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685,000+ Send Comments in Support of Bears Ears National Monument

GR:  For-profit enterprises control many public land management decisions in the U. S. and elsewhere. For Bears Ears National Monument, the USDI, the agency responsible for more public  lands than any other, must now decide whether it will represent citizen wishes or corporate interests. 529 more words

Activism

I Was Mobbed and Assaulted at a Conservative Rally

Trigger warning for mob intimidation and physical assault.

It has taken me nearly a month to be ready to write this. It may not be coherent, but it is true to the best of my ability to tell it. 1,715 more words

Feminism

Throng of students walk out on Mike Pence’s commencement speech at Notre Dame

By Tommy Christopher   | May 21, 2017

Vice President Mike Pence’s scheduled commencement address at the University of Notre Dame was met with a sizable protest by graduates, many of whom walked out en masse as Pence was being introduced. 288 more words

Jeff Dietrich | Humiliation of the Word

As Trump rails against “fake news” while presenting “alternative facts,” blatant lies, and trenchant denials, all opposition becomes the enemy, and all who oppose are branded liars. 1,515 more words

Activism

Killer Drones in the Empire State

 With scant public information or debate, sizable American communities are becoming enmeshed in drone warfare on other continents. Along the way, how deeply will we understand — in human terms — what the drone war is doing to people far away? 1,466 more words

Military Madness