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“How G.O.P. Leaders Came to View Climate Change as Fake Science”

Source: How G.O.P. Leaders Came to View Climate Change as Fake Science – The New York Times I swore to myself I wouldn’t do this, wouldn’t post this article because doesn’t everyone read the Times? But I have returned from … Continue reading

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Bad laws in our nation ruled by law: Citizens United (the buy-your-own-country law)

Again, I quibble over Casey Sullivan’s hierarchy, if not his choices. (And I apologize if I’ve misidentified Casey’s gender.) 13. Citizens United v. FEC (2010): Perhaps the most hated decision from the Roberts Court, Citizens United held that political donations … Continue reading

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Stephen Schwarzman: another rich guy afflicted with POWDS

Source, Newsweek, by Jonathan Alter, 8/5/10: Schwarzman: ‘It’s a War’ Between Obama, Wall St. I suppose I began to identify and diagnose POWDS, i.e., Post Obscene Wealth Derangement Syndrome, when in 2010 I read this quote from Stephen Schwarzman, whose … Continue reading

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