Economy

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Delegates protest the TPP on the DNC floor. (Photo: AP)
As Hillary Clinton prepares to accept the Democratic nomination for president on Thursday night, labor unions are ready to demand that she put an end to the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP ) —a longstanding point of contention for her campaign. Publicly shutting down the controversial 12-nation trade deal could keep lawmakers from introducing it to...
Nika Knight, staff writer
The United States is far behind other wealthy countries when it comes to...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Sounding another alarm for progressives wary of the Democratic establishment's...

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Man. Even as Repubs shamelessly fan the flames of a divided nation, cops in Miami shot an unarmed black behavioral therapist trying to calm an agitated autistic patient playing with a toy truck, even though the caregiver was lying on the ground with both arms in the air trying to explain to jumpy armed cops, "Sir, there's no need for firearms." Muses the black onlooker recording the incident, "Why they shoot the black boy?" Hmmm.