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The BCRA would worsen health outcomes for some of the most vulnerable members of society.
Understanding the breadth of wage discrimination charges is critical to ensuring that the United States pursues solutions responsive to the diverse needs of workers.
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Senators should demand diverse nominees for vacant U.S. attorney positions.
The Trump administration must help states take advantage of the federal government’s limited, unique resources to emphasize crime prevention, instead of just promoting and enabling the ramp-up of arrests and incarcerations.
Michele and Igor chat with Melissa Harris-Perry about the role of cable news in the 2016 election, the history of black women resisting in America, and the importance of making structural change.
Far too many school districts are intensely segregated by income and socioeconomic status, but Americans are largely in support of change.
Trump’s budget is a governmentwide assault on public health, the nation’s coasts and outdoors, and energy innovation.
The Trump budget would undermine enforcement of civil rights protections and access to justice while funding a policy of mass deportation.
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Trump’s actions during his first 100 days in office have time and again benefitted corporations and the wealthy at the expense of ordinary Americans.
Flawed racial stereotypes about welfare in America lay at the heart of the administration’s decision-making on the budget.