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Graded on a Curve: Il Sogno del Marinaio, Canto Secondo

The second full-length by Il Sogno del Marinaio, an international entity comprising two Italians and an American, features a fresh yet familiar aural breeze combining progressive rock’s instrumental adeptness and expansionist possibilities with a lean punk-derived lack of malarkey. Show More Summary

AIDS Progress in South Africa in Peril

yesterdayHealth : NYT: Health

Though few Americans realize it, South Africa owes much of its success in the fight against AIDS to a single United States program — one that is now in moving elsewhere.

MSNBC/The Nation Magazine's Melissa Harris-Perry's Selective Use Of American History To Promote Progressive Fundamentalism While Avoiding Any Indictments Of It

This post is actually about the relationship between "The Machine Black Progressive Fundamentalists" (of which Harris-Perry And Dyson are charter members of) AND "The Unattached Black Progressive Radicals" - (Which the content providers...Show More Summary

"Lick" Up the Second Teaser Trailer for "American Horror Story: Freak Show"

Yum! The teasers for "American Horror Story: Freak Show" are parading in and if this second one is any indication of the level of creepy, we're more than a little excited. Will they keep getting progressively creepier? Fingers crossed.The...Show More Summary

If We Have To Fight Someone, May As Well Fight ‘Evil’

This will probably put me at odds with my more pacifist, isolationist, “let’s just use our WORDS” progressive friends. But I forced myself to watch the entire video of the ISIS butcher sawing off the head of an American journalist. And they are not going to stop just because we asked them nicely. If President [...]

They No Longer Say The Word 'Nggr, They Say Tax Cuts.    They Aren't Willing To Admit That The 'Americanized Negro Remains Underdeveloped Today, Disarmed Of Their Foraging Skills , 50 Years After The Post-Racial Progressive Fundamentalist Alliance Has Har

They No Longer Say The Word 'Nggr, They Say Tax Cuts. They Aren't Willing To Admit That The 'Americanized Negro Remains Underdeveloped Today, Disarmed Of Their Foraging Skills, 50 Years After The Post-Racial Progressive Fundamentalist Alliance Has Harvested Their Valuables Into Political Opportunism - They Say "Income Inequality"

Most Americans Can't Answer Five Basic Questions About Abortion (and Other Lady News)

5 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

There are two great pieces you should read today about women's health and equality. Both of them are from Think Progress because in my opinion, that outlet does the best job at consistently covering women-specific news issues on a national scale. The first has to deal with my favorite party topic and/or first date ice breaker, abortion. Show More Summary

China State Media: Ferguson Shows Americans Racist in 'Every Aspect' of Society

Chinese state-run news agency Xinhua released an op-ed written by commentator Li Li Monday, titled “Commentary: Ferguson riot reveals U.S. racial divide, human rights flaw.” The author begins by briefly mentioning the progress America...Show More Summary

Ajay Mehrotra's Making the Modern American Fiscal State Wins 2014 U.S. Intellectual History Book Award

2014 Society for U.S. Intellectual History Book Award Winner: We are pleased to announce our selection of Ajay K. Mehrotra’s Making the Modern American Fiscal State: Law, Politics, and the Rise of Progressive Taxation, 1877-1929 (Cambridge University Press, 2013) as this year’s winner of the S-USIH annual book award for...

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Acclaimed author and director Nelson George and a Lincoln Motor Company representative attend the 12th Annual Run&Shoot Filmworks Martha’s Vineyard African American Film Festival on August 7. George debuted his work in progress documentary...Show More Summary

Thanks To "FaceBook" The White Progressive Cheshire Foxes At "Occupy Democrats" Have Lowered The Bar In What The "Americanized Negro" Can Be Appeased With

ANALYSISLike it or not - on THIS blog - when I do a comparative analysis it is typically a "Ninja Who Got Himself Kilt" as I try to establish a baseline "baseline" of selective outrage among the 'Americanized Negro' - at least I have...Show More Summary

The White Progressive Cheshire Fox Ally Wonders If The Michael Brown Shooting Will Be The "Americanized Negro's 'Arab Spring' Against White Oppression'. No Other 'Ninja Who Got Himself Kilt On 'The First 48 Hours' Has Yet Motivated This 'White Ally' To

SELF BREAST EXAM: Constructive Feedback - "What News About The "Michael Brown Killing" Would It Take For YOU Take To The Street Against "Epidemic Of Police Killings Of Black Males In America?"ANSWER:THERE IS NO "EPIDEMIC" OF POLICE KILLING...Show More Summary

BLAX News: Leonard Pitts Says "All Eyes From The World Of Black Progressive Fundamentalist Journalists Are Focused On The Police Authorities In Ferguson Missouri - Let The Africans In Africa Worry About Ebola And Libya"


Liveblogging World War II: August 16, 1944: Falaise Pocket

Battle of Normandy >The Americans still progress towards the east of Argentan and Alencon, and the pursuit of German forces fleeing to Falaise continues. Patton, while Dreux and Chartres are liberated by the 20th Corps (3rd Army) and the 15th Corps (3rd Army). Show More Summary

Why Alan Pyke Ought to Resign – And Won't

On Thursday, Alan Pyke, an economics editor at Think Progress, the blog of the Center for American Progress, the liberal think-tank in Washington, tweeted out that he wished Fox News chief Roger Ailes would die a “slow, painful” death—“and...Show More Summary

Peter Larson and Todd Douglas Miller on “Dinosaur 13”

Todd Douglas Miller’s documentary, “Dinosaur 13,” spins a classic tale of American greed and the ways in which it halts progress in its footsteps. The bones belonging to “Sue,” the most complete Tyrannosaurus Rex ever unearthed, were...Show More Summary

Fairness, Corporate Inversions, and the Level Playing Field

Progressives like to talk about fairness and the importance of having a level playing field. But oddly, their public policy prescriptions for American businesses - the job creators we so desperately need to maintain a robust job market...Show More Summary

Is a lack of skilled workers hurting the labor market?

Six years after the financial crisis, the jobless rate remains high. Unemployment is running at 6.2 percent, meaning nearly 10 million Americans are looking for a job. The U.S. economy has made decent progress since 2008, but it hasn't been enough. Show More Summary

In My Family’s Texas Border Town, Xenophobia is Getting the Boot

What most Americans – progressives certainly included – don’t realize, is that while communities on the West Texas border of Mexico are, indeed, conservative farming towns, they are also places of profound commitment to the immigrant movement. The post In My Family’s Texas Border Town, Xenophobia is Getting the Boot appeared first on ThinkProgress.

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