Analysis: More Than 100 Cities Now Mostly Powered by Renewable Energy

February 27, 2018 by Common Dreams “Cities not only want to shift to renewable energy but, most importantly—they can.” by Jessica Corbett, staff writer Supporters of renewable energy marched in Philadephia in July 2016. (Photo: Becker1999/Flickr/cc) More than 100 cities across the globe are now mostly powered by renewable energy, a number that… Continue reading

NYT Editor Insists the Paper Has No Ideology…Except Being ‘Pro-Capitalism’

February 27, 2018 by Common Dreams “There may be a connection between the NYT editorial page editor saying ‘we are pro-capitalism’ and the NYT having no Sanders backers on staff.” by Jake Johnson, staff writer Bennet’s remarks came as he was facing intense criticism—both internally and externally—for bringing on right-wing climate denier… Continue reading

Funding Infrastructure: Why China Is Running Circles Around America

Funding Infrastructure: Why China Is Running Circles Around America

Posted on February 27, 2018 ( by Ellen Brown “One Belt, One Road,” China’s $1 trillion infrastructure initiative, is a massive undertaking of highways, pipelines, transmission lines, ports, power stations, fiber optics, and railroads connecting China to Central Asia, Europe and Africa. According to Dan Slane, a former advisor in President Trump’s… Continue reading

Trumping Democracy | Official Trailer

CinemaLibre Published on Nov 10, 2017 DIRECTOR Thomas Huchon FEATURING: Ben Tulchin, Carole Cadwalladr, Brendan Fischer, Paul-Oliver Dehaye, Rosie Gray This explosive documentary follows the money to the elusive multi-billionaire Robert Mercer who bought Breitbart News and funded the effort, while inserting Steve Bannon into the presidential campaign as its… Continue reading

Cambridge Analytica

Cambridge Analytica Type Data mining, data analysis Founded 2013 Headquarters London, England, United Kingdom Key people Alexander Nix (CEO)[1] Robert Mercer Website Cambridge Analytica (CA) is a privately held company that combines data mining and data analysiswith strategic communication for the electoral process. It was created in 2013 as an offshoot of its British parent company SCL Group to participate… Continue reading


1/17/2018 What are your rights if Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) comes to your home? Know Your Rights Cards from the Immigration Legal Resource Center ​Know Your Rights from the ACLU Know Your Rights from the Immigrant Defense Project 5 Ways to Fight ICE Raids with Power, Not Panic from California Immigrant Youth Justice Alliance ​California TRUST… Continue reading