Thursday, December 3, 2020

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Tyson exploits consumers just like its animals and the workers who raise them

Vulnerable workers, abused animals and a rigged system are the foundation of an unethical, destructive business model.

Former police officers sentenced to prison for framing innocent man

“These officers shattered the victims’ lives and dishonored the Honolulu Police Department. This community deserved so much better from these officers.”

‘Bye-bye, Betsy DeVos. You won’t be missed,’ says Sanders as billionaire education secretary attacks...

“What do you call a billionaire who registered a $40 million, 164-foot yacht in the Cayman Islands to avoid $2.4 million in U.S. taxes, while undermining public schools? The worst Education Secretary in the history of America.”

Ready or not, here they come

A military spouse’s perspective on bringing the troops home from Afghanistan and Iraq.

Eisenhower’s ghost haunts Biden’s foreign policy team

The most serious challenge facing President-elect Biden's foreign policy team, which is not a threat from a hostile country, but the corruption of U.S. policy by powerful corporate interests, is the "unwarranted influence" of the Military-Industrial Complex.

Tribes mount organized responses to COVID-19, in contrast to state and federal governments

The story of inequity is imbued with dispossession of lands and is met with organizing from the inside: two crucial points for untangling and responding to COVID-19.

Here’s how big oil wants the Supreme Court to help delay and derail climate...

This industry push is a concerted effort to squash climate liability lawsuits.

Meet the volunteer organizing team helping non-union workers during the pandemic

EWOC is an experiment in running a labor organizing project through a large network of volunteers outside of formal unions or worker centers.

Young climate leaders conclude mock COP26 with calls for green recovery, recognition of ecocide

"Mock COP26 sends a strong message to world leaders that young people can coordinate global negotiations and we have the solutions."

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