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If we need to keep fossil fuel in the ground to reverse climate change, then people who dig and drill need something else to do to provide for their families.
Why did Flint suffer a water catastrophe that now requires that children be treated as if they had been poisoned?
Michael Bloomberg, the former mayor of New York and billionaire, is considering a run for the White House.
The people of the West have so far rebuffed the militias' agenda, for which the entire nation should be grateful.
The Bundy-led right-wing militia grouplet has little support among local residents for their call to arms; they do not want them there.
The hateful and reactionary ideas of GOP candidates confront us with the danger we would face next November, were any one of them to be elected president.
Dealing with entrenched poverty costs real money, but less than we spend on the police, jails, drugs, alcoholism, and chronic illness - the dysfunction that comes from poverty.
Each year Dispatches From The Edge gives awards to individuals, companies, and governments that make following the news a daily adventure.
"An amazing life has ended but his lifelong commitment to fight the good fight, for peace, for all humanity, will carry on."
Don't make the mistake of thinking that who you vote for determines what you fight for. It's not about the person. It's about the people.
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