Tag Archives: Tom Paine

The Nation’s 2017 Progressive Honor Roll

“The moral arc of the universe is long, but it bends toward justice.” Here are some of the progressives who bent the arc in 2017.

Ira Chernus: Apocalypses Everywhere — Is There Any Hope in an Era Filled with Gloom and Doom?

 Tomgram:  Ira Chernus, What Ever Happened to Plain Old Apocalypse? By Ira Chernus  TomDispatch.com  February 25, 2014 Read Tom Engelhardt’s introduction here. Wherever we Americans look, the threat of apocalypse stares back at us. Two clouds of genuine doom still darken our world: nuclear extermination and environmental extinction. If they got the urgent action they deserve, they would be […]

Stream Online> Shadows of Liberty: How does corporate control of media threaten democracy?

Shadows of Liberty:  How does corporate control of media threaten democracy? This film has been shown at film festivals around the world, but not in the U.S.  Don’t miss this opportunity to see it in its entirety now. The full film is being streamed online in conjunction with the National Conference on Media Reform in […]