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President Donald Trump has said that he does not view rightwing extremism as a rising threat. Read more

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Maybe I have a certain talent not so much for making political predictions but for smelling rightwing hypocrisy. It really isn’t hard to do. The stench is often overwhelming. Read more

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Trump

Susan Walsh AP

It is time to insist on this President’s immediate and unceremonial removal from office by all nonviolent means necessary. Read more

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green scare king

Jason Raish

Lawmakers are ramping up penalties for protesters who take the kind of drastic action needed to save the planet. Read more

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A look at a new industry working to produce real meat without killing animals. Read more

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How the U.S. President has buoyed far-right governments throughout the hemisphere. Read more

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An interview with Black Lives Matter co-founder Alicia Garza. Read more

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Smith Donnet Cover

Ryan Bracey

So oft have I invok’d for all my muse, To spread my knowledge of the dealer’s art; My Sharpie, dried by rampant overuse, Rewetted by the pourings of my heart. Read more

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Vehicle towings take a huge toll on America’s poor. Read more

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I’m waiting for the day when every call from Jimmy doesn’t begin with “This is a call from a Louisiana correctional facility . . . .” Read more

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Dollar general

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“Their whole strategy is to go to a neighborhood that has a lot of poor people who don’t have access to transportation and can only walk to and from the dollar store.” Read more

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I want to hold you safe. I also want you to fly. Read more

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Most Americans are well aware of the Underground Railroad that helped escaped Southern slaves find freedom in the North, but few have heard of the Reverse Underground Railroad that delivered free Northern black Americans into slavery. Read more

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Ed Moss

The police keep a close eye on nonviolent protesters. Read more

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Matt Taibbi’s latest book is a no-holds-barred takedown of what the media have become in the era of Donald Trump. Read more

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