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"Oh Say Can You See": Learning to Disagree in Love (Part I)

The two authors of this blog post have been having a good conversation over the past six months and thought it might interest others as well. First, though, it seems like a good idea to give you a little background about who we are and why we have been talking.
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Just a Few Days Left to Save Thousands of Children's Lives

With just a few days effectively left in this session of Congress, as a grassroots organizer I feel like I'm in the middle of a political thriller, the movie preview for which would include that d
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Peace or Partisanship? New START Reaches a Critical Juncture

Nuclear policy typically moves at a glacial speed, with opportunities for progress few and far between.
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Coal Country: Is it Mine or God's?

[Editor's Note: On 10.10.10, is coordinating 2700 events in 150 countries to address climate change
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Postcolonialism Comes Home

For most of us, the term "colonialism" conjures images of palm trees, pith helmets, and mosquito nets.
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Prayers for the Congo

The eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo has once more been a theater of serious violations of human rights.
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