The US mental health crisis: profound  and persistent

The US mental health crisis: profound and persistent

Mental illness is increasingly criminalized and stigmatized while the social safety net has been relentlessly shredded.
An ultra-right plan  for a government coup

An ultra-right plan for a government coup

You heard it here first! From 2023, an exposé of plans for a government takeover by the Christian right via "Project 2025."
Religion, The Far Right, U.S. Politics
Systemic failures lead to death in custody of Heather Calgaret

Systemic failures lead to death in custody of Heather Calgaret

Calgaret's death serves as a stark reminder of the injustices First Nations women face in the Australian prison system.
Why we're marching on the RNC: Pacific Northwest version

Why we’re marching on the RNC: Pacific Northwest version

Some of the members of the Evergreen state contingent, including Freedom Socialist Party leader Andrea Bauer, make their case.
Take Action!, U.S. Politics
IRS whistleblower should be lauded, not jailed

IRS whistleblower should be lauded, not jailed

Charles Littlejohn, who revealed Trump’s tax fraud, deserves praise, not prison.
Mississippi cops are sentenced to prison

Mississippi cops are sentenced to prison

Six racist cops, part of the self-named “Goon Squad,” answer for their crimes against two Black men.
Biden and Netanyahu at a joint press conference.

Netanyahu in a labyrinth of his own making

Israel's own allies have begun to realize that continuing to back the Zionist government could bring them down with it.
anti-war, CRIR, middle east
Labor leaders heard our message: union action is vital for reproductive justice

Labor leaders heard our message: union action is vital for reproductive justice

A National Mobilization for Reproductive Justice press conference urges AFL-CIO President Liz Shuler to throw the weight of the labor movement into the fight.