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Political IssueLatest Content
Business & Economy60931025Stephanie Kelton Bloomberg Columnist
    Labor1484215Unemployment rate falls below 4%
      Jobs1158180Unemployment rate falls below 4%
        Minimum Wage21351Does anybody owe you a living?
        Offshoring326Rich man and can man in the light of the lamp
        Unemployment Rate7724Unemployment rate falls below 4%
      Labor Unions29431Canada versus the US
    Macroeconomics2646552Trumps ignorance of everything.
      Free Trade21226Trump's negotiation team
      Monetary Policy18362The case for Janet Yellen as Fed Chair
        Federal Reserve6345The case for Janet Yellen as Fed Chair
        Gold Standard271Is America Rich?
        Inflation & Deflation342Paul Krugman on Bubbles and Secular Stagflation
      Taxes1641405Robots worse than that.
        Corporate Taxes6332Tax cuts leading to recession.
          Offshore Tax Shelters59mitt's taxes
        Tax Shelters4116Merger between Pfizer and Astrazeneca
      U.S. Debt & Deficits78063Trumps ignorance of everything.
        Debt Ceiling18535Debt ceiling/ Government budget etc.
    Regulation31491Derivatives and nuclear weapons.
      Financial Regulation27077Derivatives and nuclear weapons.
 
Civil & Human Rights68391117Another "Thoughts and Prayers" happening
    Individual Rights & Freedoms2103602The "Incel" movement
      Freedom of Press146Free press no more?
      Freedom of Religion40840Today versus 2021
      Freedom of Speech23525How much more nuttier?
      Gay Rights1210404Gay Marriage Bans Are Getting Struck Down, state by state by state
        Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA)9223Texas Gay Marriage Ban Struck Down
        Gay Adoption84New Study Debunks Conservative Talking Points on Gay Adoption
        Gay Marriage744170Gay Marriage Bans Are Getting Struck Down, state by state by state
        Gays in Military4321Jeh Johnson Nominated for Homeland Security Secretary
          Don't Ask Don't Tell2916Jeh Johnson Nominated for Homeland Security Secretary
      Right to Privacy5015Invasion of privacy.A
      Right to Vote6958Solution for Voter Fraud - Public Online Database for Election Results
      Women's Rights28177The "Incel" movement
    Abortion461130Democrats must change the abortion message & streamline the narrative
    Discrimination21167American flag is racist
      Affirmative Action2711Michigan's Affirmative Action Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
      Profiling8111Muhammad Ali Jr. Detained at Airport for being Muslim
    Gambling57Point blank perspective???? Guns/prostitutes/drugs/booze/rock and roll/theater/cards/
    Gun Control2914107Another "Thoughts and Prayers" happening
    Human Trafficking1103Human Slavery, Prostitution and America's denial of a rising problem
    Legalization of Drugs596148Happy 4/20 (Weed Day)
      Legalizing Marijuana494134Happy 4/20 (Weed Day)
        Medical Marijuana4430Medical Marijuana Sanja Gupta
    Racial Politics1610379Unless you're black
      Racism1036223American flag is racist
    Torture17755Torture as Trump sees it.
 
Education807125why Arizona teachers are walking out
    Abstinence Only Education 4614CDC Announces All Time Low Birth Rate. Teen Pregnancy Is Down 17% from 2007
    Charter Schools13Charter School Lottery
    Head Start Program521The Senate's Budget Vote-a-rama
    Higher Education3515Sen Brian Schatz: Don't play the "pay-for" game
    Homeschooling41Unschooling... an option that works or doesn't?
    Pell Grants17Pell Grants: Is Obama losing the battle on higher education?
    Sex Education 503condoms and politics
    Teachers3913why Arizona teachers are walking out
      Teachers Pay13Teacher's Average Pay for Texas
      Teachers Unions144Teacher's Tenure Laws Struck Down by California Judge
 
Environment1751340Hydrogen Plants
    Endangered Species04
    Energy740125Hydrogen Plants
      Energy Independence484regarding "energy independence"
      Fossil Fuels20030Trump tax increases
        Fracking3410TX Gov. George Abbott overturns local fracking ban in Denton
        Gasoline Prices827Trump tax increases
        Offshore Drilling117Is it worth it?
      Nuclear Energy2130Nuclear situation in Missouri
        Yucca Mountain71Is Yucca Mountain a good idea?
      Renewable Energy40333Hydrogen Plants
        Biofuels11Upcoming forms of biofuel
        Geothermal Energy10Pros and Cons of Geothermal Energy
        Hydropower30Are we ignoring Hydropower?
        Solar Power28011A solar "wall?
        Wind Power109Don Quichotte
    Global Warming717197another nail biter in Congress
    Recycling10Recycling
 
