Linda MannheimDespite predictions of electoral disaster, Angela Merkel’s decision to admit 1.7 million asylum seekers has become politically popular.
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Jennifer C. BerkshireAfter 18 months of Covid disruption, support for vouchers and even charter schools has plummeted—even in the home of “Live Free or Die.”
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Ilana CohenClimate activists at other institutions can learn from Fossil Fuel Divest Harvard after their victory at the world’s richest university.
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John NicholsJoe Manchin’s lobbyist-influenced advice threatens to ruin Democratic chances in 2022.
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Elie MystalJust a week after Texas's abortion ban went into effect, Governor Greg Abbot signed a draconian voter suppression bill into law.
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Jane Braxton LittleGreenville offers a glimpse of our future under climate change.
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Andrea ArroyoThe September 11 terrorist attacks against the United States, by Al-Qaeda resulted in 2,977 fatalities, over 25,000 injuries.
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Leila MurphyI never felt comfortable with the official rituals of 9/11 grief, with their overtones of patriotism and vengeance, so I sought other ways to use my role.
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John Cavanagh, Phyllis BennisThe U.S. has spent over $21 trillion on wars, the military, and the national security state since 9/11. That money should have been used for health care, climate, jobs, and education.
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