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The U.S. has the sixth-highest inequality in the OECD, while Iceland, Finland, Norway, and Denmark have the fourth, fifth, sixth, and seventh-lowest respectively. (Photo: Illustrated | Wikimedia Commons, Apple)
Ryan CooperThe U.S. has the sixth-highest inequality in the OECD, while Iceland, Finland, Norway, and Denmark have the fourth, fifth, sixth, and seventh-lowest respectively. (Photo: Illustrated | Wikimedia Commons, Apple) >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Common Dreams
Biden, who defends his friendliness with Republicans including Strom Thurmond, John McCain, and Mike Pence, as a healthy sign of civility and bipartisanship—comes from an era when the good old boys got together and made policy. (Photo:Jay Godwin/GoodFreePhotos)
Ruth ConniffBiden, who defends his friendliness with Republicans including Strom Thurmond, John McCain, and Mike Pence, as a healthy sign of civility and bipartisanship—comes from an era when the good old boys got together and made policy. (Photo:Jay Godwin/GoodFreePhotos) >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Common Dreams
Julia Conley, staff writer"This is the hard work of democracy." >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Common Dreams
The eight year anniversary of the triple meltdowns at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear facility passed mostly without comment in mainstream media circles. In spite of ongoing radiological contamination that will continue to spread and threaten human health for lifetimes to … The post Fukushima: “An Ongoing Global Radiological Catastrophe”. “A Huge >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Global Research
An Israeli soldier in the Golan Heights, 2006.
Eoin Higgins, staff writerCritics on Thursday swiftly condemned an announcement by President Donald Trump that he believes the U.S. should recognize Israel's claim over the Golan Heights, the Syrian territory Israel has illegally occupied for over half a century. The ramifications of the decision may reach beyond the Middle East. >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Common Dreams
#SaveYourInternet
Jessica Corbett, staff writer"This is the last chance for Europeans who care about access to knowledge and the sharing of diverse information on the internet to make their voice heard." >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Common Dreams
Congressman Juan Guaidó of the Popular Will party, president of the National Assembly since Jan. 5, was sworn in on Jan. 23 before a crowd as Venezuela's interim president. Credit: NationalAssembly
Congressman Juan Guaidó of the Popular Will party, president of the National Assembly since Jan. 5, was sworn in on Jan. 23 before a crowd as Venezuela's interim president. Credit: NationalAssembly By Ivar AndersenSTOCKHOLM, Mar 21 2019 (IPS) More than 60 countries have recognized Juan Guaidó as legitimate interim president. But >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Inter Press Service
Jake Johnson, staff writer"The overwhelming majority of voters want real net neutrality protections restored, they're not going to tolerate any funny business or trojan horse amendments pushed for by telecom lobbyists." >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Common Dreams
Ever since her shocking primary upset of Democratic Party fixture Rep. Joe Crowley last fall in New York's 14th District, Ocasio-Cortez has drawn the white-hot spotlight of the press.(Photo: Screenshot)
Reed RichardsonEver since her shocking primary upset of Democratic Party fixture Rep. Joe Crowley last fall in New York's 14th District, Ocasio-Cortez has drawn the white-hot spotlight of the press. (Photo: Screenshot) >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Common Dreams
Nunes' lawsuit will almost certainly be thrown out. (Photo: Win McNamee/Getty)
Trevor TimmNunes' lawsuit will almost certainly be thrown out. (Photo: Win McNamee/Getty) >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Common Dreams
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Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Common Dreams
Julia Conley, staff writer"Given the pig's ear the minority Tories have made of Brexit, abetted by Labour, a revocation of Article 50 and a new election would allow these parties to set out their stalls and to give people a choice of voting for a proper plan or to remain." >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Common Dreams
A plume of smoke rises from a petrochemical fire at the Intercontinental Terminals Company Monday, March 18, 2019, in Deer Park, Texas.
