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The problem with philanthropy
Wealthy donors and those to whom they give often operate on two different planes of reality that rarely collide.
Courtney E Martin
Last updated: 30 Aug 2013 10:48 GMT
The trouble with normal: Romney's lies and Obama's non-response
Obama's lacklustre performance in the debate seems to genuinely reflect how he really feels.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2012 14:40 GMT
Lost for words: A remedy for Democrats
Linguist George Lakoff argues that Democrats often lose because they fail to craft moral frames for their policies.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2012 15:34 GMT
Vision: The missing element in the Wisconsin recall
The 99 per cent must find a positive vision, with or without the help of existing parties and powers.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2012 09:58 GMT
Planned Parenthood vs the NRA: Contrasting models of freedom
Economics, not culture wars, may determine this election - but culture wars need to be understood on their own terms.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2012 11:53 GMT
'The Republican Brain': Probing the limits of Left and Right
Republicans are increasingly anti-science, but Democrats are clueless about what to do.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2012 11:08 GMT
The higher birtherism
Fantastical claims about Obama ironically have something profound to teach us, writes Paul Rosenberg.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2012 11:11 GMT
The economy is a 'machine', not a 'body'
The unseen power of metaphors in guiding how we think could be key to escaping from a prolonged economic crisis.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2011 10:19 GMT
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Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
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