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Dow Jones “Emasculated” in CalPERS Copyright Abuse Per Supreme Court Amicus Brief Citing Work of This Humble Blog

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 15/08/2019 - 8:45pm in

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Dow Jones complains to the Supreme Court that it should have gotten a ton more money from the massive CalPERS copyright theft that we exposed.

Class-Action Lawsuit Seeks To Let Medicare Patients Appeal Gap in Nursing Home Coverage

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 15/08/2019 - 10:35am in

A Medicare lawsuit winding its way through the courts should take some of the wind out of the sails of the idea of Medicare in its current form as a good way to implement single payer.

Brexit Breakup

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 12/08/2019 - 7:54pm in

More consternation about Johnson's possible Brexit moves.

CalPERS Staff Caught Out in Yet Another Power Grab, Tries Gagging the Board With Staff’s “Board Code of Conduct”

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 09/08/2019 - 12:55am in

The CalPERS board continues to waste time on tinpot tyranny rather than focusing on the challenge of the penion system's substantial underfunding.

How Private Prisons Affect Sentencing

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 06/08/2019 - 11:55pm in

Since the introduction of private prisons, rates of incarceration have risen strongly . How much are those prisons to blame?

Money Is Still King of the Hill And We Are All the Poorer for It: A Glance Back, and Forward

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 05/08/2019 - 3:28pm in

A personal retrospective on money in US politics.

The Trump White House Is Upending Decades of Policy-Making Procedures

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 03/08/2019 - 6:28pm in

The Trump Administration really is making things up as it goes along.

Private Equity: The Perps Behind Destructive Hospital Surprise Billing

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 01/08/2019 - 6:39pm in

How private equity ginned up yet another abuse.

Financial Times Goes Wobbly on Brexit No Deal Impact

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 31/07/2019 - 7:33pm in

Is a flabby Financial Times story just a case of a piece not coming together, or is the pink paper pulling its punches on Brexit?

Carmakers and California Agree on Emissions Rules

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 29/07/2019 - 11:55pm in

Carmakers agree to comply “voluntarily” with California’s tightened emissions standards - thus thwarting Trump plans to rollback proposed nationwide rules.

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