Monday, June 21, 2021

Shrewd deceptions: Lying by omission

Understanding how misguided and arguably insane our military priorities and spending are.

Sanders says Congress must combat GOP attacks on voting rights in ‘any and every...

"We can disagree on all kinds of issues, but taking away the right of people to participate in American democracy is unacceptable and the Congress must address that."

America’s greatest danger isn’t China. It’s much closer to home.

The greatest danger we face today is not coming from China. It is our drift toward proto-fascism.

GOP state laws attacking trans kids’ rights are ‘unconstitutional’: DOJ

"These filings from the Department of Justice confirm what we have been telling legislatures all year: Banning trans youth from sports and denying trans youth health care violates the Constitution and federal law."

Ballad of a thin nation

So many of my friends, neighbors and coworkers continue to believe in the Big Lie of democracy.

Unknown soldiers: America’s secret, privatized army

While many American policy makers believe that their country is ‘exceptional’ and thus shouldn’t have to follow long established laws, other governments see the precedents they set and act accordingly.

Supreme court sides with giant corporations Nestle and Cargill saying they cannot be sued...

“We’re celebrating ‘the end of slavery’ but American companies are still profiting off of slave labor.”

‘A huge victory’: Biden USDA moves to restore animal welfare protections shredded by trump

“Finally, USDA will close the loophole allowing factory farms to produce ‘organic’ eggs and chicken.”

If Dennis Kucinich becomes the mayor of Cleveland, it’ll be a shock to the...

You can bet that the Kucinich for Mayor campaign has already set off alarm bells among economic elites in Cleveland and far beyond.

Speaker Pelosi: Put Republicans on the investigating commission

A divided vote would have less of an impact but at least the facts would in the open, and the voters can make their own decision.