Bill Clinton, Clinton Global Initiative
In the News: President Barack Obama will not be attending the final meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative. Secretary Hillary Clinton may also skip the event scheduled for September 19-21, 2016. About this photo: Former President Bill Clinton at the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting in 2015.  Photo credit: jauretsi / Flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0)

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Alex Jones Advising Trump (Trevin)

More disturbing, though, is ThinkProgress equating those who question official stories with white supremacists in their reporting of the story.

Paying Their Execs Huge Bonuses Get Banks…Big Tax Breaks (Russ)

The loophole for “performance based compensation” just proves that the One Percent keep on gaming the system beautifully.

Will US Again Sell Out Kurds? (Dan)

WIth the US-supporting Turkish military movements in Syria, Kurdish militants worry that their American support will disappear to appease Turkey.

Native Americans Protest Construction of New Pipeline (Klaus)

Native American protests are drawing attention to the construction of the Bakken pipeline that is supposed to run through four states at a length of more than 1,000 miles.

12 Tips for Living a Longer Life (Russ)

This will hearten many: skip the crossfit and the marathons, drink wine and coffee, and that juicing fad is just bad for you.

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