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Dissent is at its most potent when it comes from within the ranks of the target party—as the former Israeli security leader demonstrated in an interview this week.
Posted on Jul 27, 2014
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, job creator, civil rights activist—Jose Antonio Vargas is a model American. But he is also an undocumented immigrant, and that fact is determining how the U.S. government treats him.
Posted on Jul 20, 2014
In a government driven mad and violent by self-interest and fear, the Israeli legislator is battling enemies many of her peers appear not to see.
Posted on Jul 13, 2014
By attacking “one of the most widely cited and celebrated ideas in modern business,” the Harvard historian confirmed that American capitalists have embraced destruction as a method of progress.
Posted on Jul 6, 2014
The life and death of the Libyan lawyer and human rights activist are sober reminders of the brutal opposition that confronts humanity’s advocates.
Posted on Jun 30, 2014
Michael Hiltzik and Ralph E. Shaffer revealed a court decision for what it is: a money-greased attempt to transfer control over education to the rich.
Posted on Jun 15, 2014
Three journalists could see more than a decade in an Egyptian prison for the crime of doing their job, and the media and governments of the West are shamefully silent.
Posted on Jun 8, 2014
The journalist’s detention before the 25th anniversary of the slaughter at Tiananmen Square shows the Chinese government’s determination to repress those pursuing democracy.
Posted on Jun 1, 2014
By burning up to $500 million worth of student debt contracts held by a corrupt, for-profit university, the Chilean artist reminds us of the virtue of principled anger.
Posted on May 25, 2014
The Nation magazine journalist asks us to consider whether the internment of hundreds of public school teachers in district gulags is part of the ongoing effort to privatize education.
Posted on May 17, 2014
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