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Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Gaby Hinsliff
Gillette's Ad Is Not PC Guff, Piers Morgan – Look Beyond the Macho Stereotype
The TV presenter’s rant misses the point about letting boys be boys. The expectation of what that means must be widened
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But a move to sideline Ocasio-Cortez is a mistake—she has shown that she picks her battles carefully.(Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images) Zeeshan Aleem
Democrats' Attacks on AOC Are Silly and Self-Defeating
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez isn't a bomb-thrower, she's a rising star who is picking her battles and who looks more and more like the future of their party
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This cycle, progressives have an opportunity to strategically primary the worst Democrats in their ranks, and Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Texas, should top the list. (Photo: Screenshot) Alexandra Rojas, Sean McElwee
A Democrat Who Votes With Trump 69% of the Time Should Be Primaried
When new members know there's a progressive base they need to respond to, they embrace progressive policies
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The Gulkana Glacier in the Alaska Range, like most glaciers globally, is losing mass rapidly. Some experts predict that every alpine glacier in the world will be gone by 2100. (Photo: Dahr Jamail) Dahr Jamail
'We Can't Undo This': On a Planet in Crisis
The heat’s on us
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President Donald Trump has nominated William Barr, left, to serve as his new attorney general—a post held under former President George H.W. Bush, right. (Photo: AP) Vanita Gupta
Bill Barr Must Not Be Sessions 2.0 on Civil Rights
Senators must obtain assurances from Barr that he will embrace and enforce our federal civil rights laws, not seek to undermine them
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Dedrick Asante-Muhammad, Chuck Collins
Dreams Deferred: How Enriching the 1 Percent Widens the Racial Wealth Divide
Our new report highlights how a polarizing racial wealth divide has grown between White households and households of color over the past three decades
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Freshman Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York is alarming some Democrats by pushing the party to the left. (Photo: AP) Norman Solomon
Democrats Are Afraid Of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Too. And That’s A Good Thing.
The corporate Democrats who dominate the party’s power structure in Congress should fear losing their seats because they’re out of step with constituents
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While there is little question that Trump has the legal authority to declare a state of emergency, it remains to be seen whether doing so will actually get him the money he wants for the border wall. (Photo: Victoria Pickering / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0) Bill Blum
This Is How American Democracy Ends
Trump’s threat to deploy extraordinary powers to counter a fake crisis on our southern boundary should spark a clarion call to reexamine, repeal and replace the NEA
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