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Migrants Tricked Into DeSantis Flight Scheme Qualify for Residency Visas

Some of the dozens of migrants who were tricked by a scheme orchestrated by Gov. Ron DeSantis’s office into boarding an airplane in Florida and...

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Chris Walker

Sanders to Push Amendment Removing Military Funding for Israel in Aid Package

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders said Monday that he would put forth an amendment to remove offensive military funding for Israel from a House-passed aid...

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Jake Johnson

Public Health Finally Sees Incarceration as a Crisis. Abolition Is the Solution.

In Body and Soul, a pathbreaking examination of the Black Panther Party’s abiding commitment to health activism, Alondra Nelson recounts how...

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Cristian Farias

We Can’t Trade a Path to Legalization in Exchange for More Border Militarization

Silky Shah, executive director of the Detention Watch Network, a 27-year-old, national coalition working to abolish the incarceration of immigrants...

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Eleanor J. Bader

More Than 20 Anti-LGBTQ+ Bills Die in Iowa as Legislature Adjourns

In the latest in a series of victories for trans and queer people in statehouses across the United States, Iowa’s legislature has adjourned sine...

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Erin Reed

Nevada Supreme Court Allows Abortion Rights Ballot Initiative to Move Forward

A petition drive in Nevada to place a constitutional abortion rights initiative on the 2024 November ballot can move forward, the State Supreme...

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Chris Walker

3 Republicans Now Back Motion to Vacate Speaker of the House Mike Johnson

Over the weekend, a third member of the House Republican conference announced his support for a motion to vacate Speaker of the House Mike Johnson...

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Chris Walker

As Opening Statements Happen on Monday, Trump Mocks Speediness of Trial

Opening statements are set to begin today for Donald Trump’s New York-based criminal trial, which focuses on his efforts to hide “hush money”...

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Chris Walker

Will Trump’s First Criminal Trial Hinge on the Testimony of His Former Friend?

Opening arguments in Donald Trump’s criminal trial are scheduled to begin today and Trump isn’t taking it well. He was posting late into the night...

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Heather Digby Parton

Global Military Spending Reached an All-Time High Last Year at $2.4 Trillion

New research published Monday shows that global military spending increased in 2023 for the ninth consecutive year, surging to $2.4 trillion as...

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Jake Johnson

North Texas Organizers Knock Doors to Stop $50M “Cop City Dallas” Bond Package

Dallas, Texas—On a balmy, overcast morning in South Dallas, more than 20 organizers slowly trickled onto the playground benches at Glendale Park....

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Candice Bernd

$26B in Unconditional Aid to Israel Passes House With Just 58 Voting Against

The House passed a bill to send $26.4 billion in unconditional military and other assistance to Israel on Saturday, with only 37 Democrats voting...

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Sharon Zhang

Historic Gaza Protests Spread to Campuses Across the Country

Image Credit: Talia Jane Columbia University canceled in-person classes Monday as campus protests over the war in Gaza enter a sixth day. The...

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Amy Goodman

Israel Tied With Iran Among Top Jailers of Journalists in 2023, Report Finds

A recent report from the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) found that Israel tied with Iran as one of the world’s leaders in jailing...

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Zane Mcneill

New Rule Will Protect Medical Records for Out-of-State Abortions Under HIPAA

Originally published by The 19th . Health care providers aren’t allowed to tell law enforcement about a patient’s abortion if they received the...

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Shefali Luthra

As Climate Crisis Grows, Youth Environmental Movements Are Radicalizing

Carrying a rifle, a young Indigenous man searches the Amazon forest for illegal loggers, followed by a crew from the 2023 documentary film We Are...

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Nicholas Powers

Hundreds of Bodies Discovered in Mass Grave in Gaza’s Nasser Hospital

Palestinian civil defense discovered hundreds of bodies buried by Israeli forces in a mass grave inside the complex of Khan Younis’ Nasser...

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Olivia Rosane

1964’s Freedom Summer Offers a Model for the Voting Rights Work We Need to Do

The day after I graduated from college, I jumped into a car with my roommate and another friend and headed south to Mississippi. We were in good...

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Charles Derber

Election Workers Brace for November Amid Threats, Harassment and Turnover

This story was originally published by The 19th. Tate Fall has only been the top elections administrator in her Atlanta suburb for a few months,...

