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Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) speaks during a rally “to fight back against the Republican war on the working class” on February 16, 2017.

America's mass incarceration problem in 5 charts – or, why Sessions shouldn' t bring back mandatory minimums

Chinese police patrol a night market near the Id Kah Mosque in Kashgar in China's Xinjiang

Many immigrant advocates consider the DREAM Act the best hope for a permanent fix. AP Photo/Lynne Sladky

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Donald Trump's rhetoric on 'radical Islamic terrorism' belies the growing threat of homegrown,

Syrian refugee Jamila Al-Mustafa wipes her eyes as her husband tells their story to a group protesting US President Donald Trump's revised travel ban ...

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A frog, slowly brought to boil, never realizes the dangerous change in temperature until

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President Lyndon B. Johnson signs the Immigration Act on Liberty Island in 1965AP

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Thousands of people become naturalized citizens at this ceremony in Los Angeles in March.

Sharia law probably isn't what you think it is. Take a closer look with our FAQs.

FOX calling out Trump?!?!? Must be a temporary spat.

A group marches to the White House to thank President Jimmy Carter for his decision to

Syrian girl Noor, famous for broadcasting clips on social media about the regime-bombardments

9 foreign policy issues the Trump administration will have to face - Washington Post

Copyrights from the 1920s will start expiring next year if Congress doesn't act.

15 Ways President Obama has changed the direction of America

Design Thinking: New Innovative Thinking for New Problems

America and the Wars of Europe - Arapahoe High School ... Pages 1 - 3 - Text Version | FlipHTML5

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These don't sound like the lifestyle choices of suicide attackers proclaiming a holy war. A conflicted sense of identity, compounded by insufferable shame, ...

A member of the NYPD's counterterrorism unit stands guard near the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City, July 4, 2016. Greg Kahn

In an unfamiliar moment, China's pursuit of a larger role in the world coincides with America's pursuit of a smaller one.



Timeline shows how voting rights in America have changed over time - Business Insider

Chinese Exclusion Act

The quest to end poverty

We should not have to beg the U.S. to stop letting our friends die

Planned Parenthood Funding Poll

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Why America isn't the greatest country in the world anymore.

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From Our March 2018 Issue


Why Can't America Have a Single Tolling System? Because Bureaucracy

Emily Jerry was two years old when she lost her life after a pharmacy technician filled

The drug industry's triumph over the DEA

The evening world. (New York, N.Y.) 1887-1931, July 21, 1911, Final Edition, Page 8, Image 8 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

Lyndon B. Johnson signs the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Among the guests behind him is Martin Luther King, Jr.

Millions of Americans get tests, drugs, and operations that won't make them better, may cause harm, and cost billions.

From Our October 2017 Issue

Why ideas matter … now more than ever

After five years, if Congress hadn't passed a new law renewing the programs, they would "sunset." Wyden hoped "these provisions would be more thoughtfully ...

... from #ParisAccord will have detrimental impact on US international relations, world standing, environment & economy 1/2… https://t .co/G020SvVB6u"

What You Should Know About the Espionage Act

Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965

Yet, whatever the motivation, as this report demonstrates, the costs of these policies are significant, not just for the global economy, but for the nations ...

17 cultural clashes this European had in America - Fluent in 3 months - Language Hacking and Travel Tips

The U.S. spends more on healthcare than any other country — but not with better health

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10 things you (probably) didn't know about the Suffragettes

The 6 Most Pressing Environment Issues - And What You Can Do to Help Solve Them

Philadelphia's Bible Riots of 1844 reflected a strain of anti-Catholic bias and hostility that coursed through 19th-century America. (Granger Collection ...

A chart shows America's disproportionate levels of gun violence.

Here's How the Great Depression Brought on Social Security

We Made Plastic. We Depend on It. Now We're Drowning in It.


What's on the Legislative Agenda for 2016?AACC 21st Century Virtual Center

17 cultural clashes this European had in America - Fluent in 3 months - Language Hacking and Travel Tips

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13 Urgent Science and Health Issues the Candidates Have Not

A chart showing civilian gun ownership rates by country.

Front page of The San Francisco Call -November 20th 1901, Chinese Exclusion Convention

If Trump puts 'America first' in trade, other countries will follow. And that's bad news for everyone. Hadrian/Shutterstock.com

Anyone claiming that America's economy is in decline is peddling fiction. What is true — and the reason that a lot of Americans feel anxious — is that the ...

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White Slavery Charges 1926

What Is Global Warming?

Twenty-five years ago President Bill Clinton signed the Family and Medical Leave Act, which included a provision giving eligible workers 12 weeks of unpaid ...

At her sentencing, she said she had been “very scared to bring a helpless human being into the world.” In a letter from prison, ...

Raise the Caliber®: Art Create Change Miami and similar events are important in order to give artists a place to speak on relevant issues in our communities ...

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