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Making 'Quality Assurance' A Top NPR.org Priority In 2017 Following a record digital audience in 2016, the NPR newsroom should focus on fundamentals this year.
NPR.org | Jan 19, 2017 8:30 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
The Guardian view on Obamas legacy: yes he did make a difference | Editorial The outgoing US presidents performance fell far short of the hopes he and others cherished in 2008. But the prospect of his successor is not the only reason to appreciate his time in officeDonald Trump takes office as president of the United States tomorr
The Guardian | Jan 19, 2017 8:02 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
In the fight for climate justice, indigenous people set the path and lead the way | Julian Brave NoiseCat The cornerstone of the climate justice movement must be indigenous rights and sovereigntyMany believe the fight to combat climate change hinges on the aligned interests of capital and state. Give the Elon Musks of the world enough time and resources and t
The Guardian | Jan 19, 2017 3:36 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Why we march against Trump: violence against women and the Earth is linked | Osprey Orielle Lake We march for the safety of our world at a critical juncture for the Earth, womens rights and the American democratic experimentThe incoming president of the United States will assume office as a tide of hundreds of thousands of women and allies from acros
The Guardian | Jan 19, 2017 2:49 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Trump's sexism is trickling down. Let's refuse to accept it | Jessica Valenti We know that Hillary Clintons loss sent a sad message to young women what about the signals young men have received from Trumps win?In 1998, philosopher Richard Rorty made a prediction about American politics that turned out to be eerily prescient. He wro
The Guardian | Jan 19, 2017 12:28 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Your last best chance: 29 reasons to join the Women's March on Washington A day after Donald Trumps inauguration, people will gather in the capital to prove there are more of us than there are of them but only if we show upThe reason to march in the Womens March on Washington is the reason its worth trying to try to keep posses
The Guardian | Jan 19, 2017 11:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Deal for more MTA fare hikes helps Cuomo avoid trouble The MTAs new contract with the Transport Workers Union means 28 months of labor peace but at what cost? TWU Local 100s 38,000 city bus and subway workers scored 2.5 percent wage hikes and new dental benefits without making any concessions. Plus a me-too c
New York Post | Jan 19, 2017 02:02 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Why parents want out of de Blasio-run schools Some 1,100 charter parents rallied in Albany on Wednesday, urging lawmakers to protect the public schools that are delivering hope and opportunity in many of New Yorks toughest neighborhoods. Its easy to see why the hunger for charters is unabated as ever
New York Post | Jan 19, 2017 02:01 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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The press declares war on Trump As Donald Trump gets set to take office, the press corps has erupted in smugness and prepared for war. Start with the furor when Team Trump suggested moving daily press briefings from the White House to the Executive Office Building next door. Requests to
New York Post | Jan 19, 2017 02:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Having a clear plan is the weapon Trump's treasury secretary pick needs The lefty smear apparatus is about to take aim at maybe the most vulnerable of President-elect Donald Trumps cabinet choices: Treasury Secretary-designate Steven Mnuchin, who will no doubt face withering questions about his life as a greedy hedge-fund man
New York Post | Jan 19, 2017 01:55 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend