Kimberle Crenshaw, law professor and co-founder of the African American Policy Forum, discusses the death of Sandra Bland in the context of her report, "Black Girls Matter: Pushed-Out, Overpoliced and Underprotected" DATE: 2015-07-29
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Will the Greek Left Unite to Oppose Austerity? Dr. Panagiotis Sotiris, member of Antarsya, talks to Dimitri Lascaris about Syriza's failure to implement its anti-austerity program and the political options that are now available to the left in Greece DATE: 2015-07-27
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Economists Join the Fight For $15! PERI Economist Bob Pollin talks about his new co-authored petition calling on economists to support an increase of the federal minimum wage to $15 by 2020. DATE: 2015-07-27
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By Gareth Porter. This article was first published on Middle East Eye.
Buying into the narrative that Iran is a rogue nuclear state could harm the thawing of relations between the country and the US
I’m glad that the United ...
By Andrew Levine. This article was first published on Counterpunch. Netanyahu Humiliated
The Internet is a mixed blessing. One of its less welcome consequences, for Americans, is that newspapers have become hard to come by at the ...
By Ray McGovern. This article was first published in the Baltimore Sun.
If, as seems likely, President Barack Obama retains enough support to complete the nuclear deal with Iran, it will be largely because enough members of the House and ...
By Jayati Ghosh. This article was first published on The Hindu Business Line.
Writing on the wall: The Germans should know debt write-off can help Greece grow
Greece bashers often forget that Germany was the major beneficiary of debt write-offs ...
By Frank Hammer.
In mid-July, a controversy broke out over General Motors bankrolling rock star Kid Rock concerts in the wake of the the downing of the confederate flag in So. Carolina, Alabama, and elsewhere. The stink was raised by ...
By Eric Toussaint. This article was first published on Socialist Project.
On 5 July 2015, by a referendum initiated by the government of Alexis Tsipras and the Hellenic Parliament, the Greek people overwhelmingly rejected the austerity measures imposed by...
On Reality Asserts Itself, Ms. Principe talks about growing up in Portugal expecting the promise of the social state to be fulfilled, and becoming an activist in the fight against forces dismantling the achievements of the Portuguese revolution
On Reality Asserts Itself, Chris Hedges discusses his new book with Paul Jay; in part one they focus on the revolutionary significance of the life of Tom Paine, a man who understood the moral imperative of revolt and was willing to pay the price
On Reality Asserts Itself, Mr. Babones, author of "Sixteen for '16", says while he grew up in a right-wing, conservative working-class family, social science brought him to progressive public policy conclusions