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John Paul Stevens

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One of the very greatest justices ever to serve on the Supreme Court, John Paul Stevens, has died at 99. I wrote a piece following his retirement, focusing on how he had the best 14th Amendment jurisprudence of any justice following the retirements of Brennan and Marshall: When John Paul Stevens was nominated by Gerald […]
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Organizers of the Past

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This is a good remembrance of the Nicaraguan solidarity movement of the 1980s and how organizers did what they could to stop Reagan’s illegal actions there. A few weeks later, a group of religious activists met at the Kirkridge Retreat Center in eastern Pennsylvania and created what they called “A Pledge of Resistance.” Those who […]
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If the news pages aren’t willing to tell the truth about it, the columnists will have to. Bouie: If Donald Trump has a theory of anything, it is a theory of American citizenship. It’s simple. If you are white, then regardless of origin, you have a legitimate claim to American citizenship and everything that comes […]
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Slow learner

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George Conway, husband of the Mouth of Sauron, has just figured out that Donald Trump is like, really racist: To this day, I can remember almost the precise spot where it happened: a supermarket parking lot in eastern Massachusetts. It was the mid-1970s; I was not yet a teenager, or barely one. I don’t remember […]
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