Thursday, 24 August 2017 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG
  • In Phoenix, Trump Says "Love" but Spews Racism

    Trump takes advantage of a popular misconception about racism -- that it is something held in the heart. In reality it is a system of oppression that promotes power and privilege.

  • Why Robert E. Lee's Character Is Irrelevant

    Regardless of the nuances of Robert E. Lee's behavior and historical context, his statues represent white supremacy, and that's why they must be taken down. Ultimately, Lee's legacy is the defense of enslavement.

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Ali Gharib

Ali Gharib

Ali Gharib is a national security reporter for ThinkProgress covering US foreign policy in the Middle East, particularly Iran. Before joining the Center for American Progress, he wrote and blogged for Inter Press Service as well as the Columbia Journalism Review's website, ForeignPolicy.com, and AlterNet, among other outlets. Ali holds a BA in philosophy from Boston College, a MS in philosophy and public policy from the London School of Economics, and an MS in journalism from Columbia University.

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Ali Gharib

Ali Gharib

Ali Gharib is a national security reporter for ThinkProgress covering US foreign policy in the Middle East, particularly Iran. Before joining the Center for American Progress, he wrote and blogged for Inter Press Service as well as the Columbia Journalism Review's website, ForeignPolicy.com, and AlterNet, among other outlets. Ali holds a BA in philosophy from Boston College, a MS in philosophy and public policy from the London School of Economics, and an MS in journalism from Columbia University.

Other articles by this author