Op-Ed

B’Tselem: The occupation is not Israel, and resisting it is not anti-Israel. The opposite...

Oct. 17, 2016 - Unlike the Prime Minister and his slander, we believe that the Israeli public is worthy of meaningful discussion of the...

Michael Winship: At Second Debate, A Monster Calls

This post first appeared on BillMoyers.com. October 11, 2016 - If there was the tiniest doubt left in your mind that Donald Trump holds no...

Samantha Bee: Donald Trump’s Pussy Riot (VIDEO)

Oct. 10, 2016 - This was not the October Surprise Trump expected, but it is the one he deserves. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_gk72KC4jWc Part 1 above, watch Part 2...

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...

Ronald L. Feinman: It’s Possible Donald Trump Could Win a Smaller Percentage of the...

Oct. 8, 2016 - Ronald L. Feinman is the author of Assassinations, Threats, and the American Presidency: From Andrew Jackson to Barack Obama (Rowman Littlefield Publishers,...

Peter Dykstra: COAL: The War Years

October 10, 2016 - Last weekend in the southwestern Georgia town of Andersonville, a large crowd gathered to watch two mock battles, buy souvenirs,...

Diallo Brooks: People For the American Way Foundation Calls on Florida Governor Rick Scott...

Oct. 7, 2016 - Given the severity of Hurricane Matthew, including the ordered evacuations of 1.5 million people, People For the American Way Foundation...

John Kerry: The Paris Agreement to Enter Into Force

Oct. 5, 2016 - Nearly 200 nations made history in Paris last December, when they came together around the most ambitious, inclusive climate agreement...

Dan Berger: Is Trump Committed to Democratic Rule of Law?

Oct. 5, 2016 - Donald Trump’s rhetoric has been so dangerously outside the bounds of normal American political discourse — which, at least, pays...

Wayne Pacelle: Romania bans hunting of brown bears, wolves, while governments here push for...

Oct. 5, 2016 - With the largest populations for these species in all of Europe, Romania has shocked (in the very best of ways)...

Robert Reich: The Real Scandal of Trump Paying No Taxes

Oct. 2, 2016 - According to the New York Times, Donald Trump declared a $916 million loss on his 1995 tax returns – which...

Ann M. Starrs: 40 Years Is Enough: Let’s End the Harmful and Unjust Hyde...

This article was first published on Huffington Post. For the last four decades, the Hyde Amendment has banned the use of federal dollars for abortion...

Jim Hightower: Scott Walker’s Political Magic

Sept. 28, 2016 - In a mindboggling trick, some magicians levitate themselves. But remember, the key word in “magic trick” — is trick. And magicians...

Chuck Collins: Trump Was Born on Third Base

Sept. 28, 2016 - Donald Trump was born on third base, but claims he hit a triple. Throughout history, we’ve had many “born on third...

LeeAnn Hall: As Judges Debate Climate Policy, Lives Hang In the Balance

Sept. 28, 2016 - The Clean Power Plan, President Barack Obama’s effort to cap carbon emissions from dirty power plants, came before the D.C....

Center for Constitutional Rights: No one misses the days of stop and frisk in...

NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2016 - The Center for Constitutional Rights, which argued and won the landmark case in New York City challenging the...

Jill Suttie: How to Raise an Environmentalist

Sept. 26, 2016 - We read it in the news every day. From climate change to overfishing to deforestation, it seems that we are...

Nicholas D. Mirzoeff: How the Jim Crow internet is pushing back against Black Lives...

September 26, 2016 - Police killings of African-Americans on social media have become the visual hallmark of our time. This decade will be recalled...

Katherine Paul: Bayer and Monsanto: A Merger of Two Evils

Sept. 23, 2016 - Katherine Paul is associate director of the Organic Consumers Association. It’s been about a week since Monsanto and Bayer confirmed their...

Terry O’Neil, Eleanor Smeal, Sonio Ossorio: Donald Trump must close Trump Model Management

NEW YORK, NY, Sept. 22, 2016 -  Statement of Terry O’Neill, National NOW President; Eleanor Smeal, Feminist Majority President; and Sonia Ossorio, NOW-New York...