Shock: Congress Plots to Pay f...

May 27, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] News & Politics It’s a move that will result in deaths. By Gaius Publius / AlterNet It just doesn’t get...

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WATCH: Elizabeth Warren Gives ...

May 27, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] News & Politics “They represent the rich and the powerful who don’t want their taxes raised, who...

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The media’s sickening Sanders ...

May 27, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Bernie Sanders’ 2016 campaign reveals how skewed our attitudes toward wealth and taxation have become VIDEO Simon...

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If You’ve Wondered Why So Many...

May 27, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Emily Atkin CLIMATE PROGRESS Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., one of the Senate’s most high-profile deniers of climate...

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Glenn Greenwald, I’m sorry: Wh...

May 26, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] After 60 years in public life, my first reaction to Snowden leaks was rage. I was wrong. So was most of the media Hodding...

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Why We Need to Take Sy Hersh’s...

May 24, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] (AP Photo/Rahimullah Yousafzai) Early in 2009, just before Barack Obama took office, I shared an elevator with Michael...

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Elizabeth Warren is winning: H...

May 23, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Take a look at how the liberal superstar is changing the debate on trade if you want to see the party’s future...

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VIDEO: How to Reinvent Educati...

May 23, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   Posted on May 23, 2015 By Robert Reich This post originally ran on Robert Reich’s Web page. Senator Bernie Sanders...

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VIDEO: Edward Snowden: When Yo...

May 23, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] TRUTHDIG In an exclusive one-hour interview with The Guardian, the NSA whistleblower weighs in on the recent (somewhat...

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Obscure Government Document Sh...

May 22, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] “This is not a trade agreement. It’s about intellectual property and dispute settlement.” By Zaid...

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PRIME SINISTER: Meet the New F...

May 21, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] World Meet the people who make up Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s latest cabinet. By David Sheen / AlterNet...

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ERRORS AND LIES

May 21, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   Paul Krugman Surprise! It turns out that there’s something to be said for having the brother of a failed president...

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9 depressing predictions for t...

May 21, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Each of these national security stories is guaranteed to surface at least once in the decades to come Tom Engelhardt,...

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The Clintons Made Wall Street ...

May 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] News & Politics The Clintons’ wealth is derived from an army of corporations that benefited from the laws the...

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The Really Awful Truth About C...

May 18, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Joe Romm   CLIMATE PROGRESS Cary Grant and Irene Dunne in a scene from the movie “The Awful Truth.” (AP Photo) So Vox...

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4 U.S. Companies Getting Rich ...

May 16, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] News & Politics They’re are striking contracts with the Department of Defense to supply missiles, helicopters...

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37 Ways to Reform the Economy ...

May 14, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Unlike the presidential candidates, Joseph Stiglitz, Elizabeth Warren and the Roosevelt Institute offer specifics. By...

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What the New York Times gets s...

May 14, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] A new essay in the NYT Magazine claims that Dems are in the grips of a disastrous identity crisis. Nope, sorry Heather...

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The vindication of Edward Snow...

May 14, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] The 2nd Circuit’s decision on a key provision of the Patriot Act is a huge deal, expert tells Salon Elias Isquith  ...

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This is what ripping holes in ...

May 14, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Republicans in South Carolina fought Obamacare tooth and nail, and their constituents are paying the price Simon Maloy...

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Major Climate Denial Funders H...

May 13, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Environment Untraceable cash is flowing through sister organizations Donors Trust and Donors Capital Fund, described as...

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The 10 Biggest Lies You’ve Bee...

May 12, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] News & Politics You can call it “misleading” or “offering half-truths,” but when push comes...

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Chris Christie Makes Big Admis...

May 11, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Katie Valentine  THINK PROGRESS New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie delivers his budget address, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in...

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What Would Happen if Women Wer...

May 10, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Janet Yellen, Christine Lagarde, and Brooksley Born (AP/Charles Dharapak, Reuters/Mike Theiler, AP/Jacquelyn Martin) If...

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Here’s how Bernie Sanders, the...

May 10, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Brookings Institution By Ben Adler GRIST The Democratic presidential primary race got its second major candidate last...

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‘The Texas of Canada’ Just Ele...

May 9, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Emily Atkin CLIMATE PROGRESS Rachel Notley of Canada’s New Democratic Party beat former premier Jim Prentice in the...

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What It Really Means to Call H...

May 9, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] NY TIMES Photo Credit Illustration by Javier Jaén First Words By MARK LEIBOVICH Late in George W. Bush’s first term, the...

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Russell Brand’s Epic Political...

May 9, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] #FREEDOM In the grand scheme of things, Russell’s temporary lapse of judgment, as spectacular as it was, is just a minor...

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How to break the political sil...

May 5, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Tom Burke   THE GUARDIAN To get green policies high up on the political platform where they belong, we need to show how...

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Bernie Sanders calls for ̵...

May 3, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Self-described socialist and 2016 presidential candidate takes aim at influence of big money and criticises Clinton...

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