All Views Articles for 2017-03-03

Friday, March 3, 2017
Linda Bilmes
Trump’s Proposed Defense Splurge Flunks Basic Math
On Tuesday night, President Trump began to confront the reality of transforming his campaign slogans into actual policies that must be passed by Congress and paid for. It is no accident that he...
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A family member in Hyderabad, India, waits on Tuesday for the arrival of the body of Srinivas Kuchibhotla from the United States. Kuchibhotla was fatally shot in Olathe, Kan., Feb. 22 in an alleged hate crime. (Mahesh Kumar A. / AP) Sonali Kolhatkar
Don’t Be Fooled by Trump’s Talk of ‘Unity’
The killing of an Indian man named Srinivas Kuchibhotla in Olathe, Kan., on Feb. 22 has heightened concerns over hate crimes against people of color in Donald Trump’s America. Kuchibhotla was a tech...
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Winnie Byanyima
One Year On From Berta's Murder: We Honor Her. We Still Demand Justice
A brave woman was taken from us a year ago . Berta Cáceres was shot and killed in the middle of the night by assassins for opposing an illegitimate hydroelectric project which threatened her people’s...
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Jeff Bryant
Trump’s ‘School Choice’ Plan: Religious Fundamentalism At Taxpayer Expense
President Donald Trump is being praised for a change in tone in his recent address to Congress , but his belligerent attitude toward public education hasn’t changed a bit. While it’s true he stopped...
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Livia Gershon
How "Family Values" Conservatives Are Hurting Families
Congressional Republicans’ health care plans would roll back access to birth control and prenatal care.
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Richard Eskow
Resign, Jeff Sessions. It’s Not About Russia, It’s About Justice
Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III is a man out of time, a holdover from an age when some people believed that certain groups were exempt from the rule of law. He may be out of time in another way,...
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Ramzy Baroud
Descendants of Slaves, Forerunners of Justice: American Muslims Must Stop Apologizing
I had recently been asked to give a talk about “being an American Muslim in the United States.” Although wary of the uses and abuses of the term, I obliged. Islam is a religion propelled by values,...
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