If There Are No New Farmers, Who Will Grow Our Food?
Programs across the country are trying to make it easier for new farmers to get started and put down roots.
What Do Private Prisons Have to Do With the Upcoming Election?
As Election Day draws near, what are some of the ways that private prison corporations support their candidates? What do they receive in ret
Detroit Faces "Humanitarian Crisis" as City Shuts Off Water Access for T...
A judge overseeing Detroit's bankruptcy recently ruled the city can continue shutting off water to residents who have fallen behind on payme
New right-to-farm laws protect Big Ag, not small farmers | Al Jazeera Am...
ALEC-drafted legislations aiming to circumvent local ordinances on environmental protection and animal rights
Additional Substances Added To List Of Dangerous Carcinogen List
The United States Department of Health and Human Services recently added four new items to the official list of carcinogenic substances. Thi
We Need to Listen to the Founders and Stop the Forever War
War without end poses a very real threat to our democracy.
World figures call for legal regulation of drug use | Al Jazeera America
Global Commission on Drugs says drastic drug policy changes needed to combat high costs of drug trafficking
Asia Times Online :: How Washington made Islamic State
Asia Times Online. The Asia News Hub providing the latest news and analysis regarding economics, events and trends in business, economy and
Seafood Produced by "Modern Slaves" Leaves a Bad Taste
US seafood producers are competing already with at least some imports caught, farmed or processed by slaves. So why is the Obama administrat
Will Middle East governments ever face international justice? | Al Jazee...
World powers continue to block efforts to prosecute alleged crimes against humanity committed by Syria, Israel and Egypt
Apocalypse of the "Happy Meal": The Cathedral of Cholesterol
The chemicals given to commercially raised livestock, and added to their meat, are a toxic stew; most grains fed to livestock are GMOs, mean
Monsanto's Herbicide Linked to Fatal Kidney Disease Epidemic: Could It T...
Monsanto's herbicide Roundup has been linked to a mysterious fatal kidney disease epidemic that has appeared in Central America, Sri Lanka a
Predatory Capitalism and the System's Denial in the Face of Truth
Contemporary capitalism is characterized by a political economy which revolves around finance capital, is based on a savage form of free mar
A Stampede to Amend the Constitution and Get Big Money Out of Politics
The unfettered role of money in politics ensures that officials pass laws that benefit corporate, not public interests.
Fire the DEA Administrator! | Green Shadow Cabinet
President Obama,. We call on you to dismiss DEA Administrator Michele Leonhart. This country's drug policy is bi-polar, as Michelle Leonhart