Catch the transcript of teacher guru Angela Watson’s first podcast from the “Truth for Teachers” series, where she zeros in on the scourge of politics (and education): the manipulation of truth…
Glenn Greenwald on Brazil: Goal of Rousseff Impeachment is to Boost Neoliberals & Protect Corruption | Democracy Now!
Confused by the impeachment proceedings of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff? It seems like Brazil is trying to stop political corruption by holding Rousseff accountable. Doesn’t it? Glenn Greenwald begs to differ. He says, “The real goal is to protect corruption.”
AlliedProgress.org is a website Progressives may want to know about. Allied Progress is a “nationwide nonprofit grassroots organization… [that] uses hard-hitting research and creative campaigns to hold powerful special interests accountable and empower hardworking Americans.” In the following video, Allied Progress executive director Karl Frisch talks about one of the anti-corruption campaigns they are currently…
April 15th: Anti-corruption action group Represent.Us has organized Representation Day 2016. Anti-Corruption Acts are already headed to the ballot in 2 states. Your state could be next. Find an event near you.
“The truth is, you can’t change a corrupt system by taking its money.” — Bernie Sanders
“Stealthy, out-of-order maneuvers are used to force through unpopular legislative provisions, imposing enormous harm on the American public to benefit corporate donors,” said Robert Weissman, President of Public Citizen.
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Not my words but the words of thousand like minded. I have been screaming this for every year since arriving in the state, we need real political help! This is my proof! Florida alliance for…
Legal bribery – that is, the revolving door between government and lobbyists – is a corrupting influence in the United States. Matt Taibbi, author of The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap, talks about the return of former Attorney General Eric Holder to his […]