This week marks the 13th anniversary of the arrival of the first post-9/11 prisoners to Guantanamo Bay. It's a grim reminder that we need to close the prison and return the land to its owners.
Mar 26, 2015 to Mar 27, 2015
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Book launch event for "The Heavy Radicals: The FBI's Secret War on America's Maoists", Aaron J. Leonard author.
Jan 6, 2015
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The return of all of the Cuban 5 to Cuba is an enormous historic victory not only for the Cuban people but also a great victory for human rights!
Big Tobacco and climate deniers are linked -- many of the older climate science denialists got their start as hired guns for Big Tobacco, arguing against the threats posed by secondhand smoke.
The shooting deaths of two police officers in Brooklyn this past weekend is a tragedy, but so is the fact that women die every day at the hands of men.
Ho hum. Yet another report showing that the CIA uses torture. This isn't news. It's a very old story.
Why are police forces expanding and militarizing while crime is at its lowest in decades?
There is a tension at the #BlackLivesMatter protests in D.C., not between police and protester, but between grassroots and local activists and the liberal agenda.
The failed United States policy against Cuba, which has stifled relations between these neighbouring countries and inflicted generations of harm upon the Cuban people, may finally be collapsing.
Three members of the so-called Cuban Five have been released by the United States. Their release signals a new change in direction for diplomatic relations between Cuba and the United States.