On Contact: Pandemic Two

By Chris Hedges, On Contact. -

On the show this week, in the second of a two-part interview, Chris Hedges continues his discussion with philosopher Slavoj Zizek about the social, political and psychological consequences of [...]

Defend The Cuba Revolution And Struggle For More Socialism

By Ajamu Baraka, Black Agenda Report. -

Hundreds of thousands of unnecessary deaths, an economic crisis, broken supply chains, killer cops, mass incarceration, government surveillance, nuclear weapons, irrational anti-social mass [...]

Is Alternative Energy The Best Solution To Climate Catastrophe?

By Don Fitz, Popular Resistance. -

The world is threatened with environmental disaster and capitalists hope to make a killing off of it.  Fossil fuel (FF) companies claim they are “environmentally friendly.”  Other corporations [...]

UnitedHealthcare Has Been Denying ER Claims For Years

By Andrew Perez, Daily Poster. -

The man’s son had been vomiting, feeling nauseous, and experiencing bad heartburn for several weeks. The child’s pediatrician eventually made the call: It was time to take the boy to the [...]

Vaccine Billionaires Show Why Medicine Can’t Be Left To The Market

By Beauty Dhlamini, Tribune Magazine. -

Monopoly medicine has allowed for the normalisation of a neoliberal approach in an arena it should never have penetrated: global health. As a result of pandemic profits, a wave of new [...]

To End Racial Capitalism, We Will Need To Take On Policing

By Henry A. Giroux, Truthout. -

Police in the United States act with impunity in targeted neighborhoods, public schools, college campuses, hospitals, and almost every other public sphere. Not only do the police view protesters, [...]

Capitalism Cannot Exist Without Imperialism

By Rania Khalek, Breakthrough News. -

Prahbat Patnaik, professor emeritus at JNU, joins Rania Khalek on her program Dispatches to discuss the argument he lays out in his book A Theory of Imperialism, which argues that capitalism was [...]

Scheer Intelligence: Has Silicon Valley Made It Impossible For Us To Listen?

By Robert Scheer, ScheerPost.com. -

At a time in which distractions seem to multiply by the second thanks to the omnipresence of screens and social media, and COVID-19 pandemic has isolated us further, we’re all having a hard time [...]

‘Dying For An iPhone’

By Chris Hedges, ScheerPost. -

The suffering of the working class, within and outside the United States, is ignored by our corporatized media, and yet, it is one of the most important human rights issues of our era.

A People’s Guide To The War Industry

By Christian Sorensen, Consortium News. -

Profit alone drives the war industry, leaving behind piles of corpses, writes Christian Sorensen. First in a series of five articles about the military industrial congressional complex.

How America Went From Mom-and-Pop Capitalism to Techno-Feudalism

By Ellen Brown, Scheer Post -

The sort of capitalism on which the United States was originally built has been called mom-and-pop capitalism. Families owned their own farms and small shops and competed with each other on a [...]

Alliance Of Democracies Summit

By Alan Macleod, MintPress News. -

Copenhagen, Denmark — The United States is the nation that most threatens democracy worldwide, far more than Russia or even China. That is the headline finding from a new worldwide poll of 53 [...]

South America’s ‘Business Friendly’ Bloodbath

International Business and Banking support for the most repressive regimes in Latin America is even more evident than it was during the original cold war. Now, Wall Streetʼs three main men in [...]

From Palestine To Colombia: The End Of The White World Colonial/Capitalist Project?

By Ajamu Baraka, Black Agenda Report. -

The world is shocked by the image of an eleven-story residential building in Gaza collapsing from a bomb dropped by the Israeli Defense Force, one of the most advanced armies in the world thanks [...]

The ‘Zapatista Invasion’ Has Begun!

By Jérôme Baschet, ROAR Magazine. -

It was a genuine surprise when the Zapatistas published their communiqué “A Mountain on the High Seas” on October 5, 2020, announcing a tour of the EZLN (Ejército Zapatista de Liberación [...]