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The people, he said, “want change, and they keep putting outsiders in to bring about the change. Then the change doesn’t come … because we’re putting people in that don’t understand compromise.” Disruption in politics and dysfunction in government reinforce each other. Chaos becomes the new normal.

How American Politics Went Insane

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2 days ago

Not surprised to see John Kelly ALSO has an issue with people of color immigrating to the USA.

Kelly — who had already been briefed on the deal — talked to Trump to tell him that the proposal would probably not be good for his agenda, White House officials said. Kelly, a former secretary of homeland security, has taken an increasingly aggressive and influential role in the immigration negotiations,

Inside the tense, profane White House meeting on immigration

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2 days ago

The CBC is the congressional black caucus

Trump was curt and dismissive, saying he was not making immigration policy to cater to the CBC and did not particularly care about that bloc’s demands

Inside the tense, profane White House meeting on immigration

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5 days ago

Donald Trump’s long history of racism, from the 1970s to 2018

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7 days ago

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The Strange Brands in Your Instagram Feed

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7 days ago

If the poor must work to earn every dollar, shouldn’t the rich?

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7 days ago

Judge Faults U.S. for Holding Immigrant Defendants Freed on Bail

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7 days ago

estimate occur in jails nationwide would amount to an additional 40 percent of head injuries if included in data collected by U.S. public health systems, said Venters. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 2.1 million individuals suffer TBIs annually.

More accurate numbers could be found with better record-keeping in jails, Venters said, but no one seems eager to quantify the scale. There is a death of data on the methods cities use to record injuries in jails or whether steps are being taken to implement electronic health records. “Jails and prisons don’t really want to know rates of injuries,” said Venters. The federal Bureau of Prisons’ (BOP) office of public affairs said the bureau does not monitor these injuries “due to the fact the cause of inmate head injuries in the BOP may vary.”

High Rates of Head Trauma in New York City Jails Raise Public Health, Recidivism Concerns

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Lance

7 days ago

American kids are 70 percent more likely to die before adulthood than kids in other rich countries

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7 days ago

What are the ethical consequences of immortality technology?

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7 days ago

The Racism Beat

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7 days ago

need the arts as a protective factor against authoritarianism.

Why Authoritarians Attack the Arts

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7 days ago

What the dip in US life expectancy is really about: inequality

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9 days ago

Buried Alive: Stories From Inside Solitary Confinement

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9 days ago

With Friday’s tweet, Trump appears to be doing far more than launching a campaign. He appears to be holding hundreds of thousands of immigrants hostage to pressure Congress into enacting an agenda favored by white nationalists.

Trump tweets a white nationalist ransom note to immigrants

thinkprogress.org

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9 days ago

Richard Spencer, the white supremacist icon who popularized the term “alt-right,” said that the RAISE Act “sounds awesome.”

Trump tweets a white nationalist ransom note to immigrants

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14 days ago

34 percent of senior officials in the White House have quit, been fired, or been reassigned during Trump’s first year in office

Trump's White House Turnover Is Ahead of Schedule

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14 days ago

White Christianity is in big trouble. And it’s its own biggest threat.

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14 days ago

For believers in a religion whose Scriptures teach compassion, we’re a breathtakingly cruel bunch.

White Christianity is in big trouble. And it’s its own biggest threat.

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14 days ago

Consider That Trump Might Just Be Dumb

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18 days ago

17 striking findings from 2017

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18 days ago

With welfare reform in 1996, poor single parents with children now have a lifetime limit of five years of assistance and mandatory work requirements. Some states require fingerprinting or drug testing of applicants, which effectively criminalizes them without cause.

Extreme poverty returns to America

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18 days ago

In 1981, the top 1 percent of adults earned on average 27 times more than the bottom 50 percent of adults. Today the top 1 percent earn 81 times more than the bottom 50 percent.

Extreme poverty returns to America

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18 days ago

the U.S. … now has the lowest rate of social mobility of any of the rich countries.”

Extreme poverty returns to America

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18 days ago

Trump Knows Exactly What He’s Doing

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18 days ago

We found, as he has in a larger population, that racial resentment is the biggest predictor of white vulnerability among white millennials.

Why 41 percent of white millennials voted for Trump

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20 days ago

How Will the Church Reckon With Charlottesville?

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20 days ago

How Donald Trump’s New Campaign Chief Created an Online Haven for White Nationalists

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22 days ago

Research says there are ways to reduce racial bias. Calling people racist isn’t one of them.

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22 days ago

economic anxiety isn’t driving racial resentment; rather, racial resentment is driving economic anxiety.

The past year of research has made it very clear: Trump won because of racial resentment

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22 days ago

The past year of research has made it very clear: Trump won because of racial resentment

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22 days ago

So yeah, I don’t think I realized the #FirstOrder Isn’t actually just the Empire

The Last Jedi's Biggest Storytelling Innovation

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22 days ago

shoot her, too. “I'm not going to,” he said. “I'm going to leave you here to tell the story.”

A Most American Terrorist: The Making of Dylann Roof

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22 days ago

in an interview with the Charlotte Observer, Meek's girlfriend recalled that Dylann had a preference for black strippers.

A Most American Terrorist: The Making of Dylann Roof

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22 days ago

Benn Roof never showed up at his son's trial. (Contacted later, Benn Roof declined to participate in this story further, describing it as “fake news.”)

A Most American Terrorist: The Making of Dylann Roof

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22 days ago

Cardi B Was Made to Be This Famous

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22 days ago

Rigged: How Voter Suppression Threw Wisconsin to Trump

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22 days ago

Rigged: How Voter Suppression Threw Wisconsin to Trump

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22 days ago

Rigged: How Voter Suppression Threw Wisconsin to Trump

motherjones.com

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22 days ago

Trump promises an easy peace in the Middle East but winds up setting off a new wave of violence. He promises a tax cut for the middle class and winds up with a giveaway to corporations and millionaires. He promises to improve upon Obamacare but ravages the program with no replacement.

The cameras go off, and then comes the collapse

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22 days ago

The Terrible Costs Of Selective Empathy

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26 days ago

Historian Says Don't 'Sanitize' How Our Government Created Ghettos

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26 days ago

Glowing Auras and ‘Black Money’: The Pentagon’s Mysterious U.F.O. Program

nytimes.com

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28 days ago

Two ugly quotes from Republicans reveal the truth about their tax plan

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30 days ago

Study: black people are 7 times more likely than white people to be wrongly convicted of murder

vox.com

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33 days ago

The New Racism

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36 days ago

Boston. Racism. Image. Reality: The Spotlight Team takes on our hardest question

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36 days ago

It’s time to abolish the coroner

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37 days ago

Cocaine deaths among blacks on par with opioid deaths among whites, study finds

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40 days ago

Ransomware Shut Down a Whole North Carolina County

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