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8 Reasons The Senate Must Reject Jeff Sessions
The positions and policies he has supported do not uplift America’s shared values of love, justice and mercy.
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As Sessions Confirmation Hearings Begin, Resistance Builds Near and Far
Protesters disrupt proceedings and social media users launch #StopSessions hashtag as senators question attorney general nominee
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'Social Self-Defense': Protecting People and Planet Against Trump and Trumpism
These are the times to try our souls...
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Calls for NC Boycott In Wake of Anti-Democratic GOP Maneuvers
'If such a blatant abuse of power goes unchallenged by people of good will, these legislators will do more than wipe away the rights of millions of North Carolinians; they will spread the virus of injustice throughout the body politic of the entire nation.'
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A Call For The Economic Boycott Of North Carolina
The GOP efforts to undermine the very foundation of government cannot be tolerated.
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Will Political Chaos in North Carolina Lead to a ‘Third Reconstruction’?
Editor’s note: After this column was written, North Carolina lawmakers voted against repealing the transgender “bathroom bill,” which requires people to use public restrooms that match the sex on their birth certificates. North Carolina Republicans have provoked a political firestorm. First, Gov...
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Vows to Fight NC GOP with Courts, Votes, and Wallets After HB2 Deceit
"If we don't stop them here, it has potential to spread across the nation as...extremist lawmakers run roughshod over the constitution."
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North Carolinians Revolt Over Republicans' Brazen Post-Election Coup
"The avalanche of anti-voter surprise bills introduced yesterday by the extremist leadership of the North Carolina General Assembly in a constitutionally suspect 'extra session' is an insult to the democratic values held by all people of goodwill in this state."
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Despite Hundreds of Arrests, Striking Workers Remain Undaunted in Fight for $15
"I'm fighting because I'm not afraid"
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Moral Monday Movement Vows to Defend Victory Over Right-Wing Governor
State-level battle offers a glimpse into how a resistance movement could blossom under a GOP-led Congress and a President Donald Trump
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