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DOJ opens very narrow probe into Charlottesville killing

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On Saturday, the Justice Department opened its most high profile new investigation into a possible hate crime since the Senate confirmed an attorney general who was once deemed too racist ...

Alleged Charlottesville killer James Fields apparently linked to white nationalist movement

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Screenshots obtained by ThinkProgress appear to show the Facebook page of James Fields, the Ohio man police say drove his car into a anti-fascist protesters in Charlottesville, Va., on Saturday,

The Pentagon Has a Small Coup Problem

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Winning! It’s the White House watchword when it comes to the US armed forces. “We will give our military the tools you need to prevent war and, if required, to ...

Coming Undone: Frank Rich on How the Trump Presidency Ends

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How a presidency ends: Frank Rich has been “wallowing in Watergate,” as he put it, and found some fascinating stuff about the ways the fall of Nixon illuminates Trump’s current ...

Sessions DOJ Says It's OK to Purge Infrequent Voters From Ohio Rolls

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It’s not the kind of birthday present anyone was looking for — just two days after the Voting Rights Act of 1965 celebrated its 52nd birthday the Justice Department filed ...

Andres Magana Ortiz's Deportation is Indefensible. Help Reverse It.

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Andres Magaña Ortiz is a 43-year old Mexican immigrant who, in his 30 years of living in the United States, worked his way up from a fruit picker to owner ...

Cornel West & Rev. Traci Blackmon: Clergy in Charlottesville Were Trapped by Torch-Wielding Nazis

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White supremacists cheer Trump’s response to Charlottesville violence

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In response to violence by white supremacists in Charlottesville, Virginia, Donald Trump pointedly refused to condemn the perpetrators, saying that blame for the violence comes from “many sides.” At least ...

A doctor on the front lines describes Medicaid’s role in the opioid crisis

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For decades, the residents of Baltimore, have been dying from opioid overdoses and have been incarcerated due to addiction. “There’s no doubt that the opioid epidemic is worse than before,

Rev. Barber: Trumpvangelicals are using faith to bring us to the brink of nuclear war

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When the Rev. Robert Jeffress declared this week that “God has given Trump authority to take out Kim Jong Un,” many who grew up in Sunday School struggled to square ...