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LE MONDE | • Mis à jour le | Par Claire Guillot L'été en séries : Ce que l'on croit voir… 5/6. La Mère migrante, la vraie, n'a jamais correspondu à sa légende, et n'a jamais apprécié d'être réduite à un symbole. Mère Colère contre Mère Courage
Yet calls for a reversal of the destructive turn toward austerity are still having a hard time getting through. The Chutzpah Caucus
Obama’s Morehouse speech: Why did he say “Be the best husband to … your boyfriend”? President Obama hosts a reception in honor of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month on June 15, 2012, shortly after declaring his support for same-sex marriage
F2C2012: Aaron Swartz keynote - "How we stopped SOPA"
Official White House Response to Secure resources and funding, and begin construction of a Death Star by 2016. By Paul Shawcross The Administration shares your desire for job creation and a strong national defense, but a Death Star isn't on the horizon.
Etats-Unis : de Roosevelt à Obama Novembre 2008 ne fut pas une victoire éphémère.
Personnalité de l’année
Obama Photographer Souza on Documenting Presidency in Digital Era The long view of history tends to be the judge of a presidency. As President Obama embarks on a second term in the Oval Office, it may still be too early to draw conclusions about his legacy as Commander in Chief. What we do know is that Obama’s first term has been a historic one: the first African American to hold the country’s highest office, Obama and his Administration have battled a recession, passed health care reform and legislation to end the military’s “Don’t ask, don’t tell” policy, formally ended the war in Iraq and brought Osama bin Laden to justice.
I’VE grown accustomed to reading inaccurate accounts of my day job. I’m in political data. I Am Not Big Brother
Required reading for 2012 election: The best stories about the Obama and Romney contest Photo by Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images One of the unwelcome perks of political reporting is the widespread belief among your peers that you want to spend more time talking about politics.
Americans woke up on November 7 having elected a Democratic president, expanded the Democratic majority in the Senate, and preserved the Republican majority in the House. Now That's What I Call Gerrymandering!
Election Day in America - The Big Picture
Electoral Votes by State - For 2012
Election night was a good night for national Democrats; President Obama won reelection, and Democrats gained two seats in the Senate. The news was not as good for local Democrats in Wisconsin, though, who lost their hard-fought majority in the Wisconsin State Senate, the only thing standing between Governor Scott Walker and Republicans' full control of the Wisconsin Legislature. Of the 33 Senate seats, 11 were up for election on Tuesday. Democrats Lose Control of Wisconsin State Senate, Leaving Republicans With Full Control Again | PR Watch
Direct Democracy: Results of Ballot Propositions Across the Country | PR Watch Across the country in states that allow for citizen lawmaking through ballot propositions, yesterday voters in many states had a direct say in the laws that govern them. There were 188 measures on the ballot in 38 states.
Which Polls Fared Best (and Worst) in the 2012 Presidential Race
Mitt Romney, Class Warrior
Mitt Romney and the Fundamental Unseriousness of Cutting Arts Funding By Alyssa Rosenberg on August 16, 2012 at 5:07 pm "Mitt Romney And The Fundamental Unseriousness Of Cutting Arts Funding"
Think Again: Obama's New Deal - By Michael Grunwald "Obama's Stimulus Package Was an Epic Failure That Haunted His Presidency." No.
The Simpsons attacks Romney with Mr. Burns and Seamus the dog. (VIDEO) Back in September, we noted that the voting-booth goof The Simpsons used in a promo for its Halloween episode was a bit more politically pointed than the one they ran four years before, when Obama was pitted against McCain.
Mutt Romney Blues by The New Yorker on SoundCloud
Can we stand back and pause a short minute to take in the spectacle of a man who wants to be President of The United States, who wants us to seriously regard him as a paragon of the American civic ideal, declaiming proudly and in public that he has paid his taxes at a third of the rate normally associated with gentlemen of his economic benefit. Stunning. Am I supposed to congratulate this man? David Simon | Mitt Romney paid taxes at a rate of at least 13 percent. And he’s proud to say so.
Mitt Romney Tells 26,000 Americans They Didn’t Die
Racism Tinges Opposition To Obamacare
The New Yorker’s Endorsement of Barack Obama
Les limites du pouvoir présidentiel
Sarah Silverman | Let My People Vote 2012 - Get Nana A Gun
10 Questions Romney Should Answer About His Taxes
The Powerless Presidency
NBCNews.com video: Romney plays tax games with 2011 return
'Surprise' Clint Eastwood Speech Features Bizarre Conversation
Obama plays up love of beer to ferment coalition of the swilling
The Brian Lehrer Show: Open Prep: 15 Things to Read, See and Hear About Paul Ryan
12 Things You Should Know About Vice Presidential Candidate Paul Ryan
Progress Reports - ThinkProgress
Obama, D'Souza and Anti-Colonialism
TPM Electoral Scoreboard
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