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“A government for the many, not the few”

Jeremy Corbyn and the resurgence of the British left.
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Pope Francis tells Trump that climate change is real and solidarity is key

Trump is a little unlikely to get it. But the point of publicly bestowing on him this gift is that the Pope hopes the rest of us will.

The unlikely uprising of progressive politics in Alaska

As the Arctic heats up and the oil economy tanks, progressives find their voice in a conservative state.

Kick Donald Trump’s circus out of town

We have to get to the bottom of the Russian scandal and the cover-up, but keep an eye on transgressions throughout the government.

If they’re wrong, the planet dies

The Obama administration could have done more to stop climate change. The Trump administration couldn't have done less.

Why Trumpcare is giving Senate Republicans heartburn

Senate Republicans won’t get near a single payer. So they’ll have to strengthen the Affordable Care Act.

What is worse than being poor?

What's the matter with school boards and lawmakers who are either allowing or directly causing this abuse?

DeVos’s education budget throws students to the loan sharks

It’s clear, no matter which company wins, the students lose.

Of budgets and beatitudes: The Pope meets the Donald

“A person who thinks only about building walls, wherever they may be, and not building bridges, is not Christian.”

Trump’s budget delivers big oil’s wish: Reducing strategic petroleum reserve

Trump's budget plan would not only reduce the SPR storage to a level of 260 million barrels, it would shut down two of the four SPR sites.