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The methods used in the Detroit bankruptcy are being repeated in Michigan’s most populous county to loot pensions, slash benefits, and privatize services.
The study comes in the wake of 2013 legislation that saw the number of abortion clinics in Texas fall from 41 to 18.
Authors with links to industry were 22 times less likely to report negative statements about antidepressant drugs than authors with no industry affiliation.
Amazon’s white-collar employees are routinely expected to work 80 hour workweeks and are penalized for any lost productivity, including from pregnancy or serious illness.
The NSA has carried out systematic surveillance against more than 100 heads of state.
The oil rig disaster has unfolded in the midst of Mexico’s accelerating privatization of its state-owned oil firm, PEMEX.
Whoever is not prepared for military intervention n the struggle of the major powers for influence in the Middle East will be left out of any division of the spoils
Cameron’s speech was a conscious and wilful deception of the British public as to the advanced dangers of a new world war.
While the state is giving massive new powers to police supposedly to stop terrorism, intelligence agencies could have stopped the attacks with their existing powers.
While presented as “help for France” in response to the Paris attacks, these missions have been planned long in advance and are integral to Germany’s aggressive new foreign policy.
With health insurers leaving the health care exchanges and individuals facing soaring costs, the fraud of Obamacare is being revealed more clearly with each passing year.
Nuclear waste dumps from the Manhattan Project have resulted in clustering of unusually high cancer rates in younger people and children.
The East Lake neighborhood, one of Birmingham’s oldest, has a reputation for poverty, violence and drug abuse.
No one has been brought to justice because the company, successive governments and the unions are all complicit in the unsafe conditions that led to the tragedy.
In an attempt to kick-start India’s languishing economy, the BJP government has raised or outright eliminated foreign investment caps.
State Grid’s offer was turned down after a hysterical campaign presenting it as a threat to “national security.”
Hot, dry weather conducive to bushfires is extending beyond the traditional summer months.
US strategists have long regarded the Eurasian landmass as the key to world domination and view China and Russia as the chief obstacles to American ambitions.
This elegantly composed documentary attempts to interweave the complex saga of the director’s own family with the larger history of Iraq over the past half-century or more.
The trade unions kept the strike within regional limits, blocking it from spreading along the whole network of the national railway system.