Former U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich speaks at the U.N. on behalf of the Basel Peace Office, a coalition of international organizations dedicated to eliminating nuclear weapons.
With a speech at Westminster College, the Vermont senator took a positive step forward "in the effort to challenge the corporate, militarist influences behind U.S. foreign policy."
With the United States out of the agreement, the administration now cannot undermine global climate talks as part of the Trump effort to promote fossil fuels.
In recent speeches, President Trump accurately described the sovereign state system of today. But might we one day see a "United Earth"?
After receiving a 30-year minimum life sentence for murder and an additional seven years for armed robbery, the author learned to use his energy in a positive way while serving time in New Jersey penitentiaries.
As the clock counts down to the new year, another clock will continue ticking, counting the days, hours, minutes and seconds since May 23, 2013, the day President Barack Obama promised to free all those prisoners at the U.S. base at Guantanamo Bay who have been cleared for release.
Corporations should not be a part of climate negotiations at the upcoming United Nations talks in Paris. They are part of the problem, not the solution.