Showing posts from 2009

Let Gaza Live: US Rally Lights Vigils for Palestine

Good Riddance to Decade That Began With Theft of the Presidency

Judge dismisses all charges in Blackwater murders

Activists protest Israeli closure of Gaza, some beaten, jailed

2009 in Perspective @ Democracy Now!

Makers of the Times Square Ball File for Bankruptcy

Craving Terrorist Melodrama

8 US CIA Agents, 5 Canadians Killed in Afghanistan

Atlanta's Beltline: The nexus of elegant, sustainable living

8 Americans killed in Afghanistan blast

John Yoo: No Regrets

Christmas Presents For Bankers: Dean Baker and Jesse Jackson discuss the trillion-dollar corporate welfare giveaway

Democracy Now! EXCLUSIVE…Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters Speaks Out in Support of Gaza Freedom March, Blasts Israeli-Egyptian “Siege” of Gaza

New Year’s Resolution: Don’t Apologize for Democrats

Israeli War on Gaza: New Year Reopens Wounds of the Old

Autodidact Chat: Andrew Reach Interviews Max Eternity (pt 2)

Dan Rather on the Future of Media

The Ice and Snow Festival of China

Bob Herbert: Senate healthcare bill "A Less Than Honest Policy "

Between a Rock and a Hard Place, the Gaza Freedom March!

US Press Ignores Egyptian Suppression of Gaza Freedom March

Anti-Mining Activist Killed in El Salvador

Evo Morales: Community-based Socialism is the solution

Japan's Hatoyama Asserts Independence away from US Policy

Cause and Effect in Obama's "Terror War"

Latin America's first same-gender marriage held in Argentina

Iran says West Behind Deadly Protests

Blind Ambition: Has Israel doomed itself to failed-state status?

Freedom Marching in Circles While Winding Our Way to Gaza

Dennis Brutus (1924-2009): South African Poet and Activist Dies in Cape Town

Holocaust Survivor Stages Hunger Strike for Gaza

Obama's Afghanistan Escalation a Bad Sign for the Country's Environment

Are US Wars Fueling Domestic Terrorism?

One Day We'll All Be Terrorists

Congress needs more people like Slaughter

The Real News: State of the Unions (part one)

Gaza aid held up in Jordan

In Harlem, Reflections on the Life of Percy Sutton

Clyburn Capitulates, making House healthcare bill D.O.A.

"America can no longer afford a war-based economy"

How Progressives Can Move Obama to the Left

Percy Sutton, media mogul and civil rights lawyer representing Malcolm X dies at 89

Rebuilding economies with a focus on high-speed rail

Officials say firecracker "bomber" not a terrorist threat

Christmas 1837: A History in the Legacy of Seminole Nation's African and Indian Freedom Fighters

On Gaza, World Leaders Fail to Act but Global Citizens Step Forward

Misterioso: Thelonious Monk

Murder and the Joy of Airstrike Anonymity

Fresh spill at Exxon Valdez site creates three-mile-long oil slick

A Green New Deal: Beyond Our Darkest Hours, Grassroots Rising

FLASHBACK: Charlie Rose Greenroom with Dean Ornish

Anniversary of TVA Coal Ash Spill as Forgotten as the Disaster Itself

Saying No, No, No to the Ho-Ho-Ho

California Food Banks Seek Slow-Grown, Nutritious Food

Leading Chinese Dissident Gets 11-Year Prison Sentence

Christmas Eve Is the 3,000th Day in Afghanistan and 30th Anniversary of the Russian Invasion

60+ House Democrats Say "Any" Health Bill With No Public Option Is "Unacceptable"

Obama Double-Crossed Progressives on Health Care

Climate Discord: From Hopenhagen to Nopenhagen

Obama and the Permanent War Budget

Gaza March Puts Spotlight on Civilian Suffering

Obama's Top Thug: Jane Hamsher, Grover Norquist Call for Rahm Emanuel’s Resignation

Iran's Ahmadinejad mocks Obama, "TV series" nuke talks

Reclaiming Public Values in the Age of Casino Capitalism

Afghanistan War: Lessons Not Learned

The Rational Case For 'Kill The Bill'