Arun Gupta

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Arun Gupta is an investigative reporter whose work has appeared in The Washington Post, The Daily Beast, The Intercept, and The Guardian. He is author of the forthcoming book Bacon as a Weapon of Mass Destruction: A Junk-Food Loving Chef ’s Inquiry into Taste (The New Press). 

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The diverse groups that drove the resistance movement to the retail giant signal a shifting politics nationwide. Read more

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“They say we have to protect ourselves from terrorism, but it feels like terrorism is happening right here.” Read more


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Trump’s order has compounded the Syrian tragedy, gumming up the process for some of those trying to flee. Here are some of their stories. Read more


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The revised order affords the Trump Administration wide latitude in broadening the scope of the order upon whim, with language that will allow the profiling of entire countries so as to exclude their citizens. Read more


Even the U.S.'s minimal goal remains in doubt. Elsewhere, things are better. Read more


Occupy changed how we felt. We were the motor of history, not just its victims. The mic check gave us a participatory society, not just one of spectacle. Read more


All escaped Iraq because of threats and the collapse of public services. Now, however, all are unhappy, most are jobless, and some wish they had never left Iraq despite the violence and chaos. Read more

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The corporate media is eager to administer last rites, but the movement is alive and kicking. Read more