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Chris Taylor: I Attended an ALEC Conference — and Found an Alternative Universe

Secrecy reigned supreme. Minnesota raised taxes on the rich and invested the resulting revenue in public schools, including all-day kindergarten. . . . Yet in 2012 Minnesota had one of the fastest growing economies in the nation, and currently has higher median incomes and lower unemployment and poverty rates than both Wisconsin and Mississippi . […]

In These Times> Making Obama’s Kill List> The public should have more information on the drone program and its targets.

Pakistanis burn a U.S. flag in Multan on May 25 to protest U.S. drone attacks in Pakistan’s tribal belt. Making Obama’s Kill List> The public should have more information on the drone program and its targets. BY LEONARD C. GOODMAN   JULY 11, 2012   In These Times In 1995 Albie Sachs, then a member of the Constitutional […]