All Views Articles for 2016-07-09

Saturday, July 9, 2016
Andrew Beck
Unconstitutional: The One Word That Describes Alabama’s Attempts to Block Abortion Access Statewide
The Supreme Court’s decision last week in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt was a monumental victory for women. For years, extremist politicians around the country have done everything in their...
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Terrance Heath
Wingnut Week In Review: Selective Outrage
Three shootings made national news this week. Most Americans were outraged by all three. However, conservatives were outraged by one, and silent about the other two. For the third time this week,...
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Gareth Porter
A New Fight Over Syria War Strategy
President Obama has signaled a willingness to join Russia in going after Al Qaeda’s Nusra Front in Syria, but neocons and other hawks are fighting the policy shift, reports Gareth Porter.
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Tad Daley, Gregory Wright
Reimagine and Rebuild Our Broken Democracy—in Time for the Nation’s 250th Anniversary
“I am certainly not an advocate for frequent and untried changes in laws and constitutions,” Thomas Jefferson wrote. “Laws and institutions must go hand in hand with the progress of the human mind...
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Michael Halpern
Facing Reality, Speaking Out, and Building Trust after St. Paul, Baton Rouge, and Dallas
This morning, I awoke to news that eleven police officers were shot in Dallas at a protest that had been otherwise profoundly peaceful . President Obama called it a “vicious, calculated, despicable...
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