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Rising Star

By Carlos Lozada Renowned biographer David J. Garrow concludes this massive new biography of Barack Obama with a damning verdict: “While the crucible of s...   [ continue reading...]

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Bears Ears National Monument Is the Next Standing Rock

In attempting to revoke protections for the Utah site, President Trump is furthering settler colonialism of a land inhabited by indigenous people.   [ continue reading...]

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Director John Scheinfeld on the Spiritual Journey of Jazz Icon John Coltrane (Audio)

In a new episode of “Scheer Intelligence,” host and Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer talks with the documentarian about his latest film and ho...   [ continue reading...]

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Jeremy Corbyn Is Praised for Denouncing Failed ‘Global War on Terror’

By Andrea Germanos / Common Dreams The British Labour Party leader’s speech comes as general election campaigning resumes in the U.K. after Monday’s...   [ continue reading...]

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Six Things Trump’s FCC Chairman Doesn’t Want You to Know About Net Neutrality

By Timothy Karr / Moyers & Company For net neutrality supporters, the last week felt like déjà vu.   [ continue reading...]

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Alliance of Activists Converging in Georgia to Launch Voting Rights Project

Tom Arthur / Wikimedia Though certain methods of interfering with Americans’ ability to participate in the electoral process are commonly referred to as...   [ continue reading...]

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The Food Industry Is Cooking the Planet

By Paul Brown / Climate News Network One of the biggest contributors to climate change is the agricultural food industry, but the political will to tackle the i...   [ continue reading...]

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Trump Is a Bull in the China Shop of Global Diplomacy

By Juan Cole / Informed Comment The president’s first trip abroad reaffirms his poor grasp of U.S. international relations.   [ continue reading...]

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Pentagon Confirms Airstrike Killed More Than 100 Civilians in Mosul

By Thomas Gibbons-Neff / The Washington Post This account is at odds with what the U.S.-led coalition’s top officer suggested during a Pentagon press brie...   [ continue reading...]

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Communications Inequality Comes Home to Roost

By Mark Lloyd Policies set in motion by the GOP and its loyal FCC chief, Ajit Pai, have created a communications crisis. Here’s why, and what we can still...   [ continue reading...]

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Florida Officer’s First Question to Immigrant in Accident: ‘You Illegal?’

By Kali Holloway / AlterNet Instead of helping a man who had been knocked off his bicycle by a pickup truck, a police officer quizzed him on his immigration sta...   [ continue reading...]

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Down the Memory Hole: Living in Trump’s United States of Amnesia

By Rebecca Gordon / TomDispatch As we struggle to keep up with the administration’s shifting explanations, it is difficult to remember the events of yeste...   [ continue reading...]

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Appeals Court Refuses to Uphold Trump’s Travel Ban

  A protester outside the Capitol in Washington, D.C. (Flickr / CC 2.0) This story is developing. The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 10-3 Th...   [ continue reading...]

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Structures of Power and the Ethical Limits of Speech

By Svetlana Mintcheva Can free speech be isolated as an absolute value when any practice of freedom is affected by the social and political context of today&rsq...   [ continue reading...]

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Pope Francis Tells Trump That Climate Change Is Real and Solidarity Is Key

By Juan Cole / Informed Comment The pontiff gave the president a going-away present at their meeting Wednesday—a copy of his encyclical on the challenge o...   [ continue reading...]

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Trump Admonishes NATO Member Countries in Speech (Video)

The president spoke at a North Atlantic Treaty Organization summit in Brussels on Thursday morning, scolding member countries for “not paying what they sh...   [ continue reading...]

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Terror and Geopolitics: Manchester in 2017 and in 1996

By Juan Cole / Informed Comment Although decades apart, both terrorist attacks were reactions against a history of colonialism.   [ continue reading...]

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Why the Streets of Saudi Arabia Were So Quiet During Trump’s Visit

By Medea Benjamin Protest is illegal in the kingdom. It’s also against the law to “distort the reputation of the kingdom” or “break alle...   [ continue reading...]

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Fake Ads in the Time of Trump

By Barbara Koeppel The recent focus on the viability of news stories has overshadowed another method of spreading false political information.   [ continue reading...]

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Defender of Chemical Companies Takes Charge of EPA Unit Overseeing Toxins

By Lauren Coleman-Lochner / Bloomberg She has represented the American Chemistry Council, an industry group whose members include Dow Chemical Co. and ExxonMobi...   [ continue reading...]

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