American Exceptionalism

Jake Johnson, staff writer
"This data suggests there is a reason why Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez gets so much heat from conservatives—she and this new congressional class not only represent the demographic changes that scare some, but she embodies the ideological trends, too."
Julia Conley, Jake Johnson, and Jon Queally
It was a small conference with big ideas and a deep sense of urgency. "We need...
Julia Conley, staff writer
"U.S. authorities should focus on keeping families together, ensuring due...

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The Pentagon's decision to end its ban on transgender people serving openly in the military has been widely praised as a move toward equality and their right to serve "without having to lie about who they are." And it is. But given Clinton's record as "a hawk's hawk," the shift came swathed in alarming language and implications about the military's declared need to "avail ourselves of all talent possible" and "have access to 100% of America’s population.” As in, for what?