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President Obama’s requests from Congress to authorize the use of military force against the Islamic State. Phyllis Bennis joins MSNBC's The Last Word to discuss the authorization and Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to Congress.
The Obama administration wants a rubber stamp on its unwise, unlimited, and unauthorized new war in the Middle East. It shouldn't get it.
There's no better time for Sunni and Shia to sit down together and address not just ISIS but the injustice, intolerance, and inequality that birthed it.
Congress needs to shut down offshore tax shelters without rewarding the corporations that built them.
WalletHub interviews Marjorie Wood on income inequality, the racial wealth gap, and reforms that must be implemented at the policy level to tackle these issues.
The SEC finally moves, ever so slightly, against wagers that reward CEOs when their companies fail.
Phyllis Bennis joins MSNBC's The Last Word to discuss why current U.S. military strategy against ISIS isn't working and what alternative strategies should be used instead.
In films like American Sniper and The Interview, Americans are the heroes and "furriners" are the targets: an undifferentiated group of people so alien that they're practically subhuman.
Many eligible undocumented immigrants aren’t seeking deportation relief.
Spending a dollar on the IRS adds $255 to the federal budget.