[Massachusetts Teachers Association] “Madeloni reminded participants of the well…
[ Massachusetts Teachers Association ] "Madeloni reminded participants of the well-documented fact that charter schools fail to serve nearly as many…
2015: Oil Industry Off To A Rough Start
So far, 2015 has not been good to the oil industry. In just the last two weeks, the bad news included two fiery oil railcar accidents, a refinery…
Robert Weissman: Dark Money Casts a Sinister Shadow Across the Land
As a key first step to shining a light on dark money -- election-related funds whose source remains secret -- the president should issue an executive…
White House Defends Goal to Prevent Iran From Acquiring Nuclear Weapon
U.S. goal differs from Israel's goal to prevent Iran from having the capability to build a nuclear weapon. Nuclear Iran, Iran nuclear deal, President…
Netanyahu Directly Addresses Controversy Over His Speech To Congress
Benjamin Netanyahu addresses the 2015 American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) Policy Conference on March 2, 2015. CREDIT: AP Israeli Prime…
In Wisconsin’s Battle Against Right to Work, Labor Goes Through the Motions
The only reason 2012 was different was because the Occupy Wall Street movement’s brief mutiny caused enough of a ruckus to change the national…
US Media Dropping The Ball On Ukraine ‘Volunteers’
It us astonishing the number of people who are in denial. What you see is what you…
“Radioactive cover-up” at Fukushima — Experts believe “other sources of contamination” are flowing into ocean
March 1, 2015 Asahi Shimbun , Feb 28, 2015 ( emphasis added ): The nation’s nuclear watchdog body slammed [TEPCO] over its failure to disclose…
“There is A Serious Gap Between Öcalan and PKK”
"PKK leader has done its part. He declared 10 articles, HDP leader Demirtaş has a statement as well. But they contradict each other," President…
HUD Secretary Julián Castro’s Keynote Remarks, 2015 Family and Youth Homelessness Conference
These are the keynote remarks delivered by the Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary  Julián  Castro on the second day of our 2015…
Department of Homeland Security What is it Good For
Late Friday night, Congress passed legislation funding the Department of Homeland Security for one week. This vote followed weeks of debate over…