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Viernes, 10 de Agosto de 2012
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To Joseph Stiglitz, the Nobel Prize-winning economist, the economy's strange behavior can be traced to the growing gap between wealthy Americans and everyone else.

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Juan Gelman
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Viernes, 10 de Agosto de 2012
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Un estudio del PHC señala que en EE.UU. hay cuatro millones de niños “ilegales” que tiene un padre o una madre sin papeles y que nacieron en EE.UU., de manera que son o debieran ser considerados estadounidenses. Cuando deportan a sus padres tiene que elegir entre volver con ellos o quedarse.

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Bonnie Kavoussi
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Miércoles, 08 de Agosto de 2012
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A Connecticut town has been accused of working to keep predominately white neighborhoods just that way. The Housing Authority of Winchester, Connecticut, "systematically and unlawfully" discriminated against minorities in its administration of a federal housing subsidy program, according to a new lawsuit.

 

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Erika Goode and Serge Kovaleski
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Miércoles, 08 de Agosto de 2012
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His music, Wade M. Page once said, was about “how the value of human life has been degraded by tyranny.”

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Grant Schulte
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Lunes, 06 de Agosto de 2012
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Thousands of fish are dying in the Midwest as the hot, dry summer dries up rivers and causes water temperatures to climb in some spots to nearly 100 degrees.

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Lunes, 06 de Agosto de 2012
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En un templo sij, en la ciudad Oak Creek, junto al lago Michigan, un hombre entró armado y disparó contra una multitud de fieles. Siete personas murieron, incluido el agresor, baleado por la policía. Tres heridos graves, entre ellos un uniformado.

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Lunes, 06 de Agosto de 2012
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A conservative group led by longtime political activist Ralph Reed has budgeted $10 million for a major 2012 election push to turn out the religious right and block a second term for President Barack Obama, a top executive with his organization told the Huffington Post.

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Jonathan Chait
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Sábado, 04 de Agosto de 2012
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Good news! The economy added 163,000 jobs last month, just a bit over the level required to keep up with population growth. A return to a free fall now seems less likely. On the other hand, there is the small footnote that the return to full employment is nowhere in sight. The recovery looks safe for those of us who are not already screwed. That, sadly, has come to be the primary focus of our economic policy.

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Viernes, 03 de Agosto de 2012
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La calificadora Moody's Investors Service estimaba en julio que 22 grupos empresariales estadounidenses del sector tecnológico mantenían 70% de su efectivo en el extranjero a fines de marzo, y que el total podría pasar de 289.000 a 400.000 millones de dólares en los tres próximos años.   Moody's destaca que las firmas son reticentes a repatriar esos fondos, porque podrían ser gravados hasta en 35% al llegar a EU.

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