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These Pharmaceutical Companies Are Making a Killing Off the Opioid Crisis

Daniel Denvir

Why do the manufacturers of naloxone, the life-saving overdose antidote, keep hiking the price?

The post These Pharmaceutical Companies Are Making a Killing Off the Opioid Crisis appeared first on The Nation.

Moore Is Less: Two Artists' Responses

Peter Kuper, Michael de Adder

Roy Moore rides off, leaving a trail of accusations.

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How Should I Deal With My 11-Year-Old Daughter Who Wants to Dress Slutty?

Liza Featherstone

Another reader asks what Jesus would do about a creepy guy at church.

The post How Should I Deal With My 11-Year-Old Daughter Who Wants to Dress Slutty? appeared first on The Nation.

Gutting Net Neutrality Is the Trump Administration's Most Brutal Blow to Democracy Yet

John Nichols

This cannot be the end of a free and open Internet. Activists must fight on in the courts, in Congress, and in the streets.

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Trump Is Playing a Fascinating Game With NAFTA Negotiations

David Dayen

Corporate America might regret calling the president's bluff. 

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Donald Trump's First Year Set a Record for Use of Special Operations Forces

Nick Turse

Elite commandos deployed to 149 countries in 2017.

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House Republicans Try to Turn the Tables on the Mueller Probe

James Carden

Republicans on the House Judiciary Committee are complaining that "no one on Mueller's team likes Trump."

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Charles Barkley's Politics Demand Criticism

Dave Zirin

The NBA legend speaks beautifully about class, but when it comes to race, his views leave much to be desired.

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Under Trump, the Private-Prison Boom Shows No Sign of Slowing

John Washington

A conversation with Lauren-Brooke Eisen on her new book on private prisons and the long shadow of mass incarceration.

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Report from Alabama: 'Doug Jones Is the Man We've Been Waiting For'

Jon Wiener

Howell Raines on "driving the silver spike into Dracula's heart."

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Resistance to Net Neutrality Repeal Will Provide a Hot Mess for GOP, Supporters
The timing of net neutrality repeal may well be a deliberate effort to distract voters from the brutal Republican tax bill. But net neutrality repeal may nonetheless make the GOP and its corporate supporters rue the day that they ...
December 14: Alabama Senate Election Reinforces Smart Strategy For Southern Democrats
After watching the astonishing results from Alabama this week, I refreshed an old argument I’ve been making for decades about the need for a new strategy among southern Democrats, and wrote it up for New York: If I heard ...
Alabama Senate Election Reinforces Smart Strategy For Southern Democrats
After watching the astonishing results from Alabama this week, I refreshed an old argument I’ve been making for decades about the need for a new strategy among southern Democrats, and wrote it up for New York: If I heard ...
Political Strategy Notes
From “Democrats see road map for 2018 in huge turnout among black voters in Alabama” by David Weigel and Eugene Scott at PowerPost: “The Alabama race, like last month's elections in Virginia, saw Democrats outperform expectations and polling thanks ...
From Kingmaker to "The Cooler," Bannon's Stock as GOP Strategist Plummets
Just a few days ago Steve Bannon was a GOP kingmaker who had the President’s ear in his hip pocket. Today his cred as a Republican strategist lies squandered in the fading wake of Roy Moore’s humiliating defeat. As ...
Teixeira: What the Exit Polls Tell Us about How Doug Jones Won
The following article by Ruy Teixeira, author of The Optimistic Leftist and other works of political analysis, is cross-posted from his blog: Senator-elect Doug Jones with wife and partner Louise New Jones Well, quite a night. How’d it happen–what got ...
Teixeira: Whoa! Jones Up by 10 Over Moore in New Fox News Poll
The following article by Ruy Teixeira, author of The Optimistic Leftist and other works of political analysis, is cross-posted from his blog: Does this mean Jones is probably going to win? Nah. The RCP polling average still has Moore up ...
Political Strategy Notes
On CNN’s ‘State of the Union’ Democrat Doug Jones got a break in his quest to win a U.S. Senate seat, when Republican Senator Richard C. Shelby “said repeatedly Sunday  that the state’s fellow Republicans can "do better" than ...

 
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