Naomi Klein | The worst of Donald Trump’s toxic agenda is lying in wait. A major U.S. crisis will unleash it.
So, in a very real sense, preventing war and averting climate chaos are one and the same fight.
ALEC is a corporate bill mill. It is not just a lobby or a front group; it is much more powerful than that.
The Deep State – a.k.a. the police state, a.k.a. the military industrial complex – has taken over.
The philosopher casts a cold eye on the economic facts of American life in the 21st century. He looks at the 10 principles of concentration and power at work in America today.
William Hartung | The American Way of War Is a Budget-Breaker: Never Has a Society Spent More for Less
Put another way, preparations for and the pursuit of war will ensure that any future America is dirtier, sicker, poorer, more rickety, and less safe.
The Paris talks signalled an important change in the climate movement as thousands of activists gathered from all over the world to organise global action.
The roots and strength of local grassroots organizations
As you can see, those whom the American people have elected into office are often among the “upper crust” of society.
Since our “leaders” seem incapable, we will need to lead ourselves, it appears.
Forbes [magazine] noted that “the results are not pretty.”
“Trump has accomplished only one thing that is remarkable—he’s awoken American democracy like never before” By Nadia Prupis, staff writer Common Dreams April 28, 2017 “If sustained, this golden era of citizen activism may indeed be one of President Trump’s greatest legacies—albeit unwittingly.” (Photo: http://www.shotboxer.com/cc) Some of the nation’s leading watchdog groups released reports this week […]
Based on a trove of more than 11 million leaked files, the investigation exposes a cast of characters who use offshore companies to facilitate bribery, arms deals, tax evasion, financial fraud and drug trafficking.
Corporations are working with the Department of Commerce to eliminate the few but significant labor and environmental protections . . .
Trump’s plans unsurprisingly represent a threat to our global environmental conditions and the rights of workers domestically and abroad.
Tax resistance — in all its forms — does matter.
We need to listen to John Pilger’s warning and break the silence about the possible use of nuclear weapons.
Dark Times are truly upon us.
Wrongheaded Calls to “Give Trump a Chance”
Trump’s ‘America first’ trade policy will be bad for working Americans.
It’s a pitch as old as the hills; we know it yet we still buy it.
There are now eight people (six are Americans) with more wealth than half the world’s population.