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Senate Passes Iran War Powers Resolution, Upsetting Trump

In yet another rebuke to Trump, the Senate passed a binding resolution to prevent Trump from going to war with Iran. Even though Trump will…

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Coronavirus: Is the Climate Plague Here?

Journalists Bryn Nelson and Jane C. Hu talk about how the climate crisis means we could see more deadly outbreaks, plus the rise of xenophobia…

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Bloomberg’s Stop and Frisk Past Comes Back to Haunt Him

Mainstream media is trying to gloss over Bloomberg’s racist record, and they’re willing to discredit independent journalists to do it. The post Bloomberg’s Stop and…

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First Amendment Activist Hospitalized After Brutal Arrest

An activist known as Blind Justice was arrested after trying to film a state facility to check compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. The…

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700,000 Displaced as Syria and Turkey Descend into War

Syria and Turkey are fighting each other in the rebel-controlled Idlib region, forcing hundreds of thousands to flee for their lives as the bombings intensify….

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Presidential Campaigns Begin in Bolivia Despite Ongoing Repression

As campaigning begins to repeat the Oct. 20 election that ended in a coup against former President Evo Morales, it remains far from certain whether…

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From the Streets to the Halls

Join Movement School, the Society for Ethical Culture, and Sunrise Movement for a panel discussion on young activist leaders moving into electoral politics, in both…

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Trump’s War Budget Slashes Support for Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid

Trump promised he would not touch Social Security and Medicare. He lied. Now we have deficit spending with no social benefits and Democrats fooled into…

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El Salvador’s President Militarizes Legislature to Strengthen Police Force

President Nayyib Bukele tried to intimidate lawmakers into approving his national security plan, which is supposed to bring down El Salvador’s sky-high crime rate. But…

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Trump’s Latest Immigration Policy: No More Africans or Muslims

The Trump administration is expanding its travel ban. It now prevents nearly a quarter of Africa from getting immigration visas. The post Trump’s Latest Immigration…

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