Foreign Policy96972116Gun control and school shootings.
    International Relations990279Trump's latest crimes
      Immigration0107
    Military & Defense1882153Military costs.
      Guantanamo Bay20013Again the issue of closing Guantanamo.
      The Draft690Was ending the draft a mistake?
      Weapons63495The Syrian stupidity
        Combat Drones19711Expendable Lives
        Joint Strike Fighter (F-35)010
          Biological Weapons01
          Chemical Weapons15314The Syrian stupidity
          Nuclear Weapons20035Derivatives and nuclear weapons.
        Weapons of Mass Destruction35350The Syrian stupidity
    Treaties & Agreements24987Mr. flip flop strikes again
      Kyoto Protocol43Is quota transfer a good idea?
      NAFTA460Import tariffs
      NATO4721Trump calls NATO obsolete
      Nuclear Proliferation2817Trump's proposed nuclear reduction deal with Russia
        Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty71Iran and Nuclear Weapons
        START Treaties62Trump's proposed nuclear reduction deal with Russia
      United Nations6745The isolation of the US
    Wars & Conflicts3632856Trumps ignorance of everything.
      1991 Persian Gulf War21Oil Spills as War Tactics in the Gulf War
      2001 Afghanistan War32547trump's Afghanistan Speech
        Taliban1088ISIS and Taliban Have Announced Jihad on Each Other
      2003 Iraq War40694Deja Vu
      Darfur Conflict32MSNBC Promo Trivializes Genocide
      Israel vs Palestinians359110Trump recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's capitol
      North Korea vs South Korea2093Trumps ignorance of everything.
      Somali Civil War12Why is there piracy?
      Sri Lankan Civil War13Sri Lanka investigating itself for human rights violations
      Terrorism1207374Domestic Terrorist Organizations
        Al-Qaeda14254Father of dead Navy Seal in botched Yemen raid seeks answers
        Hezbollah90The Syrian Uprising & Bashar al-Assad
        Islamic State (ISIS)669195Time is up. ISIS under control ?
          Joseph Kony00
        Lord's Resistance Army00
        Pakistani Taliban1814Pakistani Taliban Attack Military School, Killing At Least 135 Children
 
Health & Welfare1973436Bill Gates comments about meeting Trump
    Government Benefits901378Cost Of Food Stamps
      Disability Benefits05
      FHA Loans00
      Food Stamp Program9023Cost Of Food Stamps
      Government Health Benefits338182The Middle Class versus the Poor
        Children's Health Insurance Progra...1920The "Poverty Threshold" for Obamacare
          Medicaid64111Medicaid and Annuity
          Medicare13954Paul Ryan wants to get rid of Medicare
        Medicare & Medicaid334172Entitlement programs.
      Student Loans3633Jane Sanders interviews MMT's Stephanie Kelton on Student Loans(video)
      Housing Assistance2820Foreclosure Alternative.
        Public Housing122Why My Opinions of FDR Have Changed Over Time
        Section 8 Housing019
      Social Security38347Entitlement programs.
      Unemployment Benefits7828Unemployment Birthers See New Conspiracy
      Veterans Benefits1625the G.I. bill - a lesson from the past
        GI Bill96the G.I. bill - a lesson from the past
      Welfare Program3629Trump signs Executive Order Targeting Welfare Programs
 
Laws & Crime2591516Police Brutality needs to stop!
    Campaign Finance Reform5325107 million
    Capital Punishment6927My Expectations this year
    Hate Crimes11112the KKK
    Pardons64Presidential Pardoning Powers
    Police Abuse1386253Police Brutality needs to stop!
      Police Brutality1272216Police Brutality needs to stop!
    Prisons17935Is Sanders promise to reduce incarcerations doable?
    Sentencing05
      Mandatory Minimum Sentences01
      Three Strikes Laws00
    Tort Reform11Tort Reform is Putting the Seventh Amendment Under Siege
 
Religion6726264God and Caesar are clasing in Jerusalem
    Faith Based Initiatives445Cardinal Dolan's empty threat
    Intelligent Design11519Proof of Intelligent Design
    School Prayer113Illinois Moment of Silence to return
    Separation of Church & State42350Is there such a thing as a "Christian Caliphate?"
 
Science & Technology1305174Guess which scientist is going to get elected to Congress?
    Genetically Engineered Foods73March Against Monsanto
    High Speed Rail104Inouye secures $1.5 billion for high speed rail project
    Internet Neutrality2035No More Net Nutraility
    Scientific Discoveries817Dinosaur with one finger
    Stem Cell Research72New source for STEM CELLS -- for important research.