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Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Robert Parry
Why Hillary Clinton Really Lost
An early insider account of Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, entitled Shattered , reveals a paranoid presidential candidate who couldn’t articulate why she wanted to be President and who...
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Ruchi Shroff
The Monsanto Tribunal’s Legal Opinion Reinforces Movements’ Struggle for Basic Human Rights
On Tuesday, the Monsanto Tribunal of international judges presented in The Hague their legal opinion after 6 months of analysing the testimonies of more than 30 witnesses, lawyers and experts. Their...
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Beverly Bell
Sowing the Seeds of Berta Cáceres
Two Honduran cultural workers, feminists, and close friends of Berta Cáceres will tour 20 US cities between April 20 and May 23, 2017 to “sow the seeds of Berta.” Singer-songwriter Karla Lara and...
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Meleah Geertsma
East Chicago Needs More than "Basics" from Scott Pruitt's EPA
With his upcoming visit to East Chicago , Indiana, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt has a critical opportunity to make good on his confirmation statement —that EPA should have “acted faster” in Flint—...
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Liz Hayes
There’s No Reason For The Supreme Court To Hear Trinity Lutheran Church v. Comer
Americans United on Monday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to dismiss Trinity Lutheran Church of Columbia v. Comer – a church-state separation case scheduled to be heard by the high court today. AU and...
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Jay Bookman
An Ossoff ‘Victory for the Ages’? No, Not Quite. Not Yet.
“A victory for the ages,” Democrat Jon Ossoff called it last night. But it wasn’t. Not quite and not yet. You could call his showing a surprise, a success, an achievement, a signal of deep public...
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Jim Hightower
To Have A People's Government, We The People Must Build It
In high school, I had a girlfriend who was involved in student government and all sorts of good works. While she paid attention to all that was happening in those years of the early '60s, she...
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John Nichols
Trump to Erdogan: Congrats On Your Dictatorship!
O ne of the greatest responsibilities of an American president is to encourage the development of democracy and the protection of basic liberties in countries with which the United States is allied...
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Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Danny Sjursen
How to Lose the Next War in the Middle East (Short Answer: Fight it!)
Make no mistake: after 15 years of losing wars, spreading terror movements, and multiplying failed states across the Greater Middle East, America will fight the next versions of our ongoing wars. Not...
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Jeffrey D. Sachs
Our Misguided 'Wars of Choice'
There is one foreign policy goal that matters above all the others, and that is to keep the United States out of a new war, whether in Syria, North Korea, or elsewhere. In recent days, President...
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Katrina vanden Heuvel
Why Slashing the NIH Budget Is Indefensible
In January 1970, the organizers of the first Earth Day published a full-page ad in the New York Times. A few months ahead of thousands of demonstrations and teach-ins across the United States, they...
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Robert Reich
The Only Real "Centrist" Agenda ... Is a Bold, Progressive Agenda
With Steve Bannon on way out, official Washington is jumping for joy that Gary Cohn—the former president of Goldman Sachs who’s now running Trump’s National Economic Council, along with Dina Powell,...
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Hunter Blair
Likeliest Outcome of Tax Reform is a Deficit-Financed Tax Cut for the Rich That Will Expire in a Decade
Undeterred by their failure to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Republicans look set to move on to the next item in Paul Ryan’s “Better Way” agenda— tax reform . This post helps set the stage...
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Dave Johnson
Real Solutions For Tax Day, Not Bogus Tax Reforms
We are in a time of fantasy proposals from our country’s “leaders.” What We the People need is real policy proposals to address our real problems. “Tax Reform” Next up on the Trump/billionaire/...
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Martin Winiecki
War and Peace and War
BOGOTA, Colombia – At the end of last year, the world celebrated what seemed to be the end one of history's longest standing internal wars. Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, who had brokered a...
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Chris Hedges
The Price of Resistance
This is a talk that Chris Hedges gave Monday, April 17, 2017 at Princeton University in New Jersey. In the conflicts I covered as a reporter in Latin America, Africa, the Middle East and the Balkans...
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Kathleen Rogers
Earth Day, The Climate Agreement and March for Science
It’s no coincidence that Earth Day, the first anniversary of the signing of the climate agreement and the March for Science are all taking place on the same day, April 22 . It is the people’s day. It...
