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Trump’s latest impeachable offense? His administration intends to actively interfere in climate research by federal scientists.
Residents of Eight Mile, Alabama await a HUD ruling on a dangerous gas leak. Meanwhile, NCRC and the South Alabama Center for Fair Housing evaluate other legal options to secure compensation for the community.
Manuel Perez-Rocha discusses Trump’s plan to impose progressively increasing tariffs on Mexico, the second largest importer of U.S. goods.
We now have some new clues, thanks to the tax-evasion records whistleblowers have been so generously sharing.
Trump administration sanctions imposing new travel restrictions on Cuba will have no effect on Cuba’s support for Venezuela.
For Donald Trump, tariffs are a substitute for diplomacy, just as harassment in his personal life is a substitute for normal human interaction
Milwaukee just declared racism a public health crisis. This novel approach to combating racial inequity should inspire other cities.
Whether authorities classify an act as “terrorist” depends almost entirely on who carries it out, not what they did.
The wealthy feel aggrieved by the presence of homeless folks, yet they’re the ones driving the affordable housing crisis.
Billionaires have become a protected class, employing the brightest graduates to defend and multiply their assets and privileges. Don’t help them exacerbate inequality.