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A race-informed response to Ezra Klein’s engagement with David Shor


The debt ceiling should simply be abolished as it serves no actual purpose


Market health care is a fatal disease

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Corporate America sabotaged paid vaccination leave


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Why won’t Democrats believe them?

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Still thinking about her more than a year later

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The Senate is already un-democratic. The filibuster makes it more so.

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Rahm Emanuel is why we can’t have nice things.

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Democrats got almost everything they wanted in the $1.9 trillion stimulus bill

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