To Stop Trump’s War With Iran, We Must Also Confront The Democrats

By Sarah Lazare and Michael Arria , In These Times -

Since President Trump took office in 2017, the leadership of the Democratic Party has overwhelmingly supported the precursors  to today’s dangerous U.S. escalation towards Iran: sanctions, proxy [...]

Chris Hedges: Rebellion Is The Only Way To Stop The Ruling Elites

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

Clearing the FOG cohosts, Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, interviewed journalist and author Chris Hedges about the significant events of 2019 and what activists must prepare for in 2020 and [...]

We’re Headed For An Uprising, But Are We Ready For It?

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

As 2019 comes to a close and we enter a new decade, we look back at the major events and issues that shaped the year with Chris Hedges. We discuss the rise of the Right, in part due to the [...]

Impeachment Theater While The Planet Burns

By Rob Urie, Counterpunch. -

With the gravitas of a wardrobe malfunction at a Super Bowl halftime show, Donald Trump was impeached. This, by the same Democratic Party functionaries who went on to pass his $734 billion [...]

US Tests INF-Banned Missile After Democrats Rubber-Stamp Trump’s Nuclear Build-Up

By Andre Damon, Wsws.org -

The US Air Force has for the first time tested a ballistic missile that violated the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty in a threat to Russia and China. The Trump administration [...]

What Does Bolton’s Ouster Mean To Victims Of US Imperial Aggression?

By Glen Ford, Blackagendareport.com -

Donald Trump, the highly unpredictable white supremacist blowhard, has unceremoniously fired John Bolton, the totally predictable white supremacist ideologue who became national security advisor [...]

More Than 200 Civil Rights Groups Ask Congress To Decriminalize Border Crossings

By Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

Immigrant rights defenders signed on to a letter to Congressional leaders demanding the end of Clinton-era enforcement rules that criminalize crossing the border. The letter published below [...]

Raising The Bar On The Green New Deal

By Bruce Dixon, Black Agenda Report. -

There’s a lot of talk lately about the Green New Deal. The phrase was first used in the US by Howie Hawkins , the Green party candidate for governor in New York state in 2010, 2014 and [...]

Winning The Green New Deal

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

The Green New Deal, a plan to transform the economy to one based on clean, renewable energy sources and other measures to adapt to the climate crisis and protect human rights, gained widespread [...]

The New Congress and the Rolling Catastrophe of the US Body Politic

By Roger Harris, Popular Resistance -

The American body politic is in a deep malaise with the current administration. But Trump is the symptom, not the disease, which is the neoliberal rule. The conditions that allowed the ascendency [...]

Democrats and Neocons Are the Biggest Losers of Trump’s Syria Withdrawal

By Daniel Lazare, Truthdig -

Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw them from eastern Syria has generated a rich list of winners and losers. Rarely has a strategy backfired as roundly as the Dem-neocon approach has since 2011. [...]

UK And US PSYOP Collusion

By Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report. -

For more than two years the corporate media, elite think tanks, NATO leaders, and most Democratic Party politicians have insisted that Russia interferes in American and European elections. The [...]

Sorry Democrats, The Green Party Came Up With The Green New Deal!

By Andrew Stewart, Counterpunch. -

This week progressives nationwide are talking about a Green New Deal and, while mainstream media is saying that insurgent Democrats came up with this, we beg to differ! We applaud the efforts of [...]

United In Exile

By Karen Garcia, Sardonicky. -

With about eight dynasties now possessing as much money as half the entire world's population combined, it is impossible to ignore the fact that extreme wealth inequality is antithetical to the [...]

Eleven Military-Intelligence Democrats Win US House Seats

By Patrick Martin, WSWS -

With the victory of Jared Golden, an Iraq and Afghanistan war veteran, in Maine’s 2nd Congressional District, a total of 11 Democrats with military or intelligence backgrounds have won [...]

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