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I come in praise of the United States Postal Service

I always use USPS to send my mail. Why? Because despite the anti-postal service campaign produced by corporations like FedEx and UPS, the regular post office, without making a fuss, delivers just as quickly as profit-making delivery services and for … Continue reading

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Facts of Life v “alternative facts”: the news media in Russia

Source, Jim Rutenberg: A Lesson in Moscow About Trump-Style ‘Alternative Truth’ – The New York Times Fascinating. And scary.

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The Facts of Life v Fake News: climate denier hired by the New York Times?

Source, ThinkProgress: After hyping itself as antidote to fake news, New York Times hires extreme climate denier Uh, where have I been? Thinking about power-hungry, obscenely wealthy people buying political and court seats, sure, but several of those men are … Continue reading

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