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Here's To the State of Mississippi
This week, Mississippi - a state that boasts the highest number of lynchings in the country and only got around to banning slavery in 2013 - elected to the Senate Cindy Hyde-Smith, an unrepentant, Trump-loving, white supremacist and tawdry relic of the old South whose victory, in the words of one...
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'Run Bernie Run!': New Campaign by Progressive Democrats Says 'Courage and Vision' of Sanders Best Choice for 2020
"At this hour of our history, we need to hear from America's strongest advocate for working people, for honest democracy, and a courageous response to the climate emergency."
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An American Horror Story
Too much, proving again that money - in this case, alas, ours - doesn't buy class Be besting herself, the incomparable Melania has for a second year aptly chosen a Dystopian Nightmare Theme for her Christmas decorations , engulfing the White House in gaudy blood-red fake trees which, an obliging...
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'Corporate Greed at Its Worst': After Reaping $514 Million From GOP Tax Scam and Billions in Public Subsidies, GM to Fire Nearly 15,000 Workers
"General Motors' decision to gut its workforce epitomizes the bad corporate behavior Republicans in Congress have incentivized for generations."
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Facts That Privileged Americans Don't Want Us to Know
It's strange that most media outlets rarely if ever report on these realities... until you remember who owns most media outlets
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For I Was A Stranger and You Tear-Gassed Me and Then Denied It
After the tear gas. Twitter photo Rage and horror fatigue from seeing the spectacle of U.S. thugs of the state use chemical weapons against poor, brown, terrified, exhausted people, many of them children , seeking to escape nightmarish political conditions that we often helped create. The atrocity...
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To Tackle Climate Crisis, Says Bernie Sanders, US Must 'Be Bold and Aggressive in Standing Up to Greed of Fossil Fuel Industry'
"We have got to rally the American people. The scientific community has made it 100 percent clear... this is a major crisis facing this country and our planet."
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As EU Approves Theresa May's Brexit Plan, Corbyn Denounces Deal as 'Miserable Failure' That Puts Ordinary People at Risk
"This is a bad deal for the country. That is why Labour will oppose this deal in parliament."
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End the Subsidy Wars: Amazon Took Advantage of a System That's Baked into America's Economy. We Must Finally Fix It.
How did such a flawed, wasteful system come to be? How can we be rid of it?
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NPR Infomercial for Its Sponsor Amazon Omits Labor and Environmental Criticisms
It would be good if a radio station, ostensibly set up to serve the public, could mention these inconvenient realities.
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