Senate Push For Net Neutrality Reaches 50 Supporters

By Staff, Fightforthefuture.org -

Stunning lobbyists, net neutrality supporters are now one vote away from winning a Senate vote on a Congressional Review Act (CRA) resolution to overturn the FCC’s unpopular repeal of net [...]

Net Neutrality: Floor Vote Will Force Senators To Go On Record

By John Zangas, Dcmediagroup.us -

The fight for a free and open Internet gained new hope this week as Senators met a critical threshold under the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to force a vote on last month’s rule change by the [...]

Hondurans Hold Mass Protests ‘Until The Corrupt Are Removed’

By Staff, Telesurtv.net -

"The people won’t stand for this dictatorship," said former Opposition Alliance presidential candidate Salvador Nasralla. Despite heavy rains, an estimated 80,000 Honduran opposition supporters [...]

Class Struggle On Rise Following Venezuela’s Local Elections

By Chris Gilbert, counterpunch.org -

This Sunday, on the 187th anniversary of Simón Bolívar’s death, grassroots leader Angel Prado voiced the concern that he and his supporters had been, like that historical figure, abandoned by the [...]

Internet Movement Will Make Net Neutrality 2018 Campaign Issue

By Klint Finley, wired.com -

Now that the Federal Communications Commission has jettisoned its rules banning internet service providers from blocking or discriminating against lawful content, the issue is heading for [...]

The State Of The Empire In The Age Of Trumpism

By Diane Perlman, Transcend Media Service -

Johan Galtung is a Norwegian-born citizen of the world, sociologist and mathematician recognized as the ‘founding father’ of peace studies and conflict transformation as a scientific discipline. [...]

OAS Calls For New Honduras Election After Coup-President Declared Winner

By Sarah Kinosian, TheGuardian.com -

The Organization of American States has called for fresh elections in Honduras, hours after President Juan Orlando Hernández was declared the winner. Luis Almagro – the secretary general of the [...]

Tax Bill: More Secret Campaign Cash In Elections

By Arn Pearson, exposedbycmd.org -

Last week Senate Republicans passed a tax bill that hands massive tax breaks to corporations and the rich at the expense of low-income and middle-class Americans. Written behind closed doors with [...]

CODEPINK Protests Democrats Supporting Saudi Weapons Deals

It’s the holiday season in Washington, and Christmas carolers with bells and funny red hats are everywhere. But CODEPINK’s carolers weren’t interested in decking the halls with boughs of holly on [...]

Media Downplay Class Warfare As ‘GOP Victory’

By Ben Norton, fair.org -

By Ben Norton for FAIR - The fallacy of “neutral,” “both sides” journalism rings loud and clear in corporate media reporting on the Republican Party’s tax plan. The GOP bill, passed by the Senate [...]

Chile’s Political System Shaken By Rise Of New Anti-Neoliberal Left

By Staff, socialistproject.ca -

By Staff of The Bullet - First, it’s clear that the result, for any observer, was a complete surprise. Although looking at it now we can see that there were many signs pointing to the possibility [...]

Theresa May Faces New Crisis After Mass Walkout Over Social Policy

By Michael Savage, theguardian.com -

By Michael Savage for The Guardian - Theresa May was plunged into a new crisis on Saturday night after the government’s social mobility adviser revealed he and his team were quitting, warning [...]

U.S. Elections: A Poor Substitute For Democracy

By Paul Street, truthdig.com -

By Paul Street for Truth Dig - The passivity of the American populace in the face of the endlessly outrageous presidency of Donald Trump is chilling to behold. There were some meaningful [...]

Congressman Bars Delivery Of Messages On Impacts Of GOP Tax Plan

By Staff, texasaft.org -

By Staff of Texas AFT - More than a dozen Houston-area educators and union leaders arrived at U.S. Rep. John Culberson’s office this afternoon prepared to hold a rally outside protesting the GOP [...]

Honduran Authorities Detain U.S. Human Rights Observer 11 Hours

By Staff, ggjalliance.org -

By Staff of Grassroots Global Justice Alliance - WASHINGTON - With just hours to go before the Honduran elections, an international human rights observer from the United States was detained for [...]

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