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John McCain may have recently discovered his inner populist, but he has been pushing for deregulation all year.
The Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac crisis strips the clothes off the Emperor of Markets.
A historic line has been crossed. With no debate or commitment to policy or principle, an enormous segment of the American economy has been turned over to the government.
The tepid platform Democrats will adopt in Denver isn't a new social contract, but it does go places Republicans never will. Let's hope Obama does better.
We are flirting with catastrophe, and our foreign creditors are part of the story.
America is shaken by images of panicked customers lined up to withdraw money from the failed IndyMac Bank.
South Koreans won't be buffaloed by US beef or the Bush Administration's erratic policies.
More information about our extremely unequal world--and to help advance the struggle for a more equal future (web only).
Riding with a caravan that descended on Washington Monday, to call for immediate government action to push down fuel prices.
Hard hit by rising costs and the threat of losing their rigs, truckers are staging protests, calling for a bailout and lower fuel prices. What if the rest of us joined them?
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