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October 27, 2020 at 12:05 AM

Israel Approves Nearly 5,000 New Settlement Units In Occupied West Bank

Israel Approves Nearly 5,000 New Settlement Units In Occupied West Bank     Yumna Patel October 15, 2020Mondoweiss Construction of Jewish-only settlements is directly linked to the dispossession of Palestinians from their land, the continued demolition …
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October 27, 2020 at 12:05 AM

COVID Ravages Navajo Nation As Trump Makes Election Play For Area

COVID Ravages Navajo Nation As Trump Makes Election Play For Area     Cody Nelson October 8, 2020Capital & Main Despite the reservation’s Democratic tendencies and its struggles amid the pandemic, the president is trying to woo Navajo voters. …
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October 27, 2020 at 12:05 AM

Capitalism Made Women Of Color More Vulnerable To The COVID Recession

Capitalism Made Women Of Color More Vulnerable To The COVID Recession     Tithi Bhattachary October 6, 2020Truthout For all women who have lost their jobs during this pandemic, Black women and Latinas who perform the bulk of essential work during lockdo…
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October 27, 2020 at 12:00 AM

Strike for Democracy!

Strike for Democracy!     Stephanie Luce October 26, 2020Organizing Upgrade If Trump stays in office by subverting the democratic process, the implications for unions are grave. A network of union leaders and activists have formed Labor Action to Defend…
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October 27, 2020 at 12:00 AM

Trump Needs Accomplices At Every Level Of Government To Pull Off A Coup

Trump Needs Accomplices At Every Level Of Government To Pull Off A Coup     Marjorie Cohn October 4, 2020Truthout Voting is absolutely critical for democracy. But at the end of the day, stopping a coup attempt will depend on far more than the ballot, an…
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October 27, 2020 at 12:00 AM

On Sustainability as a practice, a consciousness shift.

Portside Culture On Sustainability as a practice, a consciousness shift.     Alicia Kennedy August 24, 2020From the Desk of Alicia Kennedy Sustainability is not just an action; it’s a mind-set; working with the earth as a steward; prioritizing …
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October 26, 2020 at 10:02 AM

Angela Davis - One of The New York Times Five Greats

Angela Davis - One of The New York Times Five Greats     Nelson George; Photographs by John Edmonds October 19, 2020New York Times Before the world knew what intersectionality was, the scholar, writer and activist was living it, arguing not just for Bla…
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October 26, 2020 at 8:15 AM

Trump Administration Shut a Vaccine Safety Office Last Year. What's the Plan Now?

Trump Administration Shut a Vaccine Safety Office Last Year. What's the Plan Now?     Carl Zimmer October 23, 2020New York Times The office was dedicated to the long-term safety of vaccines. Experts say plans to track coronavirus vaccines are fragmented…
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October 26, 2020 at 7:50 AM

Pennsylvania Republicans Return to Supreme Court to Challenge Extended Deadline for Mail-in Ballots

Pennsylvania Republicans Return to Supreme Court to Challenge Extended Deadline for Mail-in Ballots     Amy L Howe October 24, 2020Howe on the Court With the Senate set to vote on Monday on the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to fill the vacancy l…
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October 26, 2020 at 6:25 AM

How Much Would it Cost Consumers to Give Farmworkers a Significant Raise?

How Much Would it Cost Consumers to Give Farmworkers a Significant Raise?     Daniel Costa and Philip Martin October 15, 2020Economic Policy Institute A 40% increase in pay would cost just $25 per household A masked farm worker carries harveste…
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October 26, 2020 at 5:25 AM

Why Trump Wants Sudan to Befriend Israel - Two Articles

Why Trump Wants Sudan to Befriend Israel - Two Articles     Alex de Waal (BBC), Jason Burke and Oliver Holmes (The Guardian) October 23, 2020BBC and The Guardian With Sudan in desperate straits - a collapsing economy, hyperinflation looming and a nation…
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October 26, 2020 at 4:15 AM

How Will the US Counter China?

How Will the US Counter China?     Michael T Klare October 14, 2020Le Monde diplomatique Would a Joe Biden administration relieve pressure on China, with less antagonism? Though the rhetoric may be softened, the main thrust of US policy, to prevent Beij…
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October 26, 2020 at 12:00 AM

Lovecraft Country Failed to Give Ruby the Love She Deserved

Portside Culture Lovecraft Country Failed to Give Ruby the Love She Deserved     Princess Weekes October 20, 2020The Mary Sue To see one of the few dark-skinned fat queer women on HBO's Lovecraft Country killed off by their white racist lover w…
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October 25, 2020 at 3:35 AM

Jailed Voters Can Swing Elections if they Know and Can Exercise their Rights

Jailed Voters Can Swing Elections if they Know and Can Exercise their Rights     Tamar Sarai Davis October 14, 2020Prism Unlike many people incarcerated in state and federal prisons legally ineligible to vote, moat in local jails -- detained pretrial or…
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October 25, 2020 at 12:05 AM

Imagining the End of Capitalism With Kim Stanley Robinson

Imagining the End of Capitalism With Kim Stanley Robinson     Interview by Derrick O'Keefe October 22, 2020Jacobin Kim Stanley Robinson is the author of more than twenty books, including New York 2140. He talked to Jacobin about his latest work, his vis…
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October 25, 2020 at 12:00 AM

In the Pandemic Federal Judges Are Blocking Efforts to Ease Mail-in Ballot Rules

In the Pandemic Federal Judges Are Blocking Efforts to Ease Mail-in Ballot Rules     Billy Corriher October 22, 2020Facing South Republican-appointed appellate judges continue to overturn rulings to make mail-in voting easier. Some federal judges have r…
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October 25, 2020 at 12:00 AM

Principled Pragmatism

Principled Pragmatism     September 17, 2020transform! europe Li Andersson, Chair of the Finnish Left Alliance, and Minister of Education, has promoted polices to invest in teacher training and reduce differences between schools, improve public health, …
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October 25, 2020 at 12:00 AM

Guns, Germs, and Smoke: UNITE-HERE! Canvassers Take on Trump in Nevada

Guns, Germs, and Smoke: UNITE-HERE! Canvassers Take on Trump in Nevada     Rebecca Gordon October 20, 2020TomDispatch Braving guns and threats, smoke and a pandemic, hotel and restaurant union workers are rallying voters in Arizona. And they are finding…
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October 24, 2020 at 5:10 AM

Friday Nite Videos | October 23, 2020

Friday Nite Videos | October 23, 2020     October 23, 2020xxxxxx The Full Story of Trump and COVID-19. "Vote Him Away #3 (The Liar Tweets Tonight)". The Last Trump Debate. Make It So. Obama in Philadelphia: The Whole Glorious Speech. ‘C’mon Man’: Biden’…
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October 24, 2020 at 4:40 AM

Hope Prevails Over Fear in Final Debate

Hope Prevails Over Fear in Final Debate     Ruth Conniff October 23, 2020The Progressive Biden delivers a strong performance as Trump displays his sneering lack of empathy. ,   Aren’t you glad the debates are over? Considering how unwat…