Dean Baker: TPP proponents are arguing that the deal's rejection by Congress would jeopardize US ties with Asia.
Kelly Hayes of Truthout: Bresha Meadows has been caged for killing her abusive father. Our systems offer few exits to those trapped in cycles of domestic violence.
Keith Kroll teaches in the English department at a community college in Michigan. His latest publication is "Contemplative Teaching and Learning" (Jossey-Bass, 2010).