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Workers Are Asking, Whose Side Are You On?

Auto workers, nurses, pilots, hotel workers—they’re all going on strike. Trump boasts about the "economic miracle," but most workers aren’t experiencing it.

Jesse Jackson ·


The End of Asylum?

Trump’s asylum ban and kangaroo tent courts threaten to destroy a pillar of international humanitarian law. What can we do?

Julia Paley ·


Climate Strike/Auto Strike: Same Struggle, Same Fight

We want a future, a future we can live in, in a society that values people and planet, now and coming up.

Laura Flanders ·


You Might Be Surprised at How Far Americans Are Willing to Go to Overthrow the Power of Big Pharma

No industry is more unpopular than the pharmaceutical industry.

Nancy J. Altman ·


Big Polluters Respond to Greta’s Climate Call With "Woefully Short" Ambition

Most leaders still pledge climate action out of one side of their mouth and continue investing in fossil fuels out of the other.

Andy Rowell ·


Trump's Ukraine Call 'Not-a-Transcript' Proves This Is 'Stupid Watergate'

The Trumpists release a non-transcript that is nonetheless incriminating—for the president, for his attorney general, and for Rudy Giuliani.

Charles P. Pierce ·


The Case for Impeachment Goes Way Beyond Ukraine

Democrats need to take Trump’s crimes against people and the planet as seriously as those against Joe Biden.

Peter Certo ·


Impeach Trump? Yes. But Don't Forget Complicity of McConnell and GOP

The party's silence makes it partly responsible for the fact that at the helm of the country is a corrupt and craven want-to-be autocrat who tramples the Constitution on a regular basis.

Lisa Gilbert ·


Why on Earth Is Nancy Pelosi Protecting Donald Trump?

The House Speaker is directly, and personally, undermining the role of Congress as the sole institution of government designed to hold to account a corrupt, inept, and destructive executive. 

Robert Freeman ·


What Corporate Media Like Best About Elizabeth Warren: She’s Not Bernie Sanders

Why has Warren—who has positioned herself as Bernie Sanders’ closest ideological competitor, and a vocal crusader against corporate control over the political system—so far escaped the scathing and skeptical coverage Sanders has received?

Julie Hollar ·

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