We want a "peace economy" that creates jobs, invests in our communities, restores and improves public services, saves the environment, and builds the infrastucture. We urge you to sign the petition at www.jobs-not-wars.org that calls for an end to the austerity and militarism that this Congress and Administration seem intent on.
For many of us in the last weeks of the election campaign, the mantra was "Keep calm and trust Nate Silver." He was proprietor of "538," the NY Times's poll-reading outfit, and the messages he drew from dozens of polls ended up being amazingly accurate. This Times article is about which polls were most accurate and why.