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Bernie’s 7 Legacies

Bernie, we thank you for your courage, your inspiration, your tireless dedication, and your vision. And we will continue the fight.

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This Country Needs a Truth and Reconciliation Process on Violence Against African Americans

What response can disrupt patterns set by centuries of racism?

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Song for an Unsung Hero: Fred Ross

In his revelatory biography of community organizer Fred Ross Sr., Gabriel Thompson traces the roots of today’s progressive movement.

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The Working-Class Wounds Hidden Behind Trump Voters’ Racism

If we listen carefully to Trump’s supporters, we can hear their desire for progressive policies.

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The Five Principles of Patriotism

True patriots seek to confirm and strengthen and celebrate the “we” in “we the people of the United States.”

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The First Post-Middle-Class Election

The politics of downward mobility and racial diversity have eroded the center, pushing Democrats to the left and Republicans toward an authoritarian right.

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7 Out of 10 Americans Agree That Economy is Rigged Against Them

Recent poll finds 71 percent of Americans believe U.S. economy is rigged.

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I Assumed It Was Racism—It Was Patriarchy

Why are some women more invisible than others? We need to start opening our eyes.

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The Choice of Patriotism

Inclusive patriotism is our national creed. It is born of hope.

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The Beauty of Being a Misfit

To those who feel like they don’t belong: there is beauty in being a misfit.