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Guest op-ed: Reminder to progressives – courts matter

As I stood beside the podium, preparing to speak out against the previous day’s Supreme Court decision, which upheld the Trump Administration’s travel ban...
Scott Pruitt and Adam Laxalt

The shared values of Scott Pruitt and Adam Laxalt

"I can think of no one better to lead this agency," Adam Laxalt wrote when Scott Pruitt was nominated to head the Environmental Protection...

About Douglass & Trump

For the 4th of July, the Current ran excerpts from the famous Fourth of July speech Frederick Douglass delivered in 1852. The speech is...

Daily Current: Sex, fireworks, pastry… something for everyone

Oh sure, they say they're not gonna snitch. On the Current this morning, Jeniffer Solis asks folks in a fireworks-happy neighborhood if they're going...

Daily Current: Whose dumb idea was it to have the 4th fall on a...

Weird work week, no? Some people, s'pose, might have stockpiled some vacation time and so are taking Monday & Tuesday off or Thursday &...

Daily Current: Just one link

Apologies, I'm traveling home today and don't have time to glean the news. But I do want to share a piece from Josh Kurtz,...

Daily Current: Oh look the Supreme Court is horrifying

Now, Kennedy? Really? This about sums it up. "What is Justice Anthony Kennedy’s legacy? It might very well amount to dust. And it seems...

Daily Current: Area time warp may explain much

Schlepping Day. I, your beloved author of your beloved Daily Current, will be traveling today and for the rest of the week so the...

Joe Heck killed a zebra, on purpose

Over the last several months, more than once it may have crossed your mind that if there's one person who may be happy he...

Daily Current: The short American century

Still, it was a good run while it lasted. Four legitimately appointed and confirmed Supreme Court justices plus Neil Gorsuch equals five, and that's...

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