A crisis is being engineered to get people complaining about the "slow, inefficient" Post Office. It's time for the public to demand that Congress act to end the crisis.
Boy, talk about taking the short-term view!
Detroit has suspended water shutoffs for 15 days, but it's a temporary reprieve.
There has been no letup in the relentless march to privatize Detroit's water, and even less response from lawmakers. Now the UN may intervene.
Okay, so let's pretend this isn't Obama. Let's say some unspecified national leader is trying to frighten an elected representative into supporting an austerity package by claiming, basically, that the markets will freak and the world will go
Naomi Klein, author of the international bestseller The Shock Doctrine, says the tragic destruction of Hurricane Sandy can also be the catalyst for the transformation of politics and our economy. She’s been in New York visiting the
Rep. Alan Grayson calls the Grand Bargain ‘an artificial crisis to steal from the middle class’
From Democracy Now -- Shock Doctrine at U.S. Postal Service: Is a Manufactured Crisis Behind Push Toward Privatization?: Today, postal workers and their supporters are holding events across the country to press their demand for repealing the
Well, Haley Barbour might have bowed out of the GOP presidential primary, but we've still got wingnut Herman Cain in the running, who went on the air with Fox's Shannon Bream and recommended we privatize Social Security like they did in Chile under
Naomi Klein warns us that Wisconsin is only the beginning of the attack on democracy: NAOMI KLEIN: Well, I just found out about this last night, and like I said, there’s so much going on that these extraordinary measures are just getting
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