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The American Prospect is an independent political magazine that aims to advance liberal and progressive goals through reporting, analysis, and debate.

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In internal emails, the FTC appears as practically an adjunct of Big Tech. Staffers are in constant contact with lobbyists, accommodations are made for their interests, and advice is sought from them on how to best protect the industry from scrutiny.

In his latest book, @greenhousenyt  explores how the decline of unions has hurt workers — and not just those in them.

Our Second Gilded Age’s inability to restrain runaway monopolies is the product of deficient will.

Yesterday, more than five years after the death of #EricGarner , the NYPD fired his killer, Officer Daniel Pantaleo. As @toddgitlin  wrote in 2017: "Police forces everywhere circle their wagons to protect a toxic culture."

FOIAs of the Federal Trade Commission’s back-and-forth with Google make clear it’s less a regulator than a helpful pal.

Democrats need more than compassionate policies for refugees. They need a policy to deal with the immigrant flow itself.

No Seat at the Table: veteran labor reporter @greenhousenyt  finds hope for unions in boycotts, minimum-wage campaigns and strikes. via @capitalandmain 

A veteran labor reporter finds hope for unions in boycotts, minimum-wage campaigns and strikes.

Teaching students how to manage their money has become mandatory in many K-12 classrooms. But can it substitute for real enforcement of financial fraud?

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An estimated 160 people died in Sheriff Arpaio's "concentration camps." Trump pardoned him on Friday.

According to Secret Service director, Trump's private force is currently operating in parallel to Secret Service:

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Following a decade of devastating cuts, 60 percent of U.S. counties now have no daily newspaper. But @AndrewYangV  #YangGangA  () is the only presidential candidate so far to have put forward a policy proposal to address the crisis.

With his voter fraud conspiracies, Trump's telling one of the biggest lies a president ever told, says :

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Trump and the GOP are giving bountiful tax cuts to Wall Street while launching an aggressive attack on Dodd-Frank regulations:

Democratic senators are demanding answers on Carl Icahn's ethics conflicts and his role in policymaking

Republican disdain for the vast majority of American households has been laid bare:

Eradicating racial profiling is proving to be a challenge for local governments.

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Did the president oversee an operation where his campaign traded information with Putin?

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