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At the Heart of Global Woes, 157 of World's 200 Richest Entities Are Now Corporations, Not Governments

From massive inequality to the climate crisis, these powerful corporations "are able to demand that governments do their bidding"

Jake Johnson ·


Facebook Accused of 'Full-Frontal Suppression of Dissent' After Independent Media Swept Up in Mass Purge

The massive shutdown affected many progressive sites devoted to covering war, police brutality, and other issues neglected by the corporate media

Jake Johnson ·


WATCH LIVE: All-Night "People's Filibuster" Vows to Defeat Brett Kavanaugh

"We will go all night and all day until the votes are over - so bring sleeping bags, food, water, humor, and chants and join us for a last stand against this egregious Supreme Court nominee."

Common Dreams staff ·


Facebook Condemned for Empowering Right-Wing Magazine to "Drive Liberal News Outlets Into the Ground"

What do you achieve when you let the Weekly Standard operate as a fact-checker for one of the internet's most powerful platforms? "You achieve bullshit."

Jake Johnson ·


Stop Brett Kavanaugh — A Corporation Masquerading as a Judge

Just look at the record, Kavanaugh rules like he is a corporation masquerading as a human

Ralph Nader ·


With Midnight Deadline, California Senate Under Pressure to Pass Landmark Net Neutrality Bill

"We have one final vote left to go to get the strongest net neutrality protections in the nation passed out of the legislature and onto the governor's desk."

Jake Johnson ·


Creating 'Massive Media-Telecom Behemoth,' Judge Approves ATT-Time Warner Merger

"The decision to approve the AT&T/Time Warner merger further entrenches AT&T as a media gatekeeper that harms the public interest and opens the door for more media consolidation in the future."

Jake Johnson ·


As Deadline Fast Approaches, House Members Warned to Defend Net Neutrality or "Face Internet's Wrath"

"Any lawmaker of any party who fails to sign the discharge petition in support of the CRA will regret it come election time."

Jon Queally ·


'Jaw-Dropping' Report Reveals Rampant Wage Theft Among Top US Corporations

"Wage theft goes far beyond sweatshops, fast-food outlets, and retailers. It is built into the business model of a substantial portion of corporate America."

Jessica Corbett ·


Following Worker Revolt, Google to End Drone Technology Contract with Pentagon

"Kudos to all the Google employees who forced the company's hand on this."

Julia Conley ·

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