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The attorney general was a champion of civil rights—but not civil liberties.
If we don’t act now, constitutional restraints on presidential warmaking will be eviscerated.
A vote for Teachout is a demand for a more progressive, ideas-driven politics.
The bill reads like a wish list for NATO and Kiev.
Forty years after President Richard Nixon resigned, our leaders have become even less accountable.
Neither Congress nor the courts have taken the example to heart and stood firmly against presidential crimes or serious misconduct.
Watergate itself is “smoking gun” proof of that old axiom about the corruption of power.
We have built over thirty building complexes for top-secret intelligence work since 2001—and our security state just keeps growing.
The Roberts court has expanded First Amendment protections to such an extent that strikes, pickets, and boycotts should be protected as free speech.
Neocon think tanks get millions from wealthy donors, which they use to game the system, buy influence—and push for regime change.