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China’s Catholics Rue Church’s Slide as Powers Debate Control
But the people most affected by these proposed changes — residents in places like Mindong — say they feel a sense of powerlessness, as if awaiting a storm that they cannot control. Photo A Catholic church in Lankou, [...]
Trump rebounds after polling slide
President Donald Trump’s summer swoon appears to be over. After months of declining poll numbers, the president’s approval ratings have stabilized — and even ticked up slightly — over the past month. Story Continued Below Following [...]

Paul Krugman: America has begun its slide into fascism

This article originally appeared on AlterNet. Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio proudly referred to his tent city prison as a “concentration camp.”  For decades, the former sheriff freely carried out his abuse and racial profiling, [...]

An adequate measure, or a slide down the slippery slope?

Germany leads fightback against fake news The article cites a Breitbart "report" about a fictitious mob attack on a German church that never happened. And there's of course Trump's claims about an incident in Sweden that [...]

Death penalty winning support after yearslong slide

This year’s election results suggest that reports of the death penalty’s demise may have been greatly exaggerated. Voters in three states — California, Nebraska and Oklahoma — lined up behind statewide initiatives in support of capital [...]