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There is no shortage of really important news these days, but breaking through the media noise barrier is no easy feat. This is where I post about the stories I follow closely.


Getting up to speed on the conflict in Syria+

Some basic information for the layperson just getting up to speed on the Syrian conflict.

Read More+ 4 years ago

There Has Always Been a ‘War on Women’ in America+

… we just haven't always called it war.

Read More+ 5 years ago

Health Care Reform Has Issues+

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is far from perfect, but will the Supreme Court rule it unconstitutional? Sometime...

Read More+ 6 years ago


The story of Fukushima has largely been absent from mainstream media coverage, even though an apocalyptic scenario is still unfolding, but...

Read More+ 6 years ago
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CISPA: Whose cyber security is really at risk?+

UPDATE [4/26] House of Representatives Passes CISPA on a vote of 248 to 168. Read more about how amendments actually made...

Read More+ 6 years ago

NDAA: What it is (and why you should care)+

There are a lot of acronyms in the news lately. You might have heard of SOPA (Stop Online Piracy Act)...

Read More+ 6 years ago