Report finds that deporting Arizona’s illegal workers would result in: Decrease total employment by 17.2 percent Eliminate 581,000 jobs for immigrant and native-born workers alike Shrink state economy by $48.8 billion Reduce state tax revenues by 10.1 percent If they offered them a path to legalization? Increase total employment by 7.7 percent Add 261,000 jobs […]
From Metafilter: In 1971, a clinic in Brazil bought a radiation therapy machine. Fourteen years later, the practice closed and was abandoned. On September 13th, 1987, two men sold the inner canister of the machine for scrap. Upon breaking it open, a scrapyard employee found sparkling, glowing blue powder. It was distributed to family and […]
From Adam Curtis: The idea of humanitarian intervention begins in 1968 with the Biafran war. It is a fascinating moment because it is where the framework – the filter through which we now perceive all humanitarian tragedies – was first constructed. The Eastern part of Nigeria had declared independence and called their new state Biafra. In […]
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Further down the spiral: The bill also requires abortion providers to tell patients that abortion carries risks, including the possibility of breast cancer. Rep. Peggy Welch, D-Bloomington, tried to remove that language, saying studies have shown no link between abortion and breast cancer. via indystar.com.
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Our girl Susie Bright is in the running to be the Grand Marshall of this year's pride parade. Vote! Susie Bright's Journal : Are You On or Off the Float? –Vote for Susie for Parade Grand Marshall! I have a huge surprise: I've been nominated to be one of a handful of Parade Grand Marshalls […]
Adam Levine flexing those tats live on the Maroon 5: 24 Hour Session. http://www.mycoke.com/htmls/CokeMusic MyCoke – CokeMusic 2011
From The Awl: “South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard signed a law Tuesday requiring women to wait three days after meeting with a doctor to have an abortion, the longest waiting period in the nation.” Should, however, you be in the market for a handgun, the wait is a more manageable two days. via South Dakota […]
House Republicans continue to focus on helping to rebuild the economy and job creation. Next on the GOP's Agenda: Reaffirming 'In God We Trust'