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More than a wish list, he offers a framework for 2015 legislative fights and the 2016 campaign.
In the wake of the Ferguson uprising, black students nationwide are indicting the state violence they face in American education everyday.
As the campaign for full independence gains momentum, a new view of Hawaiian history is taking hold.
Iraqis have a saying: “The rug is never sold”—meaning that there’s always more money to be made from any transaction. American defense contractors would agree.
United Against Nuclear Iran collected nearly one-third of its 2013 revenue from the Las Vegas–based casino magnate.
Americans living abroad are burdened with a difficult task: explaining a country that doesn't make much sense.
Our bloated national security state would boggle the mind of anyone who grew up under the Cold War’s nuclear threat.
From the huge climate march in September to racial-justice activism, it was a year that saw renewal of movement-based politics.
Unless you’ve experienced it, you can never really know. Here are five books that come closest to conveying the horror.
- New ACLU Cellphone App Automatically Preserves Video of Police Encounters
- 6 Scholars Who Are ‘Reimagining Black Politics’
- 6 Degrees of Separation Between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton
- ‘Charlie Hebdo’ Deserves Its Award for Courage in Free Expression. Here’s Why.
- Defend Charlie Hebdo’s Publishing Disgusting Cartoons About Muslims? Yes. Give Them an Award for It? No.