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Book Review: Dollar Democracy by Peter Mathews

(APN) ATLANTA — Dollar Democracy, a new book by Prof. Peter Mathews, examines the role of campaign contributions from wealthy individuals and corporations in subverting the democratic process; and in creating public policy that favors the wealthy and corporations over working people. ¬†Mathews is a Professor of Political Science at Cypress College in Cypress, California, in north Orange County; and […]

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Author of Data-Driven Book on Fukushima Disaster Visits Atlanta

  (APN) ATLANTA — Nearly three years after the disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan, Dr. Edwin Lyman, a leading expert with the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS), addressed students at Emory School of Law, as well as a large crowd at the Carter Center, on Monday, February 10, 2014, to discuss stories his new book […]

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