For a dead child who is one of the tens of thousands of victims of a civil war egged on by outside powers, there is no difference between a death caused by an airstrike or a chemical attack: The child is dead in both cases. However, the Trump administration used the gas attack in Khan Sheikhoun to self-righteously appear outraged and smug, while so many children are being killed every day by means of "conventional" war. Read more.
Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren told a room full of liberal activists on Saturday that the party needs to fully embrace polices such as higher taxes on the wealthy, wiping out student loan debt and criminal justice reform if they want to win the White House. Read more.