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The DOJ says it will stop using private prisons. The truth is more complicated.
Trump may have just been running off at the mouth, but policy experts agree he’s not entirely wrong about our dysfunctional relationship with NATO.
The ideas in the movement’s new manifesto would enrich our practice of democracy.
Robin D. G. Kelley
The U.S. turns a blind eye on the murder of environmentalist Berta Cáceres.
Radical gay liberation laid the ground for the moderate legal gains of gay rights.
On the cruelties the South doles out to animals, children, and black folks.
Debt still sends many people—especially black people—to jail.
Startups aren't the magic bullet for economic growth.
How did we come to view social insurance as socialist?
Government incentives may make us less moral, not more.
Local government can't fix our problems. Only big government can.
Images of police violence against African Americans have a radical heritage.
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Andrew L. Croxford
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