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Main Street Businesses Take on Corporate Tax Havens
by Chuck Collinsposted Aug 02, 2010
- Small businesses have decided they’re done picking up the slack when Wall Street dodges taxes.
2010 a Tipping Point for Renewable Energy
by Brooke Jarvisposted Jul 28, 2010
- 100 days into the BP disaster, it's time to quit claiming that an economy based on fossil fuels is our only option.
WikiLeaks: Pentagon Papers 2.0?
by Phyllis Bennisposted Jul 27, 2010
- The WikiLeaks documents tell us what we already knew: This war isn't winnable. Can they help us stop it?
The Real Story of Racism at the USDA
by Chris Krommposted Jul 26, 2010
- Years of discrimination from the USDA forced black farmers off their land.
Van Jones: Love Harder
by Van Jonesposted Jul 23, 2010
- Van Jones on how to put Americans back to work and pull America back together.
Can You Teach Emotional Intelligence?
by Katherine Gustafsonposted Jul 22, 2010
- The Secretary of Education isn't the only one who thinks so. Behind the growing movement for social and emotional learning.
The Story of Cosmetics
posted Jul 21, 2010
- What's in your shampoo, anyway? Annie Leonard explores the toxins in our bathrooms, and what to do about them.
Greek Mythology: The Real Story of the European Debt Crisis
by Walden Belloposted Jul 20, 2010
- If ever there was a crisis created by global finance, Greece is suffering from it right now.
Taking Financial Reform into Our Own Hands
by Stacy Mitchellposted Jul 15, 2010
- Why we can't let this financial reform bill be our only response to the economic crisis.
Pentagon Spending on the Chopping Block
by Christopher Hellmanposted Jul 15, 2010
- For the first time in years, there’s serious discussion about the size of our military budget.
Health Care Happy Endings
by Dr. Ken Fabertposted Jul 14, 2010
- New Zealand's health care system still allows for happy endings. But what about the U.S.?
The Case for a New WPA
by Kate McCormackposted Jul 12, 2010
- Is it time to bring back this Depression-era program?
But What About Embedded Carbon?
by Richard Conlinposted Jul 02, 2010
- Yes, you create emissions when you burn gasoline, but what about the carbon emissions from making the car?
Where Do Our Carbon Emissions Come From, Anyway?
by Richard Conlinposted Jun 15, 2010
- Seattle is working to become America's first climate neutral city. But first, it has to figure out where its carbon comes from.
The School Lunch Revolution
by Mark Winneposted Jun 07, 2010
- A new book uncovers the best reasons yet for unconditional school food reform.