The Future Needs Us

by Rebecca Solnit

Hope, history, and unpredictability.

Inside the CIA Family Jewels

By John Prados

The CIA Family Jewels are a collection of formerly top-secret documents that detail an extensive and illegal program of domestic surveillance by the American government in the 1970's.

America's Child Soldiers

by Ann Jones

JROTC and the militarizing of America.

The Dangerous Return of Water Privatization

By Maude Barlow and Wenonah Hauter, from Sojourners

Community waters systems have sustainably provided safe drinking water for generations but corporations are now using local fiscal crises to push for water privatization.


The Rule of Emperors

by Bill Moyers

Bill Moyers on covering class war.

The Next Big Housing Bubble?

by Laura Gottesdiener

Wall Street took your house, now it wants your rent check.

The U.S. Border Goes Global

by Todd Miller

With Homeland Security training border guards and patrolling checkpoints in more than 100 countries, the edges of empire are getting harder to find.

The Hunger Cliff

by Sam Ross-Brown

Deep cuts in the safety net have enabled a man-made disaster of food insecurity.

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