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The Nation Endorses Cynthia Nixon: The ‘Progressive Champion’ New York Deserves

The Nation has endorsed activist and former Sex and the City star Cynthia Nixon, to be New York’s next governor. Citing her career as an “advocate” for “workers and citizens,” the liberal magazine described Nixon as “a proven fighter not just for education, but for marriage equality and women’s rights.”

Net Neutrality protest (Manjunath Kiran/AFP/Getty)

July 12 Day of Action for ‘Net Neutrality’ Morphing into ‘Battle for the Net’

On Wednesday, July 12, Net Neutrality advocates are planning a corporate “Day of Action” for online lobbying against President Donald Trump’s efforts to roll back the Obama administration’s policy. The effort is morphing into a 24-hour rage featuring 50,000 groups joining “hacktivist” wolf packs to fight Trump online.

Seattle Seahawks' Michael Benett said he would skip a trip to Israel because he wished "not only to see Israel but also the West Bank and Gaza so I can see how the Palestinians, who have called this land home for thousands of years, live their lives"

NFL Players Heed Pro-Palestinian Call to Boycott Israel Trip

TEL AVIV – Three NFL players have pulled out of a scheduled trip to Israel sponsored by the Israeli government following an open letter published by pro-Palestinian activists urging them to distance themselves from Israel’s “brutal” and “apartheid” policies.