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Political IssueLatest Content
Business & Economy65231016Trump Tariffs
    Labor1566213Greetings From Iceland, Land of the $32,000 Minimum Wage
      Jobs1232178Greetings From Iceland, Land of the $32,000 Minimum Wage
        Minimum Wage22950Greetings From Iceland, Land of the $32,000 Minimum Wage
        Offshoring326Rich man and can man in the light of the lamp
        Unemployment Rate8324Unemployment rate falls below 4%
      Labor Unions29731Capitalists Power
    Macroeconomics2707547Trade with China
      Free Trade21426Trade with China
      Monetary Policy18361The 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
      Taxes1687401The result of the tax cuts
        Corporate Taxes8032The result of the tax cuts
          Offshore Tax Shelters59mitt's taxes
        Tax Shelters4116Merger between Pfizer and Astrazeneca
      U.S. Debt & Deficits79363Trumps ignorance of everything.
        Debt Ceiling18535Debt ceiling/ Government budget etc.
    Regulation31490Derivatives and nuclear weapons.
      Financial Regulation27076Derivatives and nuclear weapons.
 
Civil & Human Rights69581111White supremacists
    Individual Rights & Freedoms2181590What has made the United States "great"
      Freedom of Press146Free press no more?
      Freedom of Religion40840Today versus 2021
      Freedom of Speech23525How much more nuttier?
      Gay Rights1210392Gay Marriage Bans Are Getting Struck Down, state by state by state
        Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA)9222Texas Gay Marriage Ban Struck Down
        Gay Adoption84New Study Debunks Conservative Talking Points on Gay Adoption
        Gay Marriage744168Gay Marriage Bans Are Getting Struck Down, state by state by state
        Gays in Military4320Jeh Johnson Nominated for Homeland Security Secretary
          Don't Ask Don't Tell2915Jeh Johnson Nominated for Homeland Security Secretary
      Right to Privacy5015Invasion of privacy.A
      Right to Vote12658Voting Rights & Civics Test
      Women's Rights29577Poisoned Minds and Their Poisoners: Anti-Abortion Killers
    Abortion462130Poisoned Minds and Their Poisoners: Anti-Abortion Killers
    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 Control2930107Gun Control
    Human Trafficking1103Human Slavery, Prostitution and America's denial of a rising problem
    Legalization of Drugs599148CBD Benefits
      Legalizing Marijuana497134CBD Benefits
        Medical Marijuana4730CBD Benefits
    Racial Politics1692378White supremacists
      Racism1047223White supremacists
    Torture17755Torture as Trump sees it.
 
Education812124An Interesting Progressive Cause
    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
 
Environment1797337The Paris Climate Change Agreement
    Endangered Species04
    Energy758125Hydrogen Plants
      Energy Independence484regarding "energy independence"
      Fossil Fuels20530Gasoline Price Collusion
        Fracking3410TX Gov. George Abbott overturns local fracking ban in Denton
        Gasoline Prices877Gasoline Price Collusion
        Offshore Drilling117Is it worth it?
      Nuclear Energy2130Nuclear situation in Missouri
        Yucca Mountain71Is Yucca Mountain a good idea?
      Renewable Energy41633Hydrogen Plants
        Biofuels11Upcoming forms of biofuel
        Geothermal Energy10Pros and Cons of Geothermal Energy
        Hydropower30Are we ignoring Hydropower?
        Solar Power28011A solar "wall?
        Wind Power109Don Quichotte
    Global Warming738194The Paris Climate Change Agreement
    Recycling10Recycling
 
Foreign Policy100002108Jamal Khasoggi
    International Relations1121279Jamal Khasoggi
      Immigration0107
    Military & Defense1931153axis of evil
      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 & Agreements34686Import tariffs
      Kyoto Protocol43Is quota transfer a good idea?
      NAFTA700Import tariffs
      NATO11421Europe's view of the US right now.
      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 Nations7344U.N. Security Council Votes to Condemn Israeli Settlements
    Wars & Conflicts3717853A Caravan of Culpability
      1991 Persian Gulf War20Oil Spills as War Tactics in the Gulf War
      2001 Afghanistan War32947The Afghanistan debacle
        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 Korea2533Trumps ignorance of everything.
      Somali Civil War12Why is there piracy?
      Sri Lankan Civil War13Sri Lanka investigating itself for human rights violations
      Terrorism1207373Domestic 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 & Welfare1980432Drug deaths skyrocketing.
    Government Benefits903374The worst bubble, student loans.
      Disability Benefits05
      FHA Loans00
      Food Stamp Program9023Cost Of Food Stamps
      Government Health Benefits338181The Middle Class versus the Poor
        Children's Health Insurance Progra...1920The "Poverty Threshold" for Obamacare
          Medicaid64110Medicaid and Annuity
          Medicare13954Paul Ryan wants to get rid of Medicare
        Medicare & Medicaid334171Entitlement programs.
      Student Loans3833The worst bubble, student loans.
      Housing Assistance2820Foreclosure Alternative.
        Public Housing122Why My Opinions of FDR Have Changed Over Time
        Section 8 Housing019
      Social Security38345Entitlement 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 Program3628Trump signs Executive Order Targeting Welfare Programs
 
Laws & Crime2667514Too big to jail?
    Campaign Finance Reform5325107 million
    Capital Punishment6927My Expectations this year
    Hate Crimes11112the KKK
    Pardons64Presidential Pardoning Powers
    Police Abuse1435252Unless you're black
      Police Brutality1320215Unless you're black
    Prisons17935Is Sanders promise to reduce incarcerations doable?
    Sentencing05
      Mandatory Minimum Sentences01
      Three Strikes Laws00
    Tort Reform11Tort Reform is Putting the Seventh Amendment Under Siege
 
Religion6803261Was Trump chosen by God?
    Faith Based Initiatives445Cardinal Dolan's empty threat
    Intelligent Design11519Proof of Intelligent Design
    School Prayer113Illinois Moment of Silence to return
    Separation of Church & State42349Is there such a thing as a "Christian Caliphate?"
 
Science & Technology1316171The War on Google
    Genetically Engineered Foods72March 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.