When Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez met Greta Thunberg: ‘Hope is contagious’

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One is Americas youngest-ever congresswoman, the other a Swedish schoolgirl. Two of the most powerful voices on the climate speak for the first time Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez enters a boardroom at her constituency office in Queens, New York, after a short delay which, a political aide hopes, hasnt been caused by a constituent waylaying her in […]

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Biden and Trump are just two sides of the same misogynistic coin | Arwa Mahdawi

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Donald Trumps disdain for women manifests itself in crass braggadocio, while Joe Bidens is in the form of patronizing paternalism Sign up for the Week in Patriarchy, a newsletter on feminism and sexism sent every Saturday. other Democratic candidates, Biden announced he 2016 report by the Charlotte Lozier Institute, an anti-abortion organization, asserts that since […]

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Trump claims he wouldnt have allowed CIA to recruit Kim Jong-uns relatives

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Presidents comment was the latest occasion in which he appeared to side with an adversary over US intelligence Donald Trump has said he would not have allowed the CIA to have recruited Kim Jong-uns relatives as informants to gather information on the North Korean dictatorship. Trump told journalists on Tuesday he had received a new […]

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It’s Mueller time but don’t forget: Trump has undermined the very idea of America | Robert Reich

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Partisan fury over the special counsels report may obscure the ways the president has damaged our democracy We may report, whatever it shows, will almost surely be overwhelmed by a fog of alt-interpretation and epistemological confusion. Whats collusion? Whats illegal? Whats unethical? Has Trump been vindicated or not? The real danger is that as attention […]

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