Category: Corporations

Third year commemoration of the poisoning of Flint

April 2017

April, 2017 marks the third year commemoration of the poisoning of the water and the people of Flint. As a tribute to their monumental struggle, which has put the …

Medicaid still in crosshairs: the best defense is a united offense!

April 2017

The legislative defeat of the American Health Care Act unleashes the path to a real solution for guaranteed healthcare for all. Defense of Medicaid remains …

Why do corporations want our public schools?

April 2017

The destruction of our public school system in favor of privatized corporate run schools began long before Trump, under both Republican and Democratic …

What and who is government for?

April 2017

If you are elderly, chronically ill, disabled, retired or just plain poor this question —what and who is government for—should now be on your mind. President …

Standing up to the attack on our lives and the planet

April 2017

  In a recent townhall meeting with a member of Congress in Arkansas, thousands of people turned out to demand that the government do something to guarantee everyone has healthcare. One woman told the congressman at the townhall that she …

Corporate control of energy is killing us

April 2017

  One of Trump’s first acts as president was to green-light the Dakota Access Pipeline, threatening the drinking water of millions of people. For months, millions of taxpayer dollars were spent attacking Water Protectors so that oil corporations could build …

“When a corporation can own a town, we’re in trouble”

November 2016

Rebecca Fritz, with one of her children, is sounding the alarm about fascism. She fights poverty every day, trying to raise a family on her own. She joined the bus …

Judges, prosecutors and law enforcement are parasites

November 2016

A worker is above all a producer. The workers produce all of the wealth in the possession of the billionaire corporate class. The corporate class are parasites, as are the judges …

Attacks on a free press are an attack on democracy

November 2016

As the corporations move to complete their takeover of the government, stamping out whatever democracy we have, the attack on the press and …

The struggle for democracy in America intensifies

November 2016

The 2016 presidential election was one of the most divisive in our country’s history. This is no surprise, given the economic, moral, and political crisis we face …