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Worse Than Michelle Rhee: Teachers And Public Schools Have A Shocking New ... | Salon

July 1, 2014

In another recent conversation occurring on Salon with Thomas Frank, Barry Lynn of the New America Foundation pointed out that the Democratic Party, which has been serving as home for the left, suffers from a schism. Although Lynn's analysis pertained ...

Free Markets Killed Capitalism | Salon

June 29, 2014

Barry C. Lynn is a senior fellow at the New America Foundation and the author of two important books, “End of the Line” and ”Cornered,” the latter of which describes the dramatic return of monopoly to the American landscape. Both books had a big effect on me when they appeared, as did Lynn’s periodic articles in Harper’s Magazine describing the concentration of economic power in all sorts of different industries. One of the reasons his books startled me is the weird silence of virtually all our other popular economic writers on the subject.

How the Meat Industry Killed the Free Market | Salon

March 15, 2014

The dark secrets behind America’s meat industry are enough to make us sick – and according to journalist Christopher Leonard, that’s only the start of it. Our health, the well-being of animals and large swaths of rural America are all under threat by America’s monopolized meat industry, Leonard says, and the full extent to which it’s taken over should be making us a lot angrier than it is.

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Revealed: Nsa Plans To Hack Potentially Millions Of Computers

March 12, 2014

Reporting for The Intercept Wednesday on the latest revelations from Edward Snowden's NSA leaks, Glenn Greenwald and Ryan Gallagher expose the spy agency's plans to hack millions of computers. According to classified documents, the NSA has ...

Programs:

Monsanto’s Scary New Scheme: Why Does It Really Want All This Data?

  • By
  • Lina Khan,
  • New America Foundation
December 29, 2013 |

Could an Indiegogo Project Help Identify the Next Life-Saving Antibiotic?

  • By
  • Anya Kamenetz,
  • New America Foundation
December 2, 2013 |

State Department Will Help Support Free Education In Over 30 Countries

  • By
  • Anya Kamenetz,
  • New America Foundation
October 31, 2013 |

Hallelujah, Oil and Gas Forever! | Salon

October 16, 2013

Not only will these developments result in added jobs — as many as three million, claims energy analyst Daniel Yergin — but they will also enhance America's economic status vis-à-vis its competitors. “U.S. natural gas is abundant and prices are low ...

Programs:

Obamacare is Here, But for Some, Healthcare.gov is Not

  • By
  • Anya Kamenetz,
  • New America Foundation
October 1, 2013 |
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