Where Are the Skeptics as the Drums Roll for War with Iran?

Where Are the Skeptics as the Drums Roll for War with Iran?

June 14, 2019

Vijay Prashad challenges the media reality that Iran attacked the oil tankers, calling for a real investigation to uncover the truth

Sexuality and the End of the Catholic Church – RAI with Matthew Fox (6/8)

Sexuality and the End of the Catholic Church - RAI with Matthew Fox (6/8)
The refusal of the Church to purge abusers and pedophiles from the clergy and accept human sexuality as a blessing, is leading to the end...

Millions of Brazilians Join General Strike and Protests Against President’s Austerity Reforms

June 14, 2019
Millions of Brazilians Join General Strike and Protests Against President's Austerity Reforms

In what has become the largest mobilization against Brazil’s right-wing president Jair Bolsonaro, millions of Brazilians joined in the general strike, shutting down schools, banks,…

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Honduras: An Unholy Trinity of Oligarchy, Repression and Extractivism

June 14, 2019
Honduras: An Unholy Trinity of Oligarchy, Repression and Extractivism

In the Aguan River valley, land defenders struggle to protect their water from a mining project controlled by the wealthy Facussé family. Dimitri Lascari reports…

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Community-Driven Solutions Are Key to the Bay Area’s Declining Gun Violence

June 14, 2019
Community-Driven Solutions Are Key to the Bay Area’s Declining Gun Violence

What lessons can Baltimore learn from the Bay Area’s success in reducing homicides? We speak to two Oakland-based experts ahead of our June 18th town…

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The Fight to Restrict Abortion Could Cost Republicans the 2020 Election

June 14, 2019
The Fight to Restrict Abortion Could Cost Republicans The 2020 Election

As conservatives restrict abortion access state by state, women have begun to win political offices and even challenge President Trump for the highest office in…

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Women and African Americans Hit Hardest by Declining Jobs

June 14, 2019
Women and African Americans Hit Hardest by Declining Jobs

Women and African Americans dropped out of the labor market offsetting the number of people who claimed that they were unemployed. Women and African Americans…

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What Future for the UK with One-Third of Children in Poverty?

June 14, 2019
What Future for the UK with One-Third of Children in Poverty?

Philip Alston, UN Special Rapporteur, says the alarming rise of poverty in the UK is deliberate–and so too in the US

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COINTELPRO 2.0: Fighting Government Surveillance of Black and Muslim Organizations

COINTELPRO 2.0: Fighting Government Surveillance of Black and Muslim Organizations

June 14, 2019

The Black Identity Extremist Abolition Coalition (BIEAC) convenes its first conference to collaborate on efforts to fight FBI surveillance and targeting of Black and Muslim activists and communities as “Black Identity Extremists.”

Largest Animal Epidemic in History Is Due to Industrial Farming

Largest Animal Epidemic in History Is Due to Industrial Farming

June 14, 2019

The African Swine Fever outbreak, which has now spread to China, could result in the slaughter of 200 million hogs this year, in an effort to get the disease under control. Rob Wallace of the Agroecology and Rural Economics Research Corps outlines the causes and possible solutions

Daniel Ellsberg on the Release of the “Top Secret” Pentagon Papers

Daniel Ellsberg on the Release of the “Top Secret” Pentagon Papers

June 13, 2019

On the occasion of the 48th anniversary of the Pentagon Papers, Daniel Ellsberg describes the tension waiting for the publishing of the story: “The Times was on lock down with armed guards.. they were fearing an injunction”

California Defies Trump Policies by Giving Medicaid to Some Undocumented Young Adults

California Defies Trump Policies by Giving Medicaid to Some Undocumented Young Adults

June 13, 2019

California’s act to cover healthcare for undocumented people sets up national debate on the politics of immigration and healthcare

Israeli Authorities Confiscate and then Attempt to Sell Palestinian Classrooms

Israeli Authorities Confiscate and then Attempt to Sell Palestinian Classrooms

June 13, 2019

Ali Abunimah discusses the complicity of the EU, which donated pre-fabricated classrooms to Palestinian schoolchildren, but did not ensure that they would be used for the purpose of education, rather than as a way for the Israeli occupation forces to pillage Palestinian property for their own profit. Thanks to media outrage the sale of the…

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

Privatization Solution Worse than Problem

By: Jomo Kwame Sundaram

May 14, 2019

Climate Emergency Manifesto

By: Socialist Project

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

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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