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Morning Open Thread

Animation: Joe Biden on Gay Marriage (Actual Audio) from scottbateman on Vimeo. Good morning! It's Tuesday, May 8, 2012. Is your wireless provider verigreedy?

Taxpayers Should Stop Subsidizing Walmart

Walmart is the biggest retailer in the world. It boasts of having 1.2 million Americans on their payroll. Its reported annual profits are around $13 billion. So it’s safe to say since it is so big – and so ubiquitous – and so obviously

The Triangle Fire: Still Burning Before Our Nation

Crossposted with permission from Tula Connell of AFL-CIO Now Blog When word got out two weeks ago that Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker had ordered the windows of the state Capitol building bolted shut during the ongoing protests against his