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The Congressional Progressive Caucus and Senator Tom Harkin offer smart alternatives to the GOP's extremist agenda.
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Instead of making vague promises to create high-paying jobs, the government should increase wages for the jobs that actually exist.
Progressives adore her. Conservatives despise her. But it's Massachusetts' fickle independents who'll decide her high-stakes showdown with Scott Brown.
A nineteenth-century feminist's exceptional life.
Opposites collapse in the work of the Shaman-Showman of contemporary Italian art.