The American Dream Is Alive an...

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Most people in this country say that they are living it — but what they mean by the phrase might surprise you.

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[Translate] Scorching report on poverty finds ‘systematic attack on welfare program’ will leave millions deprived of food and...

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Koch Brothers Bankroll Move to...

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[Translate] Politics A constitutional convention, something thought impossible not long ago, is looking increasingly likely. By Alex...

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The Koch Klan is funding a ste...

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[Translate] Subscribe to Hightower’s Radio Lowdown with your favorite podcast a What’s happening to America? I mean the big...

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U.S. Bill Would Make It a Felo...

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[Translate] TRUTHDIG A new bill aimed at criminalizing boycotts of Israel and Israeli settlements is gaining bipartisan support in...

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HERE’S HOW NASA THINKS S...

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[Translate] Too much inequality and too few natural resources could leave the West vulnerable to a Roman Empire-style fall. National...

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BERNIE SANDERS INSPIRES CANDID...

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“Let me begin by thanking the People’s Action network for making the political revolution….

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Why Small-Scale Farming Is Our...

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[Translate] Local Peace Economy There is nothing inevitable about the demise of rural America. By Sarah van Gelder / AlterNet Photo...

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THE REPUBLICAN BID TO KILL THE...

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[Translate] Julie Chinitz OUR FUTURE.ORG In his last five years, my grandfather used Medicaid to cover his nursing-home care. He...

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CALIFORNIA AGENCY ACCUSED OF T...

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[Translate]   By s.e. smith, Care2 | News Analysis (Photo: Kristina Patenio) Across the nation, plunging temperatures are making many...

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IDENTITY POLITICS AND A DAD...

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[Translate] Nicholas Kristof   NYTIMES The Rev. Joey Crutcher has suffered many family tragedies. Credit Andrea Morales for The New...

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Bill Moyers: How to Save Democ...

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[Translate] Americans can still fix our world and make it a better place. By Bill Moyers / Tom Dispatch  VIA ALTERNET   grungy...

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TIME TO GROW UP INTO A LIVING ...

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[Translate] The current political chaos in the United States is a product of the failure of our economic system to fulfill the...

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BUILDING FOR EXCLUSION

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[Translate] “Can we afford to leave massive groups of people out of urban regeneration?” asks Metropolis editor in chief...

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Ten Myths for the Fourth of Ju...

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[Translate]   By Ray Raphael, History News Network | Op-Ed   VIA TRUTHOUT (Book cover: New Press)1. On July 4, 1776, the United...

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‘Our Egalitarian Eden’

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[Translate] TRUTHDIG The Hadza live around Lake Eyasi in Northern Tanzania. On the whole they live a traditional hunter-gatherer...

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Why the Left Should Look to Ja...

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[Translate]   By Michael Siegel  TRUTHDIG The Mississippi State Capitol in downtown Jackson. Shutterstock A new political and...

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Of Budgets, Values and Visions

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A government budget expresses a deep vision…

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The Next Steps in the War on P...

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President Lyndon Johnson and his wife…

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RECLAIMING THE RADICAL SPIRIT ...

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From Paris to Kabul, women show up and speak out.

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10 Groups Building a Movement ...

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With more than 46 million people…

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Can We Have Capitalism Without...

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Can we finally turn the corner on colorblind racism?

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Major Social Transformation Is...

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It starts with winning over the hearts and minds of the American people.

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‘America the Possible...

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In his new book, James Gustave Speth explains how America is not broke, the money is just in the wrong places.

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