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In the name of fighting radical Islam, Indian troops have gone to war with civilians.
Undocumented immigrants face horrible conditions in U.S. detention, with little legal recourse.
Brexit is an episode in the long contest between rulers and the working class.
When your father is trans, memoir is both personal and political.
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Dilma Rousseff's impeachment circumvented the democratic process.
America continues to be haunted by our need to grieve.
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