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John Nichols
The Democratic Party Must Finally Abandon Centrism
I t is easy to dismiss the “Come Together and Fight Back” Tour that this week will take Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders and Democratic National Committee chairman Tom Perez to eight cities in eight...
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Monday, April 17, 2017
Michael Winship
The Waters of Trump’s Washington Are Dark and Deep
Years ago, I worked for a wealthy television executive in Washington, DC, who had a posh Georgetown townhouse with a courtyard. In the center of his courtyard was a small fountain, and he became...
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Michael Schwalbe
Nothing Beats Science for Explaining How the World Works
Scientific literacy is usually measured through surveys that ask questions about basic scientific facts, such as, “Do the continents move? Does water boil at lower temperatures at higher altitudes?...
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Masha Gessen
The Real Madman
“Putin is the real world version of the person Trump pretends to be on television,” historian Timothy Snyder wrote in this space during the presidential campaign. A year after Snyder made that...
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Stanka Becheva
The Battle to Feed the World: David vs. Goliath
The fight over who will control our food, countryside and natural resources is heating up. Today, April 17th, marks the International Day of Peasant Struggles . These ‘peasants’, or paysan in French...
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Richard Eskow
Trump’s Five Worst Tax Secrets, Revealed
Thousands of demonstrators marched on Saturday to demand that Donald Trump release his tax returns. But, barring an unexpected surprise – a W2 form issued by Vladimir Putin, or a 1099 from mafia boss...
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Ira Chernus
Trump, A Symptom Of What?
You could hear the deep sadness in the preacher’s voice as he named “the greatest purveyor of violence in the world today -- my own government." With those words, the Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr...
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Paul Buchheit
What Our Grandchildren Will Do When the Jobs Are Gone
The jobs reports would have us believe our rebound from the recession is almost complete. The reality is very different, and The Economist has some fancy words for it: "Job polarisation," where...
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Hank Edson
Reaching Impeachment Critical Mass
1. Regaining Our Common Sense Two things are inhibiting our exercise of common sense as a self-governed people: First, the cancer of our corporate media monopoly has ravaged the culture of the...
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Sunday, April 16, 2017
Steven Singer
Dept of Ed Hires Anti-Civil Rights Crusader to Protect Student's Nonexistent Civil Rights
Candice Jackson is a victim of oppression. When she was attending Stanford University in the mid-1990s, a minority calculus tutoring group refused to help her because she was white. Sure she could...
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Jim Hightower
Nuns Take On Wells Fargo
In an insightful song about outlaws, Woody Guthrie wrote this verse: “As through this world I travel / I see lots of funny men / Some’ll rob you with a 6-gun / Some with a fountain pen.” The fountain...
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John Feffer
Trump's New Foreign Policy Is the Worst of Both Worlds
It didn’t take long for Donald Trump to discover that U.S. foreign policy is about as easy to turn around as a warship in dry dock. Despite any number of promises to shake things up — during the...
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Dave Zweifel
Trump's Budget Paves a Road I Don't Want to Travel
So is this how Donald Trump is going to make America great again? An America that claims it can't afford to subsidize Meals on Wheels programs for elderly folks who are homebound? An America that...
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Robert Dodge
Tax Day—the Nuclear Option
"Don't tell me what you value. Show me your budget and I'll tell you what you value," Former vice president Joe Biden quoting his father knew that a budget reflected the values and priorities of our...
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Saturday, April 15, 2017
Norman Eisen, Richard Painter
Trump's Taxes Must be Released Before Tax Reform
Many of us will fork over up to a third of our income to pay federal taxes this year and as much as half of our income in federal, state and local taxes combined. We only ask a few things in return...
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Adam Johnson
Thomas Friedman's Perverse Love Affair With ISIS
For the second time in as many years, Thomas Friedman has explicitly advocated that the United States use the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and Syria as a proxy force against Syria, Russia, Iran...
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Dave Johnson
Trump's Goldman Sachs Vampire Squid Presidency
The things that come out of President Trump’s mouth seem to depend on who he talks to or what he sees on TV in the minutes immediately preceding his mouth motion. Based on his recent switchbacks,...
