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Nika Knight

Nika Knight is a former Common Dreams staff writer.

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Joan Baez Goes Viral With 'Nasty Man,' a Protest Song for the Trump Era

"Here's a little song/about a man gone wrong/while building up his evil empire"

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Six Weeks Later, Trump Refuses to Denounce Sandy Hook Conspiracy Theorists

Six weeks after Newtown school board asked President Donald Trump to denounce Alex Jones and his conspiracy theory about deadly 2012 school shooting, the president remains silent

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Ominous or Ambiguous? Tillerson Offers Bizarre 'No Comment' on North Korea

Confusion reigned after Secretary of State's enigmatic statement, as pundits wondered whether it signaled push toward war or retreat from engagement

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Outcry as Trump Slashes Funding for World's Most Vulnerable Mothers and Newborns

Trump's State Department falsely claims that UN agency supports "a program of coerced abortion or involuntary sterilization"

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TrumpCare Rears Its Ugly Head Again—And It's Even Worse Than Before

Attempting to revive healthcare repeal, White House officials propose even harsher legislation to appease far-right Freedom Caucus

Nika Knight ·


Federal Judge Blocks Pence's "Extreme" Anti-Abortion Indiana Law

Vice President Mike Pence signed the draconian legislation "with a prayer" as governor of Indiana last year

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Trump Administration Slapped With Lawsuits Over Blocked Energy Efficiency Standards

'By blocking these common sense standards, the administration is reversing progress in cleaning the air we breathe and fighting climate change'

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'Why is Jared Kushner in Iraq?' Trump Son-in-Law Expands Shadow Diplomat Role

'Seems we have one family running our government'—Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.)

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