Red States, Blue States and wishy washy journalism

Interesting story by Dan Balz of the WPost on polarization – the increase of single party control in the States. But also example of wishy-washy on-the-hand-on-the-other-hand journalism. (It is truly amazing that Supreme Court Justice has stopped reading the Washington Post because he finds it so incredibly biased and prefers to read the fair…

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The Paradox of the New Elite

IT’S a puzzle: one dispossessed group after another β€” blacks, women, Hispanics and gays β€” has been gradually accepted in the United States, granted equal rights and brought into the mainstream. At the same time, in economic terms, the United States has gone from being a comparatively egalitarian society to one of the most unequal…

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