The Democratic Party claims to support the interests and campaigns of black and brown, but if it doesn’t make good on that story, it’s no better than the opposition.
The news website, which received 19 nominations from the Los Angeles Press Club, earns three first-place prizes, six second-place awards and one third-place finish.
The lesson for those seeking a realignment toward global peace and justice is that a strong-willed leader with a popular mandate might be capable of opposing the pro-military establishment.
Whether as victims of a mass shooting or of police brutality, time and again black lives are treated as less valuable than others.
Truthdig writers Sonali Kolhatkar and Max Blumenthal disagree with each other regarding key elements in the recent reports that the Syrian government used chemical weapons in Douma. This is Blumenthal's take on the issue.
The multinational company, like some other oil corporations, has spent millions to mislead the public while profiting off the destruction of our planet.