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On the International Day of Peace, remembering a pioneer in nuclear disarmament and the evolution of humanity away from war. more

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Power, privilege, white male prerogative—that’s the backdrop of the Kavanaugh hearings. more

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A review of, “We Are Staying: Eighty Years in the Life of a Family, a Store, and a Neighborhood.” more

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A classmate of Kavanaugh’s wrote a book about alcoholism during his teen years at Georgetown Prep. The book features a character named “Bart O’Kavanaugh” . . . more

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“I don’t think the Saudis would be conducting this level of atrocity if not for the support from the United States.” more

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The cinematic son of America’s industrial proletariat launches a blistering broadside. more

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David Helvarg

Corporate execs, career politicians, and environmental activists converged on San Francisco for the Climate Action Summit. more

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Jeff Abbott

While Guatemala’s President tries to end investigations into government corruption, the country's citizens flee the effects of underfunded public services and privatization. more

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New books chronicle the insurgency of Black resistance. more

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It’s never too early to prepare for what may be coming. more

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Trinity Kubassek

If you love meat, keep reading. more

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A 2007 decision completely disrespects people’s rights and their freedom of choice because of their disability. more

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In his new book, “Trump Must Go: The Top 100 Reasons to Dump Trump,” radio host Bill Press provides a sweeping indictment of the President. “Reason 17: He Cancelled Protected Status for Dreamers.” more

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Impeachment is not limited to indictable offenses. As Alexander Hamilton wrote, impeachment extends to serious violations of “the public trust.” more

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“His record of American flag and apple pie is unparalleled.” more

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Htoo Tay Zar

I interviewed Aung San Suu Kyi the day of her release from house arrest in 1995. Even then, neither she nor her supporters understood the complexities of Myanmar’s 135 officially recognized ethnic groups. more

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U.S. Senate Candidate Kerri Evelyn Harris may have lost, but she’s helped kickstart a movement in the state that’s upending an entrenched centrist approach. more

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One advantage of declaring loyalty to precedent, history, and tradition is that it allows a distancing of oneself from the real-world effects of legal decisions. more

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