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The Media’s broken record on the need to cut Social Security and Medicare
US media outlets are disingenuously claiming that social programmes are putting Americans in debt.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2013 13:55 GMT
US government on brink of shutdown
Republicans and Democrats trade blame, but Congress does not meet on Sunday, hours before shutdown deadline.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2013 22:08 GMT
The US needs to adopt a new mythos that's not at war with facts
From guns to health care, conservatives push a mythically-driven politics that's actively hostile to facts.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2013 17:01 GMT
US House defies Obama on funding bill
Republican-led House passes its amended version of Senate bill, removing funding from President Obama's healthcare law.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2013 05:56 GMT
Australians reveal their burning poll issues
As PM Kevin Rudd and rival Tony Abbott near campaign finale, Al Jazeera talks to voters in key electoral battlegrounds.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2013 09:43 GMT
Grow up already
Kids hear a few bad words on TV and even forget about it, but channels don't - they fire anchors using "bad words".
Last updated: 11 May 2013 12:49 GMT
The consequences of the US sequester
We look at how Congress actions to rectify the fiscal situation are creating a larger social affliction.
Inside Story Americas
Inside Story Americas
Last updated: 08 May 2013 09:35 GMT
A tax day plan for righting the Republic
Just doing what is popular would make us healthier, wealthier, wiser and less indebted, writes Kramer.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2013 09:48 GMT
The Wealth of Planets: Avoiding bankruptcy and foreclosure
A new book explains global warming is just one of ten fundamental threats we're ignoring - but could solve.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2013 11:39 GMT
Obama's imaginary budget-cut mandate
Budget cuts to Social Security and Medicare have long been on Obama's private agenda, supporters have been in denial.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2013 13:33 GMT
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