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As former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch testified in the House impeachment inquiry to evidence of ab… leadership is coming from Native people. opinions of Black Americans -- especially teenagers and trans women -- are rarely solicited, if at all, when it… and GM Sided With Trump’s Clean Car Rollbacks to Preserve Profits Blackout, a California Tribal Village Kept Lights On With Solar Energy in Bolivia Pepper Spray Broadcast Journalist Covering Anti-Coup Protests and Gas Emissions Have Increased Under California's Cap and Trade Program Engaged in Witness Tampering During Ambassador’s Testimony's D.C. Hotel Is for Sale, and Here's the Pitch: Get Rich off Foreign Money, Lee and Tlaib Lead Effort to Tax Huge CEO-Worker Pay Gaps Statistics Silence the Most Vulnerable People"In the run-up to the 2016 election, White House senior policy adviser Stephen Miller promoted white nationalist li… an era when white nationalist violence is rising and the president of the US spews racist demagoguery, the debat… an effort to push back harder against its critics, the private prison industry recently launched a new trade gro…"Thousands have been traumatized, ripped away from their families, and at least six children have died preventable… feminist Adriana Guzman: "We don’t lose conviction, we don’t lose our dreams, we don’t lose the urgency of… Forces Appear Poised to Win UK Election — But It’s Not Over Yet