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John Freemuth and William Lowry: Corporate sponsors at Yosemite? The case against privatizing national...

August 25, 2016 - The centennial of the National Park Service is inspiring an impressive amount of soul-searching about the agency and the lands...

Frank Sharry: A vote for Trump is a vote for racism

August 22, 2016 - The following is a statement from Frank Sharry, Executive Director of America’s Voice, reacting to the conflicting stories about Donald Trump and...

Wade Henderson: Civil and Human Rights Coalition Condemns Trump Campaign’s Voter Intimidation Effort

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2016—Wade Henderson, president and CEO of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, issued the following statement in response to...

Jeff Flocken: Trophy hunters need to stop taking the lives of wildlife simply for...

WASHINGTON, DC, August 17, 2016 – Jeff Flocken, North American Regional Director for the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), issued the following statement...

Robert Reich: Aetna Shows Why We Need a Single Payer

Aug. 17, 2016 - The best argument for a single-payer health plan is the recent decision by giant health insurer Aetna to bail out...

Walter Ewing: Donald Trump’s Shortsighted Immigration Plans Won’t Secure the Homeland

Aug. 17, 2016 - As any serious national security expert will tell you, trying to find a potential terrorist by treating all immigrants or...

Timothy Frye: ‘Rigged’ electoral system? The willingness of losers to comply with a decision...

August 15, 2016 - Many have speculated how a Trump victory would affect the U.S., but few have thought about the consequences of a...

James J. Zogby: We may defeat Trump but see the root causes of Trumpism...

August 13, 2016 - This presidential election is exposing deep fault-lines in our society and the failure of some of the basic institutions of...

Travis N. Reider: Is the ‘lesser of two evils’ an ethical choice for voters?

August 12, 2016 - Every election cycle, there are citizens who don’t like either of the candidates nominated by the two major political parties. And...

Mitchell Zukoff: Why We Ask to See Candidates’ Tax Returns

Aug. 12, 2016 - Mitchell Zuckoff is a journalism professor at Boston University Lost in the debate over Donald J. Trump’s refusal to release his tax...
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