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kurtooo000oo

What do you do when the entire country needs a permanent, daily education on racism? more

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Charlie White

In protecting animals, we also protect ourselves. more

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Chris Line

Lead, DDT, untreated sewage, and burning rivers are just a few of many problems successfully tackled by the EPA and scientific analysis. Need we say more? more

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NPS

Her father’s name is on the landmark U.S. Supreme Court case, Brown v. Board of Education, a milestone in ending racial segregation in public education. more

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In mid-March, the U.S. Senate acted to deregulate banks, rolling back protections designed to keep them from driving the economy into a ditch—again. more

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Wisconsin voters are deciding if they want to remove the office of state treasurer. If this passes, Wisconsin will be the only state without a treasurer or financial equivalent—and that's bad business. more

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inna

The Department of Energy's 2019 budget request is upsetting, but it contains one good idea: reign in spending on fusion energy research. more

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woodleywonderworks

We don't need more guns, police officers, and metal detectors to create healthier and more loving learning environments. more

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Michael Hertz

Yes, getting rid of these weapons would take real political effort. The people who make money off selling guns will fight this tooth and nail. But our country is ready. more

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Pexels

Teachers are educators, not cops. There is no correlation between helping and nurturing young people and possibly getting into gun fights either with them or on their behalf. more

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wp paarz

Donald Trump’s racism has been apparent from day one—and he is cementing this disregard for the welfare of people of color into our federal judiciary. more

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Darwinek

The Honduran government has brought at least 179 criminal cases against activists for simply protesting what they believe to be electoral fraud. The people of Honduras desperately need support to defend their democracy. more

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In his SOTU address, President Trump said we must build the “safe, fast, reliable, and modern infrastructure.” It is impossible to square that vision with the plan and budget he just released. more

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US Marine Corps

Black History Month shouldn’t be an excuse to ignore African American history for the other eleven months of the year. more

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Politifact

In an age when anyone with access to a computer or smartphone can spread falsehoods, we all have a civic duty to be discerning news consumers. more

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James Goodman

Reyes-Herrera was a passenger in a vehicle pulled over in a traffic stop last June. That was the beginning of the end. more

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United Steelworkers

I want Trump to remember me and all those voters he betrayed. I want him to know that he’s not making America great again for workers like me. more

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Nick Youngson (Alpha Stock Images)

Close your eyes, and conjure up an image of an autistic kid. What springs to mind? Is the child a boy? more

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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Southeast Region

The sight of a wall of fire is terrifying, but there's a less visible part of fires that is just as dangerous more

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Stephanie Astono Salim

Marriage equality in the United States is a vulnerable right. It was gained in a courtroom, and that is where it could be lost. more

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