Government Structure—Not Just Personnel—Needs to Change

Paul Street, Truthdig.com -

We need a “change of structure,” not merely a “change of spirit” or a change of party identity and personnel at the nominal top of the corporate totalitarian state. A nominal Democrat was elected [...]

What! Slavery In Libya? You Weren’t Reading Black Agenda Report

By Bruce A. Dixon, www.blackagendareport.com -

If the news that black Libyans and black migrants from sub-Saharan Africa were being sold as slaves in Libya was a surprise to you, then you were not reading Black Agenda Report during the [...]

Obama’s ‘Worst Mistake’ Led To Libyan Slave Trade

By Jason Johnson, theroot.com -

By Jason Johnson for The Root - When CNN broke the story several weeks ago that slavery—not wage slavery, not emotional slavery, not virtual slavery, but actual whips-and-chains-forced labor [...]

Freedom Rider: Obama’s Crimes Are Revealed Under Trump

By Margaret Kimberley, blackagendareport.com -

By Margaret Kimberley for Black Agenda Report - Barack Obama was not the lesser evil president. He was always the more effective evil. The ruling classes were in desperate need of a new and [...]

Stop Obama- And Trump-Supported War On People Of Yemen!

By Ajamu Baraka, blackallianceforpeace.com -

By Ajamu Baraka of the Black Alliance for Peace - Barack Obama’s administration gave the green light to the Saudi war on Yemen. Back then, this war could not have been launched and executed [...]

America’s Renegade Warfare Killing Civilians, Violating Law

By Nicolas J S Davies, www.consortiumnews.com -

By Nicolas J S Davies for Consortium News. Despite the U.N. Charter and international efforts to prevent war, people in countries afflicted by war today still face the kind of total war that [...]

Obama Goes From White House to Wall Street

By Max Abelson, www.bloomberg.com -

By Max Abelson for Bloomberg - Last month, just before her book “What Happened” was published, Barack Obama spoke in New York to clients of Northern Trust Corp. for about $400,000, a person [...]

Newsletter: Climate Breakdown

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance. Climate breakdown is happening before our eyes at the same time the science on climate change grows stronger and has wider acceptance. [...]

Who’s Behind Fossil Fuel Extraction– Not Just Republicans

By Alison Rose Levy, www.truth-out.org -

By Alison Rose Levy for Truthout. Obama clearly signaled his pro-gas and oil industry policy intentions during his 2012 re-election campaign. At a stop in Cushing, Oklahoma, the president [...]

How the US Undermined the Copenhagen Climate Summit

By Oliver Tickell for Ecologist, www.counterpunch.org -

By Oliver Tickell for Ecologist. Looking at the evidence as a whole there can be little doubt that the Copenhagen climate talks were deliberately and highly effectively scuppered by a ‘dirty [...]

Officials In Obama’s Drug Czar Office Wanted To Decriminalize Marijuana

By Jason Cherkis, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Jason Cherkis for The Huffington Post - WASHINGTON ― Officials at the Office of National Drug Control Policy under President Barack Obama wanted to take a more lenient stance on marijuana, [...]

Obama Intel Agency Secretly Conducted Illegal Searches On Americans For Years

By John Solomon and Sara Carter, www.circa.com -

By John Solomon and Sara Carter for Circa - The National Security Agency under former President Barack Obama routinely violated American privacy protections while scouring through overseas [...]

Obama’s New Job: Guardian Of Official Lies

By Glen Ford, www.blackagendareport.com -

By Glen Ford for Black Agenda Report - The ruling class is seriously rattled over its loss of control over the national political narrative -- a consequence of capitalism’s terminal decay and [...]

Obama’s $400,000 Speech Shows Depth Of Corruption

By Kevin Zeese, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Kevin Zeese for Popular Resistance. Former President Obama seems to be cashing in or receiving a payoff for his policies as president. He will be receiving a $400,000 payment from a mid-size [...]

Trump Succumbs To Bush/Obama Perpetual War

By Ann Wright, www.consortiumnews.com -

By Ann Wright for Consurtium News - In my letter of resignation, I wrote of my deep concerns about Bush’s decision to attack Iraq and the predictable large number of civilian casualties from that [...]