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Sue Sturgis
The Energy Lobbyists Linked to Trump's Offshore Drilling Plans
Last week U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke announced that President Trump plans to issue an executive order expanding offshore drilling in areas now off limits, including the Atlantic Ocean and...
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Peter Dreier
Saturday's Celebration of Jackie Robinson Should Remind Us of the Importance of Political Protest
This Saturday, April 15, while every Major League Baseball team will be celebrating the 70th anniversary of Jackie Robinson’s achievement of breaking baseball’s color line, many Americans will be...
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Christopher Brauchli
Prison and Profits
Under a government which imprisons any unjustly, the true place for a just man is also a prison. — Henry David Thoreau, Civil Disobedience It turns out that the immigration crackdown that DJT’s ICE...
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Friday, April 14, 2017
Lisa Gilbert
We the People Do Care About Trump's Taxes
Despite pledging he would release his taxes as soon as his " routine audit " was completed, right after his inauguration President Donald Trump flip flopped. When prodded, his counselor, Kellyanne...
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Juan Cole
In Three Months, Trump has Charged into Four Mideast Wars, to No Avail
In his less than three months in office, Donald Trump has escalated four wars, and all of his escalations have been failures. To be fair, Trump inherited all 4 wars from Barack Obama—Afghanistan,...
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Jameel Jaffer
Censorship at the Border Threatens Free Speech Everywhere
Defending one’s political and religious beliefs to government officials is an obligation we associate with life in authoritarian regimes, not open societies. It’s becoming common, though, for foreign...
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Robert Reich
The World According to Trump
The starkest difference between dictatorships and democracies is that democracies are ruled by laws, and dictatorships are ruled by dictators. The “rule of law,” as it’s often referred to, stands for...
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John LaForge
Nuclear Power Bums, Bailouts, and Bankruptcy
You have to hand it to the nuclear industry for socializing costs and privatizing profits. Last year, lobbyists for operators of dirty, deadbeat old reactors won massive public subsidies -- bailouts...
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Medea Benjamin
The 'Mother of All Bombs' is Big, Deadly – and Won't Lead to Peace
“I’m really very good at war. I love war, in a certain way,” bragged candidate Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Iowa. This is the same Donald Trump who avoided the Vietnam draft by claiming a bone...
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Lois Marie Gibbs
Tax Reform Should Begin With Making Polluters Pay
As we begin our national conversation about tax reform, why don’t we start with low-hanging fruit – the things we can all agree are right? Why not reinstate the Superfund tax, which used to make...
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Bill Moyers
Ask Yourself: Will Donald Trump EVER Become President?
It’s been a week now since Donald Trump once again became our president. Here’s how it happened. After he unleashed missiles on a Syrian airfield, members of Washington’s national security...
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Peter Dreier
Tax Day Marchers Want to Know: What Is Trump Hiding?
This Saturday, Americans will be protesting in the streets of Washington, D.C. and more than 100 other cities as part of Tax Day. Demonstrators will be calling on President Donald Trump to release...
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Jesselyn Radack
What Have We Done: Executive Power, Drones, and Trump?
The news is rife with President Trump’s threatened and actual military misadventures: in Syria, Yemen, and North Korea. But these military actions take on a new gravity considering the vast and...
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Thursday, April 13, 2017
Neal Gabler
Why Trump Was Able to Sucker the World on Syria
It is pretty amazing how quickly the media and suck-up politicians can transform a mendacious, hypocritical, amateurish, ignorant, incoherent, bigoted buffoon who is way, way out of his depth into a...
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Jeff Bryant
During Resistance Recess, Join The Fight For Public Schools
In this season of resistance, there’s no issue more imperative to your community than the fight for public education. While Congress is in recess, until April 23, you’ve got the opportunity – and a...
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Anusha Ravi, Eliza Schultz
Mike Pence’s Policies Aren’t “Traditional.” They’re Dangerous.
Last month, Vice President Mike Pence cast the deciding vote on a measure that targets funding for Planned Parenthood clinics. His vote—which broke a 50-50 tie in the Senate—makes it legal for states...
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Miriam Berg
6 Ways the Trump Administration and Congress Have Threatened Women’s Health in Just a Few Months
Look at how Donald Trump, Mike Pence, and anti-abortion politicians in Washington have systematically targeted women’s health since day one. It’s hard to keep up with the terrible policies coming out...
