All Views Articles for 2017-06-12

Monday, June 12, 2017
Betsy Hartmann
Trump’s Apocalypse Has Been a Long Time Coming
As the first-year anniversary passes of Omar Mateen's deadly attack on the gay Pulse night club in Orlando, it's worth remembering Donald Trump's apocalyptic response. Out on the campaign trail, he...
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Robert Naiman
Tuesday: A Senate Roll Call on Saudi Arabia's War and Yemen's Famine
With the Senate, it's always hard to know for sure when a vote will be. But the latest reports are that a Senate vote on Trump's Saudi arms deal will happen after 2pm ET Tuesday. This vote is a...
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Peter Dreier
Fifty Years Ago, the Supreme Court Knocked Down Bans on Interracial Marriage. How Have Things Changed Since Then?
Should we allow states to decide whether black Americans may marry white Americans? Today, such an idea seems absurd. Most Americans believe that states shouldn't be permitted to trample on the basic...
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David Schwenk
People's Summit Vows to Transform Resistance into Power
Gathering of progressive activists and organizers celebrates new generation of progressive leaders
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U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) Medea Benjamin
Draft Bernie? Democratic Party Takeover? Strategic Concerns Paramount at People's Summit
Because criticizing the Democrats and ditching them are two entirely different things
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Michael T. Klare
Battle for the Future: Trump's Dystopian Vision vs. Push for Brave Green World
Is Trump launching a new world order?
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Chris Hedges
The Age of Anger
"History informs the present," Hedges writes
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Paul Buchheit
Now Just Five Men Own Almost as Much Wealth as Half the World's Population
Last year it was 8 men , then down to 6 , and now almost 5. While Americans fixate on Trump, the super-rich are absconding with our wealth, and the plague of inequality continues to grow. An analysis...
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