All Views Articles for 2016-10-18

Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Deia Schlosberg
It's Outrageous That I'm Facing 45 Years in Prison for Filming a Climate Protest
Filmmaker arrested for documenting last week's #ShutItDown protests speaks out
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John Nichols
Paul Ryan: If Republicans Lose the Senate, Bernie Sanders Wins
The house speaker knows that if the GOP loses seats in Congress, Bernie Sanders could become the Senate Budget Committee Chairperson.
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Anna Tenuta
After Hurricane, Haitian Women Ready to Lead
Hurricane Matthew has devastated Haiti, but women are at the forefront of the recovery.
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Sandy Tolan
Throwing in the Towel on the Two-State Solution
What the bankruptcy of White House policy means for the Israelis and Palestinians
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Greg Kaufmann
How to Turn Anti-Poverty Work Into an Anti-Poverty Movement
About a month ago, I had the opportunity to spend a weekend at Harvard with a group of about 20 scholars and reporters. Many of them have worked for decades examining poverty-related issues—from...
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Linda Bilmes
The $5 Trillion Wars
This October marks 15 years since American troops entered Afghanistan. It was a precursor to the occupation of Iraq and is the longest military conflict in US history. Yet the trillions of dollars...
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George Goehl, LeeAnn Hall
Meet the “People’s Action 22”: Candidates Fighting For All Of Us
In the final weeks of a dispiriting presidential election, hope is on the horizon – and it’s down-ballot. That’s where you will find more and more everyday people deciding to challenge neoliberal...
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Jim Naureckas
Charges Dropped Against Amy Goodman–No Thanks to Corporate Media
North Dakota District Judge John Grinsteiner stood up for the First Amendment by dismissing “riot” charges against Democracy Now! ’s Amy Goodman ( Democracy Now! , 10/17/16 ). That’s more than you...
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Robert Parry
Good Deaths in Mosul, Bad Deaths in Aleppo
As the U.S.-backed offensive in Mosul, Iraq, begins, the mainstream U.S. media readies the American people to blame the terrorists for civilian casualties but the opposite rules apply to Syria’s Aleppo
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John Atcheson
Time for Some Mea Culpas from the Clinton Camp?
It looks like Clinton will win, but only because Trump is the weakest candidate ever to seek the office
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