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Ted Cruz’s Vision

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Pushy Congress

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Government Shutdown

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Road Block

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Obamacare Ambulance

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Care for Green

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Tea Party Courage

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Shut Down Obama

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Truthdigger of the Week: Lori Wallach

This critic of globalization is one of the few voices trying to alert the public to a secretive, ongoing effort to create a legal means for corporations to attack and subvert government.

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GOP Shuts Down U.S. Government

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The True State of the Economy

There is a tradeoff for all the loot Obama’s friends have been pilfering from working people, and that tradeoff is trust. Americans no longer have confidence in the government, the market or the justice system. And while the effects might not appear in the next month or two, there are sectors of the economy that are showing signs of weakness already.

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How Republican Extremists Are Shredding Every Principle the GOP Claims to Uphold

By Washington standards, the current government shutdown is an everyday disaster—of a kind we are gradually learning to expect whenever the Republican Party controls Congress.

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Boehner’s Little Helper

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Shutdown

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Obamacare Rollout

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Glitches

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Warm Enough for You?

Skeptics and deniers can make all the noise they want, but a landmark new report is unequivocal: There is a 95 percent chance that human-generated emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases are changing the climate in ways that court disaster.

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Wrecking Ball

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Closed

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Self Inflicted Injury

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Liberty Bell

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Less Driving, More Texting

Smartphone apps have revolutionized the way Americans use transportation; the CEO of The Guardian says his paper can’t survive in the U.K.; meanwhile, why aren’t millennial liberals protesting the shutdown? These discoveries and more after the jump.

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Health Care for All: Why We Need a New Prescription

The right-wing assault on Obamacare is a distraction, but the “progressive” (or rather party line) defense of the Affordable Care Act is also a dead end.

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Why This Government Shutdown Will Backfire on Republicans

It’s their idea, and they’re proud of it.

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How the GOP Invented Obamacare

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The Sparks of Rebellion

The tinder for revolt will not be the same as in past industrialized societies. Guided by the revolutionists who came before us, we will have to create our own forms of resistance out of the wreckage of the corporate state.

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Ted Cruz Talkathon

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House All but Seals Fate for Government Shutdown Tuesday

In a mood described as “downright giddy,” House Republicans early Sunday morning approved a measure already rejected by Senate Democrats and President Obama that would swap a year delay in Obamacare for a new budget. And, just to mix apples and oranges, to let employers drop birth control coverage from health plans if they find it morally objectionable.

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Evolution

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Banks Suspected of Racial Bias in Housing Crisis Aftermath

Financial institutions handling foreclosures, especially Bank of America, have been accused of letting properties in minority neighborhoods deteriorate. The National Fair Housing Alliance collected evidence that the bank is maintaining foreclosed houses in predominantly white areas in far better conditions.

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California’s Minimum Wage Sky Falling

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1 Birdie

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Cruz Control

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Out-Of-Work Republican

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Heedless Horseman

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How Much Money to End Poverty in America?

Just 1 percent of GDP—or a fourth of what we spend on defense every year—would lift every American below the poverty line up above it.

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Promoting a Cause

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Obama’s Most Important Diplomacy

President Obama’s foreign policy now seems to be defined by a series of ironies.

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Ted Cruz and the GOP

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Wealth Disparity

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Cruddy Cruisin’

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Governing Bad

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Class Warfare

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Obama’s Friends in Low Places

If you still require to be disabused of Obama’s pretend populism, consider his close ties to Wall Street’s more rotten executives.

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Tea Party Loonies

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GOP Deja Vu

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Obamacare’s Strange Bedfellows

An unapologetic conservative is fighting the tea party and his own Republican Legislature because he thinks the less privileged people of Ohio deserve health coverage.

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The Republicans: Insane or Just Crazy?

"Washington," said the late Art Hoppe, a San Francisco Chronicle humor columnist, "is several miles square and about as tall as, say, the Washington Monument. It is surrounded on all four sides by reality."

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Repeal Obamacare

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Knotty Republicans

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