Naomi Klein Talks Capitalism a...

Oct 30, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] TRUTHDIG Screen shot/YouTube The author of “This Changes Everything” (and former Truthdigger of the Week) stops by the...

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How Cheap Wind Energy Threaten...

Oct 30, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Dylan Petrohilos/ThinkProgress by Ari Phillips Kansas Governor Sam Brownback once supported wind energy, but that was...

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The dangerous American myth of...

Oct 29, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] How invocations of “karma” and Zen are being used to justify deeply unequal systems of power Shawn Van...

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Bernie Sanders on Breaking Big...

Oct 29, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] October 29, 2014The only independent member of the US Senate says big money’s purchase of political power is a grave...

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Americans Need Leaders Who Und...

Oct 28, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Posted on Oct 28, 2014 By Robert Reich   TRUTHDIG Shutterstock This post originally ran on Robert Reich’s Web page....

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Midterms Prediction: Billionai...

Oct 28, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] By Andy Borowitz  THE NEW YORKER MAGAZINE Credit Photograph by KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty WASHINGTON (The Borowitz...

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Apocalypse Now: Seriously, It&...

Oct 27, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Activism   AlterNet / By Don Hazen We are losing badly to the corporate state. Here’s what we need to do. Photo...

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Did Elizabeth Warren Just Chan...

Oct 27, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]   By George Zornick, The Nation | Op-Ed  VIA TRUTHOUT Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts (Photo: Ninian...

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Instead of trying to feed the ...

Oct 26, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock Hungry, hungry humans By Nathanael Johnson   grist Every expert on the global food supply that I’ve talked...

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America’s ugly economic truth:...

Oct 23, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] The global economy is ailing, and the damage done by fiscal policy is going to come crashing. Here’s our sad fate...

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(VIDEO) Russell Brand: ‘...

Oct 21, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]   News & Politics   AlterNet / By Janet Allon Comedian points out that the truth is the truth on “Young...

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Americans Need to Get a Grip: ...

Oct 21, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]   Posted on Oct 21, 2014 By Robert Reich   TRUTHDIG Shutterstock This post originally ran on Robert Reich’s Web...

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Elizabeth Warren Is the Star o...

Oct 21, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Posted on Oct 20, 2014 By Eugene Robinson  TRUTHDIG Tim Pierce (CC-BY) Sen. Elizabeth Warren says she isn’t running for...

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Capitalism Is a ‘Suicide Syste...

Oct 20, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Posted on Oct 18, 2014 Screen Shot/YouTube On a recent episode of “The Trews,” Russell Brand sits down with author and...

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Place for Protest

Oct 19, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Paris’s historic center for dissent, Place de la République, gets an expansion and an update. Veronique Vienne ...

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Occupying Russell Brand

Oct 17, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]  by David deGraw October 17, 201412 minute read     Not to be confused with Being John Malkovich. This is a...

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Dick Cheney wants you to be ve...

Oct 16, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] The former VP predicts a “mass casualty attack” worse than 9/11 — and shamelessly defends torture VIDEO...

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Voter Fraud Vigilantes

Oct 16, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Mark Fiore   TRUTHDIG   By Mark Fiore With the midterm election coming up, voter ID laws are all the rage among...

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How Taxpayers Subsidize the Pr...

Oct 16, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Environment   Price of Oil / By Anna Simonton A little-known tax break allows the Kochs and other energy barons to...

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In Wisconsin, Dark Money Got a...

Oct 15, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Money & Politics October 14, 2014 by Theodoric Meyer  MOYERS & COMPANY After Democratic State Sen. Jessica King...

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Can Climate Change Unite the L...

Oct 15, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Environment October 14, 2014 by Naomi Klein  MOYERS & COMPANY This essay first appeared at In These Times, and was...

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Courts, Politicians Sowing Vot...

Oct 15, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Democracy & Government October 12, 2014 | Updated October 15, 2014 by Joshua Holland   BILL MOYERS.COM Less than four...

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White House Islamic State Stra...

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[Translate] By William Pfaff   TRUTHOUT White House/Pete Souza Last Sunday, President Barack Obama’s National Security Advisor Susan...

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Why are black lawmakers fighti...

Oct 13, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Basheer Tome By Brentin Mock   GRIST It’s worth taking a hard look right now at the National Policy Alliance, a coalition...

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Why Ayn Rand Is an Unlikely He...

Oct 12, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Screen shot/YouTube Posted by Natasha Hakimi Zapata   –  TRUTHDIG Screen shot/YouTube   HBO’s “Last Week...

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Chomsky: U.S. Spawned a Fundam...

Oct 12, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]   Books   Truthout / By C.J. Polychroniou   VIA ALTERNET Four decades plus of the esteemed academic’s writings are...

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Critics to Obama: ‘Draconian C...

Oct 11, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] War & Peace October 10, 2014 by Sarah Lazare  MOYERS.COM President Obama pictured during his first visit to the...

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These 10 countries have pledge...

Oct 7, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]  . By James West  GRIST Cross-posted from Climate Desk Poorer countries typically get the rough end of global...

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‘I’m Not A Scientist’: A Compl...

Oct 4, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] by Emily Atkin  CLIMATE PROGRESS From left to right: Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, Florida Governor Rick Scott, U.S....

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Chomsky: The Crass and Brutal ...

Oct 3, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] AlterNet / By Noam Chomsky For those concerned with the rights of the brutalized Palestinians, there can be no higher...

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