Trump turning US into ‘w...

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[Translate] Special rapporteur Philip Alston, fresh from fact-finding tour, issues devastating critique of US society and condemns...

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How the Right-Wing Media Total...

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[Translate] Environment Economist Michael Grubb says media climate deniers are at it again. By Lynn Stuart Parramore / AlterNet Photo...

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Global Ecological Economic Gro...

Dec 8, 2017 by

[Translate] Climate Change and Poverty? by ROY MORRISON   COUNTERPUNCH.ORG Is global ecological economic growth possible? Ecological...

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Could This Be the Solution to ...

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[Translate] By Liz Posner / AlterNet Photo Credit: Framlab /Mashable Winter is a brutal time for the homeless of America’s cities,...

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We Are Living in Perilous Time...

Nov 28, 2017 by

[Translate] Local Peace Economy Citizens are not sitting idly watching our democracy go under. By Frances Moore Lappé, Adam Eichen /...

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A civil rights ’emergenc...

Nov 28, 2017 by

[Translate] Environmental justice in America The Trump administration is peeling away rules designed to protect clean air and water,...

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Why Aren’t Dems in Congr...

Nov 27, 2017 by

[Translate] Economy Could congressional Democrats be showing their fealty to corporate America? By Steven Rosenfeld / AlterNet Photo...

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Capitalism Is Not Our Only Cho...

Nov 20, 2017 by

[Translate] Economy We have opportunities every day to build economies that lift each other up and spread joy. By Penn Loh / YES!...

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New study reaches a stunning c...

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[Translate] Building new renewables is now cheaper than just running old coal and nuclear plants. Joe Romm    THINKPROGRESS.ORG...

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The Right Way to Cut Corporate...

Nov 13, 2017 by

[Translate] By THE EDITORIAL BOARD    NYTIMES Photo Members of the House Ways and Means Committee during a markup of the Republican...

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‘Paradise Papers’ ...

Nov 12, 2017 by

[Translate] fs999 / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 Author Thomas Frank discusses the revelations regarding tax avoidance by some of the world’s...

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What Will It Take to Kill Foss...

Nov 12, 2017 by

[Translate] Earth & Energy by Brad Jones Creative Commons In Brief Renewable forms of energy are better for the environment than...

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U.S. Billionaire Bonanza 2017:...

Nov 12, 2017 by

[Translate] Economy Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, and Warren Buffet are the super rich guys. By Chuck Collins, Josh Hoxie / Inequality.org...

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The real budget-buster: The Un...

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[Translate] By Jen Hayden  DAILYKOS.COM These men and women need care when they come home and that should be factored in the true...

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America Has a Monopoly Problem...

Oct 25, 2017 by

[Translate] Economy & Work The Nobel Prize winner argues that an economy dominated by large corporations has failed the many and...

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The Democratic Party Must Part...

Oct 23, 2017 by

[Translate] Economy A former Clinton aide writes a love letter to big banks in the New York Times, conveniently forgets the 2008...

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Pollution kills more people ea...

Oct 20, 2017 by

[Translate] According to a landmark new study, the U.S. tops the list of developed countries with the highest rate of...

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Paul Krugman: Trump Is Lying T...

Oct 16, 2017 by

[Translate] News & Politics The president wants us to believe we pay huge rates and that cuts spur growth. It’s all hooey....

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Hightower: The Next Wave of th...

Oct 13, 2017 by

[Translate] Labor It sounds like science fiction, but automation is closer than you think. By Jim Hightower / AlterNet Robotic arm...

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Texas’ Monticello power ...

Oct 11, 2017 by

[Translate] Luminant Filed under Editorials at Yesterday Dallas Morning News Editorial If there were any remaining doubts, the age of...

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The End of Empire

Oct 2, 2017 by

[Translate] Mr. Fish The American empire is coming to an end. The U.S. economy is being drained by wars in the Middle East and vast...

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A neuroscientist who studies d...

Sep 10, 2017 by

[Translate] “The most important decision is who you surround yourself with” Image: REUTERS/Tom Miles This article is...

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How Local Housing Regulations ...

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[Translate] By CHANG-TAI HSIEH and ENRICO MORETTI   NYTIMES Houses fill the landscape near the Bay Bridge in San Francisco. Credit...

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Agenda 2030 Translator: How to...

Sep 3, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment By Aaron and Melissa Dykes It’s that time again: the United Nations is officially releasing the all new...

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Rebuilding Our Country Should ...

Aug 28, 2017 by

[Translate] Economy Don’t leave our critical roads and bridges in the hands of giant corporations. By Roxana Tynan / The...

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$10 Trillion Missing From Pent...

Aug 20, 2017 by

[Translate]   By Claire Bernish Over a mere two decades, the Pentagon lost track of a mind-numbing $10 trillion — that’s trillion,...

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The Legacy of the Financial Cr...

Aug 12, 2017 by

[Translate] Worldwide, political leaders have justified authoritarian behavior by saying they’re responding to a crisis — then...

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Our Broken Economy, in One Sim...

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[Translate] By DAVID LEONHARDT   nytimes Income Growth Over previous 34 years But now, the very affluent (the 99.999th percentile)...

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There’s a Pernicious Eco...

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[Translate] Labor We have to get very clear on what kind of environment enriches working people. The good ideas don’t come from...

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Jim Hightower: John Deere Is A...

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[Translate]   Economy Despite what corporations may claim, it’s your legal right to repair the stuff you own. By Jim...

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