A (Re)Born National “Black And Left-Led” Organization Fights For Community Control Of Police

By Glen Ford, Blackagendareport.com -

Eight-hundred organizers from 28 states gathered last weekend at the Chicago’s teachers union hall to “re-found” the National Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression, an organization [...]

Operation Condor 2.0: After Bolivia Coup, Trump Dubs Nicaragua ‘National Security Threat’ And Targets Mexico

By Ben Norton, Thegrayzone.com -

One successful coup against a democratically elected socialist president is not enough, it seems. Immediately after overseeing a far-right military coup in Bolivia on November 10, the Trump [...]

‘Ten Year Challenge’ For 400 Wealthiest Americans Shows Fortunes Doubled Since 2009 While Tax Rates Dropped

By Eoin Higgins, Nationofchange.org -

"Here's the thing: the way the system is set up, we're headed for another decade of this." Exemplifying a national economy rigged in favor of the already rich, the wealthiest 400 people in the [...]

Earth Nears Irreversible Tipping Points

By Tim Radford, Climatenewsnetwork.net -

LONDON, 28 November, 2019 – On the eve of a global climate summit in Madrid, seven distinguished climate scientists have issued an urgent warning of approaching planetary tipping points: within a [...]

Museum Workers Across The Country Are Unionizing. Here’s What’s Driving A Movement That’s Been Years In The Making

By Catherine Wagley, News.artnet.com -

“Let us in! Let us in!” chanted a small crowd of visitor services associates dressed in black. They stood at the locked gate of the Marciano Art Foundation (MAF) on Friday, November 8, at 11 [...]

Neoliberalism And Evangelicalism Is Teaming Up To Remilitarize Latin America

By Paul Antonopoulos, Ahtribune.com -

Latin America appears to be in a state of chaos with a struggle emerging between the so-called independent socialist Pink Tide countries and the neoliberal conservative Blue Tide countries. [...]

The Urgent Need For Worker-Owned Media

By Nathan J. Robinson, Currentaffairs.org -

Another quality media outlet has been killed, another talented group of writers and editors pushed out of their jobs. Today’s casualty: Deadspin, the acclaimed not-just-sports website, where [...]

A Grassroots Movement Is Growing To Take On Amazon

By Staff, Athenaforall.org -

Athena is a new alliance of people who believe that control over our lives, our communities, and our democracy should be in our hands. Everyone should be able to enjoy the benefits of digital [...]

U.S. Is Using Hong Kong For A Shakedown

By Huang Jiyuan, News.cgtn.com -

The United States government just officially crowned itself as a shakedown artist. The passage and signing of Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act and Placing Restrictions on Teargas Exports [...]

On This Day Of Thanks And Mourning, A Call To Demilitarize The US Border

By Tara Tabassi and Mariam Iskajyan, Commondreams.org -

One year ago this week, as families across the country were preparing to sit down together for a Thanksgiving (or Day of Mourning) meal, families at the U.S.-Mexico border were facing a [...]

Google Secretly Harvests The Health Data Of Millions

By Julienne Tveten, Truthdig.com -

Google has been harvesting the health data of tens of millions of U.S. patients since 2018, unbeknownst to those patients or their doctors, as revealed by a Nov. 11 investigation by the Wall [...]

Why Anti-Abortion Lawmakers Have Become So Open About Attacking ‘Roe’

By Casey Quinlan, Rewire.news -

Since Trump entered the presidential race in 2015, anti-abortion advocates and lawmakers "have been emboldened with horrific rhetoric that supports a climate of violence against abortion [...]

50th National Day Of Mourning

By United American Indians of New England, UAINE.org. -

An annual tradition since 1970, Day of Mourning is a solemn, spiritual and highly political day. Many of us fast from sundown the day before through the afternoon of that day (and have a social [...]

Our Children Await A Radioactive Legacy

By Paul Brown, Climatenewsnetwork.net -

LONDON, 26 November, 2019 − After 70 years of building and operating nuclear power plants across the world, governments are bequeathing to future generations a radioactive legacy. They remain [...]

A BDS Campaign Tackles The Sports Industry In Portland — And Wins

By Olivia Katbi Smith, Truthout.org -

Boycotting for Palestinian rights works. A reporter broke the news in late September that the Portland Trail Blazers basketball team ended their partnership with Leupold & Stevens, which makes [...]