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GOP Wants Medicaid for the Needy to Fund Tax Cut for the Rich

5 hours 34 min ago
Sara Rosenbaum, Professor of Health Law and Policy at George Washington University, explains that the GOP Health Care bill would completely restructure Medicaid for everyone, not just those who currently benefit from Obamacare

Jayati Ghosh On Imperialism in the 21st Century (Pt. 2/3)

5 hours 34 min ago
Large capital, when on its knees, makes concessions to labor. But now, with disproportionate bargaining power under new global forms of capitalist organization, is pushing down the share of wages in national income, says renown economist Jayati Ghosh

Is Trump's "Warning" to Syria a Prelude to Another Strike?

5 hours 34 min ago
Award-winning author and journalist Max Blumenthal says that with its recent military escalation in Syria and its backing of Saudi Arabia, the Trump administration might be de-prioritizing the fight against ISIS in order to confront Iran

Trump's Only Iran Policy is Confrontation

5 hours 35 min ago
If the White House has an Iran policy, "the only one visible is confrontation," says Adam Weinstein of the National Iranian American Council

Outraged Riders Say Republican Governor's Bus System Has Left Them Stranded

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 11:06
Emotions boiled over at the Baltimore War Memorial as bus riders blasted a new system that promised to improve transit times

Hersh: Trump Ignored Intel Before Bombing Syria

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 10:06
In an exclusive interview, veteran investigative reporter Seymour Hersh discusses his new report that President Trump bombed a Syrian military airfield in April despite warnings that U.S. intelligence had found no evidence that the Assad regime used a chemical weapon

Only Community Control Will Stop Police from Killing with Impunity

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 09:06
Black Agenda Report's Glen Ford discusses the recent failed prosecutions of the officers who killed Samuel DuBose, Sylville Smith and Philando Castile

Jayati Ghosh On Imperialism in the 21st Century Pt.1/3

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 09:06
Imperialism, explains renowned economist - whether explicit or implicit - is about the struggle to control economic territory such as markets, workers & labor, natural resources and new kinds of markets that are developed

RussiaGate Overshadows How Foreign Powers Buy Influence

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 09:06
While U.S. media focuses on alleged Russian election meddling, reporter and author Jonathan Marshall says influence-peddling from other foreign governments has been ignored

The Real Baltimore: Communities, Not Police Hold the Key to Halting Violence

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 08:06
Only stable communities empowered with the necessary resources can stop Baltimore's out of control violence, say Retired Deputy Police Commissioner Tony Barksdale, law enforcement veteran Neill Franklin, Councilwoman Shannon Sneed, Rose Street Community Center's Clayton Guyton, and clinical psychologist Kevin McCamant

State Violence Linked to Domestic Extremism (Pt. 1/2)

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 08:06
Jeremy Kowalski, author of "Domestic Extremism and the Case of the Toronto 18," explains how his investigation of the "Toronto 18" uncovered a link between state violence and the development of domestic extremist groups

Estimates of Sea Level Rise by 2100 Have Tripled in the Past Few Years

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 07:06
Environmental activist Peter Sinclair examines the growing threat of sea level rise

The Real Baltimore: Can Expanding 'Safe Streets' Halt Baltimore's Violence?

Sun, 06/25/2017 - 16:06
Advocates say programs that use the 'cure violence' like Safe Streets are effective, and say more resources could be the solution to Baltimore's rising homicide rate by Stephen Janis

Barclays Executives Charged with Paying $400 Million in Kickbacks to Qatar

Sun, 06/25/2017 - 15:06
The charges filed by Britain's Serious Fraud Office against Barclays Bank executives are unprecedented explains Ian Fraser, author of "Shredded: Inside RBS The Bank That Broke Britain"

Community Organizes to Reclaim West Baltimore Resident's Home

Sun, 06/25/2017 - 15:06
Beatrice Johnson of Sandtown Winchester struggles to reclaim her house of 17 years after it was sold for a $2,100 unpaid water bill

Egypt's Alliance with Saudi Arabia Shows Signs of Stress

Sun, 06/25/2017 - 15:06
President Sisi of Egypt's transfer of two Islands to Saudi Arabia is unprecedented and rejected by much of its population. However, it is part of a new larger reversal in the Arab World's effort to normalize relations with Israel explains Professor Seif Da'na

64 Years Later, CIA Details Long-Hidden Role in Iran Coup

Sun, 06/25/2017 - 15:06
The quiet release of long-awaited and long-hidden CIA documents offers key details on how the U.S. and Britain overthrew Iran's democratic government in 1953, says the National Security Archives' Malcolm Byrne

Big Pharma Puts the Squeeze on Cities Battling Opiate Crisis

Sun, 06/25/2017 - 08:06
Exponential price increases for the life saving drug Narcan have pushed Baltimore to the brink of running out as overdose deaths soar by Taya Graham and Stephen Janis

Mexico Uses Israeli Spyware to Target Lawyers, Journalists and Activists

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 10:06
"We have an alliance between the Mexican government and the Trump administration against the Mexican people," says John Ackerman, editor-in-chief of the Mexican Law Review. "We're being massacred and spied on systematically in Mexico."

Canada's Fossil Fuels Lobby Issues Dubious Data in a Bid for More Pipelines

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 10:06
Adam Scott of Oil Change International offers a critical analysis of new data from the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers