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Greta Goes to Washington

seg, 16/09/2019 - 13:08
Hundreds of young people and their supporters rallied near the White House in a Friday Student Climate Strike protest. What has been a small weekly gathering grew exponentially in size last week as Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg joined them.

Midwest Dispatch: United Auto Workers Strike Against General Motors

seg, 16/09/2019 - 12:30
It could be tough on those who have walked off the job and away from a regular paycheck. But it could be great for the country.

Immigration Is a Climate Issue

seg, 16/09/2019 - 11:44
The United States, the top historic contributor to carbon emissions, has been treating climate refugees from its own pollution as threats. We can do better.

Immigration Is a Climate Issue

seg, 16/09/2019 - 11:44
The United States, the top historic contributor to carbon emissions, has been treating climate refugees from its own pollution as threats. We can do better.

Democratic Debate #3: Mr. Rogers, Re-runs, and Real Talk

sex, 13/09/2019 - 11:11
A side-stepped apology from Biden, two gimmick-meisters, and seven remaining candidates who gave solid performances.

In the Pacific Islands, the Trump Administration Sees Empire, Ignores Climate Change

sex, 13/09/2019 - 05:23
The U.S. government views the region through the lens of imperial grand strategy, keys to controlling the Pacific and enabling it to constrain the rise of China.

The Insurance Industry’s War of Words Against Medicare-for-All

qui, 12/09/2019 - 12:00
Why are we seeing all the hand-wringing about “losing” private insurance when so many people’s experiences with it are so negative?

The Sharpie Presidency

qui, 12/09/2019 - 09:00
Sharpiegate exemplifies the Trump formula: Lie. Get caught. Then lie bigger.

Molly Ivins: The Movie

qui, 12/09/2019 - 07:00
This short rollicking documentary about the firebrand journalist from the Lone Star State is more instructive than a semester full of college classes, and it’ll inspire you as it edifies—plus you get popcorn.

A Morning in Afghanistan

qua, 11/09/2019 - 07:54
Amidst political posturing, aerial terrorism, and street bombings, Afghan citizens pursue their daily work toward peace.

Chicago’s Impending Teacher Strike is Ten Years in the Making

qua, 11/09/2019 - 05:00
The union is still fighting to restore the damage caused by a decade of austerity measures, layoffs, and budget cuts.

Boris’s Brexit Ballyhoo a Bust

ter, 10/09/2019 - 10:28
The newest Conservative Prime Minister of Britain wanted to come in and ride a populist wave to victory; instead he’s struggling to keep his nose above water. Did he misread the tea leaves?

Planned Parenthood Has an App for That

ter, 10/09/2019 - 09:14
Health provider counters funding setbacks by expanding access to new technologies.

Smart Ass Cripple: The First Amendment Barn

ter, 10/09/2019 - 07:00
Perhaps an old, abandoned barn designated as an official protest zone will be our lawmakers’ perfect solution to keeping the economy safe from those pesky protests.

Getting Rid of ‘Gifted’

ter, 10/09/2019 - 06:46
New York City sets out to reform a system of academic hierarchy viewed as reproducing entrenched privilege.

Segregation Is Worse in Charter Schools: a Q&A with Julian Vasquez-Heilig

seg, 09/09/2019 - 12:01
“If the charter schools don’t want to be diverse, they don’t have to be.”

The Ongoing Tragedy of 9/11

seg, 09/09/2019 - 10:27
Eighteen years later, the death toll is still climbing.

The Ongoing Tragedy of 9/11

seg, 09/09/2019 - 10:27
Eighteen years later, the death toll is still climbing.

The Other Americans: Colombia’s Fragile Peace in Splinters

sab, 07/09/2019 - 21:00
The renewal of armed struggle follows neglect of the peace process from the far right. “[President] Duque is taking advantage of the discourse of Donald Trump to put back in place repressive politics,” a human rights defender says.

Foreign Correspondent: Can Trump Bring Peace to Afghanistan?

sex, 06/09/2019 - 06:30
Don’t hold your breath.

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