Jake Johnson, staff writer
"What we want to do is hold some of the politicians accountable for some of the campaign promises made and bring attention to the fact that something needs to change."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) addresses a rally against Trump Administration budget cuts to education funding outside the U.S. Capitol July 19, 2017 in Washington, D.C.
In a wide-ranging and fiery keynote speech last weekend at the 12th annual...
Common Dreams staff
Hundreds of planned vigils and events will "mourn for the lives that were lost...


In a stupefyingly tone-deaf turn of the racial tables, a perennially offensive NYPD union has released a video claiming cops are the hapless victims of a "strange form of racism” engulfing the country. "Because I am blue, I am vilified," says a voiceover as we see a cop just indicted for killing an older, mentally ill, black woman. No. You and your ilk are vilified for killing an older, mentally ill, black woman, and over 624 other, largely black people in 2017, so get a grip.