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Rima Regas
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Lives in Mission Viejo, CA
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I am not #ReadyForHillary . Am I still a #Feminist ?
Blog #42 by Rima Regas at rimaregas.com covers political science, philosophy, social ethics, and economics.
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Hundreds Missing After Chinese Cruise Ship Sinks on Yangtze http://nyti.ms/1BEB8hK
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This past week hasn’t been a very good week in a bit of a different way than we’ve seen lately. Some loose ends were tied, badly. Some positions were recanted, and hope for good change, well… It just isn’t there yet. Here are some of the most important…
This past week hasn't been a very good week in a bit of a different way than we've seen lately. Some loose ends were tied, badly. Some positions were recanted, and hope for good change, well... It ...
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Kudos to Jared Bernstein for a very thoughtful blog post on the political barriers to banking regulation.  My thoughts below his:
Kudos to Jared Bernstein for a very thoughtful blog post on the political barriers to banking regulation.  My thoughts below his: Why is it so hard to regulate the banks? It’s less the complexity t...
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When it comes to quality, parity, and objectivity, The New York Times' coverage of the left side of Election 2016 has been less than adequate; horrible for what is still considered the nation's pap...
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My interest was piqued as I read the following passage in a piece on Dr. Ruth Wertheimer in The Jewish Forward:
My interest was piqued as I read the following passage in a piece on Dr. Ruth Wertheimer in The Jewish Forward: "In March Westheimer shared similar sentiments with Haaretz, quoting the Talmud again...
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The word compassion in Hebrew is actually said in the plural form. Compassions is the actual usage of the word. Why?
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We’ve been treated to tidbits, in dribs and drabs, about how the Clintons have gone about amassing considerable amounts of money for their foundation for some time now.
We've been treated to tidbits, in dribs and drabs, about how the Clintons have gone about amassing considerable amounts of money for their foundation for some time now. How they go about raising mo...
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+Pragmatic Progressive Sorry, I am not a neoliberal. His ideas are in great part why we are post-recession. The undoing of Glass-Steagall is what got us the banking mess.

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By Alyssa Davis, Will Kimball, and Elise Gould | May 27, 2015 Introduction and key findings The Great Recession has had lasting effects on employment prospects of young people entering the workforce after graduating from high school or college.
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Great piece about where #liberalism  is in relation to the last couple of elections. 

#US   #UK   #Israel  
Recent electoral defeats for the center left do not reflect a rejection of center-left policies
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    East-Asian Studies, 1988
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Washington, DC - Tel-Aviv, Israel - Paris, France
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Getting an It Help Desk Job for Dummies
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Teens These Days, Always Changing Their Gray Matter | Frontiers for Youn...
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While we all may vary on just how much time we like spending with other people, humans are overall very social beings. Scientists have alrea

The Color of Law - The New Yorker
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On February 18, 1965, a civil-rights worker named James Orange was arrested in Marion, Alabama, on charges of disorderly conduct and contrib

Open Letter to @BillCosby - BK Nation
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By Charlie Braxton Mr. Cosby, Like many of your legions of fans and admirers, you don’t know me from a can of paint, but you and I go a long

Deadline
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Court rules Michigan has no responsibility to provide quality public edu...
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DETROIT — In a blow to schoolchildren statewide, the Michigan Court of Appeals ruled on Nov. 7 the State of Michigan has no legal obligation

The focus on first US Ebola case shows how cheaply we value African live...
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The sad reality is that African victims continue to suffer an excruciating death, while westerners are flown out, treated and become near-ce

Kingdom of Slaves in the Persian Gulf
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In the smallest Gulf states, nearly 90 percent of residents are immigrant laborers. Many face unspeakable abuse.

Millennials Are Out-Reading Older Generations
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But younger Americans value library services less than more senior cohorts, study finds.

Full text of President Barack Obama’s special address on combating the I...
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My fellow Americans – tonight, I want to speak to you about what the United States will do with our friends and allies to degrade and ultima

'Longmire' Cancelled By A&E, Will Be Shopped Elsewhere
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Longmire, A&E Network's most-watched original drama series of all time, will be ending its run on the cable network after three seasons. In

Fire Shut Up in My Bones
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A gorgeous, moving memoir of how one of America's most innovative and respected journalists found his voice by coming to terms with a painfu

Exclusive Video: This Is How Police Treated Residents of the Apartment C...
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A previously unreleased cellphone video captures a tense moment in the Ferguson neighborhood where Michael Brown died.

US police should shoot to kill or not at all, law and justice experts say
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Citing the dangers of ‘shooting to wound’ and a lack of clear policy around Tasers and other tools, experts say police gauge how much force

Any American Can Take Any Police Officer's Photo
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A Washington Post reporter was arrested outside of St. Louis, Missouri, on Wednesday evening after video-recording law-enforcement officials

Man Who Filmed Eric Garner Video Arrested on Weapons Charge
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Ramsey Orta, 22, was arrested Saturday in Staten Island, N.Y., along with a companion, police say.