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Interior Secretary Accused of 'Political Blackmail' After Senator's Trumpcare Vote
Top Democrat on House committee demands investigation into Ryan Zinke's threats to Alaska senators
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As 75 Percent of Americans Fear 'Major War' Under Trump, Most Favor Diplomacy
New poll finds Americans want a cautious approach to North Korea's recent actions
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Elite Media Need to Recognize Assaults on Reporters as a Pattern–and a Threat
It is heartening at least that Montana newspapers withdrew their endorsements of Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte—who won a special election in the state on Thursday—after he grabbed Guardian reporter Ben Jacobs by the neck for trying to ask him a question, slammed him to the floor...
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Trump's EPA Chooses Foreign Mining Interests Over Critical Alaska Watershed
"If the Trump administration's strategy is to put a foreign mining company first—and America's greatest wild salmon fishery dead last—then sadly it's succeeding"
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War in the Gulf (No, Not That Gulf!)
The U.S. Navy's Anti-Environmental Broadside in the Gulf of Alaska
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Study Shows Massive Global Permafrost Melt Underway While Trump Mentions Climate Not Once
Research shows immense expanses of permafrost rapidly disintegrating and releasing huge carbon stores in Canada, Alaska, Scandinavia, and Siberia
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'Incredible Victory': Obama Bans Drilling in Parts of Arctic and Atlantic
Move comes in response to efforts by climate activists urging president to secure environmental protections before new administration takes power
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Leading Rights Groups Launch 'Wave of Litigation' to Protect Abortion Access
ACLU, Planned Parenthood, and Center for Reproductive Rights say 'these laws are dangerous, unjust, and unconstitutional—and they will come down'
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DOJ to Spread Poll Monitors Thin Despite Widespread Concerns
2013 gutting of Voting Rights Act means fewer full-access election observers will be stationed at polling places
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From Citizens United to Ranked-Choice Voting: Democracy on the Ballot 2016
'We can no longer allow wealthy special interests to continue to drown out the voices of everyday Americans'
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