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Why Won’t Democrats Acknowledge That?
For Israel to be seeking compensation from Arab countries and Iran is a moral travesty, especially as Palestinians refugees continue to languish in refugee camps across Palestine and the Middle East
As Benjamin Netanyahu demands a televised showdown with his corruption accusers and Roseanne Barr prepares to address the Knesset, the poverty of public discourse has never been more apparent
The Los Angeles teachers' strike isn't all about wages. At its core, the strike is a fight against a hostile takeover of public schools by the superrich
So long as Colombia’s peace accords fail to contend with the liberal economic order or challenge extractivism and militarism in the country, they will fall short of achieving true gender justice
If we rule out the collapsing bubble as the story for the next recession, we are left with the standard story that explains every recession since the end of World War II and before 2001
L.A. Teachers Strike Against Privatization & Underfunding
The Heat’s On Us
Johannesburg – World Bank president Jim Kim is an ex-leftist...
The only way Republicans can avoid being taken over by the Neo-Nazis the way they were previously taken over by the Evangelicals is to make a clean break with Trumpism and Breitbartism and Mercerism
With Nobody to Call to Stop Them
On Monday, the Los Angeles Unified School District teachers strike...
Though the US and its allies are unlikely to win victories against Iran or Bashar al-Assad, by keeping a permanent crisis simmering they ensure many civilians risk everything to flee to Europe
tAn appeal from the mortgage industry has resulted in hundreds of IRS staffers returning to the agency to carry out income verifications for lenders
Imprisoned HDP MP Leyla Güven is in critical condition after 68 days of hunger strike to demand an end to the isolation of Kurdish leader Abdullah Öcalan
Where Are We At? Where Are We Headed?
Tens of thousands of protestors are packing the icy January streets of Belgrade, Kragujevac, Niš and other Serbian cities in demonstrations that began in early December demanding an end to what to they call a dictatorship
I think that we should imagine and understand that the people in the misdemeanor system are not a “they”; they are an “us.” And that insight, to me, is the heart of the most important kind of criminal justice reform
For the first time in the 21stCentury it is possible to envision positive developments in the region as reducing the level of violence and turbulence
A Timeline of Border Fortification
On Jan. 1, 5.5 million women in the Indian state of Kerala (population 35 million) built a 386-mile wall with their bodies
Progressives: you are no longer the ugly stepdaughter of the Democratic Party. You own the joint. Now’s the time to demand what’s yours, what you want and what’s right
U.S. policy must support those in Guatemala who are struggling to maintain the rule of law, and Congress must demand that Guatemala's anti-impunity commission be allowed to continue its work
While Iran does not have nuclear weapons, North Korea does. That is North Korea’s insurance policy against U.S. military aggression
Ever since the foundation of the American Republic, there has been both praise for and suspicion of the press
As long we continue to fail to question the world economic system, our conditions will only worsen
The degradation of American society since 1980 has been deliberate and ruthless...
Ron Dellums appreciated the struggle against racism is permanently joined with those against sexism, militarism, and capitalism
Interview on Single Payer, Climate Devastation, Impeachment
Interview on the socio-economic transformations taking place within the core of the European Union and how much time is left until it disintegrates
Chris Hedges and Joe Lauria, journalist and editor-in-chief, Consortium, discuss efforts to force #WikiLeaks publisher,...
The Trump administration is actively exploring the option of placing Venezuela on the state sponsor of terrorism list, to further intensify sanctions that have already caused significant damage to Venezuela’s economy
Discussing the recent Israeli special forces operation inside the Gaza Strip that killed 7 Palestinians and one Israeli soldier, as well as Israeli air strikes and a potential ceasefire
Bolsonaro’s victory is highly consequential in its own right: for the 210 million people who live within the borders of the country he and his tyrannical movement now dominate, as well as for the region and the globe
This Reuters article says “The Maduro regime is illegitimate and...
Something about the connection among “seats” and “votes” at the...
Bill Blum passed away early last month in Virginia. Many...
According to numerous reports, the world’s billionaires keep increasing in...
The Social Institutions and Gender index (SIGI) was first launched...
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Mason: High Score, Low Pay
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