Chicago spent more than $113 million on police misconduct lawsuits in 2018 

Mar 21, 2019 by

Chicago taxpayers paid more than $85 million last year to settle police misconduct lawsuits, $28 million more for lawyers, records...

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Andrew Gillum plans massive voter registration effort as FL Republicans try to undo Amendment 4.

Mar 21, 2019 by

Note how outrageous this attempt at voter suppression is. They are asking for court costs, even when the judge didn’t. Even if this...

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‘The victim becomes the criminal’: how prosecutors vilify those killed by police 

Mar 21, 2019 by

In reports on police killings, district attorneys dredge up negative details about victims and promote racist tropes, adding to...

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Alert: Supreme Court Backs Extreme Interpretation Of Immigrant Detention Law

Mar 21, 2019 by

Supreme Court ruled Trump administration has broad executive power to detain immigrants with prior convictions and deny bail hearings...

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Bernie’s Campaign Becomes 2020’s First to Promise to Offset Their Carbon Emissions

Mar 21, 2019 by

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., pledged on Thursday that his 2020 presidential campaign will be carbon neutral, a promise similar to the...

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UN War Crimes Investigators Urge Israel To Stop Killing Unarmed Protesters

Mar 21, 2019 by

UN war crimes investigators yesterday called on Israel to stop its snipers using lethal force against protesters in the Gaza Strip,...

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MST’s Stedile: “Venezuela Is the Battle of This Century”

Mar 21, 2019 by

So Venezuela is very important because it is the battle of this century. If the empire succeeds in overthrowing Venezuela, that means...

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Match in National Fingerprint Database Establishes Innocence of Baton Rouge Man after 36 years in prison

Mar 21, 2019 by

“There are many innocent people at Angola—guys who have served over 50 years. I’m happy to be cleared finally, but I’m...

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Alert: Pesticide residues found in 70% of produce sold in US even after washing 

Mar 21, 2019 by

Strawberries, spinach and kale among most pesticide-heavyConventionally farmed kale could contain up to 18 pesticides Source:...

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The Human-Rights Agenda Underlying the 2019 Medicare for All Bill 

Mar 20, 2019 by

The main questions is not how much universal health care will cost but how we provide for basic human rights. Source: The...

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Alert: Social Democratic Nations Rank Happiest on Global Index (Again). US Ranking Falls (Again).

Mar 20, 2019 by

Out-sized corporate power and wealth inequality were named as reasons for Americans’ chronic unhappiness in the UN’s...

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Biggest Obstacle to Passage of Green New Deal? Democratic Lawmakers.

Mar 20, 2019 by

If the Green New Deal came up for a vote in the Democrat-controlled House, it would have trouble passing. Because of the Democrats....

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The Time Has Come for Democrats to Impeach Brett Kavanaugh

Mar 20, 2019 by

And no, ‘he’s just not worth it’ is not an acceptable excuse. Source: The Time Has Come for Democrats to Impeach Brett Kavanaugh |...

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‘Momentum Is Shifting’: MoveOn Calls for Democratic Presidential Candidates to Boycott AIPAC Conference

Mar 20, 2019 by

“This is a huge step in the right direction. AIPAC upholds the occupation of the West Bank and Gaza, and second class...

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