Monthly Archives: May 2007

Minimum Wage Hike

Congress and the president passed the federal minimum wage increase. Excellent triumph. There’s more to do by way of health insurance for currently uninsured. Advertisements

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Posted in Health and wellness, US Politics

Why Hussein was hanged in the middle east

The former dictator of Iraq, who waged war as did the former Yugoslavian leader Mr. S. Milosevic, was actually a friend of the US at various points in history. Well, his hanging took place after a long, drawn out, and … Continue reading

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“enemy combatants”

Quoting a prominent newspaper, Attorney General Alberto Gonzales was reported to have said that quote [“enemy combatants” cannot challenge their detention] unquote. While he is technically right, that a prisoner of war in custody is not subject to the same … Continue reading

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