In these darkest of days, here’s what gives me hope.
The marxist economist gets to the root of a question about how to address the issues facing Western society today.
"The Green New Deal is a vision of how we can improve the lives of millions of people and rescue the planet from climate chaos," writes Green Party media coordinator Scott McLarty.
Democracy Spring is all about reforming campaign finance laws in the United States. But although the movement is gaining momentum, mainstream media coverage remains scant.
In this episode of his new show "Days of Revolt," Chris Hedges discusses the militarization of higher education institutions with journalist Alexa O’Brien. Uncovering the trail of money and influence from the national security state to college programs, they identify the ways in which this apparatus has long been in effect, and what it could mean for the future.
A year after Eric Garner died at the hands of the NYPD, his grieving family says, "Justice to us is we get answers, we get our reforms."
I would love to believe this wonderful story of how a new, democratic Ukraine is fighting against an old, authoritarian bureaucracy, but there are too many indications that this story is flawed.
Previous Ukrainian governments did not engage in radical reforms because the population would not easily let the remains of socialism be dismantled.