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Pulling the Plug on Corporate Personhood

Since Citizens United and other court rulings limit what can be done by statute, amending the constitution to overturn these rulings has become a major focus of activists. But strategies differ.

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Video – Reese Erlich: ‘Inside Syria’

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Video - Reese Erlich: 'Inside Syria'

Journalist Reese Erlich unravels the complex dynamics underlying the Syrian civil war and the new US intervention in that war.

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Marjorie Cohn: Drones and Targeted Killing

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Marjorie Cohn: Drones and Targeted Killing

The Bush administration detained and tortured suspected terrorists; the Obama administration assassinates them. This talk will explore the legal and geopolitical considerations of targeted killing and civilian casualties. Nov. 7 in Palo Alto

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Bombs Fall in Syria as Weapons-Makers’ Profits Soar in the West

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Bombs Fall in Syria as Weapons-Makers' Profits Soar in the West

"So who is winning the war? We must tell the truth. So let us now praise famous weapons and the manufacturers that begat them."

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Deeply Divided: Racial Politics and Social Movements in Post-War America

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Deeply Divided: Racial Politics and Social Movements in Post-War America

A fascinating examination of the politics of racial and social inequality in the United States.

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What Could Possibly Go Wrong? Seven Worst-Case Scenarios in the Battle with the Islamic State

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What Could Possibly Go Wrong? Seven Worst-Case Scenarios in the Battle with the Islamic State

Here are seven worst-case scenarios in a part of the world where the worst case has regularly been the best that’s on offer.

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