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Boeing, Obama, a Gold Watch, and 346 Dead

During his time as President of the United States, Barack Obama promoted the sale of Boeing planes—including the 737 Max 8 planes—around the world

Russell Mokhiber ·

Blaming Dead Pilots Brought to You by Boeing

Why would they do this? To shift the blame. After all, there is an active criminal investigation focused directly on Boeing and the responsible executives.

Russell Mokhiber ·

Despite Inclusive Rhetoric, Corporations Back Extremist State Legislators Waging War on Women

"In their corporate literature, these companies present themselves as champions of women and gender equality. But they have collectively donated hundreds of thousands of dollars to politicians seeking to roll back reproductive rights."

Eoin Higgins, staff writer ·

The Truth-Teller: From the Pentagon Papers to the Doomsday Machine

Daniel Ellsberg discusses the continuing existential threat posed by the military-industrial complex

Daniel Ellsberg ·

How to Lobby Washington to Death

A business model from hell and the war in Yemen

Mashal Hashem ·

In the Shadow of Warships and the Climate Emergency: On Getting Arrested at Bath Iron Works

Too few people are connecting the dots between our gigantic military and the climate crisis. But if we love our children, if we love the miracle of life, and all our fellow species—we must make this connection clear.

Robert Shetterly ·

'Disturbing': Trump Reportedly Reviewed Bolton Plan to Threaten Iran by Sending 120,000 Troops to Middle East

"If you are worried about a new war in the Middle East, you are in good company. In fact, you are probably not worried enough."

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·

Trump Nominates 'Embodiment of the Military-Industrial Complex' Patrick Shanahan to Lead Pentagon

Shanahan worked at Boeing, one of the world's largest defense contractors, for more than 30 years before joining the Trump administration

Jake Johnson, staff writer ·

Trump's Crusaders March to War on Iran

Welcome back to 19th-century gunboat diplomacy.

Eric Margolis ·

Forfeit Your Pay and Resign: An Open Letter to Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg

You are on the highest level of notice not to add to your already extraordinary record of criminally negligent decisions and inactions. Result – 346 innocent people lost their lives.

Ralph Nader ·