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Ann Reid, Glenn Branch
Is No Place Safe? Climate Change Denialists Seek to Sway Science Teachers
A few weeks ago, science teachers across the country began to find strange packets in their school mailboxes, containing a booklet entitled “Why Scientists Disagree About Global Warming” ( sic ), a...
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Sarah Anderson
You Pay Your Fair Share. Shouldn’t Wall Street?
Did you pay all of your taxes this April? Wall Street banks typically pay much less than the official 35 percent corporate tax rate. And yet after attacking Hillary Clinton for her ties to Wall...
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Peter Van Buren
Flashback! Questions from the Last Time America was Supposed to "Take Out" Assad
History is a funny thing, because we forget it so easily, and so quickly. That forgetting is usually based on the political needs of the moment, and politicians and the media count on us being that...
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William Astore
What Does an "America-First" Foreign Policy Actually Mean?
What does an “America-first” foreign policy look like under President Donald Trump? As a start, forget the ancient label of “isolationism.” With the end of Trump’s first 100 days approaching, it...
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Dan Kovalik
'The Resistance' That Doesn't Resist War
Simultaneously with Trump’s Inauguration, the liberal “opposition” announced the beginning of “The Resistance” against Trump’s openly racist and xenophobic reign. Most notably, “The Resistance”...
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Richard Eskow
Trump's Budget Director Declares War on the American People
White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney has issued a declaration of class war against the American people. His words may have sounded wonkish or technical, but underneath the coded language,...
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Robert C. Koehler
The Mental Limits of War
A Morning Consult poll winks at me from my inbox: 57 percent of Americans support more airstrikes in Syria. My eyeballs roll. Hopelessness permeates me, especially because I’m hardly surprised, but...
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Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Zenobia Jeffries
What Is It Like to Live Without Running Water? Detroit Families Know
Each day, Catherine Caldwell hauls three gallons of bottled water to her bathroom and two to her kitchen. She and her family use the water for flushing the toilet, washing hands, and— after heating...
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Robert Reich
Update for Trump Voters
1. He said he wouldn’t bomb Syria. You bought it. Then he bombed Syria. 2. He said he’d build a wall along the border with Mexico. You bought it. Now his secretary of homeland security says “It’s...
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Michael Winship
Donald Trump’s ‘Measured Response’
Oh my, Chinese President Xi Jinping and that darned airstrike against Syria sure had all the members in a tizzy last week at Mar-a-Lago, Donald Trump’s Florida pleasure dome. Palm Beach Daily News...
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Jill Richardson
Trump’s Budget: Feeding One Kid, Starving the Family
Imagine a parent who starves his children and fails to do any number of basic parental duties, but then buys one of his kids a healthy meal. Well, that’s good. Great, really. But it’s not enough. An...
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Mark Weisbrot
Julian Assange is A Political Prisoner Who Has Exposed Government Crimes and Atrocities
Julian Assange is a political prisoner. He has never been charged with a crime. Everyone who recognizes his name should know this, and if they don’t it is only because the largest media outlets have...
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Ben Lilliston
When Climate Change Was Part of the Farm Bill
Last month, Congress held initial hearings to inform the 2018 Farm Bill. Agriculture Committee members heard about the struggling farm economy, crop insurance and rural development. One issue that...
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Dave Johnson
Deplaning of United Passenger Shows Why We Need Corporate Regulation
In a democracy, We the People are in charge. We are the boss of the corporations. At least that’s how it’s supposed to work. Apparently, that isn’t so much the way it is anymore. The United States...
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Maya Berry
The First Amendment Looks Especially Beautiful in Arabic
In 2006, a human rights advocate, who is a friend, was prevented from boarding his flight from New York to California because of Arabic . Yes, Arabic. The language spoken by more than 400 million...
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Donna Smith
Standing for Peace Puts a Target on Tulsi
Our memories can be so fleeting—especially as the intense emotions and horror felt about seeing images from war-torn Syria drive blind acceptance of the most recent chemical attacks and subsequent U...
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Adam Johnson
Out of 46 Major Editorials on Trump’s Syria Strikes, Only One Opposed
Of the top 100 US newspapers, 47 ran editorials on President Donald Trump’s Syria airstrikes last week: 39 in favor, seven ambiguous and only one opposed to the military attack. In other words, 83...
