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Why and how to prepare for a President Trump

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We must prepare today if we are to avoid a tomorrow we cannot abide.
Trump in New Hampshire, screenshot via YouTube

Ignore that poll — the anti-Trump protests are working

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I’m not buying the argument that protesting Trump at his rallies helps Trump. At least not in the long run.
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Missouri Republican proposes bill that would revoke scholarships for athletes who strike

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Anti-racist college athletes aren’t a threat to free speech. Corporatist state legislatures are.

The night Ferguson burned

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An excerpt from Delusions of Grandeur recounting last year’s protests.
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The media are not always an activist’s friend

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Activists have always had conflicts with media.

Workers in Buenos Aires know how to protest

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A cooperative of cartoneros turned a busy street in downtown Buenos Aires into a literal garbage fire yesterday.
Hillary Clinton at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, screenshot via YouTube

Clinton protested (again) over fundraising from private prisons

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Clinton did not address the protestor, and has not yet addressed the issue.
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Protestors disrupt Hillary Clinton event over private prison fundraising

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If you’re down with private prisons, you aren’t down with criminal justice reform. It’s that simple.
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The Left’s “What’s the Matter with Kansas?” moment

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Many progressives can’t understand why black voters aren’t all on board with Bernie Sanders.
Black Lives Matter protestors in Seattle, screenshot via YouTube

Bernie, interrupted

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What Saturday’s direct action should tell Bernie Sanders’s supporters about the movement he’s building.
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Symbols in American progressivism

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Symbols matter. Protest matters. Progressives should embrace both.
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Repeat offender suspected in ultra-Orthodox stabbing at Jerusalem pride parade

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The suspect was released from prison three weeks ago after serving ten years for a nearly identical attack.
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Reddit is imploding after firing AMA coordinator

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With no working line of communication between the site and its community, many subreddits are shutting down.
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