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Donna Burton

When the Border Patrol plays loose with the rules, Terry Bressi goes to court. more

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Jeremy Buckingham

The Democratic midterm take-over of the House means a renewed chance for policies that don’t take food assistance away from children or drive more birds toward extinction. more

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In today’s America, random mass murder has merged with ecological devastation. more

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How did the rightwing authoritarian Bolsonaro claw his way to power? more

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Why should it be up to private charities to take care of those who battled and bled for their country? more

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It was a very big day. more

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400 billionaires now own more wealth than the bottom 64% of Americans. Let’s do something about that. more

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What to do when every day is a rainy day? more

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Randy Bryce concedes, November 6, 2018.

George Petrovich

Instead of gloom, Bryce and his supporters seemed to exude an air of gritty resolve. more

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Carole Trone

The nailbiter was emblematic of midterm elections across the country on Tuesday that delivered mixed results. more

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“We can’t just go through their system as normal, trusting that they’ll take care of us. So we’re walking out.” more

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Melanie Breault

This Election Day, thank an organizer. more

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Yoichi Okamoto

Hubert Humphrey could have blown the whistle on Nixon, but didn’t. more

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Voting for the lesser of two evils isn’t always enough to get people out to the polls, but maybe voting to reverse a trend sending us toward some version of an American apartheid is. more

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Reese Erlich

Khashoggi’s death is finally focusing world attention on Saudi atrocities in Yemen, and U.S. midterm elections could reverse Trump’s policies that support the war. more

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Anthony Quintano

While Donald Trump rallies the rightwing base with flagrant appeals to fear, anger, and racism, the most diverse slate of candidates in U.S. history is poised to change the direction of the nation’s politics for a long time to come. more

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Stop them! Vote Tuesday, November 6th. more

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Jeff Abbott

After traveling across Guatemala from Honduras, a second caravan of people fleeing violence and poverty encountered strong police resistance at the Guatemala-Mexico border. Jeff Abbott reports on what happened there. more

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Derek Ketchum

Country music is one of the last sectors in entertainment to acknowledge both the necessity and inevitability of gender equality. That’s starting to change. more

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Michael Fleshman

Massive voter purges have been grabbing headlines while more mundane efforts are flying under the radar. more

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