Opinion

Marxism, truth, lies and politics

There are so many lies being churned out by the ultra-right corporate propaganda machine.

Heaven help us if we don’t heed his call

Decades from now, climate scientist James Hansen will occupy a prominent place in our history books, but what we don't know now is whether humankind will heed his alarm or go on with business as usual.

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Climate change legislation - one of the next big battles

Among the next big things — climate change legislation looms large.

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And the winner is ... top progressive movie awards for 2009 announced

Progressive Cinema critic Bill Meyer announces the James Agee Cinema Circle Progie Award winners from 2009.

War is peace

Defense Secretary Gates, in Orwellian logic, said the biggest threat to peace is the European peace movement. WTF?

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A blizzard of nonsense

Despite right-wingers' igloo jokes, more snow is actually more proof of global warming.

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‘Julie and Julia’ — most underrated movie of the year

"Julie and Julia" is the most underrated movie of the year.

Climate change moves and countermoves

From right to left, players on all sides of the legislative and political battlefield are trying to move the debate their way.

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Conscious of capitalism at Whole Foods

Whole Foods CEO John Mackey seems to be getting a lot of press recently.

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Bad news and (some very limited) good news out of Copenhagen

Was the conference a bust, a success, a waste of time, or  something else?

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