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Amazon is crippling America, and we're just letting it happen

Amazon is crippling America, and we're just letting it happen
There may be no better argument for democratic socialism in America than the way individual state leaders have been falling over each other trying to lure corporations to their states with tax subsidies
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Calling It 'Gross Abuse of Power,' Democrats Vow to Nullify Trump's National Emergency Declaration

Calling It 'Gross Abuse of Power,' Democrats Vow to Nullify Trump's National Emergency Declaration
"The only emergency facing the American people right now is the president's intent to subvert the separation of powers and the rule of law."
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And Now This Message From Some Very Rich People: 'Please Raise Our Taxes'

And Now This Message From Some Very Rich People: 'Please Raise Our Taxes'
If their taxes are raised, wrote 48 millionaires to New York lawmakers, "most of us will literally not notice the difference."
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Border Patrol Detained Me for Speaking Spanish in Montana. Then My Town Turned Against Me.

Border Patrol Detained Me for Speaking Spanish in Montana. Then My Town Turned Against Me.
"The whole exchange took about 40 minutes. The consequences from it continue to this day."
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With Democrats in Charge, House Science Committee Actually Talks About Climate Science

With Democrats in Charge, House Science Committee Actually Talks About Climate Science
The hearing revealed a subtle shift on the Republican side, with younger members acknowledging that scientific research points to human-driven global warming.
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New Hampshire Law Illegally Targets Young Voters Ahead of 2020 Primary

New Hampshire Law Illegally Targets Young Voters Ahead of 2020 Primary
Julie Ebenstein is a senior staff attorney for the Voting Rights Project at the ACLU
The New Hampshire 2020 primary is still almost a year away, but state legislators are already working to disenfranchise voters. HB 1264, a law set to go into effect in July 2019, will change the definition of what it means to be a “resident” of New Hampshire, forcing people with out-of-state driver’s licenses or car registrations to swi
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Trump’s Bogus El Paso Claim

Trump’s Bogus El Paso Claim
Trump said El Paso went from having “extremely high rates of violent crime — one of the highest in the entire country” — to being “one of the safest cities” in the U.S. “immediately” after construction of a border barrier. That’s wrong on all counts.
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Freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar Draws Ire for 'Accurately Describing How the Israel Lobby Works'

Freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar Draws Ire for 'Accurately Describing How the Israel Lobby Works'
"Lobbies influence politics, I don't think that’s controversial to say," said the director of Jewish Voice for Peace
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Supreme Court Conservatives Allow Execution of Muslim Prisoner Despite Religious Freedom Violation

Supreme Court Conservatives Allow Execution of Muslim Prisoner Despite Religious Freedom Violation
If you’re seeking justice or vindication of your religious freedom, this Supreme Court has just said non-Christians need not apply.
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Despite $21 Billion Giveaway From GOP Tax Scam, Big Banks Cut Jobs and Slashed Lending

Despite $21 Billion Giveaway From GOP Tax Scam, Big Banks Cut Jobs and Slashed Lending
"This is the GOP tax cut in action: screwing over working families and handing out tax breaks to large banks and corporations."
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