VAWA and the NRA

“That Congress has not already reauthorized the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) is abhorrent. VAWA, which was initially signed into law by President Bill Clinton…”

Laura Finley
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Every War Is a War Against Children

“We, in the United States, have yet to realize both the futility and immense consequences of war even as we develop, store, sell, and use hideous weapons. The number of children killed is rising.
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Kathy Kelly
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Our wounded planet

“Should we save the planet or kill the enemy? Perhaps no question more succinctly separates the past from the future, or so it occurred to me after I read Rebecca Solnit’s stunning observation in a recent essay:…”

Robert C. Koehler
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What Democratic Socialism Is and Is Not

“In recent weeks, Donald Trump and other Republicans have begun to tar their Democratic opponents with the “socialist” brush, contending that the adoption of socialist policies…”

Lawrence Wittner
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Immigration and the Democratic Hopefuls

“To date, Democrats have largely failed to lay out a comprehensive vision of what our immigration policy should be. Some of the announced presidential candidates have, over time…”

Andrew Moss
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