Month: June 2022

How Biden plans to handle the Jan. 6 hearings

How Biden plans to handle the Jan. 6 hearings

When the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection starts its much-anticipated public hearings next week, President Joe Biden…

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<div>Now Is the Time for Unions to Go on the Offensive</div>

Now Is the Time for Unions to Go on the Offensive

Despite years of employer attacks, unions still have vast resources at their disposal. This moment of worker upsurge is the…

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US skeptical UN-Russia talks will free trapped Ukrainian grain

The United Nations is trying to broker a deal with Russia to allow Ukraine to restart grain exports via the…

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Le Maire: France in talks with UAE for Russia oil alternatives

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Sunday that France is in discussions with the United Arab Emirates regarding…

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How We Can Socialize Big Tech

It isn’t news that there are serious problems with the digital spaces that many of us engage with daily as…

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What would it mean to treat guns the way we treat cars?

What would it mean to treat guns the way we treat cars?

Children holding photos of victims of the Robb Elementary School mass shooting participate in a minute of silence outside the…

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Australia complains to Beijing over ‘dangerous’ move by Chinese jet

Australia on Sunday criticized China for a “dangerous maneuver” by a Chinese fighter plane when it intercepted an Australian aircraft…

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Cornel West’s pragmatic America

Cornel West’s pragmatic America

American philosopher and political activist, Cornel West, at Woodlawn Cemetery, New York City, 24th July 2012. | Steve Pyke via…

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Eastern European countries ask Commission to reopen vaccine contracts

A group of ten Eastern European countries have petitioned the European Commission to renegotiate coronavirus vaccine contracts, in a letter…

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US warship calms Sweden’s NATO nerves

STOCKHOLM — In the Swedish capital this weekend, everyone was talking about the American warship. Moored in the main waterway…

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Trump’s endorsement stumper: Family friends or fierce ally

Trump’s endorsement stumper: Family friends or fierce ally

ALBANY — Donald Trump has known Andrew Giuliani since he “was in diapers,” as one close aide put it. The…

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Stockholm+50: Drafting the narrative for a green future

Ann Linde is Sweden’s minister for foreign affairs. Matilda Ernkrans is Sweden’s minister for international development cooperation. It’s time to…

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Albany to Adams: You can’t always get what you want

Albany to Adams: You can’t always get what you want

NEW YORK — Most mayors here, buoyed by the international celebrity granted New York City’s chief executive, head to Albany…

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The Doctor Prescribing Abortions from Overseas

The Doctor Prescribing Abortions from Overseas

Within a few weeks, if Roe v. Wade is overturned as expected, a Dutch doctor named Rebecca Gomperts may quickly…

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‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Is America’s Cry for Help

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Is America’s Cry for Help

A decade is always more than its cultural signifiers, but one could be forgiven for musing that the 1980s are…

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Wales risks turning heartbreakers in World Cup match against Ukraine

When Wales secured a play-off place for football’s World Cup, it was a big moment — an opportunity to qualify…

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