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Who decides what’s “essential” during a government shutdown?
Months after the Rana Plaza factory disaster, victims’ families have received little to no compensation.
America’s most vulnerable felt most of the pain.
If Republicans are playing hardball, Democrats should too.
Congress is moving to end the showdown, but will hard-liners slow everything down?
A new elite consensus is forming around the strategic advantages of expanded oil and gas production.
Some wealthy individuals are using the government shutdown to promote a very different vision for America’s future.
Advocates for deep changes to our economic and political systems are turning to earlier movements for inspiration.
But there are other openings on the board. Here’s a list of smart, independent-minded candidates who can fill them.
A long-term plan to renovate the American dream begins at the local level and scales up.
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