Opinion

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Megan Green: Unbossed and unbought

A quiet storm, which has been brewing here since mid-January, has recently become a political tsunami.

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Notes on the eve of the New Hampshire primary

If you stretch out your time frame,  the results of Bernie's showing in Iowa are a big quake on the Richter scale of American politics.

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Hillary Clinton and the urn of ashes

Historical blindness has been much on display in the run-up to the Iowa and New Hampshire primaries.

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My endorsement of Bernie Sanders

Here are excerpts from a letter by Michael Moore that appeared today. The original letter by Moore is taken from his website.

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What would happen if Bloomberg ran for president?

Michael Bloomberg, the former mayor of New York and billionaire, is considering a run for the White House.

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Western lands and the “material out of which countries are made”

The people of the West have so far rebuffed the militias' agenda, for which the entire nation should be grateful. 

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Michigan poisons poor to save a few bucks

Flint residents are Americans, but they are forgotten; state officials led by Gov. Snyder have shown that they consider the residents disposable.

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Looking back, glancing ahead

Biggest threat to democracy, economic security, equality, peace, and a livable planet: The Republican Party. 

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Harney County residents say go home Bundy

The Bundy-led right-wing militia grouplet has little support among local residents for their call to arms; they do not want them there.

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Republican victory in 2016 would strengthen new “patrimonial oligarchy”

The hateful and reactionary ideas of GOP candidates confront us with the danger we would face next November, were any one of them to be elected president.

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