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Countering Hate With the Sound of Music: Fiesta At Aaron's Place!
Fiesta time. Photo by John Roca Ya gotta love New Yorkers. The day after a video of racist lawyer Aaron Schlossberg wildly haranguing people at Mid-town's Fresh Kitchen for speaking Spanish went viral, the city's multi-cultural denizens defiantly pushed back with a vengeance. In quick succession:...
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We Could Not Do Otherwise
A long yet woefully reiterative 50 years later, we pay tribute to the indefatigable Berrigan Brothers and the seven other activists of the Catonsville Nine, who helped galvanize national outrage against the Vietnam War by burning draft records with homemade napalm - gasoline and Ivory Flakes - and...
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Cowering In the Deportation Bus: Racists 0, Protesters 1
Gang members protest racism in Clarkston. Photo by Scott Rogers Determined to go as low as he can go without falling into the raging fires of hell while out-Trumping Trump on the same day the alleged leader of the free world called immigrants "animals," GOP state senator, former state Trump...
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Big Primary Wins for Socialists and Progressives Who Ran on 'Popular Demands That Were Deemed Impossible'
"Welcome to the political revolution."
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The New Poor People’s Campaign: Seeds of a Non-Party Opposition?
All of us who have participated in one or another aspect of what has come to be known as the Trump Resistance should think about how we should be connecting with the new Poor People’s Campaign—and with each other.
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Friends, What A Glorious Day: Dancing On the Bodies of the Dead
The opening of the new U.S. embassy by what The New York Daily News called "Daddy's Little Ghoul." Artwork from Twitter What to say to the abomination that was Monday's blood-soaked, champagne-swilling opening ceremony for the U.S. embassy in Jerusalem? So much obscene dissonance, so little mercy...
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Building Democracy to Fight the Nativist Attack: A Review of 'The People vs. Democracy'
If we want to protect society from the rise of illiberal democracy, we need to take very seriously what it would mean to make society democratic in ways that give people control over their lives.
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Gerrymandering Views
Rejection of Gerrymandering in Ohio Suggests the US Wants Fairer Elections
In both red states and blue states, steps are underway to limit how much districts can be drawn for partisan advantage.
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Medicare for All News
'The Time for Single-Payer Is Now': Countering Corporate Lies, Doctors Run Ad Providing the Facts About Medicare for All
"We don't have the deep pockets of the insurance industry or the pharmaceutical industry, but we are determined to get the facts about single-payer out in Sacramento and across the country."
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"In my view," Sanders continued, the only way to defeat Trump and the Republicans and 2018 and 2020 "is by supporting progressive candidates who have the guts to defend working-class families—white, black, Latino, Asian American, Native American—and take on the power and greed of the billionaire class." News
Democrats, Warns Sanders, Cannot Defeat Trump With Same Establishment Candidates
"The 2018 midterm elections will be long remembered as a pivotal moment in American history because, if we are successful, we can put an end to the disastrous Trump agenda. If we are not, we will have at least two more years of a rapid shift toward authoritarianism, the further normalization of...
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