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    naked imagesThe Economic Times of India is reporting that US' largest drugstore chain Walgreens on Thursday just announced a 10-year outsourcing deal with India. Walgreens is shifting its accounting processes and jobs to Genpact, a loss of at least 500 American jobs.

  • Daily Topics - Anything Goes Friday!

    banster 1 imagesQuote:  "Fear is not the natural state of civilized people" --- Aung San Suu Kyi

    Hour One - "Brunch With Bernie" Senator Bernie Sanders www.sanders.senate.gov

  • Daily Topics - Thursday January 7th 2010

    strangelove imagesQuote:  “Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.” --- Ernest Hemingway

  • Outlaw Divorce?

    no divorce imagesSally Kern, the Oklahoma state legislator who infamously called homosexuality "the biggest threat our nation has, even more so than terrorism or Islam," now wants to force heterosexual couples to stay married. Under Kern's legislation, incompatibility would not a

  • Daily Topics - Wednesday January 6th 2009

    cia imagesQuote:  Never has there been a good war or a bad peace --- Benjamin Franklin

  • The Supreme Court Broke Politics - How Do We Now Reform the Supreme Court?

    Thom plus logo We complain about the state of American politics; about a mentally ill billionaire in the White House and a Republican Party crawling with hustlers and conmen, and a few in the Democratic Party as well. The complaints are legitimate, but most people don't realize why the situation is as bad as it is.

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    Who rejected United States-North Korea peace talks?

    There were conflicting reports on Sunday regarding a recent proposal for United States-North Korea peace talks which was allegedly made before North Korea"s recent nuclear test

    U.K. Pound Falls As Markets Get Brexit Jitters

    Bloomberg said on Monday the pound had sustained its biggest fall against the dollar in 11 months

    Clinton: I'll defend Israel but push for 'two-state solution

    Hillary Clinton believes both Republican candidates Donald Trump and Ted Cruz "missed the mark" with their approach to the Israel-Palestinian Arab conflict
    From Unequal Protection, 2nd Edition:
    "If you wonder why and when giant corporations got the power to reign supreme over us, here’s the story."
    Jim Hightower, national radio commentator and author of Swim Against the Current
    From The Thom Hartmann Reader:
    "Right through the worst of the Bush years and into the present, Thom Hartmann has been one of the very few voices constantly willing to tell the truth. Rank him up there with Jon Stewart, Bill Moyers, and Paul Krugman for having the sheer persistent courage of his convictions."
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    From Screwed:
    "I think many of us recognize that for all but the wealthiest, life in America is getting increasingly hard. Screwed explores why, showing how this is no accidental process, but rather the product of conscious political choices, choices we can change with enough courage and commitment. Like all of Thom’s great work, it helps show us the way forward."
    Paul Loeb, author of Soul of a Citizen and The Impossible Will Take a Little While