Not only have the bankers responsible escaped culpability, but we remain vulnerable to another crash. What's worse, now we have Trump.
Only by abandoning our two-party duopoly can we begin to imagine an alternative future.
The Doors' John Densmore on Jim Morrison, John Lennon, Oliver Stone and the New Protest Generation (Audio and Transcript)
Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer and musician Densmore discuss how young gun control advocates are continuing the legacy of the Vietnam protests, the activism behind The Doors' music, and more.
A propaganda war is raging over the legitimacy of the voting process in Crimea and the neutrality of the international observers who went there.
A Mexican "water is life" movement is growing as activists take on Constellation Brands, a U.S.-based multinational corporation.
Truthdig's holiday animations are an annual tradition. Enjoy a look back at them from over the years.
Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer speaks about the failures of the Democratic Party and the establishment politics that led to Donald Trump's victory.
The surveillance was uncovered after a protester filed a Freedom of Information request about demonstrations in 2014 and 2015.
To withstand and ultimately overcome the imminent Trump regime, "American activists must move from detached indignation to revolutionary engagement by using the techniques of social movement creation to dominate elections," says the co-creator of Occupy Wall Street.