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Open thread for night owls: The rise of progressive cities

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At The Nation, Michelle Goldberg writes The Rise of the Progressive City—With liberal hopes dashed in Washington, political energy is gathering in cities, where social change is actually possible:

The Bush years were grim for progressives, but they did offer one small consolation: the hope t…
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Uighur militancy on rise: Tiananmen dissident

AFPApril 8, 2014, 12:15 am TWN

TAIPEI–Militancy is on the rise in China among Uighurs driven to despair over Beijing’s “terrorist colonization,” Wu’er Kaixi, a Uighur exiled after his role in the 1989 Tiananmen Square protests, has warned.
Wu’er — who spoke after tw…
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German industry orders rise in February, point to strong first quarter


BERLIN (Reuters) – Domestic demand drove a stronger-than-expected 0.6 percent rise in German industrial orders in February, Economy Ministry data showed on Friday, marking the fourth consecutive monthly gain and underscoring the pickup in Germany’s mighty industry.

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The rise of the progressive city

(The Nation) — The Bush years were grim for progressives, but they did offer one small consolation: the hope that if only a smart and decent person could ascend to the White House, our politics could be repaired. Now, after years of destructive austerity and hopeless stalemate, that faith is d…
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Australia job vacancies rise 2.6 percent in February quarter

Research and Development Engineer Benjamin Adamson checks the arm of a robotic machine which is used to shape carbon fibre composite car panels at the Quickstep Holdings Ltd factory in western Sydney August 15, 2013.
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The Rapid Rise of Big Data with IBM’s Bob Picciano

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Chris Versace is the editor of PowerTrend Brief — a FREE, weekly electronic newsletter. He also writes PowerTrend Profits, a paid monthly newsletter that helps individual investors profit through buying shares of companies poised to win big in the 8 PowerTrends, as well as …
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The Rapid Rise of Big Data with IBM’s Bob Picciano

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