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If Trump takes action to eliminate the Johnson Amendment, it may not be long before politics becomes inextricably intertwined with faith.

Trump Takes Aim at the Separation of Church and State

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yesterday at 21:10. Facebook
Contemporary life is largely shaped by the digitalization of atrocities, which now exhibit in real time a continuous stream of violent occurrences directly into the palms of our hands.

Can We Leave the Atrocity Exhibition? Media Coverage of the London Attack

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In 1985, the FBI and Philadelphia police dropped two C-4 bombs on the MOVE organization's Philadelphia home, killing 11 people. Ramona Africa, the only living survivor of the fire that followed, talks about MOVE, the bombing, and the pursuit of freedom.

Ramona Africa Talks MOVE, Liberation and Surviving 1985 Bombing

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While he never laid out specific policy plans targeting rural America, on the campaign trail Trump often pledged to bring mining jobs back to Appalachia.

Trump's Draconian Budget Deals a Blow to Appalachia

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Scientists warn that a 50-gigaton "burp" of methane from thawing Arctic permafrost beneath the Eastern Siberian Arctic Shelf is "highly possible at any time."

Release of Arctic Methane ''May Be Apocalyptic,'' Study Warns

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The House of Representatives is slated to vote on a health care repeal bill that will gut the Affordable Care Act and end Medicaid as we know it.

We Have the Chance Now to Go Bold on Health Care -- and Freedom -- for All

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yesterday at 14:52. Facebook
NAFTA is one of many trade agreements that includes a clause that allows corporations to challenge the laws and regulations of sovereign governments.

NAFTA Renegotiation Offers Opportunity to Curtail Corporate Power

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03/22/2017 at 21:18. Facebook
Intuit spent more than $2 million lobbying last year, much of it spent on legislation that would permanently bar the government from offering taxpayers prefilled income tax returns.

Filing Taxes Could Be Free and Simple, but H&R Block and Intuit Are Still Lobbying Against It

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03/22/2017 at 19:44. Facebook
The Trump administration has installed political operatives to watch over and "advise" cabinet secretaries and their departments.

Trump Places Political Minders in Cabinet Departments to Keep His Appointees in Line

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03/22/2017 at 18:20. Facebook
Mike Ludwig explains why Jeff Sessions won't relinquish the legal weaponry of cannabis prohibition.

Why Jeff Sessions Is Threatening to Crack Down on Marijuana

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03/22/2017 at 17:06. Facebook
Sarah Jaffe talks with labor economist Mark Price about what the Trump administration really hopes to accomplish with its frightening and controversial budget, and how we can fight back.

Meals on Wheels Is Just the Beginning: Economist Mark Price on Trump's Proposed Cuts

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03/22/2017 at 15:43. Facebook
Recent Immigration and Customs Enforcement actions raise questions about the Trump Administration using deportation proceedings to punish political opponents -- both institutions and individuals.

Pattern of Deportation as Retaliation Emerging in Trump Era

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03/22/2017 at 14:29. Facebook
Cruelty has a long tradition in the United States, says Henry Giroux. Since the 1980s -- and especially under Trump -- it has moved to the center of political power, adopting an unapologetic embrace of xenophobia and white nationalist ideology.

The Culture of Cruelty in Trump's America

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03/21/2017 at 20:30. Facebook
Rural farmers and families who rely on ACA coverage have not been onstage much during the political theater of the effort to repeal Obamacare.

Repeal and Replace: The True Cost of Repealing Obamacare

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03/21/2017 at 19:30. Facebook
While the Flint water crisis remains a popular touchstone, few understand what the ongoing crises really means -- or how they might identify signs of similar contamination in their own homes.

''There's No Way We're Gonna Drink That'': Fighting for Clean Water in Flint

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03/21/2017 at 18:31. Facebook
Largely discredited by courts and legal scholars, originalism is ultimately a way to reach a right-wing result under the guise of following the original intent of the authors of the Constitution.

Gorsuch Would Use ''Originalism'' to Affirm Right-Wing Agenda

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03/21/2017 at 17:36. Facebook
During Monday's White House briefing, Press Secretary Sean Spicer told reporters that the President stands by his claims, and that an investigation is still underway.

Comey Hearing Confirms Counter-Intel Investigation Into Trump Campaign; No Evidence of Trump's Wiretap Claim

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03/21/2017 at 15:51. Facebook
William Rivers Pitt on the tragic absurdity of Trumpism, and why it's no laughing matter.

When It Comes to Trump, We Should Be Too Petrified to Laugh

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03/21/2017 at 14:48. Facebook
Trump's budget would vaporize the government's most successful work to date in supporting an economy that works for everybody.

The Cuts in Trump's Budget You Haven't Heard About

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03/20/2017 at 19:50. Facebook
Black residents of New Orleans' Ninth Ward are fighting back against a project they say is both unnecessary and unfair to their community.

New Orleans' Ninth Ward Fights Freeway Through Historic Black Neighborhood

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