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Open records requests drive new controversy

Two interesting open records cases are unfolding in Wisconsin and Michigan. Both raise important questions about access to public documents, the concept of academic freedom, vigorous public discourse and the motives of those seeking public records. Wisconsin The Wisconsin Republican … Continue reading

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Gov. Walker’s disingenuous war on America’s working class

The hypocritically ingenuous ploy of Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker to dismantle collective bargaining rights for public employees may be unraveling. The latest New York Times/CBS News poll indicates Americans oppose weakening the bargaining rights of public employee unions by a … Continue reading

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Budget problems baring teeth

Winds of political change are sweeping across America. High stakes games of political “chicken” are unfolding. The Nation notes: “The Great Recession and its aftermath are entering a new phase in the United States, which could bring even more severe … Continue reading

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