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Climategate warms skepticism

December 4, 2009

One week before President Barack Obama is expected to announce an 83 percent reduction in U.S. carbon emissions by 2050 at the Copenhagen climate summit, an emergent scandal is shaking the foundation of...

A second look at the public option

October 23, 2009

Twenty years from now, the public option might not be all that optional. Proponents market the policy as a way to increase competition between private insurers. ItâÄôs a smart strategy âÄî...

Students can’t afford fiscal reality

October 11, 2009

Last Thursday afternoon, the McNamara Alumni Center offered reprieve, or so IâÄôd thought, for my body chilled by fall wind. Only after I entered the crystalline geomorphic dome and sat down in...