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A career writer and media maven, Jim Stinson is the author of four mystery novels and a college textbook, Video: Digital Communication and Production. His newest novel, Tassy Morgan's Bluff, will be out from Penguin Books in June 2011. He lives with his wife in Portland, OR.

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SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, January 31, 2010
Health Care: The back burner doesn't cook The demotion of health care to a nice-to-have has sent a loud message to progressive volunteers: go away!
(9 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, October 30, 2009
Hey, CNN: It's News, Stupid! CNN is losing to Fox and MSNBC because it's forgotten how to be a news channel.
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, June 18, 2009
Health Care: How Can We Follow the Money? We can't evaluate health care reform schemes without really knowing the details of well-hidden health care costs. So let's dig up and publish them, pronto.
(5 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, March 11, 2009
Time to Humble Congressional Warlords Who needs Republicans when powerful Democrats are working to cripple the President's budget proposal?
(7 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, January 5, 2009
Why the roof don't git fixed Falling gas prices are driving a nation suffering short-term memory loss away from fuel-efficient cars -- again. This time, we can't let it happen.
(5 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, November 13, 2008
What's with All the Happiness? What an African American president does for the wonder bread majority.
SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, October 15, 2008
Come Down off Olympos When the building's on fire, you can't refuse to help put it out because you think the sprinkler system is too inadequate to be improved.
(12 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, September 27, 2008
How McCain cheapens his admirable history McCain's cynical use of his history as a prisoner cheapens both his campaign and his admirable record.
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, September 3, 2008
Beware of Yahoo "News" stories Among Yahoo News' 5 "most popular news stories" is a vicious opinion piece. Did Yahoo mis-categorize it on purpose? Oh, perish the thought!
(6 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, May 19, 2008
The Environmental Threat in the Living Room In arguing about environmental priorities, we're afraid to even mention the highest one of all: population control.
(4 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, May 15, 2008
The Race Card and the Truth Race is a non-issue that will not go away. To counter it,progressives must go on the offensive.
(10 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, May 11, 2008
Clinton or Obama? Feminist Angst and Single-Issue Politics The election of a female president would be the greatest milestone in the long march of women's rights since achieving the vote. But for all its importance, feminism is still a single issue, and rising above single issues is what this campaign is about.
(4 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, May 10, 2008
Michigan and Florida: What Happened; Who's Responsible? Validating the Michigan and Florida Democratic primaries is not fixing a mistake, it's evading consequences that were fully known before the primaries took place.
SHARE More Sharing        Monday, March 31, 2008
Citizens need crap detectors A brief plea that future citizens/voters be taught media literacy as seriously as they are taught history and government.
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, February 19, 2008
School administration: the education reform they don't talk about Until we reform school administration as aggressively as we're trying to improve teaching, we'll achieve as much as we usually have: zilch.
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, February 7, 2008
Election Reform That Might Even Pass Electing House members for four years instead of two would be so good for incumbents that the idea might even fly.