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Black and White and Red All Over: The 10 Commandments of Socialism

What was expected of East Germans, in one handy list<p>The Babylonian king Hammurabi had his code, Moses had his 10 Commandments, and Walter Ulbricht, East Germany's de facto leader for two decades, decided in July 1958 that he'd try his hand at a list of rules by which to live.<p>As translated by the …

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Nice explanation of how the US came to this government shutdown situation. 

Nice explanation of how the US came to this government shutdown situation.

GOP tries to counter narrative

With time running out before the government closes for the first time since 1996, congressional Republicans are rallying around the same message: A shutdown won’t be our fault.<p>It was preemptive damage control as the GOP tried to counter the narrative that the House essentially voted early Sunday to …

Why This Is Not Just 'Washington Breakdown,' in 3 Graphs (and 1 Story)

Tea Party members say they are expressing the public's will. Gee, if only there were some way to judge popular sentiment in a democracy.<p>From the <i>Washington Post</i> this morning:<p>The unfortunate story that leads the <i>WaPo</i> today, with the photo and headline shown here, represents a step backwards from an …

Blast kills dozens in Pakistan's Peshawar

Pakistani officials say bomb in the busy Qissa Khwani market in northwestern city kills at least 40.<p>A car bomb ripped through a crowded street in Peshawar's oldest bazaar, killing 40 people in the third blast to hit the troubled Pakistani city in a week, officials said.<p>No one immediately claimed …

Scores of activists imprisoned in Bahrain

Court sentences 50 people to between five and 15 years in jail for setting up a group that organises protests.<p>A Bahraini court has sentenced 50 people to between five and 15 years in jail for setting up a group that organises anti-government protests, and that authorities say is working to topple …

US government on brink of shutdown

Republicans and Democrats trade blame, but Congress does not meet on Sunday, hours before shutdown deadline.<p>The US government is hours away from a partial shutdown, its first in nearly two decades, with Republican and Democratic lawmakers trading blame over who is responsible.<p>Congress was closed on …

Russian court jails more Greenpeace activists

Group of eight activists ordered held for two months, joining 22 others jailed after protest at offshore oil platform.<p>A court in the northern Russian city of Murmansk has sent eight more Greenpeace activists to jail for two months, bringing to 30 the number of people jailed for environmental …

Senator Says Politics Have Reached Civil War Levels

As the clock ticks down to­ward a pos­sible gov­ern­ment shut­down, Sen. Tom Har­kin, D-Iowa, isn’t hold­ing back.<p>On the Sen­ate floor be­fore 10 …

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