Sunday, July 5, 2020

Racism v public health

“Racism is a threat to public health,” says medical professional (Physician Assistant, Preventative Cardiology) Leslie Gregory. Huh?  How...

Progressive Briefing for Thursday, August 9, 2018

The first ever Muslim Congresswoman, Zinke blames wildfires on environmentalists, Trump wants to open California's public lands to fracking, and more.

France passes controversial bill making cameras mandatory in all slaughterhouses

The French national assembly voted on Friday to monitor slaughterhouse practices and worker behavior to prevent animal cruelty as well as hygiene and safety violations.

Chelsea Manning has been released from prison

“For the first time, I can see a future for myself as Chelsea. I can imagine surviving and living as the person who I am and can finally be in the outside world.”

France to Ban Glyphosate Weedkillers

Monsanto maintains that their product is safe, and that the recent arguments over glyphosate or purely “political.”

World to cut emissions with or without Trump

Officials say future climate action will require farsightedness, political courage, intelligent regulations and getting corporations on board.

Interfaith solidarity: A Muslim-led crowdfunding campaign raises $120,000 in two days for victims of...

"We wish to respond to evil with good, as our faith instructs us, and send a powerful message of compassion through action."

Video: Everybody Has the Right to Healthcare

Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz talks about presidential contenders, and whether or not everyone has a basic right to healthcare.

Fooled Again

We have once more been baited and hooked by the corporate elites who look upon the electorate as malleable and disposable.

International collaboration to end violence

Can we do it? If we do not try, we will never know.