Tag Archives: In These Times

CN July 9, 2015

  There’s a provocative article in the latest In These Times that should be mandatory reading for everyone concerned about the pension/budget crisis that’s gripping Illinois. It’s titled Why Chicago Won’t go Bankrupt, and Detroit Didn’t Have To. It’s written … Continue reading

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CN July 24, 2014

On today’s show – a bit of a history lesson, largely from a few decades ago. You’ve probably entertained this thought yourself – why is it, a hundred years after slavery, that black America still seems so far behind? In … Continue reading

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CN Aug 1, 2013

Is there a connection between private prisons, charter schools, relaxed fracking laws, tougher abortion regulations and Stand Your Ground? Yes, and it’s a strong one. It’s called ALEC, the American Legislative Exchange Council. It’s a 501(C)3 “educational” organization that’s been … Continue reading

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