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Executive Committee Meeting
The next meeting of the Executive Committee will be held on Thursday December 17th at 7 pm. You are encouraged to attend but If can not be there, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Post Thanksgiving state of play
One’s volatile, the other not so much. That’s the state of play with the primary polls, as per Huffington Post pollster which includes Morning Consult, Ipsos/Reuters and other online tracking polls (RCP does not, by the way; they have Donald Trump at 27. Online polls favor the Donald, and...
Open thread for night owls: Planned Parenthood killer named. Media still not calling this terrorism
Terrorism against abortion clinics, and even Planned Parenthood clinics that do not provide abortions, didn’t start Friday afternoon. Here’s The New York Times today: Since abortion became legal nationally, with the Supreme Court’s decision in Roe v. Wade in 1973, many abortion...
Your 401(k) is no replacement for a pension
Remember how 401(k) accounts were going to be the key to the Ownership Society? We'd all be magically rich because our money would be in the stock market, not stuck in some boring pension. About that: New data show that in 2014, distributions from 401(k)s and similar accounts (including...
Suspect in custody after deadly attack at Planned Parenthood clinic
One police officer and two civilians were killed and nine people wounded, police say.
Nearly 1,000 'security risks' denied entry to France since Paris attacks
Nearly 1,000 people thought to pose security risks have been denied entry into France since stepped-up border controls were imposed ahead of the COP21 climate talks on November 13, just hours before the Paris attacks, the interior minister said Saturday. The aim of the boosted controls is to...
Hollande, activists gear up for critical climate talks
PARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande was meeting with environmental groups Saturday, pushing for an ambitious global deal to reduce man-made emissions blamed for global warming. Officials announced that nearly 1,000 individuals have been banned from entering France amid preparations...
The Eternally Thankful Edition
Listen to Episode No. 81 of Slate Money:
Portrait of Jennie
You Must Remember This, the podcast that tells the secret and forgotten history of 20th-century Hollywood, has joined Panoply. And when each episode airs, creator and host Karina Longworth will share some of the research that went into the episode in a transcript excerpt here on Slate. Listen to...
Opinion: Addicted to Distraction
Contributing Op-Ed Writer: France’s Cult of Fearlessness
Dot Earth Blog: As World Leaders Launch Paris Climate Talks Monday, Bill Gates Will Launch a Supporting Science Push
A portion of a graphic in a United Nations Environment Program report shows the gap between commitments for cuts in greenhouse gas emissions filed with the United Nations by the world's nations (the orange band) and a track (blue) deemed safe. The gray area reflects projections with no policy....
Tibetan Fights to Salvage His Fading Culture in China
Young Tibetan monks during a Tibetan writing class at a monastery.
Suspected Jihadists Kill Three at U.N. Base in North Mali
The United Nations said unknown attackers fired rockets at a U.N. peacekeeping base in Kidal in northern Mali on Saturday, killing three people inside, in the latest sign that the West African country's Islamist insurgency is intensifying.