It's no secret that dark money is taking over our elections. And the result: "America's government is bought." With corruption seeded in Watergate, it grew to take over the next generation with McCain-Feingold and eventually led to the Supreme Court's...
Years after massive fraud by Wall Street nearly brought down our economy, not a single banker has landed in jail. Instead of pursuing criminal charges, the Department of Justice (DOJ) under Eric Holder routinely brought civil cases and settled out of...
ADI has renewed it's call to phase out monkey imports and experiments and to scrap plans for a new monkey breeding facility in Florida. 15,000 people have signed. Last year, ADI revealed highly controversial plans to open the 'first' such facility.
Begin your term by announcing criminal charges for the fraud that led to the financial crisis. End abuse of deferred prosecution agreements without steep penalties, Commit to bring to trial any financial institutions caught breaking the law in the future.
DonâEUR(TM)t play politics with foodborne illnesses and public health. Stop delaying vital food poisoning protections that could keep millions of Americans from getting sick, and thousands from dying, every year. Fund the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act
Last week, the House Appropriations Subcommittee marked up the 2016 Veterans Affairs funding bill, and slashed more than $1.4 billion from the presidentâEUR(TM)s requested budget for AmericaâEUR(TM)s Veterans.
The article, in Jan 2013, detailed how the Russian atomic energy agency, Rosatom, had taken over a Canadian company with uranium-mining stakes stretching from Central Asia to the American West.The deal made Rosatom one of the worldâEUR(TM)s largest uranium
The former Congresswoman said that after she made the pledge issue public the tactic changed. Senators and House of Representatives have to now write a paragraph which basically says the same thing as the pledge that was handed over.
"We've all seen the tricks and traps that corporations hide in the fine print of contracts. We've all seen the provisions they slip into legislation to rig the game in their favor.Now just imagine what they have done working behind closed doors with TPP"
Neither explanation nor justification was given to Kinloch, Mo Mayor Betty-McCray legally elected and currently locked out of City Hall accept that she is now going through an impeachment procedure initiated by Kinloch's Alderman...peace.
It is no coincidence that "law enforcement" is sliding into general disrepute - even outright loathing. And the same goes for "authority" generally. People are questioning. And beginning, many of them, to see. Our task is to encourage this. And to be pati
In going through, reviewing and cataloging past shows of mine from that awful time (in preparation for a PBS special, "Dick Cavett's Vietnam," airing Monday), two things stand out. I'm surprised at what a vast amount of Vietnam was either a planned or un
the last day of April, is the 40th anniversary of the end of my war. Americans call it the Vietnam War, and the victorious Vietnamese call it the American War.In fact, both of these names are misnomers, since the war was also fought, to great devastation
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, along with Sen. Sherrod Brown, have responded to recent White House statements on TPP with a sharply-worded letter calling out President Obama and other backers of the corporate-friendly trade pact.