Progressive Leads Queens DA Race, Shocking the Establishment

Progressive Leads Queens DA Race, Shocking the Establishment

June 26, 2019

31-year-old Public Defender Tiffany Caban ran an AOC-style grassroots campaign calling for an end to mass incarceration and radical reform to the prosecutor’s office

Trump Is Deepening the ‘Economic War’ Against Iran – Wilkerson

Trump Is Deepening the 'Economic War' Against Iran - Wilkerson
Trump might have called off an airstrike on Iran in the last minute, but he continues to wage an economic war on Iran, as he...

Advocates Rally To Help Baltimore Public Housing Residents Left Without Water for A Week

June 26, 2019
Advocates Rally To Help Baltimore Public Housing Residents Left Without Water for A Week

The community says they have been treated like second class citizens compared to residents of wealthier neighborhoods

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Sunrise Sits In at DNC Headquarters, Demanding Climate Debate

June 25, 2019
Sunrise Sits In at DNC Headquarters, Demanding Climate Debate

The day before the first Democratic debate in Miami, dozens gathered at the DNC to demand a climate debate. They say they plan to stay…

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Honduras Erupts on Eve of 10th Anniversary of Coup

June 26, 2019
Honduras Erupts on Eve of 10th Anniversary of Coup

Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez has sent the military into the streets to repress protests. At least 3 have been killed recently. Professor Adrienne Pine…

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Istanbul Election Shakes President Erdogan’s Power

June 26, 2019
Istanbul Election Shakes President Erdogan’s Power

Baris Karaagac discusses Ekrem Imamoglu’s victory in Istanbul’s mayoral election. President Erdogan had forced new elections after his party lost in March and now the…

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Oregon’s Cap and Trade Bill is Dead

June 26, 2019

Oregon’s Republican state Senators have gone into hiding to avoid voting on a groundbreaking climate bill. But the Senate’s top Democrat says his party can’t muster up the support to pass it, anyway.

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New York Passes Nation’s Most Comprehensive Clean Energy Legislation

June 25, 2019
New York Passes Nation's Most Comprehensive Clean Energy Legislation in the Nation

Adrien Salazar, who fought for the bill discusses how this bill, which calls for no fossil fuel energy by 2050, will affect poor communities hardest…

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Real Talk Tho: The Bay Area Reduced Murders, Can Baltimore?

June 26, 2019

The San Francisco Bay Area is fighting gun violence and winning. Why did gun deaths drop in the Bay Area, and are there lessons for Baltimore? Tougher gun laws, criminal justice reform, and well-funded violence reduction programs are being credited with a significant drop in shootings in the Bay Area. Could it work in Baltimore?…

Germany: Fighthing to keep the village

A German Village Fights for Survival Against Coal Mining

Partner Content Provided By: Deutsche Welle
June 25, 2019

Germany wants to phase out climate-damaging coal power by 2038. But before that, five villages in North Rhine-Westphalia are slated for demolition so that the lignite in the ground beneath them can be mined. Villagers are to be reimbursed and resettled, but now that Germany wants to phase out coal power, many want to fight…

Economic Update: Rise and Fall of the USSR

Economic Update: Rise and Fall of the USSR

Partner Content Provided By: Economic Update with Richard Wolff
June 25, 2019

This week on Economic Update, Professor Wolff goes beyond the simplistic, sterile Cold War debates of demonizers vs celebrants of the USSR as he delivers an in depth analysis of the USSR’s strengths, weaknesses, successes and failures from its revolutionary beginnings in 1917 to its implosion in 1989. The first episode of a special 2-part…

How a Baltimore Billionaire Won a Tax Cut Trump Said Would Help the Poor

How a Baltimore Billionaire Won a Tax Cut Trump Said Would Help the Poor

June 24, 2019

ProPublica’s Jeff Ernsthausen explains how a poorly-designed map boosted billionaire Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank’s development company

Where Do the Politics of Reparations Go From Here?

Where Do the Politics of Reparations Go From Here?

June 24, 2019

This week, the first congressional hearing on reparations in nearly 12 years was held on Capitol Hill. As the discussion on reparations matures, what needs to happen politically for the effort to move forward?

Columns

Oregon’s Cap and Trade Bill is Dead

By: Dharna Noor

June 26, 2019

Driving Financialization

By: Jomo Kwame Sundaram, Michael Lim Mah Hui

June 11, 2019

Loyal to their Class, Unhinged from Democracy

By: Mike Ferner

June 6, 2019

Baltimore Cop Charged with Perjury, Misconduct

By: Stephen Janis

May 29, 2019

Oppose Doug Ford’s Ontario Schools Budget

By: Dudley Paul

May 29, 2019

The (Small-d) Democrat’s Dilemma

By: Andrew Levine

May 24, 2019

Springtime for Biden and Democrats

By: Andrew Levine

May 17, 2019

Climate Emergency Manifesto

By: Socialist Project

May 14, 2019

Privatization Solution Worse than Problem

By: Jomo Kwame Sundaram

May 14, 2019

Why Ecuador?

By: Ola Bini

May 9, 2019

Fallujah Forgotten

By: David Swanson

May 6, 2019

An Open Letter to Extinction Rebellion

By: Norman Solomon

May 6, 2019

Can House Special Committees Fight the Climate Crisis?

By: Dharna Noor, Steve Horn

April 29, 2019

Activists Remain In Venezuelan Embassy With Gratitude From Foreign Ministry

By: Kevin Zeese, Margaret Flowers

April 25, 2019

The Baltimore Uprising: Four Years Later

By: Brandon Soderberg

April 19, 2019

Did The House’s New Climate Committee Snub the Sunrise Movement?

By: Steve Horn, Dharna Noor

April 16, 2019

David Bernhardt Confirmed as Interior Secretary

By: Steve Horn

April 11, 2019

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Narrated by Danny Glover, A documentary special reveals how climate change science has been under systematic attack; the multi-million dollar campaign allowed a climate change denier to be elected president (a new version with updated content and music)

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Is the Oil Industry Canada’s ‘Deep State’?

Justin Trudeau and Canada’s political elite are fighting for the Tar Sands and oil industry’s interests, even if it means that Canada misses its climate targets. We speak to Kevin Taft, ex-Liberal Party politician and author of ‘Oil’s Deep State.’

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