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Palestinian Lives Don’t Matter to Joe Biden

The White House has sent signal after signal that Israel can do whatever it likes.

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Joe Biden speaks about Palestine and Israel at the White House

Bari Weiss Mask Off

Weiss wrote that Israel's killing of children is an 'unavoidable burden.' Words fail.

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Bari Weiss on 'Firing Line'

Let’s Meet Some of Andrew Yang’s Cool New Friends!

America's worst people are loving his latest comments about Israel.

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St. Vincent Thought She Could Treat Prisons Like a Game

A controversial interview mostly shows that the artist wants to treat prisons like a toy she can wheel out whenever it suits her.

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St. Vincent raising her fist in the air

The GOP Wants to Make Sure No Cop Is Ever Held Accountable Again

Republicans have correctly realized that large-scale protests work. Now they want to stop them happening again.

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Protesters in New York City last June.

The Hollow Relief of the Derek Chauvin Verdict

This is an exception—a self-serving, deliberate one—to the rule.

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Nancy Pelosi How Fucking Dare You

Pelosi had the worst possible reaction to the Derek Chauvin verdict. Words almost fail.

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Nancy Pelosi reacts to the murder conviction of Derek Chavin

The System Is Still Broken

Don't let the Chauvin verdict convince you that things have changed.

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Derek Chauvin being convicted in his murder trial

If This Is What Fighting Asian Hate Means, I Don’t Want It

Daunte Wright's death is a reminder that we can't expect policing and surveillance to keep any of us safe.

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Footage of an NYPD officer entering an Asian business as part of an initiative to increase patrols of Asian neighborhoods.

Soul Music

What have you been listening to lately?

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You Can’t Reform This

Daunte Wright's killing shows that true justice will only come from abolition.

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Minnesota state troopers holding clubs, lined up as a wall of police in Brooklyn Center amid a second night of protests against Daunte Wright's murder

Derek Chauvin’s Odious Lawyer Has Some Goddamn Nerve

He actually managed to make the defense of a cop worse than usual.

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Eric Nelson, attorney for George Floyd killer Derek Chauvin

The Right Never Gave a Shit About the Cops

The GOP freakout about the House metal detectors shows that.

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republicans metal detectors

The System Will Not Save Us

We should be careful about embracing the state's violent power, even after the Capitol siege.

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capitol police

Republicans Own This Forever

They don't get to take the high road here. They did this.

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We’re Not Better Than This

So many people were unprepared for this moment because they still believed in the American myth.

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capitol insurrection

They Give Us Crumbs so We Don’t Ask for More

A rotten system survives by doling out just enough "justice" to maintain itself.

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What Are People Supposed to Do?

Why should they play by rules that the powerful continually ignore?

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Look Up

Why a billboard about a police killing stopped me short.

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What ‘Law and Order’ Really Means

The message is coming from all sides: it's time to bring Black people into line.

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