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Paris is burning — and London too: World War IV and the crisis of democracy

We’ve seen lots of media protection over the previous few weeks of the widening chaos in France and Britain. However there’s virtually no sense that these...

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Baby-snatching in Brooklyn: This is how we punish mothers for working

Over the previous weekend, yet one more horrifying video of police brutality flew throughout the web. This time, the sufferer was a 23-year-old New York lady...

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Heroes of the real working class: Trump’s “illegal” resort employees speak out

Donald Trump is a bully. He assaults these whom he perceives as weak or weak. Revenge is his life mantra. As Home Democratic chief Nancy Pelosi described...

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“Donald Trump is destroying truth”: Scholar Jason Stanley on the rhetoric of American fascism

Final Friday, the public turned conscious of extra particulars about particular counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into the Trump-Russia scandal...

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How social insurance became “welfare” and “entitlements” — and what we lost in that process

Social insurance packages are on the middle of American politics. In fiscal phrases, Medicare and the Social Safety Administration’s packages for retirement...

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He is West Virginia’s Speaker of the House — and a lawyer for natural gas companies

Towards the finish of this yr’s legislative session, a little-noticed invoice was shifting via the West Virginia House of Delegates to restrict authorized...