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Katalusis is a progressive news and opinion blog updated daily.

Located: St Paul, Minnesota
Tags: news, politics, opinion, spirituality, feminism, human rights

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Connecting people to nature through photos and stories: The Spirit of the Swan on Feb 6, 2012 in nature connections, illegal hunting, swans, environment, wildlife photography, greenMary Lundeberg at a gallery reception of her swan photos.The mission of Nature Connections, the imprint of The Spirit of the Swan, is “connecting people to nature through photos and stories.”  Co-authors and wildlife photographers Mary Lunde...



Politicizing the positive jobs report on Feb 4, 2012 in Obama administration, long-term unemployed, economic crisis, decreased unemployment rate, 2012 campaign, Romney campaignIt’s unfortunate that the media is primarily presenting a positive jobs report in terms of the 2012 presidential election campaign instead of first seeking to inform the public of what the new numbers may mean for America’s struggling families. P...



Will Obama take his cue from Elizabeth Warren in his reelection campaign? on Feb 3, 2012 in middleclass, Barack Obama, Elizabeth Warren, economic crisis, 2012 campaign, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, American social contract, Mass. senate race, Scott BrownPut aside the fact that President Obama caved to Republican resistance in his failure to nominate Elizabeth Warren to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau she created and consider this:  Paul Starobin at the New Republic now suggests th...



Wis. Gov. Walker in more hot water on Feb 3, 2012 in Wisconsin recall election, Milwaukee County investigation, Wisconsin protests, Gov. Scott WalkerThe Caucus (NY Times) reported Friday evening that Wis. Gov. Scott Walker (R) is facing even more problems in addition to a likely recall election:Scott Walker, the Republican governor of Wisconsin, will meet with a prosecutor who has been investigat...



Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow on Feb 2, 2012 in PA, weather, Groundhog Day, Punxsutawney Phil, Groundhog photo credit: public domain.Groundhog Day is a whimsical holiday, and I’ll bet most of us smile – even those of us who are surviving another Minnesota winter – when we hear of Punxsutawney Phil’s latest prognostication, whether or n...



Romney courts Michele Bachmann on Feb 1, 2012 in Romney and Bachman, Mitt Romney, Michele Bachmann, Republican primaryBachmann and Romney. Photo courtesy of the Guardian.A progressive who has appreciated the efforts of moderate Republicans in their efforts over the years to promote sane government at both the state and federal levels, I'm disappointed this morning t...