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Mark Martinez
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Attended University of California, Santa Barbara
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READING (7-10-14)
Hurting For Work: How disdain for government regulation sparked a 'Texas Miracle' economy while, at the same time, tearing down protections for the workers who built it ( The Texas Tribune ). 25 photos of shadows that tell a different story ( Bored Panda )....
Hurting For Work: How disdain for government regulation sparked a 'Texas Miracle' economy while, at the same time, tearing down protections for the workers who built it (The Texas Tribune). 25 photos of shadows that tell a di...
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ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ... JAPAN TAKES THE FIRST STEP TOWARDS CATCHING FREE TRADE FEVER
Commodore Perry arrives in Tokyo Bay, July 8, 1853. On this day in history ( July 8, 1853 ) Commodore Matthew C. Perry sailed into Tokyo Bay with the U.S. Navy and a letter from President Filmore politely demanding trade and safe harbour for American ships....
Commodore Perry arrives in Tokyo Bay, July 8, 1853. On this day in history (July 8, 1853) Commodore Matthew C. Perry sailed into Tokyo Bay with the U.S. Navy and a letter from President Filmore politely demanding trade and sa...
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READING FOR THE WEEKEND (July 4, 2014)
23 totally useless facts you can share with your equally useless friends at your 4th of July BBQ ( Buzz Feed ) New York towns can prohibit fracking, state appeals court rules ( The Guardian ). As of 2014 the Department of Veterans Affairs was still paying a...
23 totally useless facts you can share with your equally useless friends at your 4th of July BBQ (Buzz Feed) New York towns can prohibit fracking, state appeals court rules (The Guardian). As of 2014 the Department of Veteran...
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FOX DEBUNKED
The top 5 times a Fox guest recently  debunked Fox analysts/anchors ... - Mark  
The top 5 times a Fox guest recently debunked Fox analysts/anchors ... - Mark  
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DO NON-U.S. BASED, TAX DODGING, CORPORATIONS STILL HAVE THE SAME RIGHTS AS U.S. CITIZENS?
In 2010 the Supreme Court ruled in Citizens United v. Federal Elections Commission  that no distinction can be drawn between the First Amendment rights of U.S. corporations and people. In the same ruling the SC also ruled that corporations can spend as they...
In 2010 the Supreme Court ruled in Citizens United v. Federal Elections Commission that no distinction can be drawn between the First Amendment rights of U.S. corporations and people. In the same ruling the SC also ruled that...
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WEEKEND READING (June 28, 2014)
Iraq crisis: Key oil refinery seized by rebels ( BBC New s). 5 extreme acts of greed that screw the American people ( Alternet) . Grazing on federal land, which was originally used help entice settlers westward, is now threatened because of drought ( LA Tim...
Iraq crisis: Key oil refinery seized by rebels (BBC News). 5 extreme acts of greed that screw the American people (Alternet). Grazing on federal land, which was originally used help entice settlers westward, is now threat...
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FORBES ... CORPORATE TAX DODGERS ARE POSITIVELY UN-AMERICAN
Allan Sloan, editor-at-large of Forbes magazine, has an excellent article that sheds light on how U.S. corporations duck U.S. taxes by moving their headquarters overseas. The problem, as Sloan notes, is that the rest of us get stuck paying their share to ke...
Allan Sloan, editor-at-large of Forbes magazine, has an excellent article that sheds light on how U.S. corporations duck U.S. taxes by moving their headquarters overseas. The problem, as Sloan notes, is that the rest of us ge...
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DON'T CRITICIZE PRESIDENT OBAMA FOR IRAQI MESS ... IT WAS ALWAYS A FLAWED POLICY WRAPPED IN ILLUSION
Republicans who voted to support the disastrous invasion of Iraq in 2003 are now criticizing President Obama for not cleaning up their mess. It's time to get one thing clear: Iraq was a disaster built on false bravado and a pack of lies from Day One. The li...
Republicans who voted to support the disastrous invasion of Iraq in 2003 are now criticizing President Obama for not cleaning up their mess. It's time to get one thing clear: Iraq was a disaster built on false bravado and a p...
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SUPREME HYPOCRISY?
In your face is now legal ... The Supreme Court ruled that a 35 foot buffer zone for anti-choice protesters in Massachusetts violates the protesters' 1st Amendment rights . Seriously? I wonder if this also applies to those protesting corporations, on Wall S...
In your face is now legal ... The Supreme Court ruled that a 35 foot buffer zone for anti-choice protesters in Massachusetts violates the protesters' 1st Amendment rights. Seriously? I wonder if this also applies to those...
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READING FOR THE FIRST WEEK OF JULY (7-2-14)
USA v. Germany at World Cup 2014 ... Lego's brick-by-brick video animation ( The Guardian ). Why the Red Cross needs to tell all ( Bloomberg / Barry Ritholtz). Inside the GOP's fact-free nation ( Mother Jones ). Jamie Dimon's sinister PR ploy: What's really...
USA v. Germany at World Cup 2014 ... Lego's brick-by-brick video animation (The Guardian). Why the Red Cross needs to tell all (Bloomberg / Barry Ritholtz). Inside the GOP's fact-free nation (Mother Jones). Jamie Dimon's sini...
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HOW TO CONVINCE REPUBLICANS THAT CLIMATE CHANGE IS REAL
Jon Stewart explains how to get GOP senators to care about climate change ... The Daily Show Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes , The Daily Show on Facebook , Daily Show Video Archive For a compelling story on what climate change is doing around the world c...
Jon Stewart explains how to get GOP senators to care about climate change ... The Daily Show Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes,The Daily Show on Facebook,Daily Show Video Archive For a compelling story on what climat...
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EXPLAINING OUR RACE TO THE BOTTOM ... WHY OUR PUBLIC TREASURIES ARE DRAINED
OK, let's start with this: Corporations are the only reason  taxes are so complex  and skewed that only corporations and a few of America's ubber rich can take advantage of the tax havens, hidden exemptions, write-offs, and write-downs that you and I can't ...
OK, let's start with this: Corporations are the only reason taxes are so complex and skewed that only corporations and a few of America's ubber rich can take advantage of the tax havens, hidden exemptions, write-offs, and wri...
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