This Stack Of Papers Has More Rights Than You + Cuba

By Eleanor Goldfield, Popular Resistance. -

As ecosystems around the world fall into death spirals and scientists cry out that the point of no return is upon us, a look at our justice systems highlight the pitfalls and fallacies in our [...]

How Slick Consulting Firms Get Us On Drugs

By Martha Rosenberg, Intrepid Report. -

Ninety-one people a day die from opioids and 1,000 visit ERs in the US, according to the CDC. How did opioid makers get such a deathly grip on the US population? Recently, the New York Times [...]

Crystal Geyser Mistakenly Emails Internal Memo To Chronicle

By Alex Brown, Chronicle.com. -

In an email accidentally sent to The Chronicle but apparently meant for the company’s president, Crystal Geyser Chief Operating Officer Page Beykpour said the company’s planned water bottling [...]

Governments & Corporations Being Sued In 28 Countries Over Climate Change

By The London School of Economics and Political Science. -

This policy report provides an overview of current issues in climate change litigation, focusing on selected cases and developments from May 2018 to May 2019. The report draws on the Climate [...]

The Bilderberger’s Meeting In Switzerland

By Peter Koenig, the Centre for Research on Globalization -

The 67th Bilderberg Meeting is taking place in Montreux, Switzerland from 30 May – 2 June 2019, where the about 130 invitees – so far confirmed – from 23 countries, are staying at one of [...]

The Radical Way Berlin Plans To Solve Its Housing Crisis

By Emily Schultheis, Huff Post. -

Berlin ― A sea of placards streamed across Berlin’s Alexanderplatz, a large public square under the shadow of the city’s massive TV tower, with bold messages daubed in paint and printed across [...]

Insurance Industry Whistleblower Gives Glimpse Of Effort To Crush Medicare For All

By Jake Johnson, Commondreams. -

In an effort to inform the public about the corporate forces working to crush Medicare for All, an employee at the insurance giant UnitedHealthcare leaked a video of his boss bragging about the [...]

The Growth of Corporate Cannabis

By Doug McVay, iBudtender -

Legalization of adult social use marijuana only began in 2012, yet it’s already a multi-billion dollar industry. As 2018 came to a close, a handful of large business deals point to the industry’s [...]

GM Crops, Pesticides, Corporate Duplicity

By Colin Todhunter, Global Research. -

Tireless campaigner and environmentalist Dr Rosemary Mason has just written an open letter to Werner Baumann, the chief executive of Bayer CropScience. It is in direct response to Bayer [...]

Memorial Sloan Kettering Curbs Executives’ Ties To Industry

By Katie Thomas, The New York Times, and Charles Ornstein, ProPublica. -

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, one of the world’s leading research institutions, announced on Friday that it would bar its top executives from serving on corporate boards of drug and [...]

The Decline Of Empire And Rise Of Trumps

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

In his new book, "America: The Farewell Tour," based on his travels around the United States, Chris Hedges describes the decline of society and how that brought President Trump into power. Trump [...]

LGBTQ+ Activists Call For Civil Rights March On 50th Anniversary Of Stonewall Riots

By Reclaim Pride NYC, Popular Resistance. -

New York, NY – The Reclaim Pride Coalition (RPC), formed by LGBTQ+ activists in early 2018 to protest the corporatization and gross mismanagement of NYC Pride by Heritage of Pride (HOP), calls [...]

Let’s Start A Kavanaugh Watch…

By Ralph Nader. -

Brett Kavanaugh, the new Injustice of the Supreme Court of the United States, must be pleased by the leading news stories on Monday and Tuesday regarding his swift swearing-in on Saturday. The [...]

Using Art To Fight Racism In Education

By Anthony Cody, Living in Dialogue. -

Seattle, WA - Last July, I joined several hundred people for a Restorative Justice Circle in downtown Seattle, sponsored by the Badass Teachers Association. The event was a somber one, featuring [...]

Our Healthcare System Is So Broken, Even Non-Profits Are Failing Us

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG Radio. -

Since the Affordable Care Act passed in 2010, there has been an unprecedented consolidation in the healthcare industry. Giant medical corporations are investing in "vertical integration," which [...]