Eoin Higgins, staff writerDeer Park, Texas, is under a stay in place order because the chemical benzene entered the air Thursday via a petrochemical fire."This is not going to get any better anytime soon." — Sema Hernandez >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Common Dreams
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Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Common Dreams
Ralph Nader A woman lays on the coffin of her loved one during a memorial service for the Ethiopian passengers and crew who perished in the Ethiopian Airways ET302 crash at Selassie Church on March 17, 2019 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. All 157 passengers and crew perished after the Ethiopian >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Common Dreams
The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has launched a project called Migrants as Messengers (MaM), which aims to make future candidates aware of the dangers of irregular migration. In Guinea, migrants who have returned home are involved in awareness-raising activities with logistical support and training from IOM-Guinea. Courtesy: Amadou Kendessa >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Inter Press Service
Jacinda Ardern embraces a mourner at the Kilbirnie mosque in Wellington, New Zealand. (Photo: Screen shot / YouTube)
Amy Goodman, Denis MoynihanJacinda Ardern embraces a mourner at the Kilbirnie mosque in Wellington, New Zealand. (Photo: Screen shot / YouTube) >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Common Dreams
Jake Johnson, staff writer"So maybe they aren't the best authority on prioritizing economic wellbeing of everyday people and the planet," tweeted the New York congresswoman >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Common Dreams
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.)
Jessica Corbett, staff writer"What we are seeing all across this country is a war being waged against working people," Sen. Bernie Sanders said while standing in solidarity with striking union workers in Los Angeles on Wednesday. >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Common Dreams
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.)
Jessica Corbett, staff writer"What we are seeing all across this country is a war being waged against working people," Sen. Bernie Sanders said while standing in solidarity with striking union workers in Los Angeles on Wednesday. >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Common Dreams
The New York Times Rising waters on the Missouri River led to a difficult choice: hold back >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Inside Climate News
A future without independent media leaves us with an upside down reality where according to the corporate media “NATO deserves a Nobel Peace Prize”, and where “nuclear weapons and wars make us safer”. . . If, like us, this is … The post Selected Articles: US Broke its Teeth in Venezuela? appeared first on >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Global Research
Following two 737 MAX 8 crashes, killing all passengers and crew members onboard, China was the first nation to ground the planes. It's the largest buyer of Boeing's most popular passenger aircraft – with 97 of its 371 planes delivered … The post Will Grounding of Boeing's 737 MAX 8 Planes Affect >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Global Research
By Jens BerggrenSTOCKHOLM, Sweden, Mar 21 2019 (IPS) Every year, the World Economic Forum asks some 1,000 decision-makers from the public sector, business, academia and civil society across the globe to assess the risks facing the world over the decade to come. Since 2012, water crisis has consistently been ranked as >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Inter Press Service
As alarm bells sound over the advancing destruction of the environment, a variety of Green New Deal proposals have appeared in the US and Europe, along with some interesting academic debates about how to fund them. Monetary policy, normally relegated … The post Monetary Policy Takes Center Stage: MMT, QE or >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Global Research
The miserably failed “humanitarian aid” delivery into Venezuela on February 23 is another nail in the coffin of the U.S. government's coup attempt against President Nicolas Maduro and the Bolivarian revolutionary process in Venezuela. Before this day, the U.S. government … The post Huge Defeat for Imperialists: The U.S. Broke Its Teeth >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Global Research
Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait. He had walked into possibly the biggest trap in modern history The post The War on Iraq : Five US Presidents, Five British Prime Ministers, More than Thirty Years of Duplicity, and Counting…. appeared first on Global Research. >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Global Research
CNN Occidental Petroleum's CEO told the Financial Times she wants her oil company to eventually be "carbon >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Inside Climate News
Feigning shock and publishing moralizing polemics isn't going to change the fact that it was entirely predictable that Trump's “Fortress America” grand strategy would ultimately see the US seek to expand its premier multilateral security structure across South America in … The post Is It Really All that Surprising that Trump >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Global Research
Introduction With the possible U.S. military withdrawal from Syria in the news on a daily basis, the mainstream media has been quick to parrot the DOD's claim that 2,000 troops, mostly special operations forces, are to be withdrawn from the … The post Video: The Expanding Global Footprint of US Special Operations >>>
Thu, Mar 21, 2019
Global Research

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