Libby Brittain's Top Stories

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  1. We Were Sued By A Billionaire Political Donor. We Won. Here's What Happened.
    Today we are happy to announce a monumental legal victory for Mother Jones: A judge in Idaho has ruled in our favor on all claims in a defamation case filed by a major Republican donor, Frank VanderSloot, and his company, Melaleuca Inc. In a decision...
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  2. This Man Is the Most Dangerous Political Operative in America
    This Man Is the Most Dangerous Political Operative in America Steve Bannon runs the new vast right-wing conspiracy—and he wants to take down both Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush. By Joshua Green | October 8, 2015 From Photographs by Jeremy Liebman...
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  3. Why Clinton’s TPP opposition unnerves me
    In 2008, Hillary Clinton was running against an inexperienced, untested young senator named Barack Obama. Clinton was known as one of the most serious policy wonks to ever run for president, and her network included most of the Democratic Party's top...
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  4. Full interview: Dr. Ben Carson on the economy
    On Monday, Marketplace host Kai Ryssdal talked with Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson about his campaign, the economy, and how he would change the government if he were elected. Kai Ryssdal: Dr. Carson, good to have you with us. Dr. Ben...
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  5. It’s Getting Harder To Move Beyond A Minimum-Wage Job
    Minimum-wage jobs are meant to be the first rung on a career ladder, a chance for entry-level workers to prove themselves before earning a promotion or moving on to other, better-paying jobs. But a growing number of Americans are getting stuck on...
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