Voter ID: One Man, One Vote

Will Durst

Voter IDs — because nobody said democracy was supposed to be convenient Whiners. Bounders. Ingrates. Talking about the incessant griping and sniping currently buzzing over long overdue Republican reforms requiring citizens to produce a government … Read moreVoter ID: One Man, One Vote

Today’s Supreme Court: Let’s Talk Impeachment

James Israel

The ‘Extreme Supreme 5’ is sullying the reputation of the Supreme Court What can you say about Hobby Lobby? It seems one of their corporate “hobbies” is religion. The proposition that a company or a … Read moreToday’s Supreme Court: Let’s Talk Impeachment

A National Call to Link Arms for Democracy

A National Call to Link Arms for Democracy

Guest Editorial: Let’s work together to reform our democracy and make it work. By Victoria Collier and Ben Zion-Ptashnik. Copyright, Truthout.org. Reprinted with permission. (A guest editorial — not fake news or satire! This article, … Read moreA National Call to Link Arms for Democracy

The Millionaires’ Congress vs. The People

Jim Hightower

The millionaires in Congress can’t relate The rich truly are different from you and me — they tend to hold seats in Congress. Our nation purports to be a representative democracy, yet you don’t find … Read moreThe Millionaires’ Congress vs. The People

With Chávez Gone, Venezuela’s Elite Promise Freedom at Last

With Chávez Gone, Venezuela’s Elite Promise Freedom at Last

Venezuela’s most vulnerable citizens hope for return to ‘good old days’ The prosperous families in Venezuela have been waiting for this for a long time. Finally, the tyrant is dead, and the people who really … Read moreWith Chávez Gone, Venezuela’s Elite Promise Freedom at Last