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Blue Wave or Red Wave? No Way to Tell

November 6, 2018

By Barbara Koeppel / Truthdig. Based on a 1,500-mile interviewing trek that I took outside the Beltway for 12 days two weeks ago—to Pittsburgh, Indianapolis, Rock Island, Ill., Toledo and Akron, Ohio, and several points in between—one thing seems certain: Don’t hold your breath on election eve for crossovers. On a single issue, Democrat and…

Gubernatorial Candidate Madaleno Blasts Gov. Hogan on Climate Change Following Ellicott City Flooding

June 4, 2018

Democratic candidate affirms his belief in public education and says that the historic Ellicott City flood is evidence that we must address the threats posed by climate change and overdevelopment

US Politics

September 21, 2017
The FBI says fans of Insane Clown Posse are a violent gang, but those fans think they’re being targeted because of class prejudice

Outraged Riders Say Republican Governor’s Bus System Has Left Them Stranded

June 27, 2017

Emotions boiled over at the Baltimore War Memorial as bus riders blasted a new system that promised to improve transit times

Michigan Anti-Union Law Drafted by ALEC

December 4, 2013
Google’s progressive image is being questioned after it contributed funds to conservative groups like ALEC and Heritage Action

Canada Stands Firm Against Iran Nuke Deal, Cozies Up to Israel & Saudi Arabia

December 3, 2013

Canada defies international consensus on Iran as PM Harper seeks to increase weapons sales to Saudi Arabia

How the Working Class Can Fight Corporate Giants

December 3, 2013
Leo Panitch: Giant corporations like Wal-Mart actively suppress unionization among workers

Ratner: Obama Must Move to Close Guantanamo Now

November 20, 2013

Michael Ratner: 12 years after Guantanamo’s opening, the prison holds 166 people, 86 who are cleared for release, after President Obama and Congress has failed to close it.

NYPD Undercover Spying Unit Revealed As Extensive, Far-Reaching

September 10, 2013

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Matt Appuzo discusses how the NYPD intelligence gathering targets everyone from Muslims to Republican convention attendees