Solutions

Jon Queally, staff writer
Promising to put forth and lobby on behalf of two bold progressive policy ideas in the months ahead, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) has announced his intention to push for new pieces of legislation in the next session, one of which would break up the nation's largest Wall Street banks and another that would expand the Social Security program for all...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Adopting provincial strategies that have been shown to work—such as...
Leehi Yona & Diego Arguedas Ortiz, IPS News
LIMA, Peru - Even as the presence of major oil and gas corporations is nearly...

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Slow Sea Change Dept: The European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights has filed a criminal complaint against Bush torture program architects, calling for a German prosecutor to "ensure that those responsible for abduction, abuse and illegal detention do not go unpunished.” Astonishingly, the NYT has written a blistering editorial likewise calling for prosecution of "the torturers and their bosses," arguing, "The nation cannot move forward in any meaningful way without coming to terms,...