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Should Public Higher Education Be Free?

February 12, 2014
University of California AFT president Robert Samuels explains it is possible to provide free college education to all U.S. students, and as a consequence solve the student debt problem and the rising costs of tuition

Immigration Advocates Face Serious Challenges in Passing Reform in 2014

January 21, 2014

Despite nationwide mobilization, immigrant advocates acknowledge they have failed to reform a broken immigration system

Obamacare Debate: Flowers vs. Baker

September 30, 2013

Economist Dean Baker and Dr. Margaret Flowers debate the merits of the Affordable Care Act

Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Disaster

September 30, 2013
Arnie Gundersen: Japan’s PM claims Fukushima is safe but the nuclear disaster is underfunded and lacks transparency, causing the public to remain in the dark

Japan

September 30, 2013
Arnie Gundersen: Japan’s PM claims Fukushima is safe but the nuclear disaster is underfunded and lacks transparency, causing the public to remain in the dark

Venezuela’s Real Division Over Who Benefits from Oil Wealth

March 5, 2013

Alex Main: American “Mainstream” media accuses Chavez of leaving Venezuela “divided and polarized”, but Venezuela is not divided over Chavez’s personality, it’s whether oil wealth will go to the people or the elite

Why is Israel Undermining the Palestinian Authority?

December 24, 2012

Sher Hever: After shoring up the PA, Netanyahu now trying to push back further right parties in Israeli elections

Fiscal Cliff “Crisis” Manufactured to Prey on the Weak

December 13, 2012

Rob Johnson: Real crisis is the cost of health care which has nothing to do with Medicare or Medicaid

Micromanaging the Syrian Revolution

December 10, 2012
Vijay Prashad: Western countries bemoan intolerable conditions facing Syrian people but do little to support UN refugee efforts

50 Children Killed and 450 Injured in Israeli Attack on Gaza

November 27, 2012

Jihan Hafiz in Gaza: As people dig out of the rubble, a Palestinian doctor says civilians were targeted by Israeli attack