Tag Archives: poverty in America

The Battle to Impeach Trump Is Part of a Global Struggle for Democracy, by Henry Giroux

“Trump’s impeachment battle is part of the wider historical and global struggle taking place over democracy.”

Polly Mann | Hunger Pangs in the Belly of the Beast

Enacting the pending legislation, the advocates say, “will push millions of already struggling people deeper into poverty, and without question, will make hunger far, far worse in this country…” By Polly Mann  WAMM Newsletter  Volume 35, Number 6  December 2017 The financial publication Forbes reports this astounding fact: “The three wealthiest people in the United States—Bill […]

Chris Hedges | The Algebra of Revolution (Video)

The [capitalistic] system is incapable of internal reform. I obviously want to see a revolutionary movement that is nonviolent.

Bill Moyers | The Most Undercovered Stories of 2015 Parts One and Two

What did the mainstream media ignore this year? Reporters, editors and bloggers highlight stories that didn’t get nearly enough attention.

MLK: The King Philosophy

TheKingCenter.org A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual death.”      —Martin Luther King, Jr. Triple Evils Six Principles Of Nonviolence Six Steps of Nonviolent Social Change The Beloved Community TRIPLE EVILS  The Triple Evils of POVERTY, RACISM and MILITARISM […]

Americans Who Tell the Truth: W.E.B. DuBois

W.E.B. DuBOIS Writer, Teacher, Civil Rights Spokesman: 1868 – 1963 “Back of the problem of race and color lies a greater problem and that is the fact that so many civilized person’s are willing to live in comfort even if the price of this is poverty, ignorance, and disease of the majority of their fellowmen, […]