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The Lineup: Week of Aug. 8-14, 2011

Emily Schwartz Greco

In this week’s OtherWords editorial package, Jim Hightower calls for a “national, FDR-style jobs program” while Sam Pizzigati relays how President Franklin D. Roosevelt deftly handled his debt-ceiling standoff with conservative Republicans. Get all this and more in your inbox by subscribing to our weekly newsletter. If you haven’t signed up yet, please do.

  1. What would FDR Do? / Sam Pizzigati
  2. The Ugly Business of Lethal Injection / Brian Evans
  3. Watching Out for Our Water / Shayda Naficy
  4. Waiter, There’s a Newfangled Technology in My Soup / Andrew Ranallo
  5. Playing Chicken in the Capitol / Donald Kaul
  6. America’s Real Job Creators are Broke / Jim Hightower
  7. The Defense Industry Threatens America’s Economy / William A. Collins
  8. Raised Ceiling / Khalil Bendib

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