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Bangor protesters stand in opposition to Trump SCOTUS nominee

Chanting “Our bodies. Our Lives. Our families. We decide,” and “Voting is a basic right, not just for the rich and white,” demonstrators gathered in West Market Square in Bangor on Thursday

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Maine kids file petition to force state to address climate change

A group of Mainers submitted a climate change petition for rulemaking to the state Department of Environmental Protection and Board of Environmental Protection last week requesting that the implement an

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Gov. LePage’s attacks on poor children and elderly test the limits of separation of powers

The Fourth of July strikes me as a good time to think about a foundational concept in American politics, and June has provided some perfect object lessons in Washington and

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Supreme Court ruling protects abortion rights in Maine

A ruling by the Supreme Court on Monday striking down abortion restrictions in Texas is also good news for Mainers’ access to safe, legal abortions, according to local women’s health