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A unique constellation of groups is hitting the road for "Sunshine Week" to promote the importance of open records in Wisconsin.
David Swanson and Pacifica have released a new audio of the first interview of Mary Anne Grady Flores from jail, where she is serving a sentence for photographing Americans speaking out against the military's drone program.
Russian Colonel Rudolf Abel is the spy who is front and center in Steven Spielberg's film, "Bridge of Spies," which is nominated in six Oscar categories. FBI agent John "Jack" Coulter, who helped catch Abel, is the father of arch right-winger Ann Coulter.
Corporate-funded groups like ALEC are urging state legislatures to pass resolutions calling for a constitutional convention to adopt a "Balanced Budget Amendment" and more. Those groups are getting closer. Here's more about the lay of the land.
West Virginia is the latest front in a national battle to undermine worker rights bankrolled by the billionaire Koch brothers.