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Phyllis Bennis discusses the U.S. plan to bolster Saudi Arabia’s defense capabilities and to arm Saudi Arabia with more weapons.
Letting small slivers of a population amass as much wealth as they can grab might not be such a hot idea after all.
No matter the victor in Israel’s parliamentary election, policies oppressing the Palestinian people are likely to continue.
As the GM strike shows, employers use their workers’ health as a bargaining chip. Medicare for All would end that.
Democrats need to take Trump’s crimes against people and the planet as seriously as those against Joe Biden.
Trump has been enlisting foreign leaders in his fight against the U.S. state. Is impeachment a moral necessity or political trap?
Millions of young people around the world join global strike to demand climate action ahead of United Nations Climate Summit.
For just over 10 percent of a single year’s military spending, we could build enough green electricity for every household in the country.
Youth are demanding a Green New Deal and a sustainable economy. We can start by drastically reducing military spending and shifting defense funds toward renewable energy.