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Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney holds a news conference to discuss the Trump Administration's proposed FY2017 federal budget in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House May 23, 2017 in Washington, DC.

Bernie Sanders: Trump's budget is immoral

By Bernie Sanders
Donald Trump's proposed budget will make historic levels of wealth and income inequality worse, says Bernie Sanders. It shows he isn't the man he campaigned to be.
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Kevin McCarthy: We can end human trafficking

By Kevin McCarthy
Rep. Kevin McCarthy writes that, in response to the rise in human trafficking, the House of Representatives is introducing 13 pieces of legislation on the issue this week.
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 05:  U.S. first lady Melania Trump walks through the White House West Colonnade prior to a joint news conference April 5, 2017 in Washington, DC. President Trump held talks on Middle East peace process and other bilateral issues with King Abdullah II.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

What signal is Melania sending?

By Michael D'Antonio
Viral videos of the First Land and Donald Trump from their trip abroad have sparked speculation that they are locked in war of signals and symbols that mainly indicate, says Michael D'Antonio, that Melania is not happy.

Bergen: A pattern in terror -- second generation, homegrown

By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst
The Manchester attacker was a homegrown terrorist and the son of Libyan immigrants -- and may have struggled with a split identity -- feeling neither entirely Western nor of his parents' culture writes Peter Bergen.
Three women in lavish dress stand with nooses around their necks in protest of lynchings, 1946. (Photo by Afro American Newspapers/Gado/Getty Images)

Lynching re-emerges in new rhetoric of hate

By David Love
Language and images of lynching are re-emerging as tools of voilence and intimidation, but David Love writes that if we address this hateful rhetoric now, we can protect against its normalization.

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