Stories by Robert Becker

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Posted on: Jul 9, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Never before have so many activists commanded so many technological tools to corral like-minded millions into cohesive action.

Posted on: Nov 20, 2012, Source: AlterNet

How does a party of insular, rigid true believers, thrusting warlike middle fingers towards modernity, talk itself into modernizing?

Posted on: Aug 9, 2011, Source: The Smirking Chimp

We're in the midst of an unholy war by a minority of fanatics who take no prisoners, nor apologize for innocent victims.

Posted on: Jun 28, 2011, Source: The Smirking Chimp

How sound bites and wedge issues allow a rightwing minority to dictate national policy.