Tag Archives: Corporations

Prisons, Privatization, Patronage

The Times’s reports instead portray something closer to hell on earth — an understaffed, poorly run system, with a demoralized work force, from which the most dangerous individuals often escape to wreak havoc, while relatively mild offenders face terror and abuse at the hands of other inmates.

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Enough of this nonsense already [Shorter Question Everything]

Executive privilege:

Is it silly that it’s had to come to this, to protect documents the DOJ isn’t allowed to hand over, about ‘gun-walking’ the Bush admin started and the Obama admin stopped? It’s beyond silly, but Issa really does seem to love all the attention…

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It’s still not funny [Shorter Question Everything]

whether Romney realized it or not, the quip at the end of the note — “erased your hard drives” — provided an awkward reminder of a 2011 Boston Globe investigation revealing that before Romney left office as governor of Massachusetts in late 2006, “11 of his top aides purchased their state-issued computer hard drives, and the Romney administration’s e-mails were all wiped from a server.”

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Obama acts on immigration reform [Shorter Question Everything]

stop worrying about the next election and start worrying about the next generation

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Shiny objects? Seriously? [Shorter Question Everything]

Mitt Romney’s senior campaign adviser, Eric Fehrnstrom, on Sunday said that social issues important to women, like contraception coverage and abortion rights, were “shiny objects” that were being used to distract voters.

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