Ryan Black

Ryan Black

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Nuclear Proliferation is Not the Answer to Russian Aggression

Continued investments into nuclear weapons make us less safe and did nothing to deter Putin’s aggression in Ukraine. The only logical path forward is diplomacy. Russia’s criminal invasion of Ukraine…

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Anger Towards Russians In US—A Reminder Of Post-9/11 Insanity

Russiaphobia is poisoning a country that has spent years saying Black Lives Matter and Stop Asian Hate; our double standards are revealed as Russians living in the U.S. face the…

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Why Biden Should Legalize Marijuana Right Now

Medical marijuana is already available in 36 states. Recreational marijuana is legal in 18, while 27 states have decriminalized its use. In states where recreational marijuana is legal, things are…

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Indigenous Line 3 Activists Link Militarism and Climate Crisis

Line 3 is a tar sands pipeline — currently under construction — violating treaty rights and threatening more than 200 bodies of water with oil spills. It would have a…

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