Chris Hedges: ‘We Are In A Dangerous Time’

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

When we last interviewed Chris Hedges in December, we spoke about the coming uprising and whether the left was ready for it. Now we are in the midst of a nationwide rebellion against police [...]

The Day After Election Day

By Rob Urie, Counterpunch. -

For the second election in a row two of the least favored politicians in American history represent the range of choices speaks to the vacuity of the ‘process.’ In the throes of electoral [...]

The Progressive’s Guide To Corporate-Democrat Speak

By Richard J. Eskow, Economy for All -

If you’re confused, you’re not alone. Certain words and phrases are routinely used by “centrist” political candidates. By design, these terms are imprecise, emotionally charged, and often [...]

Social Media And Social Control: How Silicon Valley Serves The US State Department

By Morgan Artyukhina, Mintpressnews.com -

Facebook isn’t the only Silicon Valley firm with partisan oversight of what we see: the bipartisan billionaire class and their security state have partnered with tech firms since the dawn of the [...]

Mexico’s President AMLO Is Delivering The Change He Promised

By Rick Sterling, Mintpressnews.com -

Mexico is in a period of profound change and President Andrés Manuel López Obrador and his Morena Party are charting a dramatically new path for the country. Jeremy Corbyn lost the election but [...]

Mexico’s Govt Launches Massive Auction For ‘Robin Hood’ Program

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

Since taking office in December, Lopez Obrador, a leftist, has rolled out a string of welfare programs for the poor and the elderly, cut salaries for top civil servants. Mexico’s government [...]

Democratic Party Calls On Washington Metro Transit Authority To Intervene Against Striking Transit Workers

By Nick Barrickman, Wsws.org -

As the strike of more than 130 Washington metro area bus drivers and mechanics at the multinational conglomerate Transdev reaches its second month, Democratic Party politicians in Virginia are [...]