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Shakespeare Said it Best

By William Blum on March 15, 2018

Much ado about nothing.

That’s the “Russian interference” in the 2016 American election. (more…)

A Time of Urgency: Halt all Forms of U.S. Intervention in Venezuela

March 18, 2018

We, people from the United States, join the people and government of Venezuela, and people and their governments across Latin America, Canada, and the Caribbean in calling on the U.S. government to cease interference into the independent, sovereign, and self-determined affairs of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. (more…)

‘Enough’: US Students Come Together in Spectacular Walkout to End Gun Violence

Tom McCarthy and Adam Gabbatt in New York, Lois Beckett in Alexandria, Richard Luscombe in Parkland and Jamiles Lartey in Atlanta on March 14, 2018

Thousands of students poured out of classrooms in the US on Wednesday in an unprecedented expression of mourning and a demand for action to stem the country’s epidemic of gun violence. (more…)

The “No Trump Military Parade”

By Margaret Flowers and Ann Garrison on March 08, 2018


President Trump has asked the Pentagon to plan a military parade in Washington DC on Veteran’s Day, November 11. (more…)

‘We Will Stay!’ West Virginia Teachers Vote to Occupy State Capitol Until Demands Met

By Jake Johnson on March 2, 2018

While some have called the West Virginia teachers’ strike “the most important story in the country right now,” MSNBC and other outlets have almost completely ignored it. (more…)

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