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It's All Politics, July 17, 2013

In the penultimate edition of the podcast, NPR's Ken Rudin and Ron Elving summarize the political fallout of the Zimmerman verdict and the Senate deal reached on filibusters and also update the latest on the Wyoming and Montana Senate races. They also try to define the word "penultimate."

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Here’s a fascinating look at the roots of the Egyptian coup. It points to jihadi violence in the Sinai – and conflicts over how to deal with it – as …

Colbert grills Spitzer on his “self-comptrol”

“You had your fall from grace, or whatever her name was,” Colbert told the former governor<p>Stephen Colbert sat down with Eliot Spitzer, or as Colbert put it, a "registered lip donor," to talk about Spitzer's candidacy for New York City comptroller this year. "Given a position of this …

George Zimmerman won’t get his gun back just yet

The Justice Department asked a Florida police department to delay until it finishes its investigation<p>The Sanford Police Department has delayed returning George Zimmerman's gun, along with other evidence, following a request from the Department of Justice.<p>The DOJ asked that the police department …

Obama Might Be Canceling A Fall Summit With Vladimir Putin Over Edward Snowden

The White House is dangling that option over the Russians as Moscow considers a temporary asylum petition from Edward Snowden, the American accused of leaking information about classified U.S. intelligence programs.<p>But officials have privately signaled that scrapping the bilateral talks would also …

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The killing of Trayvon Martin is a return to business as usual

There's an old tale about a village that existed on the edge of a precipice. Villagers were perpetually tumbling into the abyss, until one day the …

Thank neoliberalism for our enslavement to capitalism

The corporations now ruling the world owe their dominance to the application of economist Milton Friedman’s ideas<p>Our current incarnation of capitalism -- variously referred to as savage capitalism, extreme capitalism or euphemistically as the "free market" (free of any constraints) -- is in one of …

Eugene Robinson: Obama shouldn’t lead the conversation about race

“Through no fault of his own, he might be the worst” person to talk race after Trayvon Martin, Robinson writes<p>In an Op-Ed for the Washington Post, Eugene Robinson argues that President Obama is not the right person to lead a national conversation about the larger racial issues in the country that …

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