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Marjorie Cohn
Trump’s Syria Attack Trampled Many Laws
With 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles, each armed with over 1,000 pounds of explosives, Donald Trump went from scoundrel-in-chief to national hero, virtually overnight. The corporate media, the...
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Ralph Nader
The Savings and Stability of Public Banking
As a society obsessed by money, we pay a gigantic price for not educating high school and college students about money and banking. The ways of the giant global banks – both commercial and investment...
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Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Jesse Hagopian
The Story Behind the Meme Mocking Pepsi’s Attempts to Brand Rebellion
On April 5, I woke up to find out I was a meme gone viral . "Yo Kendall, im gonna need you to come through with a pepsi, these cops are wildin" pic.twitter.com/dOpKnTq8LU — Kim Jong Tun (@ignant_)...
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Hugh Handeyside
'Extreme Vetting' of Visitors Poses an Extreme Threat to Our Principles and Our Security
We’ve heard a lot of rhetoric about “extreme vetting” of visitors to the United States since Donald Trump proposed it during the presidential campaign. While we still don't know precisely what the...
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Katrina vanden Heuvel
Syria Strike Follows Washington's Failed Foreign-Policy Playbook
“There’s a playbook in Washington that presidents are supposed to follow,” then- President Obama said last year , defending his decision not to unilaterally strike Syria in 2013. “It’s a playbook...
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Will Bunch
Cable TV President Launches Cable TV War—and the Reviews are Boffo!
Sometimes in America, the rocket's red glare is all the proof through the night that you really need. The folks over at the Pentagon understand that well, which is why — even as the flames from 59...
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Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity
Trump Should Rethink Syria Escalation
MEMORANDUM FOR: The President FROM: Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity (VIPS)* SUBJECT: Syria: Was It Really “A Chemical Weapons Attack”? 1 – We write to give you an unambiguous warning of...
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Alexis Bonogofsky
Beyond Voting: Skills You Need to Get Sh*t Done in a Democracy
A woman in the back of the room raised her hand. “I didn’t even know this was a thing,” she said. “What do you mean?” I asked. “Public hearings. I didn’t know they happened.” In my hometown of...
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Mike Garvey
Reproductive Healthcare for Millions of Low-Income Women Is One Trump Signature Away From Being Threatened
Just a week after the Republican Party’s Affordable Care Act repeal bill was dramatically pulled from the House floor, the Senate advanced legislation that will have serious consequences for the...
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Mattea Kramer
Found in Cuba: The American Dream (and Nightmare)
I’ll tell you up front that my personal vehicle has crowns of rust on the rear wheel wells and an interior that smells vaguely of dog puke. It’s a 2006 Mazda3 with 150,244 miles on it and it gets me...
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John Feffer
What Does Kim Jong Un Want?
Virtually every week, politicians and journalists and policy experts attempt the impossible: mind reading. Specifically, they want to know what’s going on inside one man’s mind. They want to know...
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Sarah Warner
Our Fight for Health Care During Recess and Beyond
It’s time to ramp up our resistance to the Trump-Ryan agenda on health care. We scored our biggest legislative victory so far on March 24, when Speaker Paul Ryan called off his bid to repeal the...
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Monday, April 10, 2017
Mark Schuller
Undocumented Youth Seek Solidarity and Sanctuary
“My anxiety level is rising, I’ve had difficulty sleeping. I’ve had difficulty talking with my siblings,” said Laura Vivaldo, senior political science major at Northern Illinois University. Like an...
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Diane Ravitch
The Public Should Pay Only For Public Schools, Not Religious Schools
Robert Natelson, a retired constitutional law professor who is allied with the ultra-conservative Heartland Institute, writes in The Hill that the Supreme Court may well strike down the state...
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James Zogby
The Trump Divide
Over the years, there have been many divides that have defined the American social, cultural, or political landscape. Some have been philosophical, regional, issue-based, racial, economic, gender or...
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James Trimarco
What a Policy of Real Solidarity With the Syrian People Looks Like
After the release of horrifying images of Syrian civilians killed by chemical attacks on Tuesday, there were predictable demands that the United States should “ take action ” against the regime of...
