All Views Articles for 2018-08-24

Friday, August 24, 2018
A county jail in Orange, California. A national inmate strike has been called until Sept. 9. (Photo: Robyn Beck / AFP - Getty Images) Chandra Bozelko
The Prison Strike Is an Overdue Opportunity to End the Slavery of Incarcerated People
If criminal justice reform is truly a bipartisan issue, then politicians should accept the demands of those striking
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Impeachment was never meant to be about crimes and punishments. It was intended at the founding of the American experiment, and should be so understood today, as a remedy for the monarchical tendencies of men. (Photo: Antenna/Getty Images) John Nichols
What to Do When a President Believes He’s Above Justice
To protect our democracy, Congress must value the Constitution over partisan politics
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"I am so free that I insist that my freedom includes the freedom to deny you yours." (Photo: Ryan M. Kelly/The Daily Progress) Timothy Denevi
Why American-Made Fascism Puts Democracy at Risk
The United States is being led by someone who openly defends white supremacists
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"Every cent that goes to support the defense industry and war (or warlike activities, like air strikes) should be matched in spending for education, healthcare, and the social safety net." (Photo: Fibonacci Blue/cc/flickr) Scott Remer
Butter, Not Guns
“Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and not clothed.”
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The story of Stormy Daniels is in some ways the ultimate American affirmation of the underdog. (Photo: Tom Williams / CQ Roll Call via AP file) Suzanne Garment
Stormy Daniels, Trump and the Power of Telling the Truth
In the face of withering personal attacks from men at the highest levels of government, Stormy refused to back down. Because she knew she was right
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"For the first time since the end of World War II, Washington’s allies in the West as well as the East thumbed their noses at an American president." (Photo: Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images) Dilip Hiro
Can Donald Trump Unite the World (Against Himself)?
The rise of an anti-Trump movement globally – and on his home turf
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(Photo: Illustrated | AP Photo/File, AP Photo/APTN, Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images, Wikimedia Commons, DickDuerrstein/iStock) Ryan Cooper
Impeach the President. Period.
It's worth remembering that if the Constitution was functioning as intended, Trump would be impeached immediately
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Reality Winner walks out of the Federal Courthouse in Augusta, Ga., on June 26, 2018. (Photo: Intercept) Trevor Timm
The Government’s Argument That Reality Winner Harmed National Security Doesn’t Hold Up. Here’s Why.
The government did not produce one iota of public evidence to back up its claims
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