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Pres. Jimmy Carter Calls Pres. Obama Out on Administration’s International Human Rights Violations

**UPDATED BELOW**

At a time when popular revolutions are sweeping the globe, the United States should be strengthening, not weakening, basic rules of law and principles of justice enumerated in the Universal Declaration of Human […]

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Poverty is Growing in the ‘Exceptional’ USA, But It Isn’t a Campaign Concern

Joyce L. Arnold, Liberally Independent, Queer Talk, equality activist, writer.

Seriously addressing the increasing levels of poverty will not be done by Obama or Romney. It is being addressed by hunger, homeless and […]

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SCOTUS Upholds Capitalistic Democracy

ANYONE LOOKING TO THURSDAY might take today’s ruling on the Citizens United challenge as a harrowing warning.

That today’s ruling and the Citizens United case came about because of the right’s fear of Hillary Clinton […]

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SCOTUS Punts on Racial Profiling, Next Stop Lawsuits

The court backed a section of the Arizona state law that calls for police to check the immigration status of people they stop. – Supreme Court Upholds Key Part of Arizona Law [Wall Street […]

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Campbell Brown Takes on Planned Parenthood

“We got more than what we thought we’d get” “” Rep. Bart Stupak (via C-SPAN)

AND FOR GOOD REASONS. There’s a dust up over Campbell Brown’s op-ed in the New York Times on Sunday, people […]

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The Irrepressible Secretary Hillary Clinton

SECRETARY CLINTON is in a league, a class, a realm all her own. A swearing in as only she could.

h/t to reader “newdealdem1,” one of our valuable commenters, as well as a financial […]

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Historic Egypt Election Delivers Muslim Brotherhood’s Mohamed Mursi to the Presidency

**UPDATED below with White House Statement**

“There is no such thing called an Islamic democracy. There is democracy only. … The people are the source of authority,” he said. Asked about the role of women, […]

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TM.com, The Hillary Effect and 2012 Context

by Joyce L. Arnold, Liberally Independent, Queer Talk, equality activist, writer.

I think a lot about context. Analysis of a particular incident can be helpful. But without context, without some idea of what’s gone before; […]

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Anne-Marie Slaughter Doesn’t Want Her Dream Job Anymore

OH, SWEET EGO. So, the first Director of Public Policy Planning at State Department would rather be at home. Oh, to have so much, then decide it’s just not enough. What it […]

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