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Why the Government Really Needs to Regulate Wall Street
Posted on Dec 30, 2013
Five years after destroying the world economy, big banks are back and bigger than ever; a new laptop charger promises to be smaller than the plug; meanwhile, Israeli police are ignoring Palestinian villagers’ complaints about violence in the West Bank. These discoveries and more below.
On a regular basis, Truthdig brings you the news items and odds and ends that have found their way to Larry Gross, director of the USC Annenberg School for Communication. A specialist in media and culture, art and communication, visual communication and media portrayals of minorities, Gross helped found the field of gay and lesbian studies.
If Memory Swerves: The 1 Percent Laughs Last, As Wall Street Wins Again
George Galloway, MP: The US is a Knuckle-dragging, Low Grade Moronic Culture
Novel Circuit Shrinks Laptop Chargers, Could Improve Appliance Efficiency
Castro: Mandela Is Dead: Why Hide The Truth About Apartheid?
Palestinian Villagers’ Complaints of Settler Violence Are Going Unheard
Iran Could Seize On New Sanctions Bill to Drive Wedge Between Israel Lobby, U.S. Public
The P.U.-Litzers: Here Are the Stinkiest Media Moments of 2013
The Survival Time of Chocolates on Hospital Wards: Covert Observational Study
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