End  An American Tragedy: Healthcare for Profit

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Cantarow writes: Here are some statistics about the US’s ruinous system of health care that you’ll find appalling, though...

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North And South Korea Want A Peace Treaty: US Must Join

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Source: North And South Korea Want A Peace Treaty: US Must...

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Senators Engage in a New Bipartisan Effort to Pass Dream Act

Jul 23, 2017 by

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham and Democratic Sen. Richard J. Durbin (pictured right) hope to succeed in passing legislation giving...

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Why there’s a growing rift in GOP over law and order

Jul 23, 2017 by

The attorney general’s decision this week to expand a controversial program that allows police to seize people’s assets...

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On Fighting Inequality, Which Nations Do More Than Pay Lip Service?

Jul 23, 2017 by

Two global groups have joined to create a yardstick for holding governments accountable for narrowing divides. Source: On Fighting...

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Democrats to Unveil New Economic Agenda on Monday

Jul 23, 2017 by

Democratic leaders are expected to announce a new economic agenda Monday that is designed to revive a party desperate to win back at...

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 (Sunday Homily) Jesus’ Anti-Imperial Parables: How to Resist (State) Terrorism

Jul 23, 2017 by

Jesus’ parable of the weeds planted by an enemy in a landlord’s field can be read as addressing U.S. presence in the...

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Iraqi VP says he believes that ISIS was created by the United States as a tool for political gain.

Jul 23, 2017 by

The vice president of Iraq says he believes that ISIS was created by, and has been used by the United States as a tool for political...

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Government Whistleblower Sounds the Alarm on Villages Threatened by Climate Change

Jul 23, 2017 by

Light writes: A government scientist is speaking out against the Trump administration. Source: Government Whistleblower Sounds the...

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Meet America’s Most Powerful Drug Reformer: A Conversation with New Drug Policy Alliance Head Maria McFarland Sánchez-Moreno 

Jul 23, 2017 by

Led by Ethan Nadelmann since its formation 17 years ago, the Drug Policy Alliance (DPA) has been the most influential drug reform...

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Leftwing Breitbart? Chapo Trap House is strong new voice in resistance to Trump

Jul 23, 2017 by

Among Democrats and progressives, the best way ahead is up for fierce and fractious debate. Some younger voices are shouting louder...

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The Limits of the Sandra Bland Act

Jul 23, 2017 by

People with disabilities, including mental illnesses like depression, are among those most affected by police violence. Source: The...

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