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A New President Will Not Stabilize Egypt

Posted May 13, 2014 by

Egypt remains in a heightened state of political turmoil. Since the mass popular revolt in Feb. 2011 that toppled the dictatorship of Hosni Mubarak, there have been four governments, three votes on revised constitutions, two parliamentary elections and one presidential
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Why SF Needs New Commissioners

Posted May 13, 2014 by

Regularly changing the composition of San Francisco’s commissions brings fresh perspectives and limits the coziness between appointees and the agencies they oversee. But some San Francisco activists now see these appointments as virtual civil service jobs. According to the SF Examiner,
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Campos-Chiu Race Offers Clear Choice

Posted May 12, 2014 by

For all the mailers, endorsements, and negative attacks on both sides, the Assembly race between David Campos and David Chiu offers an unusually clear choice. There is nothing complicated about the race for Assembly between Supervisors Campos and Chiu. Unlike
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