Independence Referendum and Violence in Catalonia

Controversial vote for independence leaves uncertain future for Spain and Catalonia
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Democrats Vote in Favor of Endless War Under Trump

Senate Democrats are more concerned with being tough on foreign policy than opposing an unstable fascist president
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Repeal Replace and Repair Are All Doomed Again… For Now

John McCain and other Republicans continue to oppose the death of Obamacare
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Everyone But Trump Is Ready For Single-Payer Health Care

Even long time centrists are starting to realize the importance of supporting universal healthcare in the age of Trump
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Is Universal Healthcare Finally in Our Future?

Will the failure of repeal and replace mean the end of Republican dogma on healthcare?

“Neoliberal” is a Chosen Policy Model, Not An “Alt-Left” Smear

Many liberals who support neoliberal Democrats don't seem to understand what the term actually means
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Hurricanes Reveal the Depths of Republican Hypocrisy

Whether it's federal aid or climate change, the insincerity of Republicans can be mind blowing
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Is North Korea a Nuclear Threat?

Will meeting strength with strength as a deterrent turn out to be catastrophic?

Reaganomics is Dividing the Democratic Party More Than Ever

The civil war within the Democratic Party won’t end until laissez-faire capitalism is rejected
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Steve Bannon Out, Neocons Back In

Without Trump's racist, but non-interventionist chief strategist, the United States is almost certain to escalate its foreign wars
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Confederate Statues are a Symptom of a Larger Issue

What kind of people honor men who desired to oppress others?
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Trump Can’t Ban Transgender People from the Military Unilaterally

His anti-transgender tweets were meant as a distraction after another bad week, but should still be taken seriously
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Donald Trump Ends CIA Support of Syrian Rebels

The CIA operation in Syria did far more harm than good, but many liberals are protesting Trump's decision anyway
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U.S. Lawmakers want to Criminalize the BDS Movement

Chuck Schumer and Ted Cruz among those who wish to outlaw support for the boycott campaign against Israel
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Repeal and Replace Falls Flat on its Face

Is the healthcare embarrassment a sign of the Trump Administration's future failures?

Why Trump is Unfit to be President

Donald Trump's first six months in office look an awful lot like Ronald Reagan's last six months
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No Evidence that Chemical Weapons were used in Syria

New reporting by Seymour Hersh reveals Donald Trump’s claim that Bashar al-Assad used chemical weapons to be a "fairy tale"
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Democrats Will Continue to Lose if they Focus on Russia

The focus on Russia's interference in our elections is causing more harm to Democrats than to Trump or Republicans

Time to Admit Democrats are in Trouble

Democrats keep coming in a close second, but losses are still losses
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Trump Not Likely to Succeed in Easing Russian Sanctions

The President may find it hard to return a favor should one be owed