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Five billion dollars is not huge in a federal discretionary budget of more than $1 trillion. But it’s an incredibly meaningful sum to any number of smaller federal government programs.
Should we treat the super rich as a distraction or a clear and present danger? No question more deeply divides the opposition to The Donald.
As Trump threatens not to sign the appropriations bill, the battle over the border wall continues to hold up federal government funding.
Organizing for Sanctuary and Immigrant & Refugee Rights Through an Anti-War Lens
Contemporary renewals of Black-Palestinian solidarity have faced aggressive attacks by the U.S. liberal establishment. CNN is just the latest example.
On everything from climate to trade to the international order itself, the failure of the White House’s powers of persuasion were on full display at the G20.
New debates, especially on overlooked subjects, bring new vibrancy to our civic life. In death, even flawed politicians can do us that final service.
Some may mourn Bush’s more “respectable” presidency. but looking back, one sees the very race-baiting and cruelty.