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May 27, 2016

  • Why won't Obama apologize for a war crime?

    Barack Obama is the first U.S. president to visit a Japanese city annihilated by an atomic bomb--but rather than apologize, he's promoting militarism.

May 26, 2016

  • The world's greatest democracy? Really?

    Trump isn't a new threat to a healthy body, but the latest tumor on a corrupt system that can only be called a "democracy" if we use ironic quotes.

  • Banging on the doors of bigotry

    Several hundred DePaul University students disrupted a speech by a right-wing bigot--and showed how the left can confront hate.

  • The hidden horrors in poultry plants

    An Oxfam report has exposed the torturous conditions endured by poultry workers--but their situation is far from unique in the U.S.

  • The road to a police state

    A government agency arresting people for crimes they haven't yet committed--sounds far-fetched, but it's reality in Australia today.

  • Still demanding justice for Andre and Bryson

    Around 100 people gathered in Olympia, Washington, to remember two unarmed Black men shot a year ago by a white officer.

  • The rent's too high in San Diego

    Tenants of a San Diego apartment complex are protesting against skyrocketing rents in their run-down building.

May 25, 2016

May 24, 2016

  • Is Sanders spoiling the party?

    Sanders has the gall to keep asking people to vote for him in the Democratic primaries--so the Clinton gang resorted to more underhanded methods.

  • How the people fired the SFPD chief

    Greg Suhr finally resigned as head of the San Francisco Police Department after months of growing pressure for action.

  • Verizon strikers stand strong in the capital

    As the strike against Verizon entered a sixth week, union members and their supporters marched and rallied in Washington, D.C.

  • What stirred the stormy seas in France?

    A French socialist and union activist looks at the sources of the rebellion that is shaking the government of François Hollande.

May 23, 2016

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