Posted in History Human Interest

The Articles of Confederation and Perpetual Union

On this day in 1777, The Articles of Confederation, formally the Articles of Confederation and Perpetual Union, are approved for eventual ratification among the 13…

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The Great Chicago Fire and Her Amazing Comeback

On this day in 1871, flames spark in the Chicago barn of Patrick and Catherine O’Leary, igniting a two-day blaze that kills between 200 and…

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Posted in Religion

Pope Francis Calls For A More Generous Economic System

Pope Francis has been striving to implement different reforms since being elected to the papacy in March of this year. He just released his first…

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Posted in Business Economy Headlines Politics

Elizabeth Warren To Obama: Break Up The Banks…and Bring on Hillary? (VIDEO)

On Tuesday, is a speech to the Roosevelt Institute and Americans for Financial Reform, Massachusetts Senator, Elizabeth Warren challenged Wall Street and her President on…

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Where Are The Unions?

I found this article “The Middle Class Does Better In States With Lots Of Union Members” by Alan Pyke, on thinkprogess.org It states, “The middle…

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President Obama, Be A Liberal When You Can

Recall Election Day, November 2008. A racial milestone, incapable of repossession had been passed, liberals and the working poor would reclaim the ground lost in…

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