UK Labour Alarms Elites With Plan to Democratize Workplace, Public Ownership

UK Labour Alarms Elites With Plan to Democratize Workplace, Public Ownership

September 24, 2018

The UK Labour Party has unveiled proposals for what it calls the “greatest extension of economic democratic rights that Britain has ever seen.” The plan includes transferring a portion of company shares to workers and giving them a third of seats on company boards, and expanding public ownership of water and other utilities. We speak…

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As Koreas Make Peace, Will Trump End the War?

September 24, 2018
As Koreas Make Peace, Will Trump End the War?

At their third summit, the leaders of North and South Korea made new progress in their historic effort to bring peace to the Peninsula. But…

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Laura Flanders Show: Puerto Rican People’s Power #1YearAfterMaria

September 24, 2018
Laura Flanders Show: Puerto Rican People's Power #1YearAfterMaria

The Trump administration claims its response to Hurricane Maria was a “tremendous,” “unsung” success. Yet, what has been truly tremendous in the year since the…

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Is a New Global Financial Crisis Imminent?

September 23, 2018
Is a New Global Financial Crisis Imminent?

Economists Mark Weisbrot and Gerald Epstein face off to discuss whether 10 years after the Lehman Brothers collapse and the Great Recession of 2008 we…

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Green Party Candidate Barred From Ohio Gubernatorial Debate

September 23, 2018
Green Party Candidate Barred From Ohio Gubernatorial Debate

Ohio Green Party candidate barred from debates, continues aggressive campaign for Governor

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In Viral Video, Medea Benjamin Confronts Trump Official on Iran

September 21, 2018
In Viral Video, Medea Benjamin Confronts Trump Official on Iran

At a public event in Washington, DC, CodePink’s Medea Benjamin confronted Brian Hook, the head of Trump’s Iran Action Group, over the US withdrawal from…

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Brazil’s Historic Presidential Election: Left and Right Have Equal Chance of Winning

September 21, 2018
Brazil's Historic Presidential Election: Left and Right Have Equal Chance of Winning

Now that frontrunner Lula da Silva of the Workers Party has been eliminated from the presidential race, his running mate, Fernando Haddad and far-right Jair…

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Protest Targets Johns Hopkins' Multi-Million Dollar ICE Contract

Protest Targets Johns Hopkins’ Multi-Million Dollar ICE Contract

September 22, 2018

Dozens of students, faculty and community members marched through campus on Friday and delivered a petition demanding Baltimore’s Johns Hopkins University end its contract with Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard: It is Outrageous that The US is Supporting a Genocidal War in Yemen

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard: It is Outrageous that the US is Supporting a Genocidal War in Yemen

September 21, 2018

Over 5 million children are facing starvation and a cholera outbreak is raging in Yemen, the worst humanitarian crisis in the world, yet the US continues to support the Saudi bombing and destruction of the country, says Rep. Tulsi Gabbard

Trump's Methane Deregulation: Another Blow to Slowing Down Climate Change

Trump’s Methane Deregulation: Another Blow to Slowing Down Climate Change

September 21, 2018

The Trump administration announced new methane rules, which roll back rules President Obama had put into place to reduce pollution, capture methane for sale, and slow down climate change. Aaron Mintzes of Earthworks explains the implications

Alt-Right March for Israel, Human Rights Activist Smeared as Anti-Semitic

Alt-Right March for Israel, Human Rights Activist Smeared as Anti-Semitic

September 20, 2018

In Canada Dimitri Lascaris called on B’Nai Brith to disavow a white supremacist who called for Trudeau’s execution. He then found himself accused of being an anti-Semite

Trump Administration Sets the Lowest Refugee Intake Targets in US History

Trump Administration Sets the Lowest Refugee Intake Targets in US History

September 20, 2018

The U.S. is already doing far less for refugees than most developed nations and the latest reduction, from 45,000 to 30,000 refugees, does not even come close to reflecting the actual number who end up being admitted

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