Op-Ed

Richard Trumka: PRO Act Passage, a Giant Step Toward Leveling Playing Field for Working...

February 7, 2020 - AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka on the House passage of the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act (H.R....

Yael Schacher: Remain in Mexico: A Year of Deliberate Endangerment and Evasion

February 7, 2020 - Two weeks ago, I traveled to the U.S. southern border for the tenth time in the last year...

Robert Reich: The Real State of the Union

February 6, 2020 - I wasn’t going to comment on Trump’s lie-filled State of the Union message but the whoppers were so...

Michael Winship: Donald Trump’s State of the Mighty Me

February 5, 2020 - As Dear Leader wound up his State of the Union, and Nancy Pelosi tore its pages in quarters...

Robert Reich: The State of the Dis-Union (VIDEO)

February 4, 2020 - An impeached president who was on trial and is up for re-election will be delivering a state of...

National Security Action: SOTU Preview: A Litany of Predictable Lies

WASHINGTON, D.C. Feb. 4, 2020 - As President Trump prepares to deliver what -- if Americans show up in November -- will...

Daniel Levy: Trump Channels Karl Marx in his Plans for Israel-Palestine

February 3, 2020 - It would be nice to dismiss White House announcement on Israel/Palestine on Tuesday as simply a scam, offering...

John A. Tures: The Damage Alan Dershowitz Did To Our Constitution

February 3, 2020 - When Donald Trump picked the notorious lawyer Alan Dershowitz to represent him in the impeachment trial, I felt...

Kitty Block: 860 animal lives on offer at trophy hunters’ Reno convention

Next Wednesday, trophy hunters with a yen for slaying some of the world’s most endangered and threatened animals will gather in Reno,...

Daniel Levy: Don't Call It a Peace Plan

January 31, 2020 - From the mid-1990s to the early noughties, much of my professional life was spent in a rather niche pursuit...

Suzette Brooks Masters: Demographic Change Is Hard, Especially When Our Leaders Stoke Our Worst...

January 30, 2020 - After more than 20 years in the immigrant justice movement, I confess that I missed the mark. In...

Mitchell Zimmerman: The Senate's make-believe trial of Donald Trump

January 30, 2020 - President Trump is on trial. As in a real trial, charges have been asserted: the...

B'Tselem on President Trump's "peace" plan: not peace, Apartheid

January 28, 2020 - The American administration’s plan branded as the “Deal of the Century” is more like Swiss cheese, with the...

Pili Tobar: Supreme Court Blesses Administration’s Systemic Ban on Working Class Immigrants

Jan. 27, 2020 - Today, the Supreme Court of the United States of America issued a decision lifting the injunction issued by...

Manar Waheed: Trump’s Three Year Campaign to Separate Families: The Muslim Ban

January 27, 2020 - Kirsten finally found true happiness — she met her best friend, soulmate, and other half. In 2014, they...

Kitty Block: Coronavirus offers more proof why China needs to shut down live wild...

January 27, 2020 - The Chinese wildlife trade is mired in long-held beliefs about the benefits of eating exotic and often endangered...

Feinstein: John Bolton Must Testify

Washington January 27, 2020 - Senate Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) today released the following statement on press reports that...

Michelle Bachelet: 75 years after Auschwitz – Holocaust Education and Remembrance for Global Justice

January 24, 2020 -Today marks 75 years since the ending of the Holocaust – a crime of unprecedented and devastating inhumanity, during...

Will Ragland and Ryan Koronowski: Public Officials Who Betray the Public Trust Pay the...

January 22, 2020 - A New Jersey official sentenced to 18 months in prison for scheming to punish a local mayor deemed...

Robert Reich: How Trump Manufactured the Hunter Biden-Ukraine Scandal (VIDEO)

For months now, Trump and his Republican enablers have been selling a counter-narrative, to distract from Trump’s effort to get Ukraine to dig...