During Gov. Peter Shumlin’s recent inaugural address, protesters took part in a sit-in desiring single-payer healthcare, which the governor had promised to create. Those participating in the sit-in were arrested on spot.
See presidential elections as mostly a distraction, keeping most Americans from understanding that they live in a money-controlled delusional democracy.
“We must protect the VA, not destroy it.”
How to pay for a solution? A financial speculation tax on the rich and, for the poor, a tradeoff of safety net benefits for the security of a guaranteed income.
Maybe it's time we inform our soldiers of their likely roles in the killing machine, because war does not bring freedom. Instead, it invites young men and women to start on their own personal worlds of terror.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently approved a permit to lay a tar sands crude pipeline from Illinois to Indiana. Environmental groups are doing all they can to stop it by requesting a full National Environmental Policy Act review for Enbridge's proposal.
The carnage on working class Americans won't stop until we actually start punishing these corporate malefactors.
The wealthiest administration in American history is primed to make even more money for its already well-to-do staff.
FBI Director James Comey announced emails were just uncovered relating to the FBI probe of Clinton’s use of a private email server while she was secretary of state.
“A person who thinks only about building walls, wherever they may be, and not building bridges, is not Christian.”