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The Trump Administration Could Provoke Yet Another Mideast War

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On May 23, as President Donald Trump flew from Tel Aviv to Rome, one of his advisers boasted to reporters accompanying Trump on Air Force One of the success of ...

Labour’s Near-Triumph Brings a New Morning to British Politics

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London—“Bliss was it in that dawn to be alive, but to be young…” I watched this most tumultuous of election nights unfold with five millennials, clued up and glued to ...

The Fight Against the Dakota Access Pipeline Is Not Over. Here’s How You Can Join

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Opponents of the Dakota Access Pipeline celebrated a win this week when a federal judge ordered the US Army Corp of Engineers to reconsider its environmental review of the DAPL,

Karen Handel Has a Long History of Suppressing Votes

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In early May, a federal judge extended the voter registration deadline for the special election in Georgia’s Sixth Congressional District by two months, from March 20 to May 21. That ...

A Major Global Foundation Just Pledged $1 Million to the Standing Rock Sioux

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For many Americans, the protests at Standing Rock were an isolated event—one indigenous community, on one swath of land in South Dakota, fighting for environmental justice. Yet, as Sioux Tribal ...

E.P. Thompson’s Search for a New Popular Front

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Even in a world tightly trussed by neoliberal dogma and basted by surges of populist anti-elitism, the role of the left intellectual has lost none of its fascination. There remains ...

On Trump, the Media’s Malpractice Continues

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One of the great ironies of the political moment is that President Trump’s sworn enemy has become, if not exactly an ally, an enabler of his agenda. For all of ...

The NFL’s War Against Colin Kaepernick

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We have heard a farcical parade of excuses by NFL owners and executives for why free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick remains unemployed. “He’s not 100 percent committed.” “He’s more concerned with ...

Trump’s Special Back Door for Wealthy Immigrants

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Trump’s “build the wall” immigration agenda isn’t as inflexible as it seems. That hardened border has one exclusive toll booth: It’s called the EB-5 visa, aka “greenbacks for green cards”—known ...

Trumpcare Is the Most Unpopular Legislation in History

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Only 17 percent of Americans approve of Republican efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare; George Zornick says maybe that explains the secrecy of Senate Republicans in drafting their bill. Also: ...

Why Is Reproductive Justice Vital in This Political Moment? A New Book Breaks It Down

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In 1994, a dozen black women at a pro-choice conference in Chicago came up with the concept of reproductive justice. The activist Loretta J. Ross was among them. Near the ...

Jon Ossoff’s Loss Should Be a Lesson to Corporate Democrats

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I woke up to news this morning that Jon Ossoff’s failure to flip Georgia’s Sixth Congressional District will “come as a crushing emotional blow to Democrats.” Well, not this Democrat.