stanford's Center for Internet and Society, in a public conversation about the themes at the center of Scheer's new book, " They Know Everything About You, How Data-Collecting Corporations and Snooping Government Agencies Are Destroying Democracy ." The conversation took place in Palo Alto, Calif.

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  14. Could Drones Put Out Forest Fires With This Sound Wave Device?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Truthdig

    George Mason University engineering seniors Viet Tran and Seth Robertson have discovered a way to extinguish flames with low-frequency sound waves. With a preliminary patent on the device, they're determined to explore the possibilities.

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  15. Country Music, Tea Party 'Populism' and Ted CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Truthdig

    Nobody who knows Ted Cruz - the Texas freshman Senator who became the first official contestant for the Republican Party's presidential nomination this week - doubts that he is very, very smart. That includes Cruz himself, whose emphatic confidence in his own superior intelligence has not always endeared him to colleagues and acquaintances .

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  16. Who Should Not Have Nuclear Weapons: The US or Iran?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    Any treaty that prevents the spread of nuclear weapons is a good thing. To oppose such a treaty is irrational, political, or both. 5 comments

  17. Thousands Rally Against Cuomo's Billionaire-Backed Education SchemeRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    The crowd outside New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's Manhattan office as parents, teachers, and students rallied for public education. Thousands of parents, teachers, and students from across the state flooded the streets of Manhattan on Saturday to call out Governor Andrew Cuomo for selling out the public school system.

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  18. The Social Costs Of Capitalism Are Destroying Earth's Ability To Support LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    I admire David Ray Griffin for his wide-ranging intelligence, his research skills, and for his courage. Dr. Griffin is not afraid to take on the controversial topics.

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  19. 'Left, Right & Center': War in Yemen, President Cruz?, Harry Reid Will RetireRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Truthdig

    Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer and the other "Left, Right and Center" panelists discuss a new proxy war in the Middle East as the U.S. supports Saudi-led air strikes in Yemen. Also, Ted Cruz announces his run for president and Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid endorses Sen. Charles Schumer as his successor after announcing he will not seek re-election.

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  20. POLL -- Kshama Sawant: Favorable or Unfavorable?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Kshama Sawant says that if we in the left want to rebuild from the 2014 elections, we have to take Socialism seriously: Socialism has been declared dead many times. After the fall of the Berlin Wall and the ensuing collapse of the "communist" regimes in Eastern Europe, the global capitalist elite launched an unprecedented ideological offensive.

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