Tag Archives: Independence Day

Evergreene Digest: This Revolutionary Moment

As we’ve covered in previous newsletters, there are now academic studies that demonstrate the lack of democracy in the US and that the government functions as a plutocracy that represents the needs and wishes of the wealthy elite. At the same time that the government is dysfunctional, we are experiencing multiple crises that demand immediate […]

William Rivers Pitt | Land of the Free, Unless You’re a Woman

“….With Tuesday’s orders, the conservative majority has effectively endorsed the idea that religious objections to insurance that covers any form of preventative healthcare for women have merit.” By William Rivers Pitt, Truthout | Op-Ed  Friday, 04 July 2014 09:15 Rise Up Times Editor’s Note:  Across the world women are under attack. Women in America did not expect these attacks to […]