The Wisconsin Recall

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*+-Bill Fletcher: What is important is that the fight is taking place and that representatives of the “99%” are resisting injustice.

Plutocracy Rules

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*+-Tom Degan: When Hunter Thompson killed himself in the late winter of 2005, I could never bring myself to write about it. Although his greatest work was years behind him I couldn’t bring myself to accept the fact that he was gone forever.

Scott Walker as Old Lord North

American History

*+-Berry Craig: My guess is that when Walker and his labor-hating Republican legislators took aim at public employee unions, they figured the private sector unions wouldn’t do much about it.