Archive for ‘resistance’

December 23, 2016

The Ashes: A Humanist Sermon – Daylight Atheism

Despite the failure of our hopes, the mission to do good must continue.

Source: The Ashes: A Humanist Sermon – Daylight Atheism

December 18, 2016

The Emoluments Clause: Its text, meaning, and application to Donald J. Trump | Brookings Institution

Foreign interference in the American political system was among the gravest dangers feared by the Founders of our nation and the framers of our Constitution.  The United States was a new government…

Source: The Emoluments Clause: Its text, meaning, and application to Donald J. Trump | Brookings Institution

December 12, 2016

Progressive Picks

As part of its commitment to providing independent information and resources to its readers, Truthout chooses a Progressive Pick every week: an independent book or DVD that we find thought-provoking and insightful.

Source: Progressive Picks

December 12, 2016

The Women’s March on Washington is ON!

Source: The Women’s March on Washington is ON!

December 11, 2016

Socialism for the Rich, Capitalism for the Poor: An Interview With Noam Chomsky

In a democracy, the public influences policy but the US state largely works to benefit the privileged and powerful.

Source: Socialism for the Rich, Capitalism for the Poor: An Interview With Noam Chomsky

November 19, 2016

Cartoon: The cliff

Ugh, what a week. If you want to support independent cartooning at this uncertain moment, please consider joining Sparky’s List, and/or checking out the new book. And hang in there.

Source: Cartoon: The cliff

November 5, 2016

The Stand-Off at Cannonball, Where Natives Show Great Courage and Fight Raw Greed and Oil Power | Alternet

An epic battle with an historic gathering of Native tribes and a Bull-Connor-style sheriff.

Source: The Stand-Off at Cannonball, Where Natives Show Great Courage and Fight Raw Greed and Oil Power | Alternet

October 29, 2016

Will new drugs mean the rich live to 120 and the poor die at 60? | Aeon Essays

Source: Will new drugs mean the rich live to 120 and the poor die at 60? | Aeon Essays

October 28, 2016

Identifying Oneself as an Atheist is a Revolutionary Act | Atheist Revolution

Source: Identifying Oneself as an Atheist is a Revolutionary Act | Atheist Revolution

October 26, 2016

The Pentagon’s ‘Terminator Conundrum’: Robots That Could Kill on Their Own – The New York Times

The United States has put artificial intelligence at the center of its defense strategy, with weapons that can identify targets and make decisions.

Source: The Pentagon’s ‘Terminator Conundrum’: Robots That Could Kill on Their Own – The New York Times