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The environment is one area where Democrats and Republicans should be able to find common ground. more

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All that is new are the gadgets we are sold—and the prospect that those gadgets might put many of us out of work. more

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8 contributors to The Progressive share their favorite reads of 2015. more

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"We have to believe in things we haven’t seen...what constrains us is that we haven’t actually seen what a loving system of justice looks like." more

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How's that campaign money actually being spent?!? more

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How the murder capital of the world became a poster-child of urban innovation. more

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"Hillary and Bernie Sanders won’t be in a civil war, but the forces behind Bernie are not going to go away." more

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In agriculture, entertainment, and research, we see animals being treated in ways that are unconscionable to most people, but which are nevertheless legal. more

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Climate change deniers deny that global warming has anything to do with the extreme winter in the Northeast. I agree. more

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A few years ago I visited two plantations just upstream from Charleston Harbor, the entry point for about 40 percent of the enslaved Africans brought to North America. more

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In Kabul I have often encountered women who walk long distances, desperate for help and clutching a rumor of work or sustenance more

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Home abortion is now predictably safe and effective for women from Stockholm to Nairobi. America stands as an exception. more

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The principal difference between the economy now and the new economy would be the restructuring of the energy sector. more

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The first is a real movement, led by people on the front lines of climate change. more

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“Climate change isn’t an ‘issue’ to add to the list of things to worry about. It’s a civilizational wake-up call." more

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