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Abannonment Issues

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On December 14, 2017
Some Republicans are very annoyed with Racist Bannon. Steve Bannon is a cancer on the GOP and Roy Moore’s loss won’t stop him. See? Also. McConnell hopes Tuesday’s outcome will put a dent in those efforts. His allies argue that Bannon is a charlatan — a man who has sold himself to the president as […]

The Force

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On December 14, 2017

The Last Jedi opens tonight to very respectable reviews.  We should, of course, be suspicious of this; Phantom Menace and Attack of the Clones opened to respectable enough reviews, and are now approp

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Update: The chief judge of the 9th circuit has initiated an investigation of Kozinski’s conduct. One or more of Kozinski’s three current clerks has or have resigned. Several days ago I noted that hardly any legal academics had said anything in public about the #MeToo scandal building around Alex Kozinski, the (in)famous appellate court judge, […]
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Two great recent essays on why universal health care is a critical feminist issue. First, Natalie Shure: One of the pervasive ways women are disadvantaged under the ACA is its reliance on employer-based coverage. In the United States, World War II–era wage freezes helped entrench a system of employer-provided health insurance, a perk meant to […]
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Heroes of the Resistance

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On December 13, 2017
We should be happy from last night’s victory, but we also still face an administration and a Republican Party engaged in a massive campaign of ethnic cleansing. And while it’s nice I guess that everyday Democrats have taken on the mantra of The Resistance, which at the very least isn’t more hyperbolic than the defining […]
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