All Views Articles for 2017-07-08

Saturday, July 8, 2017
Ray McGovern
The Syrian Test of Trump-Putin Accord
The immediate prospect for significant improvement in U.S.-Russia relations now depends on something tangible: Will the forces that sabotaged previous ceasefire agreements in Syria succeed in doing...
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Benjamin Dangl
Dismantling Power: The Zapatista Indigenous Presidential Candidate's Vision to Transform Mexico from Below
"Patricio's candidacy and radical vision for Mexico challenges conventional politics and marks a new phase for the Zapatista and indigenous struggle in the country."
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Nicolas J. S. Davies
The US State of War—July 2017
"Every country destroyed or destabilized by U.S. military action is now a breeding ground for terrorism."
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Robert Dodge
A Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty—Rx for Survival
"This past Friday, July 7, nuclear weapons at long last joined the ranks of other weapons of mass destruction including biologic and chemical weapons, landmines and cluster munitions in being banned and declared illegal under international treaty law."
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Christopher Brauchli
DeVos and Defrauding
"Not surprisingly, in this administration, if a choice has to be made between taking steps to help the needy, in this case students, or the taxpayer, the taxpayer wins."
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Tom Gallagher
Move to the Center! And Then? Move to the Center!
A recent New York Times op-ed argues that Democrats should continue pursuing corporate centrism, despite all of the evidence that it has been a disastrous failure
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Sonali Kolhatkar
Where Is the Outrage Over Anti-Immigrant Bills?
Two pieces of legislation just passed by the House go "hand-in-hand with a coordinated effort by the administration to paint all immigrants as criminal just by nature of their immigration status."
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