As many American lawmakers, pundits, and advocacy groups remain conspicuously silent in response to U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to formally recognize Venezuela’s opposition leader as the “interim president”—a move that was denounced as open support for an attempted coup d’état—renowned linguist Noam Chomsky, filmmaker Boots Riley, and over 70 other academics and experts issued […]
Greg Leroy, Executive Director of Good jobs First, speaks at the forum, “Destroying the Myths of Market Fundamentalism,” held in Washington DC, on October 19, 2018 The post Corporate Tax-Break Subsidies: Boosting Monopolies, Fueling Inequality appeared first on The Real News Network.
As the fate of Julian Assange may soon be resolved, here is an in-depth look at the history of WikiLeaks, the infiltration of the activist communities and the strength & vulnerability of the world-changing publisher whose freedom is at stake, by Suzie Dawson. By Suzie Dawson Certain journalists would consult an almanac for Washington DC […]
Fossil fuel companies own our governments, so the number one goal of the movement is to weaken their grip and and then to expose the failed business model of the industry. We want them to re-direct investments to renewables, says Ellen Dorsey, Executive Director of the Wallace Global Fund The post Fossil Fuels Divestment Reaches […]
Photo source Payton Chung | CC BY 2.0 Anyone who has to consult Pew or some other national opinion poll to discover that the vast majority of Millennials and a healthy majority of Gen Xers “disapprove” of the Trump Administration probably doesn’t know anyone younger than fifty-four. The country needs to start taking these voices […]
WASHINGTON – The Trump administration’s decision to separate thousands of children from their parents at the southern border is the latest, and to date cruelest, step taken in its ongoing targeting of migrants fleeing violence seeking protection in the United States. The images and videos of children being held in jail-like conditions, stripped from their […]