Jeff Adachi was the only elected Public Defender in all of California, but he was one of a kind for many more reasons.
The Democrats' chosen challenger had to make sure each point counted and each hit landed.
"The Kremlinologist" authors Jenny and Sherry Thompson discuss their landmark book, Soviet communism and the real dangers of nuclear war.
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The full video comes out on Tuesday, Election Day.
Podcast creator R.J. Cutler tells Truthdig he's flooded with material to work with in making satirical fun of what goes down inside the Trump White House every week.
Truthdig's editor in chief reveals how Amazon and the data mining firm Palantir help ICE hunt down immigrants, pick out the innocent as potential criminals and build the cloud for the government.