Pollution Kills an Estimated 9 Million People Every Year

Pollution Kills an Estimated 9 Million People Every Year

In one year, a population the size of New York City is exterminated through a global epidemic that is within our power to prevent: dirty air and water...

December 17th, 2017 |  


Alex Azar, Trump’s HHS Pick, Has Already Been a Disaster for People With Diabetes

Alex Azar, Trump’s HHS Pick, Has Already Been a Disaster for People With Diabetes

Last year The New York Times published an op-ed urging the break up of the “insulin racket.” But rather than break it up, Trump has nomina...

December 16th, 2017 |  


Fake News and the Death of Democracy in Cambodia

Fake News and the Death of Democracy in Cambodia

At half past midnight on September 3, more than 100 police raided the home of Cambodia’s opposition leader, Kem Sokha. The security forces hustl...

December 15th, 2017 |  


Construction Requires Laborers

Construction Requires Laborers

According to U.S. Department of Labor, more than a half-million jobs are expected to be created in the building construction trades by 2024. That repr...

December 15th, 2017 |  


Trump Front Man for GOP Heist

Trump Front Man for GOP Heist

In the past few weeks, President Donald Trump has, in no particular order: tweeted out anti-Muslim propaganda, disgraced a ceremony honoring Navajo co...

December 15th, 2017 |  


ICE Admits Gang Operations Are Designed to Lock Up Immigrants

ICE Admits Gang Operations Are Designed to Lock Up Immigrants

Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced last week the results of what it considered to be a law-enforcement victory. In September and October th...

December 14th, 2017 |  


Trump’s Pentagon Wants to Make Nuclear Weapons More ‘Usable’

Trump’s Pentagon Wants to Make Nuclear Weapons More ‘Usable’

Maybe you thought America’s nuclear arsenal, with its thousands of city-busting, potentially civilization-destroying thermonuclear warheads, was...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Who Could Have Predicted Trump? Poland, and Hungary, and Slovakia.

Who Could Have Predicted Trump? Poland, and Hungary, and Slovakia.

He was a rich businessman, an outspoken outsider with a love of conspiracy theories. And he was a populist running for president.In 1990, when Donald ...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Was the Trump Campaign Working With WikiLeaks and the Russians to Undermine the Clinton Campaign?

Was the Trump Campaign Working With WikiLeaks and the Russians to Undermine the Clinton Campaign?

Let’s put two and two together, then add one more item of breaking news from the Senate Judiciary Committee about Jared Kushner, and then specul...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Democrats Can Win in Alabama—and Everywhere

The trick to mastering the constantly shifting American political landscape is to get ahead of the changes that are sure to come. That’s not alw...

December 11th, 2017 |