Chris Hedges, USA 01/16/2018 0

The Visionless Society

Imagine yourself in early 2019.
Dave Lindorff, USA 01/16/2018 0

Time to Call out US Militarism for What It Is: The Key Threat to America’s Security

No more worshiping of the military
Tom Engelhardt, USA 01/16/2018 0

Mapping a World From Hell: 76 Countries Are Now Involved in Washington’s War on Terror

He left Air Force Two behind and, unannounced, “shrouded in secrecy,” flew on an unmarked C-17 transport plane into Bagram Air Base, the largest American garrison in Afghanistan. All news of his visit was embargoed until an hour before he was to depart the country.
Thandisizwe Chimurenga, USA 01/15/2018 0

Baltimore’s Apartheid Schools: Students Forced To Sit in 40 Degree Classrooms

The problem is not that funding is especially hard to come by in Maryland in any general sense. In fact, Maryland has been ranked as the wealthiest state in the United States. The problem is that schools in the city of Baltimore are considered to be “apartheid schools.”
John Kiriakou, USA 01/15/2018 0

Would Eric Holder Have Prosecuted Huma Abedin?

President Donald Trump called (again) last week for the Justice Department to initiate a criminal investigation of former Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin after the State Department posted thousands of emails and other documents that were found on the laptop of Abedin’s estranged husband, former congressman and current federal sex offender Anthony Weiner.
Christen A. Smith, USA 01/15/2018 0

The Fallout of Police Violence Is Killing Black Women Like Erica Garner

If the world is to truly begin to take steps to preserve black women’s lives, then we must take this into account in our discussions.
John Feffer, USA 01/14/2018 0

Trump and the Neocons Are Exploiting an Iran Protest Movement They Know Nothing About

The last time Iranians went out onto the streets in large numbers, they were protesting what they thought was a stolen election.
Richard Eskow, USA 01/14/2018 0

The GOP’s 100-Year War Is Bigger Than Taxes or Trump

While the nation obsesses about Trump, he and his fellow Republicans are radically rewiring our political and economic order.
Chuck Collins, USA 01/14/2018 0

Help For Struggling Millionaires Is On the Way

It isn’t easy being a millionaire these days, especially if you’ve got less than $20 million. Fortunately, Congress is watching out for you.
David Swanson, USA 01/13/2018 0

How It Could Finally Be Possible to Prosecute War as a Crime

War is a crime. The International Criminal Court has just announced that it will finally treat it as a crime, sort-of, kind-of.
Jon Jeter, USA 01/13/2018 0

Since 2008 Financial Crisis, Wall Street Is The Grinch That Keeps Stealing Christmas

Hauling everything they owned in two grocery carts, Anderson and his three teenage children had put in a good 12 hours in their trek from Silicon Valley’s northern edge en route to the Promised Land, Berkeley, which was still another 14 miles away as the crow flies.
Juan Cole, USA 01/13/2018 0

Trump’s Disastrous Year In The Middle East

Chaos in Syria.