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The Progressive Press — Massive Rally in Bangladesh Demanding Death Penalty for the Islamist

February 8, 2013

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Oregon and Colorado House Reps to Introduce Marijuana Decriminalization Bill in Congress -

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Since Sandy Hook -

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Dear Harry: Thanks For The Knife In The Back -

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Poisoned US Soldiers, Secretary of the Army and KBR -

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Why is France in Mali? -

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Ukrainian Ex-PM Tymoshenko Facing Murder Charges -

Saturday, January 19, 2013

Increased U.S Military Presence in Africa: Why Now? -

Monday, January 14, 2013

Did Armstrong Use Taxpayer Funds For Doping? -

Sunday, January 13, 2013

UAE paying men to marry women over 30 -

Saturday, December 15, 2012

Demand A Plan to End Gun Violence -

Tuesday, December 11, 2012



Let’s imagine ourselves in the shoes of the average nine-to-five office worker. 7:00 a.m. – Wake up, get ready 8:00 a.m. – Leave house, kiss wife/partner/kids/pet dog on the way out 8:30-11:45 a.m. – Office work 11:45-12:45 p.m. – Lunch with your cubicle buddies and Jim the guy from regulatory that no one really likes 1:45-5 p.m. – Leave the office, head back home 5:30-6:30 – Gym 6:30-9:30- Walk the dog, feed the cat, do laundry, make dinner, pack your lunch for next day 10 p.m. – 7 a.m. – Sleep A normal day, roughly broken down in one-hour long…

On the Side Track?: High Speed Rail in North America

(Image Credit: Taiwan High Speed Rail Corporation)

North America (U.S., Canada and Mexico) is at a crossroad of economic development. The U.S. and Canada are transitioning from the Post-Industrial to the Information Age. Mexico, an upper-middle –economy, is on the verge of becoming a developed country, despite its present difficulties. All three countries are linked geographically, economically, politically and culturally. Although N.A.F.T.A has not received much attention lately, this does not obviate joint development opportunities. Infrastructure coordination, such as high-speed rail (HSR), can strengthen all three countries and create additional opportunities. It could be the impetus for a new era of sustainable prosperity for all three countries….