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Netanyahu’s Upcoming Visit to D.C. Demonstrates Interconnection of American and Israeli Politics Whilst Disregarding Public Opinion

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Shooting Alone

A person wearing a Make America Great Again hat. Photo from Wikimedia Commons by James McNells from January 19, 2017. By Andrea Mazzarino / TomDispatch An acquaintance who hails from the same New Jersey town as I do spends his free weekends crawling through the woods on his stomach as part of a firearms training […]

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Are Republicans the Party of the Working Class?

Flag of the United States Republican Party. Photo from Wikimedia Commons by the Republican Party from September 24, 2020. By Les Leopold / Substack On November 3, 2020, Republican Senator Josh Hawley (R, MO) tweeted: “We are a working-class party now. That’s the future.” I wrote Wall Street’s War on Workers, in part, to figure out if […]

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Are Democrats losing faith in the press corps?

Hillary Clinton was on “Morning Joe” Thursday. Joe Scarborough asked the former secretary of state and former Democratic presidential nominee for help. He said that while we seem to talk about Donald Trump a lot, Americans still don’t have an urgent sense of the unique dangers he poses to democracy. “Help us out with that […]