US Politics Obama Years Public date: 25.02.2019 20:17:58

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4 Oct 2009

Lewin Group, Insurer-Owned Consulting Firm, Often Cited in Health Reform Debate

The political battle over health-care reform is waged largely with numbers, and few number-crunchers have shaped the debate as much as the Lewin Group, a consulting firm whose research has been widely cited by opponents of a public insurance option.
The political battle over health-care reform is waged largely with numbers, and few number-crunchers have shaped the...

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12 Apr 2009

The Free World Bars Free Speech

For years, the Western world has listened aghast to stories out of Iran, Saudi Arabia and other Middle Eastern nations of citizens being imprisoned or executed for questioning or offending Islam. Even the most seemingly minor infractions elicit draconian punishments. Late last year, two Afghan journalists were sentenced to prison for blasphemy because they translated the Koran into a Farsi dialect that Afghans can read. In Jordan, a poet was arrested for incorporating Koranic verses into his work. And last week, an Egyptian court banned a magazine for running a similar poem.
For years, the Western world has listened aghast to stories out of Iran, Saudi Arabia and other Middle Eastern nations...
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