The Coming Collapse

May 21, 2018 by

[Translate] Truthdig It is impossible for any doomed population to grasp how fragile the decayed financial, social and political...

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The American Renaissance Is Al...

May 15, 2018 by

[Translate]   By David Brooks ImageAfter this car-free mall in Fresno, Calif., failed to attract pedestrians, it was converted back...

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Noam Chomsky Explains Exactly ...

May 13, 2018 by

[Translate] “The Sanders campaign, the most remarkable feature of the ’16 election by far, broke with the long-standing...

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These Should Be the End Times ...

May 13, 2018 by

[Translate] It is time to start treating American patriotism – the most deadly form of identity politics – as a question, not an...

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Want to Bring Down Donald Trum...

Apr 30, 2018 by

[Translate] If Donald Trump is taken down, it may well be the bean counters who ultimately do it. By Rebecca Gordon / Tom Dispatch...

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Syria – A Case Study in ...

Apr 29, 2018 by

[Translate] Chris KanthanSott.net   Cover of The Economist, August 31st, 2013 Dear diary, many of my colleagues are unhappy about the...

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Mapping the Koch Conspiracy

Apr 20, 2018 by

[Translate] The sophisticated system that powers the plutocrats’ coup THE MISSION THE BROTHERS KOCH want nothing less than to...

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Here’s what happens when you t...

Apr 18, 2018 by

[Translate] Joe Romm THINK PROGRESS.COM Earth’s average global temperature from 2013 to 2017 compared to a baseline average from 1951...

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Chomsky: ‘The Republican...

Mar 25, 2018 by

[Translate] Visions The renowned linguist and cognitive scientist on where we stand as an economy, as a country, and as human beings....

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15 Years After the Iraq Invasi...

Mar 24, 2018 by

[Translate]   By Stephanie Savell Via OtherWords.org U.S. Has Spent $32 Million Per Hour on War Since 2001 This March marked the...

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Overthrow: 100 Years of U.S. M...

Mar 13, 2018 by

[Translate] News & Politics America committed a variety of human rights abuses, all under cover of “spreading...

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Thom Hartmann: We Live in a Co...

Mar 1, 2018 by

[Translate] Human Rights The young people see this situation for what it is: Corruption. By Thom Hartmann / AlterNet Photo Credit: a...

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How the Pentagon Devours Ameri...

Feb 28, 2018 by

[Translate] News & Politics Corporate welfare for weapons makers. By William Hartung / TomDispatch Child wearing a gas mask...

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‘Orgies While People Are...

Feb 26, 2018 by

[Translate] News & Politics Staff hired prostitutes at aid sites and tried to cover it up. By Amy Goodman / Democracy Now! The...

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As the Trump Administration Re...

Feb 25, 2018 by

[Translate] As the Trump Administration Retreats on Climate Change, US Cities Are Moving Forward   By Maxwell Palmer, Katherine...

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Koch Brothers Bankroll Move to...

Feb 25, 2018 by

[Translate] Politics A constitutional convention, something thought impossible not long ago, is looking increasingly likely. By Alex...

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Top 10 Signs the U.S. Is the M...

Feb 25, 2018 by

[Translate] News & Politics American democracy is being corrupted out of existence. By Juan Cole / Informed Comment Photo Credit:...

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‘Sloppy and carelessR...

Feb 25, 2018 by

[Translate] A cascade of courtroom standoffs are beginning to slow, and even reverse, the EPA rollbacks thanks to the...

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Embracing Bold Platforms, Prog...

Feb 13, 2018 by

[Translate] News & Politics “If we reelect the same Democratic Party that we had going into this mess, then we’re...

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Pentagon Watchdog Calls Out Tw...

Feb 13, 2018 by

[Translate] News & Politics AFRICOM has a drug war and missing money to the tune of $500 million to explain. By Nick Turse /...

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Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Ma...

Feb 11, 2018 by

[Translate] By CORAL DAVENPORT    NYTIMES Photo The Lake Pontchartrain Causeway in Louisiana is one of the projects listed by...

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The Growing Danger of Ecosyste...

Feb 11, 2018 by

[Translate]   By Curtis Johnson, Truthout | News Analysis (Photo: Chris) Exposing the wrongdoing of those in power has never been...

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ET TU AMERICA?

Jan 24, 2018 by

[Translate]  JOE COSTELLO Et Tu America? “It is true that the history of past centuries ought to be the instructress of the...

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Jimmy Carter: The U.S. Is an “...

Jan 16, 2018 by

Former president Jimmy Carter said Tuesday on the nationally syndicated radio show the Thom Hartmann Program that the United States is now an “oligarchy” in which “unlimited political bribery” has created “a complete subversion of our political system as a payoff to major contributors.”

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Corporate Powers Are Stealing ...

Jan 15, 2018 by

At least five federal agencies targeted, from internet protections to predatory lending and investments

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Why the 25th Amendment Route f...

Jan 13, 2018 by

[Translate] Trump Trauma As Trump’s presidency begins its second year, talk of the 25th Amendment is back on the table—but...

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Thom Hartmann: Time to Overthr...

Jan 8, 2018 by

[Translate] The Right Wing Is it time to bring a monarchy to the United States, or time to end one? By Thom Hartmann / AlterNet Photo...

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At the Golden Globes, Hollywoo...

Jan 8, 2018 by

[Translate] Frank Bruni    nytimes Photo Oprah Winfrey holds her Cecil B. DeMille award at the Golden Globes on Sunday evening....

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A Gentle Corrective for the Ep...

Jan 7, 2018 by

[Translate] BRAINPICKINGS. “It is the intentions, the capacities for choice rather than the total configuration of traits which...

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The Very Real Threat of Climat...

Jan 4, 2018 by

[Translate] Environment Christian Parenti discusses the role of both politics and the state in the climate crisis. By Paul Sliker,...

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