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Ten protesters gathered Tuesday morning in front of The Baltimore Sun's office on North Calvert Street, rallying against a possible sale of the newspaper to Koch Industries. Headed by brothers David H. Koch and Charles G. Koch, the private company has...
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is coming to Stamford on Monday, May 20 to speak at a fundraiser for Connecticut Republicans. Walker is the guy who reduced wages and benefits for state workers in Wisconsin, causing a national uproar that led to a recall...
Tags: Stamford, Government, AFSCME, Politics, Scott Walker
The progressive group Florida Watch Action is planning a protest Thursday in front of the Orlando Sentinel newspaper to oppose the potential sale of that and other Tribune Company newspapers to the conservative Koch Brothers. The “billionaire...
Florida Watch Action, the progressive group that brought you "Pink Slip Rick" and other efforts opposing Gov. Rick Scott in particular and right-wing conservatives in general, is organizing a demonstration tomorrow afternoon in front of the Orlando...
Cal Thomas"Mainstream media" are alarmed by reports that billionaires Charles and David Koch are considering the purchase of Tribune Company's eight daily newspapers, including the Los Angeles Times. When Warren Buffett spent $344 million to purchase 28...
Many of the best books and articles we read are those recommended by others. One such article was the amazing account of the Koch family, whose wealth is approaching that of Bill Gates and Warren Buffett. Because of their increasing support for very...
What's the biggest political lesson of 2012? Some say it's that money doesn't count all that much. Even though billionaires and big corporations poured huge amounts into the 2012 election, they lost big. They learned the lesson and won't try to buy...
American VoicesI keep hearing that the billionaires and big corporations that poured all that money into the 2012 election learned their lesson. They lost their shirts and won't do it again. So we don't need campaign finance reform. Baloney. It's true their...
Special to the TribuneA toddler severely beaten in a St. Charles motel room probably will never fully recover from her brain injuries, her father and her pediatrician said at a sentencing hearing for the child’s mother. The testimony came on the first day of the...
Tags: Heroin, Judges, Crime, Law and Justice, Justice System, Prisons
American VoicesThe "fiscal cliff" isn't nearly the biggest cliff we face -- if we're talking about dangerous precipices looming on the horizon. Here are three: The child poverty cliff A staggering number of our children are impoverished. Between 2007 and 2011, the...
Central Florida Political Pulse - Orlando SentinelThe folks at Americans for Prosperity — the David Koch-supported group that poured millions of dollars into ads in Florida in a fruitless effort to deny re-election to President Barack Obama and Democratic U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson – is now...
Change of SubjectThe Associated Press reports: BEIJING -- The online version of China's Communist Party newspaper has hailed a report by The Onion naming North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un as the "Sexiest Man Alive" -- not realizing it is satire. The......
May 21, 2013 |Story| Baltimore Sun
May 19, 2013 |Story| WTXX-LTV
May 15, 2013 | Orlando Sentinel
May 15, 2013 | Orlando Sentinel
May 7, 2013 |Column| Tribune Media Services
May 3, 2013 |Story| Herald Mail
Dec 26, 2012 |Story| Baltimore Sun
Dec 25, 2012 |Column| Tribune Media Services
Sep 21, 2012 |Story| Chicago Tribune
Dec 11, 2012 |Column| Tribune Media Services
Nov 19, 2012 | Orlando Sentinel
Nov 27, 2012 | Chicago Tribune
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