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Why Seniors Like Me Are Fighting Against Medicare Direct Contracting and ACO REACH

I learned the hard way that if privatization prevails and Wall Street firms are allowed to make decisions about your health care, their profits will always come first.

Rick Timmins ·


Looks Like Another 'Bad Blue' Corporate Democrat Just Bit the Dust

Progressives who rely on small donors and support from grassroots activists are on the march.

Jeff Cohen ·


Why Should We the People Respect a Court That Subverts the Will of the People?

Here comes a six-person GOP majority of supreme justices determined to entrench corporate plutocracy, right-wing theocracy, and Republican sovereignty over all of us.

Jim Hightower ·


ICE Is Spying on You

A new investigation reveals the immigration agency has collected data on most Americans. It's the latest case in a worrying trend.

Farrah Hassen ·


As Big Oil Makes Record Profits—US Congress Needs to Stop the Profiteering at the Pump

High gas prices, climate change, and the war in Ukraine share a common cause.

Lindsay Owens ·


Overturning Roe Would Be an Economic Catastrophe for Women

Abortion rights are economic rights.

Asha Banerjee ·


Our Moral Duty to Rethink 'The Common Defense'

If we continue to live by the bastardized meaning and practice of endless wars and escalating Pentagon budgets, we will get what we pay for, militarized domestic and foreign policies and a society in deepening decay.

Kevin Martin ·


The US War Budget Is Failing Young People

Congress should stand up for Generation Z—and those who come after.

Jena Renae ·


The Energy and Food Crisis Is Far Worse Than Most Americans Realize

Whenever there's an energy crisis, it can quickly become an everything crisis.

Richard Heinberg ·


The Nobody: Name the Plague, Not the Murderer in Buffalo

The biggest problem with naming this nobody is that it will attract others like him, people who sense their own non-existence and want to affirm themselves by seeing their names in print or their picture on television.

Richard Eskow ·

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