Without Proof or Cause or Consent, ‘Impetuous’ Trump Bombs Syria

Without consent of the U.S. Congress or presenting a credible case for its necessity or offering verifiable evidence of charges levied against the government of President Bashar al-Assad, President Donald Trump on Thursday night launched more than 50 cruise missiles...

Anti-Drone Movement Speaks: ‘End the Secrecy, No to Kill List’

Activists from across the globe kicked off the largest-ever anti-drone summit Friday with a boisterous White House rally then march to the headquarters of one of the most notorious weapons manufacturers in the world. “After ten years of using drones it is about...

100 CEOs Have as Much Retirement Savings as 116 Million Americans

While many Americans are facing a “frightening retirement reality,” 100 CEOs are looking at “colossal nest eggs” and can look forward to monthly retirement checks of over $250,000 for the rest of their lives. The Institute for Policy Studies...

Tom Hayden, Courageous Warrior for Peace

When Tom Hayden died on Oct. 23, we lost a courageous warrior for peace and equality. Hayden was on the front lines of nearly every major progressive struggle for more than 50 years. Vilified by the Right and at times criticized from the Left, Hayden remained...

Groups to Obama: Don’t Cede Climate to TTIP or Fossil Fuel Subsidies

Environmental groups on Thursday sent an open letter to President Barack Obama warning him that the controversial Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) threatens to upend his climate legacy. The letter (pdf), released ahead of the upcoming Group of 20...