A flawed, inconsistent police response to sexual assault in Maryland

Daniel J Burke

Re-uniting our divided states

Re-uniting our divided states

It seems evident that the vast majority of Americans are disenchanted, and rightfully so, with the two major political parties. The Republicans used their most recent period of control of the White House and Congress to turn a $154 billion budget surplus into a $464 billion deficit, engage us in perpetual war at the behest of the neocons, and preside over the largest economic collapse since the great depression. Since then, they have used control of Congress to play the role of obstructionist. For their part, the Democrats, in a brief period of control, gave us something less than half-a-loaf of health care reform, and, in general, while ever expressing compassion for the less well-off,...

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