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OBAMA’S ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Donate Subscribe Share Tweet Print Email March/April 2012 Obama’s Top 50 Accomplishments by Paul Glastris, Ryan Cooper, and Siyu Hu Magazine Share Tweet Print Email (Also check out the main article, The Incomplete Greatness of Barack Obama, and the issue’s Editor’s Note.) 1. Passed Health Care Reform: After five presidents over a century failed to create universal health insurance, signed the Affordable Care Act (2010). It will cover 32 million uninsured Americans beginning in 2014 and mandates a suite of experimental measures to cut health care cost growth, the number one cause of America’s long-term fiscal problems. 2. Passed the … more…

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THE FUTURE OF THE FUTURE

THE FUTURE OF THE FUTURE: INNOVATION TO EXTINCTION The 20th century has revealed to us the triumph of market economies. It can become the gentle social democratic countries as well as fascist ones on the other end of the spectrum. Roughly 80% of nations are authoritarian and most have some form of a market system. Artificial Intelligence is the latest in various technologies that should change human societies. Neanderthals roamed the earth and died for many reasons to their darker cousins Homo sapiens up from Africa. We have gone through hunting and gathering societies, hoe, plow cultures, agriculture, and industrialism. … more…

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SCHINDLER’S LIST

Schindler’s List From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search This article is about the film. For the book that inspired this film (published in the U.S. as Schindler’s List), see Schindler’s Ark. For the actual list, see List of Schindlerjuden. Schindler’s List Theatrical release poster Directed by Steven Spielberg Produced by Steven Spielberg Gerald R. Molen Branko Lustig Screenplay by Steven Zaillian Based on Schindler’s Ark by Thomas Keneally Starring Liam Neeson Ben Kingsley Ralph Fiennes Caroline Goodall Jonathan Sagall Embeth Davidtz Music by John Williams Cinematography Janusz Kamiński Edited by Michael Kahn Production company Amblin Entertainment Distributed … more…

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THE ACCUSED

The Accused (1988 film) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search The Accused Theatrical release poster Directed by Jonathan Kaplan Produced by Stanley R. Jaffe Sherry Lansing Written by Tom Topor Starring Kelly McGillis Jodie Foster Music by Brad Fiedel Cinematography Ralf D. Bode Edited by O. Nicholas Brown Gerard B. Greenberg Distributed by Paramount Pictures Release date October 14, 1988 Running time 111 minutes Country United States Language English Budget $6 million Box office $32 million (domestic) The Accused is a 1988 American drama film written by Tom Topor and directed by Jonathan Kaplan. It stars Jodie Foster and … more…

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DEPRESSION AMONG TEENS

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ARE WE BETTER OFF THAN IN THE PAST?

Edition: United States Business Markets World Politics Tech Commentary Breakingviews Money Life Pictures Video The Great Debate How do we measure whether Americans are better off than in the past? By Allison Schrager January 16, 2014 Are you better off than you were twenty years ago? Probably not relative to very rich people today, but what about relative to you, or to someone your age and position twenty years ago? Income inequality has been called the defining issue of our time. Powerful leaders, from President Obama to Pope Francis, have cited it as evidence that the unfettered capitalism that has … more…

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WOMEN LIKE WOMEN MORE THAN MEN LIKE MEN

Home Help Log In Cart (0) JOIN APA About APA Topics Publications & Databases Psychology Help Center News & Events Science Education Careers Membership Home // Monitor on Psychology // December 2004 Monitor on Psychology // Women like women more than men like men EMAIL PRINT In Brief Women like women more than men like men December 2004, Vol 35, No. 11 Print version: page 11 Women are nearly five times more likely to show an automatic preference for their own gender than men are to show such favoritism for their own gender, according to a study in the October … more…

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BRO JOB

Jump to Navigation SEARCH Search form Search ◀ Environment / Food Economy Education Rights Media / Culture Health Activism The Personal Trump Trauma Sex & Relationships The Bro Job: Why ‘Straight’ Men Secretly Have Sex With Each Other Sexuality is one of the few areas where women are afforded more leniency than men. By Carrie Weisman / AlterNet October 10, 2015, 12:30 PM GMT AddThis Sharing Buttons Share to Facebook 29 Share to Twitter Share to Google+ Share to More 158 Share to Email Print Comments Photo Credit: Shutterstock At this point, lesbian sex (the porny kind) is practically considered … more…

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1958 !

Hold on! It is 1958. We have been through so much this last 50 years and yet we own 50% of the world’s GDP. We are so much more than fancy cars and hula hoops. With the Great Free Enterprise and Americanism, we have nearly conquered the world. Once Godless Communism is gone, we will certainly have a peaceful planet. Imagine 2018. Mr. and Mrs. America will drive a car that with a push of a button it can be either a boat or a plane! House will be made of a substance that can turn various colors so one … more…

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LIFE INSURANCE

EDITORIAL/ LIFE INSURANCE Recently, my wife and I lost $45,000.00. Now how did we do that? We had a universal life insurance policy that we paid by automatic withdrawal since 1985. That’s over 3 decades like Reagan, Bush 41’ , Clinton, Bush 43’, Obama, Trump. So did I miss anyone? It was that long ago. Way back then, 45 thousand could buy a small 3 bedroom ranch with basement. Today, the house is estimated at $120,000.00. Now what did we do wrong? We changed banks from one with a bad reputation dealing with workers and customers. We moved to another … more…

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