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For I Was Hungry and You Gave Me Food, I Was Thirsty and You Gave Me Drink, I Was Homeless and WTF You Drenched Me With Sprinklers To Drive Me Away
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The Education Spring Goes To College
A nationwide rebellion to K-12 education policies that emerged in the spring of 2013 brought to the fore widespread grievances that students, parents, teachers, and citizens have with top down mandates that are ruining public schools. This Education Spring was fueled by unified concerns arising...
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World’s Richest One Percent Undermine Fight Against Economic Inequalities
'We cannot rely on technological fixes. We cannot rely on the market. And we cannot rely on the global elites. We need to help strengthen the power of the people to challenge the people with power.'
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Vice President Biden, More of the Same Won't Work in Central America
Vice President Biden is a man on a mission. Over the last few weeks, the White House's go-to guy on Latin America has made every effort to persuade Congress to approve a $1 billion aid request for Central America. In separate op-eds in The Hill and The New York Times , Biden has argued that this...
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Sanders Blasts GOP Budgets
'To summarize: the rich get much richer, and the Republicans think they need more help. The middle class and working families of this country become poorer, and the Republicans think we need to cut programs they desperately need.'
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Veteran Vision: When It's Done, This Is What the War Looks Like
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Is This a Blip or a Tip in Humanity's Onslaught on the Climate?
Reports that the growth in carbon pollution paused last year should give heart to climate campaigners and clean energy investors around the world. The figures, from the International Energy Agency, no less, will come as a cold shower to those who still believe that burning fossil fuels is...
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Fair Trade Is a Racial Justice Issue
The struggle in towns like Ferguson to overcome racial and economic barriers is hard enough without another wrong-headed trade pact.
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The People's Budget: Progressive Proposal Aims to Un-Rig Failed Economic System
The budget plan 'fixes an economy that, for too long, has failed to provide the opportunities American families need to get ahead,' says Congressional Progressive Caucus
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Fed Up With Austerity Policies, #Blockupy Storms Streets of Frankfurt
'There's a crisis in Europe, especially southern Europe, and people are being asked to tighten their belts and we don't accept that,' says anti-Troika organizer; Hundreds arrested after splinter group clashes with riot police
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