This is why Democracy Now! is both the best and worst news program you'll ever find. Nobody else will bring you this gravely important story. I am a wiser person for having seen it. But what's with that headline? How does "big pharma" block imports to a whole country? What, does big pharma now employ a fleet of pirates to swashbuckle and maraud competitors on the high seas?
and the United States
The labor market at work.
Elbridge Gerry tells us what militias are for.
Not "the reason" for militias, but I'm sure they did plenty of this.
Uh oh! They've come back with a graph! Too bad it has nothing to do with the headline... wah wahhh.
A facebook commenter writes: "But isn't this how the glorious, liberating "unregulated free market" is supposed to work?"
We're talking about Myanmar an Congo, here. Need I say more?
The ban-the-guns crowd needed to respond to this very good point, and this was the best they could muster.
"That year, according to Internal Revenue Service records, just 236 of the nation's 45.6 million tax filers had any income that was taxed at 81% or higher."
She gets the point, but she doesn't. I cheer one paragraph and boo the next.
The statement is true, without regard to whether the person saying it is a "blowhard".
I'd like to follow this story and see what happens.
Normally I would oppose inviting ones self onto someone else's land and re-decorating the place, but I don't quite recognize the city to be a legitimate landowner.
Akin is a pariah because he believes that the female reproductive system prevents conception in the instance of rape. Paul Ryan is now a pariah because he believes that rape actually is a "method of conception". This whole conversation has just gone full retard.
The audacity is quite astounding.