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Celebrate Medicare’s 50th Birthday By Expanding It To All
The nation has a lot to celebrate when Medicare turns 50 on July 30 . Medicare has brought care and dignity to millions of seniors, relieving their suffering and extending their lives. Medicare: Protect It; Improve It; Expand It. Before President Lyndon Johnson signed Medicare into law in...
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Making Money From Their Blood: Cheney's Former War-Profiteering Company Is Suing Veterans It Poisoned in Iraq
Larry Roberta, one of the 12 Oregon plaintiffs, with his medications. Photo by Rob Finch/The Oregonian. Front photo of Cheney by Gage Skidmore/Veteran by U.S. Marines Corps. Proving there is no level of low Dick Cheney and his cronies will not go, Halliburton-linked, scum-sucking defense contractor...
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The Empty Chair Is Every Woman
The tide - cultural and perhaps legal - may have finally turned against America's dad and serial rapist Bill Cosby with a devastating cover story in New York Magazine featuring the stark photos and searing stories of 35 of 46 women who to date have accused Cosby of rape, drugging and sexual assault...
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What This Conference Was For: Cleveland Cops Body-Slam and Pepper-Spray Peaceful Black People
Pepper-spraying cop caught on Twitter You Can't Make This Stuff Up Dept: Moments after hundreds of energized activists streamed out of the Movement for Black Lives Conference, Cleveland police body-slammed, arrested and handcuffed a 14-year-old boy - for allegedly either being intoxicated, lacking...
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Sending Citizens Summons to Members of Congress
With the long congressional recess in August through Labor Day approaching, “We the People” have the opportunity to do more than complain about the Congress and individual Senators and Representatives. There are many issues affecting you and your communities that need to be addressed by members of...
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This Is How We Get Free
Photo by Blair Ryan In a bit of surreal synchronicity, Sandra Bland's video on why Black Lives Matter has surfaced even as her family prepared to bury her, the movement's founders declared her the victim of "state violence," and up to 1,000 black activists gathered in Cleveland for the first...
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Fear and Anxiety Eat With Us: Cycling For Gaza's Traumatized Kids
The 2013 Cycling4Gaza team. Front photo of brother and sister in Gaza by Press TV Cycling4Gaza, credit Kareem Salman Cycling4Gaza, credit Kareem Salman With hundreds of thousands of Gazan children enduring what one doctor calls "continuous PTSD" - from nightmares to apathy to fear of leaving home...
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We Are In Battle, Patriots
Terry Jackson guards a recruiting station in Cleburne, Texas. Photo by Rose Baca/AP Nobody knows yet what prompted Kuwait-born Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez to shoot and kill five people last week at a Chattanooga, Tenn. Navy support center last week; investigators have found no formal ties to...
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I Will Light You Up: Cop Goes Ballistic In Video of Sandra Bland Arrest
Texas police have released chilling, almost hour-long video footage of the dubious July 10 arrest of Sandra Bland, a 28-year-old black woman found dead in her cell three days later, though several documentary filmmakers and others have now charged it's been edited . Meanwhile, the Texas Rangers and...
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The Hearts of the People
Photo by Chris Keane/Reuters. Front photo by John Moore/Getty About 50 members of a dwindling KKK, several swastikas in tow, marched on the South Carolina statehouse this weekend in sweltering heat to protest the demise of the Confederate flag, the stealing of "our heritage" and "the freedom out of...
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