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Rights & Justice

Assange Wins. The Cost: The Crushing of Press Freedom

The labeling of dissent as mental illness cannot be seen as a victory.

Jonathan Cook ·

Federal Judge Rejects Attempt by Wisconsin Trump Allies to Overturn Biden Win

Their argument, said the judge, "lies somewhere between a willful misreading of the Constitution and fantasy."

Jessica Corbett ·

Mexico's Lopez Obrador Wants to Give Asylum to Julian Assange

"Assange is a journalist and deserves a chance," the Mexican president said Monday.

Andrea Germanos ·

'Good': Billionaire-Backed Effort to Upend US Healthcare System Collapses After Just 3 Years

"For-profit corporations ruined our healthcare system. They're not going to be the ones to fix it."

Andrea Germanos ·

Google Workers Form Union to 'Promote Solidarity, Democracy, and Social and Economic Justice'

The tech titan "has a responsibility to its thousands of workers and billions of users to make the world a better place," two of the union's leaders wrote. "We can help build that world." 

Brett Wilkins ·

Want Bargaining Rights With That?

“We can now say that New York City is the first place in the country where fast-food workers will no longer be at-will employees."

Luis Feliz Leon ·

The Covid-19 Vaccine: Another Ugly Face of Israeli Apartheid

The rollout of the Covid-19 vaccine perfectly illustrates Israel's apartheid system.

Yumna Patel ·

Welcome 2021! Go Away, 2020!

Four years of the worst, most malicious, most demagogic, most crooked, most lying president in American history will come to an end in less than three weeks.

Diane Ravitch ·

As Trump Extends Visa Ban and Court Upholds Insurance Mandate, Advocates Urge Biden to Quickly Reverse Anti-Immigrant Policies

The healthcare ruling, said one immigrant rights advocate, "makes clear that the Biden administration must move swiftly to rescind all of President Trump's xenophobic presidential proclamations."

Brett Wilkins ·

The US Dictatorship of (White) Capital and Its Tools of Bamboozlement

Like three card monte scammers everywhere, the oligarchs that rule the United States strive constantly to keep the populace guessing where the “money card”—in this case, the real power in society—is located.

Glen Ford ·

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