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Where’s My Bill Barr

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 17/11/2020 - 1:49am in

After January 20, Donald Trump will obviously lose his walled-in residence at the White House, his phalanx of Secret Service agents (he will be down to a platoon), the use of Air Force One, Marine One, and all the other perquisites and emoluments of office. He will also lose all of the legal protections of the presidency, and legal experts say he has significant civil and criminal exposure. Continue reading

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A Letter from Nanea to Yves Smith About CalPERS’ Strange $1.5 Billion Deal with LongRange Capital

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 16/11/2020 - 9:56pm in

CalPERS defied its board by staking a startup fund with a cool $1.5 billion without approval. And on top of that, the deal looks lame.

Tapped-Out Tenants Take Charge as Landlords Pursue End Runs Around Eviction Moratorium

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 13/11/2020 - 4:51pm in

Tenants face harassment and lockouts to pressure them to leave their homes — but renters are fighting back.

Unions Raise Worker Wellbeing

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 11/11/2020 - 7:11pm in

Quelle surprise! Unions look better than they used to, due to the worsening of non-union work.

Victims of Nuclear Bomb Tests on U.S. Soil 75 Years Ago Continue to Seek Justice

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 10/11/2020 - 10:36pm in

The US conducted nuclear tests that damaged the health of generations of New Mexico residents—who remain uncompensated.

Why Google Is Facing Serious Accusations of Monopoly Practices

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 07/11/2020 - 1:55am in

The regulatory worm seems to be turning against Google in many countries, even in the U.S. where it had been hibernating.

Trump’s Pennsylvania Lawsuits Invoke Bush v. Gore – But the Supreme Court Probably Won’t Decide the 2020 Election

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 06/11/2020 - 9:11pm in

Trump is trying to put Pennsylvania in play, legally. What are the odds his case will go anywhere?

New Jersey’s “Best in US” Plastic Ban Still Very Limited, Makes Concessions

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 05/11/2020 - 9:52pm in

A new law in New Jersey makes clear how far we have to go on getting rid of plastic.

The Other Eviction Moratorium: Storefront and Office Tenants are Hanging on. But for How Long?

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 04/11/2020 - 10:30pm in

New York City's struggle between commercial landlords and their tenants over rents owed versus lousy recovery prospects reveals a lot about perverse incentives.

Voting Turnout: Three Simple Ways to Get Out the Vote

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 03/11/2020 - 1:55am in

Three simple measures to increase our sorry rate of voter turnout, some borrowed from other countries; readers chime in with your own.

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