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Native Americans Are Fighting to Take Back Their Artifacts
The Nation
The material culture and history of too many tribes has been taken from them.
A Racial-Justice Argument Against Killing Dylann Roof
Jen Marlowe
When we grant states the right to kill its citizens, we are accepting all forms of state-sanctioned violence.
Cities Have the Power to Finally Bridge MLK's 'Two Americas'
Ras J. Baraka, Ryan P. Haygood
The solutions to the enduring problem of economic inequality will have to come from the ground up in our cities, not from Washington, DC, down.
Why Did the US Drop 26,171 Bombs on the World Last Year?
Greg Grandin
Our endless wars have destroyed nations and warped our own political culture.
Will Donald Trump Be the Most Pro-Monopoly President in History?
Justin Talbot-Zorn
The former Apprentice host might love competition on TV, but his administration is all about consolidation.
'I Don't See Trump as a Legitimate President,' Says Representative John Lewis
Joan Walsh
The nation's greatest living civil-rights hero says what others won't. Will other Democrats follow?
Kirsten Gillibrand Just Gave a Principled Defense of Civilian Control of the Military
John Nichols
The senator raised practical and historic objections to granting a waiver for a recently retired general to serve as Trump's defense secretary.
The Coming Crusade Against Public Education
Zoë Carpenter
Secretary of Education-nominee Betsy DeVos has fought to "advance God's Kingdom" by privatizing the public-school system. 
This Weekend, Join Rallies to Protect Immigrants and Save Our Health Care
NationAction
The fight against Donald Trump's scary, damaging agenda has already begun.
Ben Carson Doesn't Have Much Interest in the Agency He Will Run
David Dayen
His Senate hearing was completely strange. 
 

 
 
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Creamer: M.L.K. Day 2017- A Time for Principled Defiance
The following post by Robert Creamer, author of Stand Up Straight: How Progressives Can Win, is cross-posted from HuffPo: This Martin Luther King Day is an especially important time for us to celebrate and emulate the principled defiance of ...
Political Strategy Notes
In his New York Times article, “When He Goes Low, They Go ... Where? Democrats Mull How to Confront Trump,” Jonathan Martin writes, “Democrats, here and in Washington, say it is folly to engage him on his preferred terrain ...
National Democratic Redistricting Committee Launched to Fight GOP Control In States
Elena Schneider reports at Politico that “Former Attorney General Eric Holder on Thursday officially launched the National Democratic Redistricting Committee, billing it in a speech to the Center for American Progress Action Fund as the center of Democratic rebuilding ...
January 12: Trump Can't Leave Republicans Alone To Repeal Obamacare
After watching Donald Trump’s first press conference as president-elect, I spent some time trying to refix my dropped jaw, and then wrote at New York about the damage the man had done to his party’s plans to repeal and ...
Trump Can't Leave Republicans Alone To Repeal Obamacare
After watching Donald Trump’s first press conference as president-elect, I spent some time trying to refix my dropped jaw, and then wrote at New York about the damage the man had done to his party’s plans to repeal and ...
Political Strategy Notes
At Sabato’s Crystal Ball, Kyle Kondik surveys the upcoming Governor’s races for 2017 and 2018 and observes, “More than four-fifths of all Americans live in states holding gubernatorial elections over the next two years. Two states, New Jersey and ...
Collins Advocacy for Sessions a Marker for the End of Republican 'Centrists'
It’s been a long time since “moderate” Republicans had significant influence in their party, which is now an instrument for the worst policies of the right-wing ideologues who currently dominate the GOP’s inner councils. Those who have lived long ...
President Obama's Farewell Address
President Obama’s farewell address to the nation at McCormick Place in Chicago on Tuesday (full text is available here): ...

 
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