We can start with the upcoming midterm election. Let every candidate know: If you take NRA money, we will remove you from office.

Autopilot Wars: Sixteen Years, But Who’s Counting?

The Journalist and the Fixer: Who Makes the Story Possible?

These party elites, consumed by greed, myopia and a deep cynicism, have a death grip on the political process. They’re not going to let it go, even if it all implodes.

Lobbyists, politicians and weapons manufacturers are the only beneficiaries of the massacre in Las Vegas.

The Trump Presidency: Or How to Further Enrich “The Masters of the Universe” 

If we’re going to prevent future wars, it cannot be about us the victims; it has to be about us and our government as perpetrators.

Totalitarianism is. . . a system in which human beings, both as individuals and distinct groups, become surplus, unnecessary, and unwanted, cease to have any intrinsic value as human beings — are dehumanized.

“Antifa is not a recipe for changing all of society,” Mark Bray, author of “Antifa: The Anti-Fascist Handbook,” tells Chris Hedges in a recent episode of “On Contact.”  “It’s a politics aimed at self-defense around a specific threat,” Bray says.

U.S. President’s apparent passion for cruelty speaks to a greater American illness.

Divestment from fossil fuels and weapons with Jonathan King, Susi Snyder, Terry Crawford-Browne. Moderator: Tony Jenkins

A United Nations study found that war and climate change were the driving forces of an increase in malnutrition worldwide in 2016.

As President Trump travels to Puerto Rico two weeks after it was devastated by Hurricane Maria, we go to the island for an on-the-ground report. Democracy Now!’s correspondent Juan Carlos Dávila traveled to the town of Utuado to speak with residents who have yet to get help other than a few bottles of water. He […]

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Minnesota Sierra Club director Margaret Levin estimated a time span of 1,000 to 2,000 years for the natural cleansing at tar sands site. Two thousand years ago was the time Jesus was said to be alive. A thousand years ahead is unimaginable.    By Susu Jeffrey  March 14, 2017…

Includes references to the current Novick/Burns series on Vietnam.   

Emma’s Revolution Sings! Songs of the Resistance

‘The future depends on what we do in the present.’

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 Meleiza Figueroa discusses how Colonization is more accurate vernacular than racism, and how capitalism classifies people to exploit them at the 2017 Democracy Convention during the Basics of Solidarity & Racial Justice panel.  Published on Aug 9, 2017 Media Revolt Meleiza Figueroa is a Ph.D. candidate in geography at…

“Non-violence is the greatest force at the disposal of mankind. It is mightier than the mightiest weapon of destruction devised by the ingenuity of man.” —Gandhi The “Non-Violence” (or “Knotted Gun”) sculpture by Swedish artist Carl Fredrik Reuterswärd on display at the UN Visitors’ Plaza. UN Photo/Rick Bajornas The International Day of Non-Violence is marked on […]

Investigative journalist Seymour Hersh is honored for his work for integrity and ethics by previous recipients of the Sam Adams Award and others.