Medical abuse allegations at ICE facility add to US history of forced sterilization

The imminent deportation of Pauline Binam, who alleges she was involuntarily sterilized in custody of Immigration and Customs Enforcement last year, was halted on Wednesday.

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How the pandemic undermines low income workers

Corporations are using COVID-19 as an excuse to treat low-wage workers as disposable

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Report reveals US State Department gave money to firm tied to Haitian police

The Trump administration has heavily contributed to the Haitian police force, quadrupling U.S. contribution “from $2.8 million in 2016 to more than $12.4 million last year.”

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The unrest in Kenosha didn’t come out of thin air

We have known about the over-policing of Black and brown communities there for a long time, experts say.

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Remembering Kevin Zeese: A fighter for peace and justice

Kevin Zeese speaks at event in 2013

Zeese was known for organizing around many human rights issues, centering opposition to U.S. imperialism abroad and mass incarceration at home.

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For Flint residents, money won’t buy forgiveness

A proposed $600 million settlement cannot compensate for Flint’s trauma, one activist says.

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Sanders supporters strike surprise blow against Rhode Island’s Democratic establishment

Progressives in Rhode Island explain how grassroots organizers, inspired by Bernie and AOC, defeated the state’s powerful Democratic machine.

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The Devolution of America

Stir Crazy! Episode 88: Today we are joined by TRNN climate reporter Aman Azhar, TRNN managing editor Lisa Snowden-McCray, and climate and housing organizer Rachel Eve Stein. Hosted by Kim Brown.

Underpaid and at risk, graduate workers protest college reopening plans

Graduate assistants at colleges and universities around the country have long fought for higher salaries and benefits on par with that of non-student faculty members, however, amidst COVID-19, the battle for improved working conditions has an increased sense of urgency.

California is burning because we have changed the climate

Climate change is making wildfires stronger while global warming makes heat waves more frequent, intense and longer-lasting.

Why are we just hearing evidence Trump knew dangers of COVID now?

Trump said he didn’t want to cause ‘panic’ while he stokes false fears about Antifa coming to the suburbs and an election that’s rigged against him. Meanwhile author Bob Woodward has come under fire for holding onto the tapes for months despite Trump’s public denials over COVID and the growing deathtoll.

Washington Mystics’ Myisha Hines-Allen, Ariel Atkins lead efforts in WNBA’s bubble

The team arrived to the court in white shirts with seven gunshot wounds painted on their backs. It was a stark reminder that just days prior Kenosha police officer Rusten Sheskey fired the same number of shots into Jacob Blake’s back

Columns

Remembering Kevin Zeese: A fighter for peace and justice

By: Sarafina Harper

September 15, 2020

Trump visits Kenosha, scene of vigilante murder

By: Jaisal Noor

September 1, 2020

When Nixon pushed postal workers, they pushed back

By: Marc Steiner

August 26, 2020

Silencing marginalized voices is not ‘good trouble’

By: Lisa Snowden-McCray

August 14, 2020

If UAW Members Ratify the Contract, What Does GM Get?

By: Frank Hammer

October 23, 2019

Africa’s Free Trade Area Misses Nigeria

By: Mattias Sköld

July 8, 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

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

An Open Letter to Extinction Rebellion

By: Norman Solomon

May 6, 2019

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TRNN Documentary: Trump, The Koch Brothers and Their War on Climate Science

We replay this TRNN documentary on the Koch Brothers and their war on climate science, on the occasion of David Koch’s death on August 23rd, 2019. Narrated by Danny Glover, this documentary special reveals how climate change science has been under systematic attack.

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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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