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The U.S. National Security Agency has reportedly mothballed a large domestic spying program, but discontinuation of is not necessarily permanent. Now’s a good time to look at the program’s potential for abuse. Read more

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Taber Andrew Bain

Publicly funded lending pools can provide low-interest, short-term loans in a way no private lender can or will. Read more

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In America’s farm country, the fear is palpable. We need a new model of agriculture, and fortunately, one exists. Read more

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Although its tactics have shifted, the Trump Administration’s assault on migrant children and families continues. Read more

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Camlin Moore

Haley and her colleagues who are well-placed to influence policies doing so much harm to fellow community members seem to be instead incredibly indifferent. Read more

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Ciotu Cosmin

Tests on caged animals often fail to replicate in human trials, while lab animals suffer. Read more

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ОАО "Ураласбест"

Donald Trump has been rolling back protections against exposure to asbestos, which kills an estimated 15,000 people each year in the United States alone. Read more

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Viewed through a global lens, our defense budget looks obscene. Read more

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Dave Dugdale

For many Americans, prostitution has shifted from a moral issue, “sin,” to a legal one, “consent.” Read more

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If Trump really wants to earn farmers’ trust, then his administration needs to seriously work on legislation that ensures them a fair price that covers their cost of production. Read more

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An unheralded word change to Trump’s Department of Defense mission statement is unsettling—to say the least. Read more

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Noah Flora

Marijuana legalization is happening across the country, and New York and New Jersey could be a tipping point, but voters need to step up. Read more

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Brian Stansberry

The new acting administrator of the EPA—and former coal lobbyist—is easing rules that protect people who live near coal plants from toxic ash. Read more

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Mutante

As the midterm elections approach, we’d better prepare for another misinformation onslaught from Russia, without love. Here’s how. Read more

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The underlying cause of the violence they are escaping is a trail of blood and culpability that can be traced right back to the United States. Read more

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Ilgar Jafarov

All that camaraderie, all that global shared experience, and no United States. Given the state of geopolitics, it’s disturbingly symbolic. Read more

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A human rights activist gives an eyewitness account of sordid conditions in the border detention centers––conditions that persist despite the President's recent policy reversal. Read more

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Phil Roeder

Partisan gerrymandering has long exasperated the Supreme Court. Read more

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U.S. Customs and Border Protection

But it’s fully in keeping with Trump’s stance toward immigrants. Read more

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Max Pixel

My aunt died on May 3, 2017 due to mental illness. Read more

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