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Graham Offers Sanders Help 'Reforming' Tax Code In Exchange For Help 'Reforming Entitlements'
Sen. Lindsey Graham asked Sen. Bernie Sanders for some help "reforming" our "entitlements" in exchange for flattening the tax code. Sanders responded with a reminder of just what the word "reform" means for those relying on our social safety nets. Read more...
Weekly Round-Up: Actions, events and Occupy in the news. Read more...
Call for Solidarity Action From NY To Turkey, Brazil and Greece. Read more...
Digby flagged this segment from this Sunday's Fareed Zakaria GPS, and as she noted, Zakaria seems to be singing a very different tune on austerity. Read more...
Greece's largest-growing populist party, the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn, is going international with plans to open headquarters in any country where Greeks live. Read more...

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From this Monday's Democracy Now, economist Richard Wolff is asked about Bill O'Reilly's remarks last week where he told his audience on Fox that Cyprus and other European countries are facing economic hardships because they’re so-called "nanny states." Wolff responded with a lesson in economics 101 for Bill-O. Read more...
Protesters in city of Thessaloniki say mine will cause irreversible environmental damage to the area. Read more...
I hate the analogy that Lindsey Graham and his deficit-scold buddies use -- that America is moments away from becoming Greece if we don’t Fix The Debt © now. It’s good for fear mongering to destroy our social safety nets, but not much Read more...
Activists: Air raid on Petrol Station in Damascus Suburb Kills 30 At least 30 civilians were killed on Wednesday when Syrian warplanes bombed a petrol station in a rebellious suburb on the eastern edge of Damascus, two opposition campaigners Read more...
Al Jazeera looks back at 2012 and some of the events that changed our world. Read more...