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Who cares for Chicago's children?
Mass school closures in the US' third-largest city will disrupt students' lives and put their safety at risk.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2013 15:39 GMT
Why we feel for Gatsby even though he is awful
Although it fails to impress, the latest adaptation of The Great Gatsby finds relevance due to the financial straits.
Last updated: 20 May 2013 19:04 GMT
Why 'unions don't like' Penny Pritzker
Pritzker's nomination as Secretary of Commerce shows how the Democratic party is leaning towards the rich, notes Jaffe.
Last updated: 08 May 2013 11:17 GMT
The battle for paid sick days highlights Christine Quinn's flaws
Christine Quinn shouldn't be lambasted for unruly behaviour - she should be lambasted for petty politics.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2013 19:31 GMT
Chained CPI: A direct attack on middle class and working class people
Instead of cuts and tax hikes on working people, elderly and veterans, it is time for "higher taxes on the wealthy".
Last updated: 19 Mar 2013 12:31 GMT
It's the economy, sister
Feminism is not about getting a bigger piece of the pie, but "it's about seeing that the whole pie is rotten".
Last updated: 18 Mar 2013 10:08 GMT
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