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The MAGA storming of the Capitol is one year old. The attempted coup is still happening. The reshaping of the Republican Party as an insurrectionary force and the expansion of armed gangs aim to smash democracy. Please help us to inform, to mobilize and to inspire the forces of multi-racial, radical, inclusive democracy to defeat this threat in 2022.

 

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Time for AG Garland to Create Corporate Crime Database

Ralph Nader Common Dreams
To properly face the major threats posed by corporate crime, it is important that the Department have more specific and timely ways to measure the incidence and severity of corporate crime.

What Comes After National Liberation Movements?

Imraan Buccus New Frame
History shows that the decline of national liberation movements is inevitable. Without undertaking the political work to build progressive alternatives, moving from one political epoch to another can be a movement from the frying pan into the fire.

Sanderistas Inspire Union Drive at Starbucks

Noam Scheiber New York Times
The liberal workers the company has long attracted are expanding a union campaign to other cities after a landmark victory in Buffalo.

Martin Luther King, Jr., Internationalist

Khury Petersen-Smith otherwords.org
King looked beyond our borders — not only at injustice, but how people worked together to end it. It’s an example we need today.

Supreme Court Rules for Death by Covid

Lawrence Gostin The Daily Beast
Six Supreme Court ideologues have defied science, common sense and established law. Thousands will die of covid as a result.

Once Upon A Time

Fred Norman
Bay Area poet Fred Norman, a dedicated pacifist in Veterans for Peace, died on December 30. His anti-war poetry lives on.

Friday Nite Videos | January 14, 2022

Portside
Trump Hangs Up on NPR. David Byrne's American Utopia. Michigan AG Refers Fake Electors to Feds. The Landlord’s Worst Nightmare Could Protect Millions of New Yorkers. Jordan Klepper Runs Into Matt Gaetz.