kirth

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The Dem nomination race is much closer than reported



Clinton is the bigger risk

Worth discussing, but there are lot of arguments to the contrary. My favorite comment so far is from jconway: "Greenwald is probably one of the most biased sources you could cite here, he thinks Clinton is a war criminal and is a Paul/Gary Johnson voter since his only issue is the surveillance state." - promoted by Bob_Neer


War on Drugs victimizes innocents



NEMLEC police consortium to release records to ACLU

Good job, ACLU. - promoted by Bob_Neer


The other secret trade agreement that’s even worse than the one you know about



Chicago Trib sees big trouble for Boston2024

Oh for @MayorEmanuel's commentary on this. That feed was Chicago's greatest cultural achievement since Second City (which, in fairness to LA, should be renamed Third City, but never mind). - promoted by Bob_Neer


Massachusetts SWAT teams claim they’re private corporations, immune from open records laws

This strikes me as, well, INSANE. - promoted by david


In the venerable tradition of regulatory capture



Gambling “regulator” Steve Crosby assists casinos in whining



Obama’s climate legacy

Yeah, Obama has always wanted to have it both ways, going back to the Dem primary when he was shilling for IL's downstate coal. No. Thank. You. Good Day Sir. - promoted by charley-on-the-mta