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Chelsea Manning Will Be Free!
Greg Grandin, Chase Madar
How Obama came to commute Manning's sentence, and what her leaks revealed about America.
It's Not Too Late for an Honest Russian-American Dialogue
Nadezda Azhgikhina
People from both countries must return to the simple idea of discussing our problems--and our solutions--openly with each other.
A Victory Lap for Run the Jewels
Marcus J. Moore
With the Trump presidency on the horizon, Killer Mike and El-P do what's become customary for them: They urge us to get up and fight.
Media, Don't Play Trump's Game of Divide and Conquer
Katrina vanden Heuvel
Journalists should remember that we all face a common threat from an administration that is hostile to the very notion of freedom of the press.
These 4 Foreign Policy Crises Are Primed to Explode Under President Trump
Michael T. Klare
The question is not if an international conflict will escalate, but when.
The Congressional Resistance Grows as Dozens of House Members Boycott Trump's Inauguration
John Nichols
More than 10 percent of House members have now announced they will protest rather than celebrate on Inauguration Day.
These Trump Nominees Might Be in Big Trouble
David Dayen
And even delays in confirmation could damage the Trump agenda. 
The Unbelievable Baby-Man!
Tom Tomorrow
The man with no shame. Sad!
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.
 

 
 
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The Democratic Strategist
As New Head of GOP, Trump is both Sore Loser and Graceless Winner
Dana Milbank sums it up well in in Washington Post column: To Trump's many self-assigned superlatives, he can now add another: the sorest winner. With charity for none and with malice toward all but his supporters, he has in ...
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 ...

 
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