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Trump Is the Symptom, Not the Disease

Demagogues rise up in failed states that destroy their own democratic institutions and the rule of law. What is done to the populations we allow to be demonized will be done to all of us. (Includes interview with Mumia Abu-Jamal.)

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Trump Shows His Hand in Firing Comey

More indicators of the president’s march toward a police state and the destruction of democracy are evident in his ouster of the FBI director.

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The Anti-War Origins of Mother’s Day

In 1870, Julia Ward Howe responded to the horrors of the Civil War by issuing her “Mother’s Day Proclamation,” calling on women around the world to rise up and oppose war in all its forms.

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Paul Manafort’s Real-Estate Deals Reportedly Probed by New York’s Top Cop

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, an outspoken Trump critic, is said to have opened an investigation targeting the president’s former campaign manager (pictured).

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Are There 22 Patriotic House Republicans?

The question now is whether there exist 22 House Republicans who would join with House Democrats to make a majority in seeking a bill of impeachment.

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China’s Xi Jinping and France’s Emmanuel Macron Talk Climate

The Chinese president called the new French leader this week, urging him to adhere to the Paris agreement, from which President Trump is considering withdrawing.

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National Security Agency Tools, Built Despite Warnings, Used in Global Cyber Attack

Disruptions have been reported in at least 74 countries, including Russia, Spain, Turkey and Japan, with some reports of U.S. infiltration as well.

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Senators Speak Out for Net Neutrality

In the past week, 25 senators have signed letters denouncing FCC Chairman Ajit Pai’s plan to scrap rules that allow equal access to internet content. Among them are Maggie Hassan (pictured left) and Maria Cantwell.

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The Hazards of Military Worship

An Army strategist notes that, while everyone loves the troops and their generals, history indicates that military advice isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.

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Has America No Sense of Decency?

If we are now a failed country, it is not because we have a failed presidency, although we do. It is because we are a failed people.

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