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This Land Was Your Land
In Utah and other Western states, the country's most pristine wilderness faces new threats from Big Energy and its powerful allies.| February 4, 2014
James Madison’s Worst Nightmare
Today’s Republicans have become the very kind of obstructionist faction—with apocalyptic politics—that the primary author of our Constitution warned us against.| January 28, 2014
What's Killing Poor White Women?
For most Americans, life expectancy continues to rise—but not for uneducated white women. They have lost five years, and no one knows why.| September 3, 2013
If Labor Dies, What's Next?
The only way unions can regain their strength and provide a counterweight to corporate power is if liberals join the fight.| September 13, 2012