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Wednesday, July 18 2018

Op-Ed

Matt Hildreth: If You Care About Immigrants in America Watch These Speeches from the...

July 29, 2016 - During the last two weeks, two starkly different visions of America were on display at the Republican and Democratic conventions. While Donald...

Kae Reynolds: Clinton finds her voice – but the sexism that greets women’s speech...

July 29, 2016 - After a campaign lasting more than a year and taking in all 50 states, Hillary Rodham Clinton has delivered a...

Frank Sharry: To Donald Trump and GOP Enablers: Have You No Sense of Decency?

Aug. 1, 2016 - Donald Trump’s ongoing attacks against the Khan family are the latest, and perhaps most heartless, example of his campaign’s sustained...

John Baick: A Lack of Plain Old Good Etiquette Is Undermining Our Democracy

July 24, 2016 - John Baick is a professor of history at Western New England University in Springfield, Mass. The tone and volume of our...

American Immigration Council: Humayun Khan and America’s Debt to Foreign-Born Service Members

August 2, 2016 - Khizr and Ghazala Khan appeared at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia last week to honor their son Capt. Humayun...

Wayne Pacelle: Time to get the lead out of federal wildlife management policies

August 2, 2016 - It was just a few months ago that America watched Flint unpack boxes of bottled water in the midst of...

Walter Ewing: Donald Trump’s Shortsighted Immigration Plans Won’t Secure the Homeland

Aug. 17, 2016 - As any serious national security expert will tell you, trying to find a potential terrorist by treating all immigrants or...

Humane Society Legislative Fund: A Trump presidency would be a threat to animals everywhere...

Oct. 10, 2016 - The Humane Society Legislative Fund today announces its endorsement of Hillary Clinton for President, and the launch of a new...

Lou del Bello: Climate action gathering shakes off the Trump effect

MARRAKECH, Nov. 21, 2016 - Lou del Bello is a Freelance journalist and regular IRIN contributor If last year's climate talks in Paris saw UN...

James J. Zogby: UN resolution reaffirming illegality of Israeli settlements largely a restatement of...

Dec. 24, 2016 - There was considerable drama leading up to the passage of United Nations Security Council Resolution 2334 (UNSCR 2334) reaffirming the...

Bill Moyers: Donald Trump’s Demolition Derby

Jan. 27, 2017 - We’re a week into the Trump administration and it’s pretty obvious what he’s up to. First, Donald Trump is running...

Lorne Stockman: FERC Alternative Climate Facts Exposed

Feb. 20, 2017 - Long before Trump spokeswoman Kellyanne Conway took the phrase ‘alternative facts’ mainstream, a rogue federal agency with authority to ram...

Eric Lohr: Russian interventions in other people’s elections: A brief history

Demonstrators against Russian military actions in Ukraine rally in New York, March 2, 2014. AP Photo/John Minchillo March 16, 2017 - In the last nine years,...

Galen Sherwin: What Does Mike Pence’s ‘No Girls Allowed’ Rule Have in Common With...

April 6, 2017 - Of all the shockingly retrograde views about gender that the past year has brought us, a top contender is the...

PFAW Statement on Montana’s Special Election Results

WASHINGTON May 26, 2017 - In response to Greg Gianforte's win in Montana’s special election for the state’s at-large congressional seat, People For the...

Joe Krulder: America Was Never White

Aug. 20, 2017 - Joe Krulder, Ph.D., teaches history at Butte College Events in Charlottesville recently cascaded into domestic terrorism. Three dead and dozens wounded...

Neal Gabler: America Held Hostage

October 2, 2017 - Of all the myths the Republicans have perpetrated, and there are a lot of them, perhaps none is more powerful...

American Rivers Condemns Largest Rollback of Public Land Protections in U.S. History

Washington December 4, 2017 - American Rivers President Bob Irvin released the following statement today in response to President Trump’s announcement that he will...

Josh Hoxie: No Love for Working Families This Valentine’s Day

Feb. 7, 2018 - Love is in the air. Or so the marketers want us to believe, as Valentine’s Day ads sweep the nation...

Hatewatch: Trump and his troll army declare war on “caravan” of migrants fleeing persecution

April 2, 2018 - When news broke of a “caravan” of peaceful Central American migrants marching toward Mexico and the United States, anti-immigrant activists...