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Progressives Are Also Right About Foreign Policy

America cannot lead the world in embracing multiracial democracy and rejecting authoritarianism, while also condoning the actions of Netanyahu and the Saudis and launching military strikes wherever it wants.

Perry Bacon Jr. ·


Israel's Assault on Gaza Left 400,000 Without Regular Access to Clean Water: Oxfam

"We stay up all night looking for water to fill plastic buckets," said one mother in northern Gaza.

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·


Study Shows 91% of People Killed or Injured by Explosives in Global Cities Were Civilians

In its new report, Action on Armed Violence urges states and others to "commit politically to stop using explosive weapons with wide area effects in populated areas."

Jessica Corbett, staff writer ·


100+ AP Staffers Condemn News Agency for 'Sacrifice' of Emily Wilder After Right-Wing Smear Campaign

Wilder's firing has left AP employees "wondering how we treat our own, what culture we embrace and what values we truly espouse as a company."

Julia Conley, staff writer ·


'There Needs to Be a Global Outcry': Palestinians and Allies Decry Israeli Mass Arrests

"The more that Palestinians stand up for their rights," warned one rights campaigner, "the more they will be crushed."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


When It Comes to the Tools of Death and Destruction, No One Tops the US

America dominates arms sales again and again.

William Hartung ·


Israel's Assault on Gaza by Bomb, Then Slow Strangulation

The risk to Gaza now is the risk of our disengagement before we have brought down the walls. That is the task; nothing less. This time, Gaza must go free.

Marilyn Garson ·


Advocates Hail Ruling Striking Down 'Unconstitutional' Georgia Anti-BDS Law

"This ruling comes at a crucial moment... and makes clear that the Constitution protects participation in the BDS movement."

Brett Wilkins, staff writer ·


Dems Reintroduce SANE Act to Slash $73 Billion From 'Insane' Spending on Nuclear Arsenal

While President Trump's actions tilted the 'Doomsday Clock' towards midnight," said Sen. Ed Markey, "President Biden has a chance to build back a better nuclear weapons policy that does more with less."

Andrea Germanos, staff writer ·


Gaza Health Officials Fear Covid-19 Surge as Tens of Thousands Emerge From Crowded Bomb Shelters

"People stopped [social] distancing" during the bombing campaign, said a doctor at al-Shifa hospital. "They had no choice."

Julia Conley, staff writer ·

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