Mismanaged waste ‘kills ...

May 13, 2019 by

Report says plastics adding to death tolls in the developing world from easily prevented diseases

read more

To Stop Global Catastrophe, We...

Apr 24, 2019 by

We have the technology to prevent climate crisis. But now we need to unleash mass resistance too – because collective action does work

read more

Wall Street, Banks and Angry C...

Dec 13, 2018 by

As we head into 2019, leaving the chaos of this year behind, a major question remains unanswered when it comes to the state of Main Street, not just here but across the planet.

read more

A Photographer Uses a Drone to...

Dec 3, 2018 by

Johnny Miller is a documentary photographer and filmmaker who has always highlighted urban, cultural, and social issues in his works.

read more

Evidence That Half of American...

Jul 9, 2018 by

[Translate]   By Paul Buchheit   COMMONDREAMS.ORG Guest writer for Wake Up World The extreme level of wealth inequality in the U.S....

read more

A Tax Plan to Turbocharge Ineq...

Dec 18, 2017 by

[Translate] David Leonhardt Photo People protesting against the Republican tax on Capitol Hill on Wednesday. Credit Tom Brenner/The...

read more

Warren and Sanders: Who Is Con...

Dec 18, 2017 by

[Translate] By ELIZABETH WARREN and BERNIE SANDERS Photo Credit Tim Peacock WASHINGTON — Over the past year, Republicans have made...

read more

How the Right-Wing Media Total...

Dec 15, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment Economist Michael Grubb says media climate deniers are at it again. By Lynn Stuart Parramore / AlterNet Photo...

read more

America Has a Monopoly Problem...

Oct 25, 2017 by

[Translate] Economy & Work The Nobel Prize winner argues that an economy dominated by large corporations has failed the many and...

read more

Danger of Dynastic Wealth

Sep 17, 2017 by

[Translate] Michael Vadon / CC BY 2.0 White House National Economic Council director Gary Cohn, former president of Goldman Sachs,...

read more

OUR POLITICAL ECONOMY IS DESIG...

Mar 9, 2017 by

[Translate] Poverty is not an abstraction. People wear it on their faces, carry it on their backs as a constant companion—and it is...

read more

FOREIGN AID IS NOT THE PROBLEM...

Mar 5, 2017 by

[Translate]  Sam Pizzigati, Inequality.org | Op-Ed At a feeding center supported by World Vision, local staff check children for...

read more

FAKE NEWS? HERE’S SOME R...

Feb 22, 2017 by

[Translate]   A decade ago, some barons of the media establishment designated themselves America’s official arbiters of political...

read more

BOOKER AND THE BIG PHARMA DEMS...

Jan 17, 2017 by

[Translate] January 17, 2017 Richard Eskow  AMERICANS FOR A SAFE FUTURE It’s devastating, and potentially lethal, when Americans...

read more

STEPHEN HAWKING – “...

Dec 18, 2016 by

[Translate]   Stephen Hawking We can’t go on ignoring inequality, because we have the means to destroy our world but not to escape it...

read more

MEET THE GUY CORRALLING BILLIO...

Dec 10, 2016 by

[Translate]   By Fran Korten, YES! Magazine | Interview In 1986, at the age of 26, Chuck Collins, the great-grandson of meatpacking...

read more

IT’S AYN RAND’S AM...

Dec 10, 2016 by

[Translate] News & Politics The GOP has been the party of cruelty for decades. In Trump, it’s found its champion. By Neal...

read more

“IT’S ALL COLLAPSE...

Dec 9, 2016 by

[Translate]   By Peter Hutchison, Kelly Nyks and Jared P. Scott, PF Pictures / Gravitas Ventures | Film Trailer Noam Chomsky, in a...

read more

HILLARY CLINTON’S INAUGU...

Dec 7, 2016 by

[Translate] Democracy & Government Here’s what we’d like to hear her say before Donald Trump takes office — a call...

read more

Voters Just Delivered a Mandat...

Nov 10, 2016 by

[Translate] Election 2016 Republicans have the House, the Senate, and Governorships. By Vijay Prashad / AlterNet Photo Credit: a katz...

read more

6.8 MILLION TEENAGERS ARE FOOD...

Sep 28, 2016 by

[Translate] Young adults are increasingly victims of a failing economy that is leaving them starving. By Michelle Chen    THE...

read more

THE AMERICAN SOLUTION: ARRESTI...

Sep 26, 2016 by

[Translate] Perhaps it’s time to change how Americans want justice distributed Rebecca Gordon, TomDispatch.com   VIA SALON.COM...

read more

THE BEST NEWS YOU DON’T ...

Sep 22, 2016 by

[Translate] Nicholas Kristof   NYTIMES The world is a mess, with billions of people locked in inescapable cycles of war, famine and...

read more

It Is Time to Begin the Proces...

Aug 25, 2016 by

[Translate] Inequality Our collapse from an “opportunity for all” middle-class economy to a...

read more

California’s War on the ...

Aug 17, 2016 by

[Translate]   By James Anderson, Truthout | News Analysis (Image: Lauren Walker / Truthout) A man experiencing homelessness in San...

read more

Stark New Evidence on How Mone...

Aug 13, 2016 by

[Translate] News & Politics Oversights of two generations of social scientists have weakened democracy. By Lynn Stuart Parramore...

read more

HILLARY CLINTON’S EMBRAC...

Aug 10, 2016 by

[Translate] Bernie Sanders should call on her to repudiate him as the war criminal he is. By Greg GrandinTwitter  THE NATION Former...

read more

HOW URBAN DESIGN PERPETUATES R...

Aug 1, 2016 by

[Translate] Our cities weren’t created equal. But they don’t have to stay that way. [Illustration: AvDe via Shutterstock]...

read more

NET NEUTRALITY RULING FINALLY ...

Jun 21, 2016 by

[Translate] Inequality This victory is a testament to the indefatigable work of millions of citizens determined to stand up to...

read more

SANDERS’ SUCCESS: DEMOCR...

Jun 12, 2016 by

[Translate]  THE PROGRESSIVE Roger Bybee Image courtesy of Hotvideogames. Hillary Clinton’s capture of the Democratic presidential...

read more