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Who, at the State Department in "Washington," had "buck stops here" authority and power? Hillary Clinton. An American visitor
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So: any actions that can be taken at the present late stage can only limit the damages, not prevent them. Investigative historian
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Americans are finally finding consensus on something important: they don't like the people whom Americans have elected to federal office.
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Race for many Americans is something that's much easier to compartmentalize and disconnect from than to actually have a real
Impact
The World Bank Group relentlessly engages with youth across the globe. On a daily basis, we use social media to engage, inform
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The overwhelming majority of the Earth's poor live in places like that, not here. However, our grandchildren will live there, too. As for the grandchildren of the people who now live there: they'll be surviving in hell.
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In his words, here's the story he refers to as "The Modified Mortgage Issue": "The OCC is determining what to do with the
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Already the hottest countries - the ones nearest to the equator - are overwhelmingly the poorest countries, averaging only about 2% of the per-capita annual incomes of countries like in North America, Europe, and Australia, and Japan, all of which are more than 3,000 miles from the equator. Global warming is going to make the climates in the richer countries more like the ones already are near the equator.
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---------- On November 22nd of 2011, thinkprogress.org headlined "Fox News Viewers Are the Most Misinformed: A Seventh Study
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Wealth-inequality is always far higher than income-inequality, and therefore a reasonable estimate of personal wealth throughout the world would probably be somewhere on the order of the wealthiest 1% of people owning roughly half of all personal assets.
The World Post
"This should be a wake-up call to the global community not to dismiss these countries as lost causes," said World Bank Group
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Bob was a Man of Our Times. Though he was active and central through many eras, Bob was himself an Era. In this excerpt of
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Investigative historian Eric Zuesse is the author, most recently, of They're Not Even Close: The Democratic vs. Republican
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-------- Investigative historian Eric Zuesse is the author, most recently, of They're Not Even Close: The Democratic vs. Republican
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However, since the international aristocracy is unalterably determined to fool the publics everywhere into believing that
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---------- That time, he flat-out rejected her false (and conservative) framing of the issue. But, until he was elected as
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The U.S, overall, is very far from being #1 - not really in contention, at all, for the top spot. The individual rankings suggest instead that this nation is sinking towards the Third World.
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Spokesman Rick Maynard said, KFC says they are making these changes because the millennial generation, those in their 20s
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The name of the Social Security System has always been "Old Age, Survivors' and Disability Insurance." This is what it was designed to be, and this is what it still remains: an insurance plan, not an investment plan.
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This way of paying for the ongoing bailouts of Wall Street was Obama's plan even before he had entered the White House.