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Issue: How Not to Cover America

Issue number: 2

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How corporations became legal “persons” and how we the people might regain sovereignty   Read more

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Tech jobs tend to cluster geographically. Can we spread the benefits around? Read more

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How the American Federation of Teachers has taken the lead in reinvigorating the poorest county in the state Read more

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Here’s a plan that eliminates the long-term shortfall in its finances and updates the system for the 21st century. Read more

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Want to flip Texas and Arizona? Nearly one million Latino citizens turn 18 every year. Read more

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Public-sector competence is needed to make sure citizens get a good deal—and private vendors are no substitute for adequate public funding. Read more

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Dedicated lanes for bikes and buses are a great idea. But there is only so much city street to go around. The missing link? Limiting cars. Read more

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America's belated push to develop offshore wind energy Read more

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Subsidizing market prices to make housing affordable is a losing strategy. There’s a better way—on display for a century in Vienna. Read more

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RFK had an uncanny capacity to reach across racial lines. He learned by listening and empathizing. Read more

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As local newspapers shrink and many of the national media close local bureaus, we depend increasingly on coverage by reporters who parachute into communities. But even the best are likely to be a step behind events. Read more

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Madeline Janis, who pioneered local hiring agreements, is now enlisting cities to have railcars and buses made in America—by union workers. Read more

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Whether by example or by strategy, Dr. King always looked for opportunities to build bridges. Read more

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How Uber and Lyft tend to widen disparities of race and class in urban transportation systems Read more

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Republicans on and off the bench are moving to kill unions. But millennials—the most pro-union generation since the 1930s—may yet find a way to organize. Read more

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This is American democracy's stress test. We have only limited time to pass it. Read more

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Emigres from the island could be recruited to the Democratic camp, but will progressive organizing defeat right-wing money that ties relief to recruiting? Read more

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Unless the mainstream offers something better, he will be the voice of economic nationalism. Read more

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Three authors engage with the threats to a liberal society. Read more

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