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Academic funding and the public interest: The death of political science
Defunding disciplines like political science means "losing research of value", writes Kendzior.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2013 10:22 GMT
The rock party is over
The Republican party has transformed itself since the 1980s with the evaporation of the old establishment, says writer.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2011 11:34 GMT
Can the US repay its public debt?
US debt is projected to exceed $15tn by the end of 2011, and as yet shows no sign of slowing.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2011 15:11 GMT
An opportunity to cut military spending
The recent US debt-deal calls for $1.5 trillion in spending cuts, and for once, military spending is on the table.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2011 11:52 GMT
Shoot first, ask questions never
The NRA is responsible for fomenting much of the gun violence found in the US.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2011 15:12 GMT
US approves aid to 9/11 rescuers
More than $4bn committed to help rescuers and residents whose health was affected after 2001 attacks in New York.
Last updated: 23 Dec 2010 02:06 GMT
Obama mulls Republican health ideas
US president embraces Republican-sponsored ideas amid stalemate on healthcare.
Last updated: 03 Mar 2010 11:37 GMT
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