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Only the Best People
One of Manafort's seven (former) homes, this one a 10-bedroomer in the Hamptons. Front photo by Seth Gottfried. Today's small shard of justice and redress was the spectacularly squalid spectacle of the perp walk of Paul Manafort at his arraignment in New York on Trump-proof state charges of...
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With the Tired and Hungry and Scared, Then and Now
After Oscar Alberto Martínez and his 23-month-old daughter Angie Valeria and the rest - it turns out they were just two of dozens who've died in the Rio Grande this year thanks to state-sponsored barbarism that now even asylum officials oppose - we took a truth and beauty break with Willie Nelson...
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The Poor People’s Campaign will embark on a nine-month nationwide campaign of raising awareness and voter registration beginning in September and culminating with a June 2020 Moral March on Washington. (Photo: Poor People's Campaign/Twitter) Views
A Visionary Blueprint to End Poverty—A Moral Budget for 2020
Poor People’s Campaign and Institute for Policy Studies release a “Moral Budget,” ask 2020 candidates to end poverty
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Intergenerational Warfare Is a Scam—We Need to Expand Social Security and End Student Debt
Expanding retirement security, providing tuition-free public college, and the cancelling student debt should unite us all—not pit one generation against another
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In Lawton, Oklahoma, Satsuki Ina, right, and other Japanese Americans who were held in concentration camps as children hold photos of themselves to protest the Fort Sill military base, currently housing 1,400 migrant children. (Photo: J Pat Carter/Getty Images) Views
20 Ways You Can Help Immigrants Now
While Congress stalls, you can take other kinds of actions to help immigrants in transition, in detention, and in crisis
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The two largest private prison companies, GEO Group and CoreCivic, have seen business swell due to increased ICE detention of immigrants. (Photo: Ted S. Warren/AP Photo) Views
Banning Private Prisons—and Prisoner Exploitation
Elizabeth Warren’s newest plan goes beyond limiting the private role in mass incarceration, and seeks to prevent corporate abuse of vulnerable inmates
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Melania's Be Best Campaign Is Delightedly Expanding To Help Kids Everywhere Except, You Know, the Ones In the Concentration Camps
World War 2 archives. Front photo John Moore/Getty Images Jesus. The First Escort, mistress of cognitive dissonance, has announced she's expanding her elusive, grammatically challenged Be Best campaign to "better the lives of children everywhere," though evidently exceptions may apply. A White...
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U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (D-VT) and U.S. Representative Ilhan Omar (D-MN) are seen during the Capitol "Swamp" to unveil college affordability bills, in Washington, DC. (Photo by Michael Brochstein/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) Views
Ilhan Omar and Bernie Got It Right: Full Student Debt Cancellation Is the Best Approach
This moral context, along with the inexorable mathematics of social and economic justice, makes the Omar/Sanders bill an important and profound proposal that deserves broad support
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Sign reads: We need better climate action now. News
'A True Public Health Emergency': 70+ Medical Groups Sound Alarm on Climate Crisis
Groups lay out action agenda to advance climate solutions and strengthen resiliency
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Billionaires to 2020 Presidential Hopefuls: 'America Has a Moral, Ethical, and Economic Responsibility to Tax Our Wealth More'
In an open letter, 18 individuals from 11 families detailed the sweeping benefits of imposing a wealth tax on the richest Americans
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