New York Passes Nation's Most Comprehensive Clean Energy Legislation in the Nation

New York Passes Nation’s Most Comprehensive Clean Energy Legislation in the Nation

June 25, 2019

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 hit by the climate crisis

Trump May Stumble Into War With Iran Over Belligerent, Incoherent Policies

Trump May Stumble Into War With Iran Over Belligerent, Incoherent Policies
The Nation’s new National Correspondent Jeet Heer sees the mix of warhawks Bolton and Pompeo, complicit Republicans, meek Democrats, and an erratic president as volatile...

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

June 24, 2019
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…

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

June 24, 2019
How a Baltimore Billionaire Won a Tax Cut Trump Said Would Help the Poor

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

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Economic Update: Rise and Fall of the USSR

Partner Content Provided By: Economic Update with Richard Wolff
June 25, 2019
Economic Update: Rise and Fall of the USSR

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…

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Where Do the Politics of Reparations Go From Here?

June 24, 2019
Where Do the Politics of Reparations Go From Here?

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…

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Greece Heads Towards New Election – Can Syriza Survive?

June 24, 2019

Founding member and EU parliamentary candidate Michalis Spourdalakis analyzes Syriza’s recent loss in the EU election and evaluates Syriza’s chances for staging a comeback

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‘Deal of a Century’: A Push for the Permanent Occupation of Palestine

June 24, 2019
'Deal of a Century': A Push for the Permanent Occupation of Palestine

Sonya Meyerson-Knox discusses US Ambassador Friedman’s and Chief Negotiator Greenblatt’s comments on annexing Palestinian land and why the Deal of the Century is dead on…

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Cop Caught on Body Cam Arresting a Man for Talking

Cop Caught on Body Cam Arresting a Man for Talking

June 24, 2019

The illegal arrest by a Baltimore City cop has lead to charges of false imprisonment and misconduct, but also reveals a deep-rooted reason why police seek to silence critics

‘We can’t flush our toilets, we can’t take baths, it’s a crisis situation’

June 23, 2019

Residents at the Edgar Allan Poe Homes say they remain without adequate running water one week after a water main break

Are Immigration Detention Centers Concentration Camps?

Are Immigration Detention Centers Concentration Camps?

June 23, 2019

Aviva Chomsky discusses the reality of refugees coming to the U.S in light of the controversial statement of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez that refugees are kept in concentration camps

Venezuelan Community Builds Solidarity Pharmacy to Counter Sanctions

Venezuelan Community Builds Solidarity Pharmacy to Counter US Sanctions

June 23, 2019

The economic sanctions have severely affected Venezuela’s ability to import life-saving medicines. At least one community, however, is responding by creating their own solidarity pharmacy. Michael Fox reports

The Central Park 5 and the Rise of Donald Trump

The Central Park 5 and the Rise of Donald Trump

June 23, 2019

The Central Park/Exonerated 5 case is a horrifying example of the injustices committed against marginalized youths in the criminal justice system–and it has a deep connection to the rise of Donald Trump.

Columns

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

An Open Letter to Extinction Rebellion

By: Norman Solomon

May 6, 2019

Fallujah Forgotten

By: David Swanson

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

Scandal-Plagued Baltimore Mayor Takes Leave of Absence

By: Brandon Soderberg

April 1, 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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