The Crockpot: A Weekly Digest 03.10.11


| 3/10/2011 2:05:19 PM


Tags: The Crockpot, Matthew Alexander, Representative Peter King, Arizona shootings, Dave Zirin, Loren Eiseley, Banksy, Angry Birds, Mark Fiore, BBC, Libya, KayLynn Devaney,

Utne Reader Red LogoFormer military interrogator Matthew Alexander urges Rep. Peter King of New York to stop demonizing a group of people who’ve made sacrifices for the U.S. at home and abroad.

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Now that the shootings in Tucson are yesterday’s news, states and the federal government can continue slashing their mental health budgets without a peep from the mainstream media.

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With an NFL lockout looming, radical sports scribe Dave Zirin explains why true sports fans, labor activists, and progressives should stand proudly with the NFL players.

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