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The Western idea of private property is flawed. Indigenous peoples have it right | Julian Brave NoiseCat Who has a scythe sharp enough to fell the stalks of capitalism today? Its not Marx, Lenin and MaoWe live in a world dominated by the principle of private property. Once indigenous people were dispossessed of their lands, the land was surveyed, subdivided
The Guardian | 10 hours, 26 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Forget national politics: the real potential for the left is on the local level | Douglas Williams Attempts to move the Democratic party to the left is wasting energy that could be much better spent elsewhere: namely, changing city politicsMany have tried and failed to move the Democratic party to the left. It isnt called the graveyard of social moveme
The Guardian | 10 hours, 26 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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In Maryland, a good compromise on immigration A proposed bill strikes a reasonable balance, despite Hogans fulminations.
Washington Post | 20 hours ago | comment? | recommend
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More lies on Planned Parenthood Multiple investigations have yielded nothing, but the misinformation campaign continues.
Washington Post | 20 hours ago | comment? | recommend
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A plan to finance infrastructure Mr. DeFazio proposes a 1-cent gas-tax increase, but what we need is a dime.
Washington Post | 20 hours ago | comment? | recommend
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How not to die from loneliness Turns out American men arent just dying lonely deaths theyre dying from loneliness itself. And they dont even realize it. This month, The Boston Globes editors turned to one of their writers, Billy Baker, and asked him to write a story on how middle-aged
New York Post | 20 hours, 8 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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De Blasio's housing-killing class warfare New York has a problem: buying an apartment here is way too expensive. Mayor de Blasio has grouchily ambled along with a solution: make apartments even more expensive. That makes no sense. But its the principle of the mayors proposed mansion tax. Last wee
New York Post | 20 hours, 15 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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The fight for green power has to go nuclear The state Assembly is irate over the electric-rate hike thats set to kick in April 1, because the surcharge will fund subsidies to four Upstate nuclear plants. But the lawmakers only have themselves to blame, for going along with New Yorks 50 by 30 clean-
New York Post | 20 hours, 17 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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'Sanctuary' policies shouldn't protect thugs High-profile crimes in Rockville, Md., and Hempstead, Long Island, ought to give pause to those rushing to shield every illegal immigrant from law enforcement. Start with what Nassau County Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter called probably the most hein
New York Post | 20 hours, 20 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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A health care bill written to fail and other notable comments From the Left: GOP Health Bill Deserved to Fail The failure of the GOPs health-care bill isnt as complicated as it might seem from all the insider accounts, writes Harold Pollack at Politico: This was a failure of policy and legislative strategy ... not o
New York Post | 20 hours, 28 minutes ago | comment? | recommend