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textThe Great Reboot and Investing in Death by Gustav Viktor Smigielski and Heinrich Frei
The World Economic Forum (WEF) continues to propagate a highly hierarchized society in which the most powerful actors decide how society should develop - far removed from democratic processes. The class of owners wants to expand its influence through the corporations it owns and make it quasi-legal. The US is now spending $100K per minute on new nuclear weapons!...
Posted: Mon, May 16, 2022 2:22pm PDT
textHow Foster Care Affects Outcomes in Adulthood by SSU 's Investigative Sociology Spring 2022
Megan Lucas, Romelly Rivera, Leticia Martinez, Zakayya Nichols, Jocelyn McMillan, Valdemar Arreola, Arlette Martinez An insight into the Affects of Foster as outlined by SSU's Investigative Sociology Spring 2022 Class. It provides in depth interviews of people who work with the Foster Care system and research on abuse of Foster Children....
Posted: Sat, May 14, 2022 10:38pm PDT
textFlorida Approves Risky Release of Billions of Genetically Engineered Mosquitoes in Scientifically Flawed Experiment by Center for Food Safety
FDACS' approval came despite unresolved public health and environmental concerns raised by scientists, public health experts and environmental groups about potential impacts of the release....
Posted: Fri, May 13, 2022 1:05pm PDT
textSafeGraph: Data Mining and Surveillance of Reproductive Health by Variant
The high-tech tools of America's Fascist movement are developed in the Bay Area. Data brokerage company SafeGraph has been tracking the geo-location data of cellphones belonging to persons who work in reproductive health, as well as their patients. The CEO of SafeGraph is a UC Berkeley graduate, and their company was headquartered in SF, before moving to Denver in 2020....
Posted: Mon, May 9, 2022 11:55pm PDT
textBiden Billion Dollar Bailout for Dying Nuke Plants by Michael Steinberg
A 6 billion dollar plan by Joe Biden threatens to keep old nuke plants going after they have outlived their 40 year designed lives....
Posted: Mon, May 9, 2022 5:38pm PDT
textThe persecution of Julian Assange by Jonathan Cook
Melzer has distilled his detailed research into a new book, The Trial of Julian Assange, that provides a shocking account of rampant lawlessness by the main states involved – Britain, Sweden, the US, and Ecuador. It also documents a sophisticated campaign of misinformation and character assassination to obscure those misdeeds....
Posted: Sat, May 7, 2022 2:32pm PDT
textThe price explosion of wheat by Christoph Pflueger, Nicolas Riedl & K Chavent
Many people in this country develop the willingness to explicitly freeze for an ideal. Whether for freedom of whatever kind or for the climate. Every jitter, every pore of goose bumps serves the absolutely good and morally right. Already now one could marvel at signs on "peace demos", on which was written: "Better freeze, than gas from Putin!"...
Posted: Sat, May 7, 2022 8:06am PDT
textAbortion is not only about women its a human, civil, environmental rights issue says EOPA by Ramona du Houx
EOPA, an organization of thousands of elected officials, is appalled by the leaked Supreme Court abortion decision and warns of civil liberty erosion. Black and Brown communities will suffer the most. They do now, from fossil fuel production and factories that spew toxins, which have been strategically located in their communities because they were redlined decades ago. Environmental justice will become a utopian dream if we start eroding women’s rights, as all American rights will become end...
Posted: Wed, May 4, 2022 2:59pm PDT
text17 News Items Re Elon Musk by Veritas
Elon Musk 's involvement in a coup to overthrow elected socialist President Morales of Boliva, his 300 billion dollar fortune, his takeover of Twitter, his discussed plans to monetize Twitter charging for each Tweet etc....
Posted: Tue, May 3, 2022 11:49am PDT
textPopular Religions Take Turns in Directing the New Age. by K.R.
What direction is being taken with popular new age religion? We have seen the emergence and influence of countless religious beliefs, however, some of these influences can be further constructed and implemented for the sake of order....
Posted: Sun, May 1, 2022 8:56pm PDT
textMay Day 2022 by Economic Policy Institute
“An injury to one is the concern of all.” The events of 1886 – powerful displays of solidarity and mass strikes for an eight-hour work day followed by absolute abuses of state power in executing innocent labor organizers – continue to inspire workers around the world to come together to demand fair, just workplaces, laws, and economies....
Posted: Sun, May 1, 2022 6:53am PDT
textNuclear deterrence and "Negotiate and peace now!" by Christian Mueller and Alice Schwarzer
"I believe the Administration's recommendation to admit new members to NATO at this time is misguided. If adopted by the United States Senate, it could go down in history as the greatest strategic blunder since the end of the Cold War..." Jack F. Matlock Jr, the U.S. ambassador to the Soviet Union from 1987 to 1991....
Posted: Wed, Apr 27, 2022 4:05pm PDT
textProgressives Can’t Depend on the Congressional Progressive Caucus by Norman Solomon and Jeff Cohen
Who's representing who?...
Posted: Wed, Apr 27, 2022 2:10am PDT
textDrug Use- Addictive & Deadly by Zakayya Nichols
Drugs are being misused everyday by people of age and people underage. They continue to use these drugs not for the initial purpose of the drug but to get that good feeling or "booze." This is with over the counter drugs, prescription drugs and street drugs. The drugs that they consume may have some overall effects and become addicting or even deadly. There is damage being done to their brain and body....
Posted: Tue, Apr 26, 2022 10:03pm PDT
textRefugee Crisis in America by Valdemar Arreola
As thousands of immigrants fill the US Mexico Border and 1.3 Million refugees from the Middle East arrived in 2020, h the US has become a haven for migrants seeking refuge. Many of which have been processed legally along with deportations of thousands of illegal immigrants at the Rio Grande, is The US in a refugee crisis?...
Posted: Mon, Apr 25, 2022 9:23pm PDT
textThe Need for Restorative Justice by B.Clark
Restorative Justice is needed more then ever as violent crimes rates soar. Restorative Justice works to repair harms created in our communities....
Posted: Mon, Apr 25, 2022 9:23pm PDT
textDeath Penalty Should be Abolished by Arlette Martinez
The death penalty should be abolished. There are innocent people being imprisoned, and many times have been executed. In addition, death penalty has racial bias and the capital punishment does not solve any issue. The death penalty is being used unfairly, and killing another human violates the right to life....
Posted: Mon, Apr 25, 2022 9:20pm PDT
textThe Word Latinx is Offensive to Many by Martin Solorio Hinojosa
Politicians and universities have tried to embrace inclusivity even by calling people by what they don't want to be called and even be offensive. Latinx has been very relevant for the past few years but the truth is that the people who it's opposed to representing don't like it and even find it offensive....
Posted: Mon, Apr 25, 2022 5:01pm PDT
textThe Prison System Fails Incarcerated Pregnant Women by Megan Lucas
This article gives a look on how incarcerated pregnant women are treated poorly and what can be done to fix it....
Posted: Mon, Apr 25, 2022 3:39pm PDT
textSterilization Should Never Be Forced by Romelly Rivera
This piece focuses on the importance of reproductive justice while also highlighting the use of forced sterilization to reduce birth rates of minorities....
Posted: Mon, Apr 25, 2022 12:06pm PDT