All Views Articles for 2017-03-10

Friday, March 10, 2017
Bob Burnett
Indivisible: A Social Action Startup for Democracy
Some of the most exciting days of my life occurred in the late 80's when I was involved in a technology startup, Cisco Systems. 29 years later I'm involved in another exciting startup, Indivisible ...
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Mat dos Santos
Why is DHS Labeling Protesters “Domestic Terrorists”?
The United States government considered Nelson Mandela a terrorist until 2008. Mandela was a designated terrorist 18 years after he was released from prison, 15 years after he won the Nobel peace...
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Katie Lee
Why Appalachia (and the Whole Nation) Needs a Single Payer Healthcare System
During a rural medical outreach visit in East Tennessee, I met a woman who had become concerned after she found a lump in her breast. She was 44 years old, only a year younger than her mother was...
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Liz Perera
Scott Pruitt Has Misled Congress on Climate Multiple Times
On Thursday morning, Donald Trump’s EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt told CNBC that he does not believe carbon dioxide is a “primary contributor” to global warming. “I think that measuring with...
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Danny Sjursen
The Surge Delusion: An Iraq War Anniversary to Forget
The other day, I found myself flipping through old photos from my time in Iraq . One in particular from October 2006 stood out. I see my 23-year-old self, along with my platoon. We’re still at Camp...
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Linda Darling-Hammond
Education for Sale?
School choice and the future of American education
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Conn Hallinan
Bush-Era Foreign Policy Delusions Are Alive and Well in 2017
Trump's foreign policy advisers are plainly unhinged. But the old establishment isn't much better.
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Jeremy Brecher
As Their Trials Begins, Climate Protecting "Valve Turners" Say "Shut It Down" Is "Necessity"
Is there anything people can do about climate change in the Trump era? The new American president has asserted that global warming is a fraud perpetrated by the Chinese to steal American jobs;...
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