Chris Hedges and Mr. Fish / TruthdigMay 20, 2019
A declining birthrate is driving the war on abortion rights. Our ruling capitalists know they are doomed if women cannot be forced to reproduce. Dig deeper ( 7 Min. Read )
Chris Hedges and Mr. Fish / TruthdigOct 29, 2017
The barrage of lies from demagogues such as Donald Trump creates profound cognitive dissonance among the population that ends in a nationwide collective mental illness. Dig deeper ( 7 Min. Read )
By Juan Cole / Informed CommentDec 26, 2016
Given the alarming rise of white nationalism in the United States and the ways in which it is often entangled with Christian nationalism, it is worthwhile remembering exactly whose birth was commemorated Sunday . Dig deeper ( 5 Min. Read )
Chris Hedges / TruthdigNov 21, 2016
Liberals have no moral authority to preach to a dispossessed white working class about racism, multiculturalism, identity politics or diversity. The abject failure by liberals to fight for economic justice triggered the protofascist backlash embodied by Donald Trump’s election victory. Dig deeper ( 7 Min. Read )
By Sarah Lazare, Common DreamsOct 21, 2015
"It is time for all of us to stand up and say what we do is good," says the director of the Allentown Women's Center in Bethlehem, Pa., one of the many independent providers speaking up for the social value of abortion care—without apology. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
Kasia Anderson / TruthdigMay 6, 2015
And then there were six: Former Arkansas governor and Fox News talking head Mike Huckabee brought the official tally of Republican candidates for the 2016 presidential contest to a half-dozen Tuesday, and he blasted his ex-rival, President Obama, while he was at it. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
Kasia Anderson / TruthdigApr 9, 2015
Remember when President Obama wasn't making the strongest case for securing the civil rights of LGBT Americans and wouldn't, for example, come out in favor of gay marriage? Looks like things are a bit different for our 2015-edition POTUS. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
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