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Green New Deal is good economics

By Quentin Karpilow & Zachary Liscow After years of failing to pass a carbon tax, climate hawks are now rallying behind a bold new proposal for tackling global warming. Known as the Green New Deal, this economic stimulus package for…

Video shows extreme violence, abuse in Sudan

Human Rights Watch released a video on February 11, 2019 that shows Sudan government forces’ extreme violence and shocking abuses against protesters during weeks of largely peaceful protests across the country. Warning: Viewer discretion advised The organization said the United…

El Chapo is guilty

A U.S. jury has reached a guilty verdict in the drug-trafficking trial of Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman, 61, on all 10 criminal counts, including drug trafficking and engaging in a criminal enterprise as leader of Mexico’s Sinaloa Cartel. Guzman is…