All Views Articles for 2017-09-21

Thursday, September 21, 2017
Jones County Courthouse Cassandra Stubbs
Keith Tharpe’s Scheduled Execution Tests Our Tolerance for Racial Bias in Executions
There are two types of Black people, the juror said, and Tharpe wasn’t a “good” one.
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Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan
Anti-Fascist Heroines Then and Now
From Anne Frank to Heather Heyer.
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Paul Street
Capitalism: The Nightmare
The gross injustices of the American dream.
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Basav Sen
The Brutal Racial Politics of Climate Change and Pollution
Trump administration policies are systematically making natural disasters more harmful for the poor and people of color
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Tom Engelhardt
Empire of Madness: Tweeting While the World Burns
Fiddling through smoke and ashes in the year 2025
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Bernie Sanders
The World's Common Humanity and US Foreign Policy
'A sensible and effective foreign policy recognizes that our safety and welfare is bound up with the safety and welfare of others around the world.'
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As Trump received applause upon speaking of the benefits of the U.S.’ programs in advancing global health and women’s empowerment, he has also sought to eliminate such programs including the gender equality development assistance account ambassador-at-large for Global Women’s Issues and has already withdrawn all funds to the UN’s Population Fund. Tharanga Yakupitiyage
A Trump Doctrine of Hypocrisy
As nuclear tensions continue to escalate, Trump’s threats of war bring security to no one.
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Alice Pettway
Equal Pay for Women Supported by the U.N.—Trump, Not So Much.
"As much as 40 percent of the pay gap may be attributed to discrimination."
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The DMZ Peace Statue in Korea John Feffer
It’s Time to Make a Deal With North Korea
If the U.S. made a deal with Maoist China in the 1970s, it can surely cut one with North Korea today.
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Jeffrey D. Sachs
Trump Pushes US Closer to War
Bombastic and self-absorbed narcissists throughout history have meant what they said. And yes, they have gotten many millions killed.
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Robert C. Koehler
Reclaiming the Truth About Vietnam
Buried with the massacred victims of senseless wars. That's were our values are kept.
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