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NBBooks = Nation Builder Books, my business. I sell at 30 events a year, mostly antique machinery shows, and on the internet. Being a bookseller makes me a generalist: I know a little about many things but am expert in none. My name is Tony Wikrent.

Groups: The Democratic Wing of the Democratic Party, ClassWarfare Newsletter: WallStreet VS Working Class Global Occupy movement, Industry and Infrastructure, Kossacks on Mars

Home Page: http://www.nbbooks.com

Diaries published: 297 (0 days since last diary on Fri May 29, 2015 at 09:28 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 3841 (0 days since last comment on Fri May 29, 2015 at 09:28 PM PDT)

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Total Recommends: 21095

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Most Recommended Diary: GOP IT guru ordered deposed MONDAY! Rove may be next!, 534 comments, 960 recommends

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I just wanted to share something from a book written by Henry Adams in 1879, The Life of Albert Gallatin . Alexander Hamilton was our first Secretary of the Treasury, serving under George Washington.
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Comment Count 4 comments on Fri May 29, 2015 at 09:28 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Cross-posted from Real Economics . The TPP has brought the issue of "free trade agreements" to the fore again, so I think it is time we looked honestly at what has happened to the three North ...
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Comment Count 47 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 06:38 PM PDT with 61 Recommends
Since NAFTA, the United States has devolved into an oligarchy/plutocracy. Since NAFTA, Canada has regressed to the basic essence of old colonialism: an economy almost entirely dependent on one, ...
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Comment Count 37 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 07:01 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
I just want to quickly reach into the minds of people and connect two diaries here at DK right now. The public execution of Walter Scott and Demonizing the Poor I don't know about you, but I ...
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Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Apr 08, 2015 at 04:36 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Cross-posted from Real Economics but slightly revised. Will the next generation of leaders will be any better than the neo-liberal blind ideologues and filthy rich sociopaths we have today? Well, ...
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Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Mar 26, 2015 at 09:09 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
William Greider is an old populist warrior, whom I greatly admire and respect. He used to be a national political columnist at the Rolling Stone in the 1980s and 1990s, which of course was the ...
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Comment Count 31 comments on Thu Mar 12, 2015 at 08:47 PM PDT with 65 Recommends

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