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Ronny Przysucha

The assertions being repeated today seem based on apparently groundless claims from twelve years ago to justify the war in Iraq. Read more

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Thin-lipped, consultant-speak mewling is not going to stop a war with Iran. Read more

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Peg Hunter

The termination of this program and the deportation of TPS holders is a cruel political tactic, with real-life consequences. Read more

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Don't worry, it’s a normal part of our constitution—for men like you. Read more


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Three previous U.S. administrations all ignored the gross power asymmetry between the Palestinians and the Israelis. Read more


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David Stanley

It is shocking that it has taken this long for even one house of the U.S. Congress to recognize this historic tragedy. Somehow it is always a “bad time” to upset the government of Turkey. Read more



Ken Bauer

This shooting was especially jarring for me because one of my cousins, LaShawn, lives in that area. Read more


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He was well known in the 1980s as an articulate, English-speaking defender of Kremlin policies. Then he began describing himself as a “man of the left.” Read more

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Joe Lynde

Across the country this week, advocates for reproductive justice and women’s rights are rallying to put a stop to the onslaught of restrictive abortion laws. Read more


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Pax Ahimsa Gethen

This year has seen an uptick in retributive ICE arrests. Read more


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Pete Souza

To get too caught up in Russian interference and the unfairness of the American electoral system is to overlook Trump’s power, and to risk not learning the lessons of his popularity. Read more

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It’s undeniable: Trump represents a clear and present danger to the national security of the United States. Read more


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Reese Erlich

Whenever officials in Washington, D.C. set out to overthrow a foreign government, mainstream U.S. media outlets are there to give a helping hand. Read more

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A new book corrects the record on the anti-imperialist historian—a close ally of “The Progressive’s” founder—whose work was much maligned by pro-empire liberals. Read more


It’s Black Lives Matter at School Week, but black children in continue to suffer because America isn’t ready to confront its anti-blackness. Read more


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Felton Davis

The horror of the Yemen War is changing minds at last. Read more