Our massive new monopolies: Am...

Jun 9, 2015 by

[Translate] Sergey Brin, Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos (Credit: Reuters/Carlo Allegri/Beck Diefenbach/AP/Matt...

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ELIZABETH WARREN WON’T B...

Jun 2, 2015 by

[Translate] Even the Draft Warren folks now accept it: Warren won’t run. But she may have a new job come 2017 anyway Luke...

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FORECLOSED NATION: WALL STREET...

May 31, 2015 by

[Translate] If those affected by foreclosure were a voting bloc, we’d treat the crisis as the ongoing emergency that it is...

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Elizabeth Warren is winning: H...

May 23, 2015 by

[Translate] Take a look at how the liberal superstar is changing the debate on trade if you want to see the party’s future...

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This is why Amtrak train derai...

May 14, 2015 by

[Translate] The rails haven’t been important enough to anyone to invest sufficiently in repair/renewal. It’s a shameful legacy...

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“Dude, why didn’t you just sue...

Jan 19, 2015 by

[Translate] Salon speaks with embattled biologist Tyrone Hayes, subject of a new mini-documentary by Jonathan Demme Lindsay Abrams...

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Amazon’s frightening CIA partn...

Dec 7, 2014 by

[Translate] Hundreds of millions flow to Amazon from the national security state. It’s a kind of partnership we shouldn’t...

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Google’s secret NSA alliance: ...

Nov 20, 2014 by

[Translate] Inside the high-level, complicated deals — and the rise of a virtually unchecked surveillance power Shane Harris  ...

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“An ongoing criminal enterpris...

Nov 20, 2014 by

[Translate] Remember the housing nightmare that busted the economy? The crooks are back and here’s what they’re secretly...

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Water is the new oil: How corp...

Oct 6, 2014 by

[Translate] Water has become a commodity, Karen Piper tells Salon, and the world’s poor are paying the price Lindsay Abrams...

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Deepak Chopra: “I am pissed of...

Sep 13, 2014 by

[Translate] The guru of inner peace says his battle with Richard Dawkins is fueled by anger over his arrogance and posturing Tom...

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Liberals unleash “enormous” ex...

Sep 4, 2014 by

[Translate] In New York, Mayor Bill de Blasio is creating an entire new school grade. Here’s what’s at stake for all of...

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Cataclysm in suburbia: The dar...

Aug 31, 2014 by

[Translate] How the same things that contributed to the rise of the middle class are also now leading to its downfall Robert O....

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Vladimir Putin goes rogue: Ukr...

Aug 31, 2014 by

[Translate] Post-Cold War era’s over. Dealing with Putin means learning to talk to him, and respecting some legitimate concerns...

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More government shutdowns! McC...

Aug 20, 2014 by

[Translate] Mitch McConnell reveals his plan for a Republican Senate is to take hostages and bring back crisis government Simon...

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Beware the neocon exaggerators...

Aug 2, 2014 by

[Translate] Stop worrying about Putin: Russia is a second-tier economic and military power, and not a threat to U.S. interests...

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Darrell Issa’s ridiculous IRS ...

Jul 30, 2014 by

[Translate] The witch-hunting congressman has a plan to fix the IRS! It involves stripping the IRS of important powers Jim Newell ...

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My party has lost its soul: Bi...

Jul 27, 2014 by

[Translate] A former Clinton aide on how Democrats lost their way chasing Wall Street cash, order and new populism the party needs...

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Why our brains love the ocean:...

Jul 23, 2014 by

[Translate] Since time immemorial, tadalafil humans have been captivated by water. And the reasons go beyond evolution Wallace J....

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Organic food’s dirty secret: W...

Jul 20, 2014 by

[Translate] Just because food is labeled organic doesn’t mean it’s what you’re expecting, journalist Peter Laufer...

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Israel: America’s Frankenstein...

Jul 20, 2014 by

[Translate] Israel’s harshest critics and most ardent defenders agree on one thing: The battle is really about...

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Wingnuts’ anti-child disgrace:...

Jul 16, 2014 by

[Translate] The GOP sheriff accused of threatening an ex with deportation foments protest — to scare away immigrant children...

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Dick Cheney’s sadistic America...

Jul 13, 2014 by

[Translate] Six years into Obama’s presidency, no one has been forced to answer for Bush’s illegal war on terror....

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The animatronic presidency: Ho...

Jul 13, 2014 by

[Translate] At presidential museums, even the cynical melt before multimillion-dollar efforts to portray scoundrels as leaders Thomas...

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Amazon’s loathsome tax scheme:...

Jul 12, 2014 by

[Translate] T If Amazon had to pay its fair share of taxes, its bottom line would be squeezed. Finally, a level playing field...

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This is a religious civil war:...

Jul 8, 2014 by

[Translate] The Tea Party controls the House. Religious extremists run the Supreme Court. We’re approaching a very scary time...

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We are a corporate theocracy n...

Jul 4, 2014 by

[Translate] Christian right’s plan is simple: Dominate courts, state legislatures, and push their twisted morality on all of us...

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Supreme Court’s out-of-control...

Jul 2, 2014 by

[Translate] It may be incremental, but make no mistake: This court is using absurd eccentricities to legislate from the bench David...

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Stop pretending you’re not ric...

Jun 23, 2014 by

[Translate] When top Democrats deny their good fortune, it plays into GOP arguments they’re out of touch with average voters Joan...

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Tea Party’s embarrassing irony...

Jun 21, 2014 by

[Translate] Tea Party heroes like Rand Paul want a “democracy” in which politics’ biggest questions may never be...

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