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Vice-President Kamala Harris (shown above with immigration officials) has an opportunity to do something important for immigrati

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Vice-President Kamala Harris (shown above with immigration officials) has an opportunity to do something important for immigration rights.

More than at any time...

a federal court blocked Texas’ extreme abortion ban, SB 8,

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HOUSTON — In a lawsuit brought by the Department of Justice, a federal court blocked Texas’ extreme abortion ban, SB 8, from continuing to wreak havoc on the lives of...

Police killing Black and Brown people hasn’t let up even though the public's attention may have

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Police killing Black and Brown people hasn’t let up even though the public's attention may have been diverted from it as a constant nationwide tragedy for which the federal...

House Progressive Caucus, in alliance with almost all other House Democrats, defeated the effort by “moderates”

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It is a very, very big deal that last week the House Progressive Caucus, in alliance with almost all other House Democrats, defeated the effort by “moderates”—really,...

NAACP President and CEO Derrick Johnson has been named co-chair of ADL's Sports Leadership Council.

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New York, NY, October 4, 2021 – ADL (the Anti-Defamation League) today announced that NAACP President and CEO Derrick Johnson has been named co-chair of ADL's Sports...

Eric K. Ward, a nationally-recognized expert

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New York, NY – Eric K. Ward, a nationally-recognized expert on the relationship between authoritarian movements, hate violence, and preserving inclusive democracy,...

origins and growth of the far-right podcast ecosystem over the past decade.

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The Southern Poverty Law Center released a groundbreaking, four-part report this week that exposes the origins and growth of the far-right podcast ecosystem over the past...

Humanism means helping people, and secular means doing it without supernatural religion.

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Few people realize it, but secular humanism – the progressive crusade to improve life for all – may be the chief driving force of western civilization.
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we must ensure the needs of children are not sacrificed to protect rich individuals and corporations.

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As Congress continues to negotiate and finalize a budget reconciliation package, we must ensure the needs of children are not sacrificed to protect rich...

build two new mega-prisons for $1.3 billion, with about $400 million of the money coming from COVID relief funds

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Montgomery, Ala.-- Friday the Alabama Senate passed legislation that would build two new mega-prisons for $1.3 billion, with about $400 million of the money coming...

controversy regarding COVID vaccines and mandates, as well as the anti-abortion actions of Republicans.

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In the following column, Dr. Wim Laven speaks on the current tension between individual rights; the rights of the larger public, and the government's regulatory...

Rep. Pramila Jayapal, Rep Cori Bush and Rep Barbara Lee

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Thursday, Rep. Pramila Jayapal, Rep Cori Bush and Rep Barbara Lee (above) all testified in a House hearing on their personal stories regarding with having abortions...

MacDonough’s ruling against Democrats' efforts to include a massive immigration reform effort in their $3.5 trillion proposed sp

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Schoolhouse Rock, while providing us with the unforgettable earworm “I’m Only a Bill,” sadly offers no content on the Senate Parliamentarian. In fact, until this...

Gen. Mark Milley's characterization of the Aug. 29th Afghanistan drone strike (which killed some 10 civilians) as "righteous."

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Journalist Robert Koehler questions in the following piece the use of religious rhetoric by our leaders during our many military misadventures--as in Gen. Mark Milley's...

What does Fox News host Tucker Carlson now have in common with the Norwegian mass shooter Anders Breivik

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What does Fox News host Tucker Carlson now have in common with the Norwegian mass shooter Anders Breivik, the Australian mass shooter Brenton Tarrant and the Tree of Life...

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