Why debate the coronavirus bill currently before Congress? When Congress rushed through a massive stimulus plan in 2008, it ended up bailing out big businesses but not regular people.
The southward expansion of US border enforcement has been happening for years. Now we’re exporting Trump-era cruelty too.
Young activists are leading global struggles over climate change and civil rights. They deserve to have a say in who runs their government.
For just over 10 percent of a single year’s military spending, we could build enough green electricity for every household in the country.
At the Mexican border, US law is flagrantly disregarded by people who know they will never be punished.
The United States is a land of plenty, not scarcity — and undocumented immigrants are not the reason our hospitals and social services are crumbling.
Companies practicing racial or gender inequality cannot receive government dollars. It’s time to do the same for economic inequality.
Ideas like Medicare for All are written off as fantasy thinking by the same people who support virtually unlimited military spending.