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The following letter to the editor was sent by Utah reader Kimball Shinkoskey regarding what she calls the "mediocrity" within contemporary Christian churches:

Religious observance has...

The myth of the good war may well be the most destructive certainty misleading the crumbling empire known as “USA! USA!”

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In the following piece, award-winning journalist Robert Koehler examines the concept of the "good war."

Love thy enemy? I get a chance to do so on a regular basis...

Right-Wing Threat After January 6 Insurrection

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The last year saw advances and setbacks in the fight against American white supremacist, anti-government, and other violent right-wing groups.

The good...

A year after the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol

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A year after the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol, some lawmakers still can't believe that Congress itself came under siege.

"More and more it becomes surreal. You...

Today marks one year since the attacks of January 6th

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WASHINGTON—Today Rep. Ilhan Omar released the following statement to commemorate the one year anniversary of the January 6th insurrection.

“Today marks one year...

Trump’s Jan. 6th Coup Attempt

One year ago, today, on Jan. 6th, a violent mob of right-wing insurrectionists, incited by Donald Trump, overran the U.S. Capitol in a coup attempt intended to stop the peaceful transfer of...

truth about the January 6, 2021 attack on the US Capitol

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There is power in truth, and the truth about the January 6, 2021 attack on the US Capitol is this: racism and a fear of growing diversity in the United States was at the...

One year ago, on January 6, 2021, U.S. Capitol Police officers faced a violent mob intent on interrupting the peaceful transfer

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(Washington, D.C.) — One year ago, on January 6, 2021, U.S. Capitol Police officers faced a violent mob intent on interrupting the peaceful...

campaign to block January 6 insurrectionists—including Trump & hundreds of Republican elected officials—from running for public

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On the eve of the first anniversary of the deadly attack on the U.S. Capitol by supporters of former President Donald Trump, progressives are ramping up their campaign to...

Posthumous Pardon To Homer Plessy

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Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards took the historic action of signing Louisiana’s first posthumous pardon of Mr. Homer A. Plessy, who was convicted of violating...

 EJI’s Community Remembrance Project

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In the past few months, hundreds of community members around the country have partnered with EJI’s Community Remembrance Project to acknowledge and document our history of...

Illinois Congressman Bobby Rush

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Illinois Congressman Bobby Rush, who was first elected to Congress in 1992, said this week he won't seek re-election in November.

Rush, a legendary co-founder of...

reduce or eliminate the real threats of climate change

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Many of us make resolutions at this time of year. These are some of the New Year’s Resolutions I’d like to see my country make. The United States resolves to:

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anniversary of the Jan. 6 insurrection at the US Capitol

The anniversary of the Jan. 6 insurrection at the US Capitol is nearing this week, and the country’s top racial justice leaders just released a video calling out the largest corporations and asset...

Jim Jordan Jan. 6th

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The congressional committee investigating last year's Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol is looking at issuing subpoenas to Republican members of Congress (like Ohio Rep, Jim...

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