Category Archives: Alternet

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Meet the Shady Dallas Mega-Billionaire Industrialist Pouring Money into Rick Perry’s Coffers | | AlterNet

Meet the Shady Dallas Mega-Billionaire Industrialist Pouring Money into Rick Perry’s Coffers | | AlterNet.

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AlterNet: Michele Bachmann Was Inspired By My Dad and His Christian Reconstructionist Friends — Here’s Why That’s Terrifying

AlterNet: Michele Bachmann Was Inspired By My Dad and His Christian Reconstructionist Friends — Here’s Why That’s Terrifying.

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Debunking the Myth of a Link Between Marijuana and Mental Illness | | AlterNet

http://www.alternet.org/story/151776/debunking_the_myth_of_a_link_between_marijuana_and_mental_illness?akid=7339.6408.9TKCuu&rd=1&t=2

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10 TV Shows That Changed the World | | AlterNet

http://www.alternet.org/story/151824/10_tv_shows_that_changed_the_world?page=entire

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Seeds of Hope: How Sustainable Activism Transformed Detroit | | AlterNet

Seeds of Hope: How Sustainable Activism Transformed Detroit | | AlterNet.

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Why Do People Believe Stupid Stuff, Even When They’re Confronted With the Truth?

Why Do People Believe Stupid Stuff, Even When They’re Confronted With the Truth? [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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8 Reasons Justice Clarence Thomas Must Step Down | | AlterNet

8 Reasons Justice Clarence Thomas Must Step Down | | AlterNet.

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The Drug War Is the Inevitable Result of Capitalism Gone Mad; Ciudad Juarez Is All of Our Futures | | AlterNet

The Drug War Is the Inevitable Result of Capitalism Gone Mad; Ciudad Juarez Is All of Our Futures | | AlterNet.

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Read the Statement from the Anonymous Woman in the NYPD Cop-Rape Case | AlterNet

Read the Statement from the Anonymous Woman in the NYPD Cop-Rape Case | AlterNet.

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Michigan Superintendent’s Sarcastic Plan to Save Schools from Gov’s Ax: Make Them Prisons

Michigan Superintendent’s Sarcastic Plan to Save Schools from Gov’s Ax: Make Them Prisons [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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The Guardian: Bradley Manning Was Mentally Unfit for Duty in Iraq

The Guardian: Bradley Manning Was Mentally Unfit for Duty in Iraq [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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Do Some Circus and Zoo Animals Dream of Freedom and Revenge Against Their Masters? One Author Says Yes | Environment | AlterNet

Do Some Circus and Zoo Animals Dream of Freedom and Revenge Against Their Masters? One Author Says Yes | Environment | AlterNet.

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NY Cop Rape Acquittal Shocks Many | AlterNet

NY Cop Rape Acquittal Shocks Many | AlterNet.

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How Christopher Hitchens Could Help His Fellow Cancer Patients by Promoting Psychedelic End-of-Life Therapy

How Christopher Hitchens Could Help His Fellow Cancer Patients by Promoting Psychedelic End-of-Life Therapy [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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‘Rapture’ Apocalypse Prediction by Evangelicals Inspires Atheists to Host Mocking Celebrations

‘Rapture’ Apocalypse Prediction by Evangelicals Inspires Atheists to Host Mocking Celebrations [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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Scientific Study Links Flammable Drinking Water to Fracking

Scientific Study Links Flammable Drinking Water to Fracking [Posted with iBlogger from my iPod touch]

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Secrets and Wives: A British Atheist Spends Time Among Mormon Polygamists The English-Indian author talks to Religion Dispatches about his latest book, an investigation of modern polygamy in the Mormon tradition.

Secrets and Wives: A British Atheist Spends Time Among Mormon Polygamists The English-Indian author talks to Religion Dispatches about his latest book, an investigation of modern polygamy in the Mormon tradition. [Posted with iBlogger from my iPad]

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Too Much Crazy: Tom Tomorrow on Right-Wing Madness in the Age of Obama

Too Much Crazy: Tom Tomorrow on Right-Wing Madness in the Age of Obama [Posted with iBlogger from my iPad]

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50th Anniversary of the First Freedom Ride: New Documentary Recounts Historic 1961 Effort to Challenge Segregated Bus System in the Deep South

50th Anniversary of the First Freedom Ride: New Documentary Recounts Historic 1961 Effort to Challenge Segregated Bus System in the Deep South [Posted with iBlogger from my iPad]

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Susie Bright’s Story: Yes, Women Love Sex Too

Susie Bright’s Story: Yes, Women Love Sex Too [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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The Authoritarian Agenda Behind Attacks on Contraception

The Authoritarian Agenda Behind Attacks on Contraception [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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WikiLeaks: US Helped Israel Contain UN Probe Into Alleged War Crimes in Gaza

WikiLeaks: US Helped Israel Contain UN Probe Into Alleged War Crimes in Gaza [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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3 Myths About Israel Promoted by the Right-Wing Pro-Israel Lobby

3 Myths About Israel Promoted by the Right-Wing Pro-Israel Lobby [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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What if Making Babies — Extending the Species — Isn’t the Real Reason for Having Sex?

What if Making Babies — Extending the Species — Isn’t the Real Reason for Having Sex? [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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Slut Shame: Attacking Women for Their Sex Lives

Slut Shame: Attacking Women for Their Sex Lives [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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