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November 5, 2014
by terrance
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Digest for November 5th

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about, for November 5th from 13:54 to 14:28: It Was a Great Night for Gun Reform – On a bleak night, … Continue reading

November 5, 2014
by terrance
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Minimum Wage Ballot Initiatives Deliver Progressive Populist Victories

In an otherwise dismal election, progressive populist victories on state ballot initiatives to raise the minimum wage reveal a way forward for Democrats who are paying attention. Going into the 2014 mid-term election, the odds — and deep-pocketed billionaire donors … Continue reading