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Donald Trump’s mail slowdown upends a centuries-old work ethic and undercuts essential postal services during a pandemic, just when we need them most.
Trump shrugged at 150,000 U.S. COVID-19 deaths. Who’s to say he’s above starting a fight with China or Iran?
Military recruiters deliberately exploit the financial and social insecurities of teenagers to enlist more soldiers.
Federal forces deployed in American cities is indeed cause for alarm. But we should also ask what these agents have been doing at the border and beyond.
America’s 12 wealthiest now control $1 trillion of wealth. The only practical way to address this extreme wealth concentration: a tax on accumulated grand fortune.
Nurses are losing lives and jobs while health care executives rake in million after million.
It’s past time to eliminate nuclear weapons, for good.
Republicans want to give corporate CEOs a five-year “get out of jail free card” for jeopardizing the health and safety of their workers.
I hope that I am among the last who will languish for years with swollen gums and big dreams.