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The mind is stifled by itself-
To hear the quell afoot in time-
The shadow-walk beyond the ear-
Light alighting on a shelf-
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Scott Walker Denies Comparing Protesters To ISIS, Says Obama Loves America

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker on Sunday made an effort to walk back recent controversial comments comparing union protesters to the Islamic State group and expressing doubt over whether President Barack Obama loves America.

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The Not So Good Apple

The ABC’s 4 Corners program last night reminded us in no uncertain terms that what we buy has a story behind it and too often it is not a win-win tale. 250 more words


Power to the people; A post for International Sex Workers Rights Day

Content note for mention, without details, of rape and child abuse. 

One of the things people claim about both sex work and BDSM is that they find them empowering. 977 more words

Community Members Gather In Mpls. To Discuss Workers’ Rights

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Community members came together in Minneapolis Saturday to talk about workers’ rights, from wages to sick leave.

Minnesota lawmakers have been discussing a law that would help workers with benefits and fair scheduling. 77 more words


Can I Borrow Your Passwords, Please?

Hand me over your social media usernames and passwords. It’s not a question.

This is a reality in Illinois’ school districts. As of Jan. 1, a… 334 more words

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Your HR department doesn’t give a damn: How corporate overseers exploit American workers - Salon.com

Many of the employees identified as undesirable are often “older” workers. A New York-based media company recently shed itself of many of its long-time employees as it attempted to move away from print and focus on digital products.

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