Should We Feed Hungry Children...

Sep 9, 2019 by

What if, instead of military interventions, the US decided to fight global poverty?

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Just Hours Before Trump Unleas...

Jul 20, 2019 by

Just hours before President Donald Trump took to the stage in Greenville, North Carolina and unleashed more racist vitriol against Rep. Ilhan Omar and other progressive members of Congress, 137 House Democrats joined a united Republican caucus on Wednesday to kill articles of impeachment that sought to hold the president accountable for sparking “fear and hatred of new Americans and people of color.”

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This dark new event revealed t...

Jul 20, 2019 by

Recently, Republicans have demonstrated a huge amount of concern over the idea that there might be someone in Congress who holds anti-Semitic views.

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They Are Concentration Camps —...

Jun 20, 2019 by

The words “Holocaust” and “concentration camp” were trending on Twitter on Tuesday. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez had referred to the prison camps that migrant children are being kept in as “concentration camps,” and a virtual war erupted.

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Why Those Who Loathe Trump Fin...

Jan 9, 2019 by

Throughout our country’s history politics have always been divisive, so much so that the Civil War was fought over slavery, at times pitting neighbor against neighbor, brother against brother.

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A Letter on Loyalty, Agency, U...

Nov 19, 2018 by

This is not intended to persuade or to convince, it is my voice and my experience and my truth.

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The Cruelty Is the Point

Oct 8, 2018 by

President Trump and his supporters find community by rejoicing in the suffering of those they hate and fear.

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Should ‘Race’ Be Taught in Hig...

Sep 14, 2018 by

Biology textbooks of yore were replete with ignorant classifications…

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Hurricane Victims Don’t ...

Oct 17, 2017 by

[Translate] “Raw sewage continues to be released into waterways and is expected to continue until repairs can be made and power...

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JPMorgan Chase Pledges $2 Mill...

Sep 3, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment Race is the most significant predictor of a person living near pollution. By Patrick McCully / AlterNet The...

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MY DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE

Jul 5, 2017 by

[Translate]    by Marcella  VAXTRUTH.ORG Written by Marcella Piper-Terry, M.S., Founder of VaxTruth.org I admit to being a lazy...

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WHAT THEY WANT TO HIDE TELLS Y...

Jun 21, 2017 by

[Translate] Democracy & Government Trump and his Wall Street cronies want to freeze — and no longer make public — bank reporting...

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IT’S TIME FOR A DISARMAM...

Jun 12, 2017 by

[Translate] Nuclear Arms and Proliferation War and Peace Anti-nuclear activism Nelson Mandela knew that racism, injustice, and the...

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IN NORTH CAROLINA, PIGS DON...

May 4, 2017 by

[Translate]   By Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan U.S. Department of Agriculture / CC BY 2.0 There are 10 million people in North...

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3 REASONS WHY CLIMATE CHANGE I...

Apr 30, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment Climate change isn’t just about carbon and polar bears; it’s also about who has power and who...

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How Climate Change Leads to Vi...

Apr 25, 2017 by

Drought, desertification and deforestation are some of the climactic phenomena that have led to environmental racism and violence in postcolonial regions.

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FLINT, STANDING ROCK PROVE THE...

Jan 8, 2017 by

[Translate]   By Cristina López G., Media Matters | News Analysis In 2016, major environmental crises that disproportionately affect...

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POPULISM, REAL AND PHONY

Dec 23, 2016 by

[Translate] Paul Krugman   NYTIMES Photo Credit Max Whittaker for The New York Times Authoritarians with an animus against ethnic...

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Black America and the Passing ...

Nov 28, 2016 by

[Translate] Human Rights Fidel Castro immediately had a special significance for countless Black Americans. By Bill Fletcher, Jr. /...

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As Trump Reminds Us, We Have H...

Nov 28, 2016 by

[Translate] Election 2016 Donald Trump’s victory represents something as old as the nation itself. By Frank Joyce / AlterNet Donald...

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THE U.S. GOVERNMENT IS ALREADY...

Nov 27, 2016 by

[Translate] PRISON BOON   “QUARTZ” Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates. (AP Photo/J. David Ake, File) Written by Hanna...

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DONALD TRUMP’S VICTORY I...

Nov 9, 2016 by

[Translate]  By LeeAnn Hall and George Goehl, Campaign for America’s Future | Op-Ed Donald Trump’s election to the...

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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...

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Obama to Reinforce the Militar...

Aug 11, 2016 by

[Translate] By Glen Ford / Black Agenda Report  TRUTHDIG Exile on Ontario St. / CC BY-SA 2.0 Black activists confronted police terror...

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Police Are Using Tragedies in ...

Jul 17, 2016 by

[Translate] Grayzone Project As Black Lives Matter protests continue, police are clamoring to bulk up their arsenals. By Sarah Lazare...

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AMERICA HAS NEVER BEEN SO RIPE...

May 2, 2016 by

[Translate]   Democracies end when they are too democratic. And right now, America is a breeding ground for tyranny. Illustration by...

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THE FUTURE FOR FLINT’S C...

Mar 26, 2016 by

[Translate] By MONA HANNA-ATTISHA   NYTIMES Credit Arianna Vairo Flint, Mich. — THE World Health Organization’s “action level” for...

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OUR NOMINEE IS A DISASTER: TIM...

Mar 16, 2016 by

[Translate] Why there’s no chance in hell I’m voting for Hillary — and you shouldn’t either H. A. Goodman ...

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Chris Hedges: How One City Is ...

Feb 14, 2016 by

[Translate] Investigations Chris Hedges investigates the ways in which a radical city councilman and a civil rights attorney...

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HEALTH IS WHERE THE HOME IS

Jan 16, 2016 by

[Translate]   By Susan Sered, Susan Sered’s Blog | Op-Ed VIA TRUTHOUT Maybe it’s because of the bitterly cold...

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