U.S.

‘Remember These Names’: 33 House Democrats Just Joined the GOP to Give a Major Gift to Wall Street

May 26, 2018

“This bill will enrich banking giants like Citigroup and JPMorgan Chase that are already enjoying record profits. Disgraceful.” By Jake Johnson / Common Dreams. “It is reprehensible that our Congress has abdicated this responsibility in a clear move to cater to Wall Street,” Morris Pearl, chair of Patriotic Millionaires, said in a statement on Tuesday.…

US Bipartisan Support for Israel over Palestinians Is Breaking Down, New Study Shows

January 25, 2018

Pew polling reveals Israel has become a right-wing issue, with 79% of Republicans supporting it compared to just 27% of Democrats

U.S. and China Commit to Paris Climate Accord While Keeping Fossil Fuel Subsidies in Place

September 7, 2016

Subsidizing oil and gas companies runs counter to the Paris Agreement, says Alex Doukas of Oil Change International

US Unemployment Insurance

December 11, 2013
Most unemployed persons in US do not receive any insurance, while European countries and Japan offer higher benefit levels that last one to two years

Oil Drilling in the Latin America

October 22, 2013
Despite protests and previously stating her opposition, Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff auctions off 60% of Brazil’s largest oil field

Israel is an Example of an Economy Hijacked by Military-security Interests

July 28, 2013

Although the U.S has the world’s largest military industrial complex, Israel has the largest ratio of its economy dedicated to the military and security industry

Bolivia

July 4, 2013
South American bloc UNASUR holds emergency meeting condemning European and U.S. actions

Racism in Israel

March 31, 2013
Incidents of discrimination have doubled each year since 2008 and increasingly perpetrated by youth

TRNN Replay: African Refugees in Israel

March 31, 2013
Incidents of discrimination have doubled each year since 2008 and increasingly perpetrated by youth