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Robert Reich Debunks The Six Big Lies About The Economy

From The Uptake -- Reich Debunks 6 Big Lies About The Economy: Is Social Security a Ponzi scheme as Republican Presidential candidate Rick Perry claims? Noted author and former U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich debunks that claim and five

Tennessee Anti-Workers’ Rights Bill Draws Protests, Arrests

From The Uptake -- Tennessee Anti-Workers’ Rights Bill Draws Protests, Arrests: The fight over workers’ rights escalated in Tennessee this afternoon as protesters jammed a Senate hearing on a bill that would weaken unions. Seven were

Rep. Kucinich Fires Up Madison Workers' Rights Rally

Rep. Dennis Kucinich was on fire up at the rally in Wisconsin today. From The Uptake -- Rep. Kucinich Fires Up Madison Workers' Rights Rally: Representative Dennis Kucinich, (D- Ohio) attacks Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker for his trashing

A Republican Tea Party?

From The Uptake: A Republican Tea Party? At Michele Bachmann's "Kill the Bill" rally against Health Care reform, we see a Tea Party crowd and many

Senator Franken Thanks The UpTake

From Al Franken's press conference on the news tonight that the Minnesota court had ruled in his favor, declaring him the winner of the 2008 U.S. Se