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Nancy Goldstein

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Nancy Goldstein's work has appeared in venues including the Guardian, The Nation, NPR, Politico, Raw Story, Salon, Slate, and the Washington Post, where she was an Editor's Pick and the winner of the blogging round during their Next Great Pundit Contest. You can follow her on Twitter at @nancygoldstein.

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The network's half-hearted attempts to appear gay-friendly while broadcasting the Sochi Olympics only underscore its complicity with the Kremlin's crackdown on LGBT rights and freedom of the press. Read more

Books, Arts and Culture

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Appeasement and rainbow pins won't stop Putin's witch hunt Read more

Money, Politics and Power

It’s time for the top brass to stop feigning surprise and start addressing the mounting mental-health epidemic.  Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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Years of sexual scandals followed by yet more military negligence show the consequences of letting the organization police its own. Read more

Money, Politics and Power

After offering, rescinding, and re-offering an honorary degree to the playwright Tony Kushner, the City University of New York has a lot of explaining to do. Read more

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The press, the police -- and the killer(s) who dump women's bodies along Ocean Parkway Read more

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The legendary anti-poverty activist talks about the current political moment and what can be done to reclaim government for the people. Read more

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In this time of corporate-led anti-union and anti-regulation fervor, we need to hold firm when it comes to defending workers' rights. Read more

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Republican deficit hawks have proposed drastic cuts to global HIV/AIDS programs -- and it's women who will suffer the most. Read more

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A new initiative provides real numbers, for the first time, detailing how transgender Americans are discriminated against -- and they're startling. Read more

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The battle over "don't ask, don't tell" comes to a head -- and highlights generational and gender divides. Read more

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