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Ben Leather
US Congress Calls for Action on Honduras in Response to Murders of Land and Environmental Activists
In two strongly worded letters to the new Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, almost 80 United States legislators on Friday expressed their grave concern at the risks facing activists who defend their...
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Dahr Jamail
War in the Gulf (No, Not That Gulf!)
It’s war in the Gulf and the U.S. Navy is on hand to protect us. No, not that Gulf! I’m talking about the Gulf of Alaska and it’s actually mock war -- if, that is, you don’t happen to be a fin whale...
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Norman Solomon
Russia-Baiting Pushed Trump to Attack Syria—and Increases the Risks of Nuclear Annihilation
Vast efforts to portray Donald Trump as Vladimir Putin’s flunky have given Trump huge incentives to prove otherwise. Last Thursday, he began the process in a big way by ordering a missile attack on...
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Sunday, April 9, 2017
Hina Shamsi
U.S. Strikes in Syria Are an Illegal Response to Atrocity
No one disputes that Bashar al-Assad’s use of chemical weapons on Syrian civilians is illegal, immoral, and unacceptable. But Assad’s illegality does not excuse illegality in response. In the face of...
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Sue Sturgis
NC Lawmakers Want to Shield Factory Farms from Big Damage Payments to Victims
Legislation moving through the North Carolina General Assembly would prevent people living near the state's numerous factory farms from recovering more than token damages in civil lawsuits where the...
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Rev. Billy Talen
Manifesto for a Naïve Activism
It is the darkest of times; it is the brightest of times. A mentally ill President slouches toward the nuclear suitcase to mistake a Twitter feed for the big one. But he can see in the windows of the...
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Trita Parsi
Why Trump’s Syria Strike Will Not End Well
U.S. President Donald Trump claims the objective of his cruise missile strike on Syria is to deter Syrian President Bashar Assad from using chemical weapons again. But six years into Syria’s brutal...
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Adam Johnson
Five Top Papers Run 18 Opinion Pieces Praising Syria Strikes–Zero Are Critical
Five major US newspapers—the New York Times, Washington Post, USA Today, Wall Street Journal and New York Daily News —offered no opinion space to anyone opposed to Donald Trump’s Thursday night...
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Ira Chernus
We Are Already At War With China
I was in Waikiki, Hawaii, recently. But not for pleasure. I was there out of obligation, fulfilling my parental duty to visit my son and his husband, who live there. I’ll admit, though, that I was...
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Saturday, April 8, 2017
Sarah Anderson
Marching for Trump Tax Transparency
Candidate Trump repeatedly promised to release his past tax returns, once they were no longer being audited. But those promises have failed to materialize, and Trump appears to have no plans to...
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Frida Berrigan
Why Tax Resistance Under Trump Needs Its Antiwar Edge
There have always been fights about taxes — stretching back to the crates of over-taxed tea tossed into the Boston Harbor and a thoughtful man’s night in jail for refusing to pay taxes in the slave-...
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Stephen Zunes
Why These Missile Strikes Won’t Make Things Better for the Syrian People
The U.S. bombing of Syria’s Al Shayrat air base has brought more death and destruction to that country and is unlikely to deter additional war crimes by the Syrian regime. It will not ease the...
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Timothy Karr
Trump's FCC and FTC Chairs Rush in to Defend Big Telco's Assault on Internet Privacy
It’s hard to defend legislation that undermines internet users’ essential privacy rights. But that hasn’t stopped the broadband industry and its many friends in Washington from trying. Even amid...
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Jim Naureckas
The Essential Pundit Take: ‘Trump Became President’ by Bombing Syria
“I think Donald Trump became president of the United States” last night, CNN host Fareed Zakaria said when asked about the significance of Trump’s airstrikes on Syria ( New Day , 4/7/17 ). “I think...
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Friday, April 7, 2017
Diane Randall
Stop U.S. from Making Syria War Even Worse
More bombs won't end the crisis in Syria. After more than six years of war, with millions displaced and a death toll of nearly half a million people, it's clear that there is no military solution to...
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Les Leopold
How the Democrats Lost West Virginia and the Coal Miners To Trump
“C’mon, fellas. You know what this is? You know what this says? You’re going back to work.” ― Donald Trump on signing an executive order to reverse the Obama Administration’s rules on coal, March 28...
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