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Barbara Rodriguez

Students Sue Arkansas Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders for Silencing Black History

Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, is perhaps best known for the “Little Rock Nine,” the first Black students to walk through the...

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Mike Ludwig

Experts Call for Community-Based Health Care to Raise Indigenous Life Expectancy

Katherine Goodlow is only 20, but she has experienced enough to know that people around her are dying too young. Goodlow, a citizen of the Lower...

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Arielle Zionts

Anti-Abortion Campaigns Are Gaining Traction in the UK – With Help From US Cash

Conservative MPs, hard-right media personalities, and US-backed Christian anti-abortion charities are working to spread their anti-abortion agenda...

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Sian Norris

Israel’s Starvation Campaign Could Affect Palestinians for Generations to Come

This story was originally published by Reveal. Famine is already happening in parts of Gaza, a top U.S. humanitarian official publicly acknowledged...

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Neroli Price

Lula Has Fallen Short on Land Demarcation Promises, Indigenous Brazilians Say

Friday is Indigenous Peoples Day in Brazil, and tribal leaders and activists used the occasion to criticize the left-wing government of Brazilian...

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Brett Wilkins

Tennessee Volkswagen Workers Vote to Join UAW in “Historic Victory”

Workers at a Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee, became the first Southern autoworkers not employed by one of the Big Three car...

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Olivia Rosane

This Is a Politicizing Moment. Let’s Spread Our Wings and Lift Up Palestine.

This is an adaptation of an essay that will appear in adrienne maree browns’s forthcoming collection Loving Corrections , which will be published...

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Adrienne Maree Brown

Harms of US Blockade Against Cuba Compound as Food and Energy Crises Spread

The island of Cuba is going through its worst economic crisis since the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991. A few weeks ago, the government in...

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Rodrigo Acuña

23 States Ask EPA Not to Consider Environmental Racism When Regulating Pollution

Echoing arguments similar to those used by the conservative majority on the U.S. Supreme Court striking down affirmative action, Republican...

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Mario Alejandro Ariza

Survey: Palestinians and Their Allies Are Experiencing Racism, Isolation

A survey published this week by the Anti-Palestinian Racism Research Group showcases how anti-Palestinian racism amid Israel’s genocidal attacks...

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Chris Walker

Israeli Police Arrest Renowned Feminist Scholar Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian

Israeli police arrested the internationally renowned feminist Palestinian academic Nadera Shalhoub-Kevorkian at her home in Jerusalem on Thursday...

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Amy Goodman

Biden Administration’s New Title IX Rules Reverse Trump-Era Changes

This story was originally published by The 19th. Since President Joe Biden first took office, advocates for sexual violence survivors and the LGBTQ...

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Nadra Nittle

Organizers in Idaho Are Readying for an Abortion Rights Ballot Initiative

Following Idaho lawmakers’ failure to revise the state’s abortion ban, a group of Idaho residents is exploring the possibility of putting a...

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Chris Walker

US Vetoes Palestine’s Bid to Become a Full Member of the UN

U.S. President Joe Biden’s administration on Thursday used the country’s veto power at the United Nations Security Council to block Palestine’s...

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Jessica Corbett

Gaza Solidarity Encampment Regroups Following Arrest of 108 Students at Columbia

On Thursday, April 18, a swarm of NYPD officers in riot gear arrested 108 students at Columbia University in an attempt to dismantle an encampment...

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Emily Janakiram

Polluters Must Foot the Bill for Cleaning Up “Forever Chemicals” Under New Rule

This story was originally published by The New Lede. U.S. regulators on Friday finalized a rule designating two widespread PFAS chemicals as...

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Shannon Kelleher

Meet the Teenager Challenging Iowa’s Anti-LGBTQ Legislation

When Puck Carlson was in third grade, some kids at their school decided to start a basketball team, but it was only for boys. “I didn’t care at...

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Laura Crossett

Columbia Suspends Ilhan Omar’s Daughter Day After Omar Grills Its President

Isra Hirsi, pro-Palestine activist and daughter of Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minnesota), announced on Thursday that she was one of a handful of activists...

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Sharon Zhang

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