Sunday, 26 May , 2019

US society

Death toll rises to 71, more than 1,000 missing from devastating...

By Evan Blake 17 November 2018 The ongoing wildfires in California, including the most deadly and destructive in the state’s history, are a horrific exposure...

Shocked, Burnt and Bruised: the Plight of Workers at Tesla’s Plants

“I hear coworkers quietly say that they are hurting but they are too afraid to report it for fear of being labeled as a...

The Coming Collapse

By Chris Hedges May 20, 2018 The Trump administration did not rise, prima facie, like Venus on a half shell from the sea. Donald Trump is...

The Deadly Rule of the Oligarchs

By Chris Hedges Feb 11, 2018 Oligarchic rule, as Aristotle pointed out, is a deviant form of government. Oligarchs care nothing for competency, intelligence, honesty, rationality,...

America’s Painful Self-delusion

By Allen Marshall December 14, 2017 America is the only nation brought forth by a set of beliefs, and those beliefs, captured so eloquently in...

The Opioid Epidemic in America – Killing One Million People

The Triumph of Capital (Creating a Domestic ‘Shithole’) By James Petras and Robin Eastman-Abaya The link between capitalism and drugs reaches back to the middle...

Health care threatened for nine million low-income US children

By Patrick Martin 27 December 2017 State health officials throughout the United States are preparing for major cutbacks or outright shutdown of the Children’s...

The GOP Tax Bill and the Crisis of American Democracy

The country is ruled by oligarchs and their enablers. By Richard KimTwitter It just so happened that during the week that Republicans rammed a $1.5 trillion...

Noam Chomsky on the Breakdown of American Society

By J.C Polychroniou The US is facing uncertain times. While it remains the only global superpower, it is no longer able to influence events and...