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Congress schedules plenty of vacation time for itself but has yet to guarantee that all Americans can take time off. The post Congress Got 239 Days Off This Year, Workers Are Guaranteed Zero appeared first on ThinkProgress.
A Minnesota pool accommodates Muslim girls, and Fox News is on the case. The post Fox News On Swim Class For Muslim Girls: ‘Sharia Law Is Changing Everything’ appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The market-leading online retailer isn't much better than its brick-and-mortar competitors when it comes to corporate responsibility. The post Three Things To Remember About Amazon’s Business Model On Cyber Monday appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Olympic diver Tom Daley announced that he's dating a guy, and some have been quick to apply a label to his identity though he has not used any himself. The post Media Rushes To Label Olympic Diver’s Sexuality appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The Institute for Energy Research's argument that wind tax credits are "unfair" would require eliminating every tax subsidy, ever. The post Why It Makes No Sense To Call Wind Tax Credits ‘Welfare’ appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Marissa Alexander will still have to go to trial for a second time on charges of assault for firing a warning shot during a dispute with her abusive husband. But in the meantime, a judge agreed to release her Wednesday, just in time for Thanksgiving. The post Florida Woman Jailed For Warning Shot Was Released Before Thanksgiving appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Even if a big new projection for banks' legal bills proves accurate, Wall Street will still have made more in profits. The post The Most Banks Could Pay For Causing The Crisis Is Still A Fraction Of The Cost Of The Crisis appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The most important pop culture news of the day, from Vince Gilligan's speculations on 'Breaking Bad' characters to the Paul Walker fans didn't know. The post Intermission appeared first on ThinkProgress.
In 2012, Goldman financed both Alpha and Walter Energy, which cumulatively produced 29.42% of mountain top removal coal mined in Appalachia that year. The post Goldman Sachs Advertises On #Sustainability While Pouring Millions Into Coal appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Senators pushing more sanctions on Iran say allowing Iran to enrich uranium violates United Nations resolutions. Experts disagree. The post Senators Misrepresent U.N. Resolutions On Iran In Push For More Sanctions appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Carol Lester says the privately-run prison denied her medical care and then stuck her in solitary confinement after she complained about it. The post Private Prison Company Allegedly Put 73-Year-Old Grandmother In Solitary Confinement For 34 Days appeared first on ThinkProgress.
It's easy to label Kanye West as an anti-Semite for his recent remarks about Jews and political power. But it's worth really looking at what he's saying. The post Kanye West is Wrong About Jews And Power, But Not For The Reason You Think appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Here are the top five stories you missed over Thanksgiving. Gobble gobble. The post Top Five Stories You Missed Over Thanksgiving appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Children in Wisconsin excitedly looking forward to playing with "Scott Walker campaign contribution receipts" instead of toys this Christmas. The post Governor Tells Supporters To Forgo Buying Children Presents, Give Money To His Campaign Instead appeared first on ThinkProgress.
South Carolina is just one of the several states to be threatened by land loss exacerbated by climate change. The post 1,200 Acres Of South Carolina’s Barrier Islands Have Washed Away In The Last 25 Years appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The Obama administration may be turning the page on HealthCare.gov. The post Why Obamacare Enrollment Is Not Nearly The Disaster It Used To Be appeared first on ThinkProgress.
What would the minimum wage be if it were tied to the earnings of the wealthiest? About the same as if it accounted for worker productivity. The post Where The Minimum Wage Would Be If It Kept Pace With The Earnings Of The 1% appeared first on ThinkProgress.
But a 2012 survey found that racism may have actually increased since President Obama's election in 2008. The post GOP Credits Rosa Parks For ‘Ending Racism’ appeared first on ThinkProgress.
An earlier alleged rape of a young girl involving Steubenville High School athletes hasn't been getting much attention from the media. The post The Steubenville Rape Case You Haven’t Heard About appeared first on ThinkProgress.
After half a century of global activism around HIV, we still don't have a cure. But that doesn't mean we can't beat AIDS. The post On The 25th Annual World AIDS Day, We Have The Tools We Need To Beat The Epidemic appeared first on ThinkProgress.