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U.S. Forest Service Northern Region

This high spending campaign features two highly flawed, rank amateur candidates, both proud of the fact they’ve never held elected office. more

May 23, 2017 1:07 PM Dispatches

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Heath Hinegardner

Progressive magazine exclusive: Terrorism prosecutions in Arizona are built on internet searches and alleged statements. Do they threaten civil liberties? more

May 23, 2017 11:42 AM Magazine 1 Comments

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March to Springfield

About a dozen marchers, ranging in age from twenty-three to ninety, are marching 200 miles to the state capital in the hopes of budging Illinois lawmakers out of an almost two-year-long logjam over the state budget. more

May 22, 2017 10:50 PM Public School Shakedown

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Max Pixel

Democracy matters. Truth matters. And the attacks on democratic norms and institutions by this President, while they are coming at an exhausting pace that fosters cynicism and a feeling of helplessness, deserve a robust response. more

May 16, 2017 11:49 AM Dispatches

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Yoon Kim

"I’ve always used comedy to deal with unpleasantness in my life and in the world." more

May 15, 2017 4:55 PM Dispatches

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Lufina

Are we seeing the definitive end of the “Peaceful Atom” as a source of future new large-scale power capacity in the United States? more

May 10, 2017 1:35 PM Dispatches

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Michael Vadon & Nick-D

Today, we face the same fundamental challenges to our democracy that we faced in 1973. The parallels are undeniable. more

May 10, 2017 12:15 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

But would the mob really keep someone around who is this bad at steering his clients out of legal trouble? more

May 9, 2017 5:10 PM Dispatches

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Viergacht

As a candidate, Mr. Trump pledged huuge accomplishments to “Make America Great Again.” So, how’d he do? more

Apr 27, 2017 9:05 PM Dispatches

Most of Trump’s presidency to date has been one big executive order/press release that has been blocked by the courts or stalled in Congress. more

Apr 27, 2017 8:33 AM Multimedia

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Trumpeting themes of “buy American, hire American” against a backdrop of red-white-and blue wrenches at Snap-On Tool in Kenosha, Wisconsin Donald Trump wanted everyone to know how much he is rewarding working-class supporters. Even if he isn't. more

Apr 21, 2017 2:34 PM Dispatches

This is what April 22 is all about. Treasures from our archives including Denis Hayes, Barry Commoner, Ralph Nader, and Gaylord Nelson. more

Apr 21, 2017 1:52 PM Dispatches

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Erdoğan image by Democracy Chronicles

Erdogan’s plebiscite may grant him many years of authoritarian rule even in a society increasingly demanding democracy and justice. The question is what role the United States is going to play. more

Apr 20, 2017 12:56 PM Dispatches

This past week we heard a lot of “sorry”—or else we should have. Take a listen as the great Kate lays it on the line. more

Apr 19, 2017 1:45 PM Multimedia

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Courtesy of Chokwe Antar Lumumba

"Jackson is not a city that has a problem producing wealth. It is a city that has a problem maintaining wealth," more

Apr 19, 2017 11:29 AM Multimedia

Erie, Pennsylvania schools’ plight is the heartbreaking reality for school districts across the country. But, it’s a story anyone who cares about students needs to hear. more

Apr 12, 2017 11:06 AM Public School Shakedown 1 Comments

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Courtesy of khalid kamau

Khalid kamau is candidate for City Council in the new city of South Fulton, Georgia, member of BlackLivesMatter Atlanta, Our Revolution, and Democratic Socialists of America. more

Mar 28, 2017 1:33 PM Multimedia

Kali Akuno works with Cooperation Jackson in Mississippi. He is looking "way beyond" the Democratic party to create new ways of organizing and responding in the Trump era. more

Mar 25, 2017 3:45 PM Magazine

After November 8, I swore off signs. I had been so wrong about the election; I doubted my abilities. I had misread the enthusiasm gap. But the signs were all there. more

Mar 25, 2017 3:33 PM Magazine

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