Chukwumerije – Commander, Comrade Who Counted
I call him Commander of the Propaganda Forces. Though Enugu went under within weeks of the first shots of the war being fired in Gakem (in today’s…
Michael Brown Family Sues For Wrongful Death
The family of Michael Brown, the unarmed black 18-year-old whose fatal shooting by police led to months of unrest last year, are suing the city…
Shoshana Hebshi Settles Suit Against TSA, Airline
The American Civil Liberties Union announced a settlement in its lawsuit filed on behalf of Shoshana Hebshi, a mother of two who was pulled off an…
The Obama administration’s latest overreach: The clean power plan
By Attorney General Luther General and Katherine Green Robertson In the torrent of overreaching directives coming from Washington to the states,…
Wisconsin’s Tax Freedom Day a reminder of its mediocre tax climate
Photo by: Shutterstock By Matt Crumb | Watchdog Opinion On April 25, Wisconsinites will have worked enough days to pay off the taxman. That’s…
Rural activists in Latin America call for socialism
Final declaration of the 6th Congress of countryside organizations affiliated with La Via Campesina, held April 10-16, 2015, in Buenos Aires,…
A “Path To Yes” On Trade, But Paul Ryan Blocks It
Trade can work for all stakeholders and can be a tool to lift general prosperity, democracy, environmental protection and the general welfare on all…
Obama’s “Openness” and Deceit
President Obama claims to value "openness" as a core principle of democracy, but the truth is that his administration has been among the most…
Fears for safety of Chinese activist who supported Hong Kong’s democracy movement
The wife of an online activist detained for subversion in the southern Chinese province of Guangdong after he publicly supported Hong Kong’s Occupy…
Occupy Boise leader, Democrat bring community organizing to Idaho cities
She’s joined in the effort, though hundreds of miles to the south, by Geoff Burns, a leader of the Occupy Boise movement. Nesse’s organization,…
Tennessee Gov. Haslam signs bill allowing handguns in parks
Licensed handgun owners are allowed to carry their weapons in parks throughout Tennessee under a bill signed by Governor Bill Haslam on Friday, even…
California truckers seeking compensation as employees set to vote on proposed strike
Truckers who haul freight from the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach will vote on Saturday whether to go on strike, organizers said, in a move that…