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Just imagine if Congress passed a whole boat load of legislation on issues where the majority of Americans agree…
An exchange between a independent journalist and an editor illustrates the state of freelance journalism, prosecutorial overreach from Aaron Swartz to Michael Premo, and a listener asks about tenure for elementary and secondary school teachers.
Academy Award nominee James Spione on his upcoming documentary Silenced, which examines the war on whistleblowers and the risks they take by bringing government abuse to the public’s attention. Also, catching up on several listener mail letters.
Nima Shirazi on the propaganda in Argo and Zero Dark Thirty, the Onion tweets out a horrible thing about Quvenzhane Wallis, and Seth MacFarlane’s general sexism and racism.
How a fancy sounding accounting trick endangers Social Security benefits for seniors.
Susie Cagle on last Sunday’s climate change action, a rape apologist hashtag trends on twitter, and six members of the House who benefitted heavily from defense sector donations.

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