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Jim Crow Supremes Enshrine Voter Lynch Law

Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 12:57 pm | Harvey Wasserman

The US Supreme Court (by the usual 5-4) has certified Ohio’s Jim Crow stripping of more than a million mostly black and Hispanic citizens from the 2018 voter registration rolls. Unless the Democrats effectively respond, a GOP victory in the 2018 mid-term ... More >>

Trumputin's "Policies" Are All About Mob Money

Tuesday, 27 February 2018, 11:42 am | Harvey Wasserman

Donald Trump’s sole “philosophy” is personal profit. His real “party” is the mob. His mafia “don,” Vladimir Putin, is the world’s #1 crime boss. For the pair of them, the issues of the day all boil down to one: cash flow. Russian ... More >>

Trump Assault on Solar Masks Crisis in the Nuclear Industry

Friday, 26 January 2018, 11:35 am | Harvey Wasserman

As Donald Trump launches his latest assault on renewable energy— imposing a 30 percent tariff on solar panels imported from China—a major crisis in the nuclear power industry is threatening to shut four high-profile reactors, with more shutdowns ... More >>

Are the Supremes About to Give Trump a Second Term?

Wednesday, 24 January 2018, 9:49 am | Harvey Wasserman

The nine “Justices” have just heard oral arguments in an Ohio voter registration case. If their decision goes with Secretary of State Jon Husted, it would mean Republicans like him throughout the United States will be able to scrub from the voter rolls ... More >>

Will Alabama Voters Be Next to Reject 'Trumpism'?

Thursday, 9 November 2017, 12:01 pm | Harvey Wasserman

Tuesday’s gubernatorial elections in the Garden State and the state “for lovers” were soundly won by moderate Democrats. The elections were widely featured in the corporate media as referendums on Donald Trump . More >>

I Demand the Green Bay Packers Hire Colin Kaepernick

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 12:16 pm | Harvey Wasserman

For many years, I have held two shares in America’s only publicly owned major sports team, the Green Bay Packers. There are no dividends, no special seats, no stadium perks. I cannot sell the shares. I can only pass them on to immediate family. But ... More >>

Robert E Lee's Treason Still Divides & Kills

Wednesday, 16 August 2017, 11:30 am | Harvey Wasserman

Yet another deadly firestorm now swirls around Robert E. Lee. As his statues head to the ash heap, a life defined by slavery, betrayal, and slaughter again divides our nation. More >>

Pocahontas Is a Great Hero Elizabeth Warren Should Embrace

Friday, 24 February 2017, 5:10 pm | Harvey Wasserman

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) would do well to embrace our early American hero Pocahontas. She might even thank Donald Trump for making the link. More >>

The "Fan-Owned" Green Bay Packers are America's Team

Thursday, 19 January 2017, 2:45 pm | Harvey Wasserman

All too rare is the sporting event that qualifies as a great work of art. And even rarer is the professional sports team that belongs to the public. The transcendent Green Bay Packers have now entered the Pantheon for both. More >>

Crumbling Reactors and Other Nightmares

Wednesday, 18 January 2017, 3:47 pm | Harvey Wasserman

In the area of energy policy under the presidency of Donald Trump, two concerns loom above all others. More >>

King CONG vs. Solartopia

Monday, 16 January 2017, 9:56 am | Harvey Wasserman

s you ride the Amtrak along the Pacific coast between Los Angeles and San Diego, you pass the San Onofre nuclear power plant, home to three mammoth atomic reactors shut by citizen activism. More >>

"Profile in Courage" Moment Could Save the World From Trump

Thursday, 22 December 2016, 4:04 pm | Harvey Wasserman

The desperate search for a successful Hail Mary to prevent Donald Trump from becoming president is down to the wire. The attempts can be easily seen by many as pollyannish. But we honor such individual acts of extreme clarity in John Kennedy’s “Profiles ... More >>

"December Surprise"? - Harvey Wasserman

Friday, 16 December 2016, 12:59 pm | Harvey Wasserman

As millions of Americans desperately seek an alternative to Donald Trump , the 2016 presidential election now faces the volatile possibility of a "December Surprise". More >>

Electoral College Must Not Confirm Trump

Wednesday, 14 December 2016, 2:08 pm | Harvey Wasserman

A petition asking the Electoral College not to vote on the next president until a full investigation is done of Russian interference in the 2016 US election can be signed here . More >>

Hey! Donald!! Let's Make a Deal on Those 3m "Rigged" Votes

Friday, 2 December 2016, 3:38 pm | Harvey Wasserman

Donald Trump says there were 3 million fraudulent voters in a “rigged” election he lost by more than 2 million popular votes. But he has no proof. The solution is obvious: He should fund a 50-state recount. More >>

Hillary and the Democrats Must Fund a Recount

Friday, 25 November 2016, 4:57 pm | Harvey Wasserman

With more than 2,000,000 votes still uncounted in California alone, her public triumph over Donald Trump may ultimately reach 2.5 million votes or more. More >>

Will Christie Whitman Apologise for Her Nuke Shill Game?

Monday, 12 September 2016, 11:29 am | Harvey Wasserman

Soon after the 9/11 terror attacks 15 years ago today, then-US EPA administrator Christine Todd Whitman assured New Yorkers the air was safe to breathe. More >>

Ohio Gov. Kasich’s Anti-Green Resume

Sunday, 26 July 2015, 11:39 am | Harvey Wasserman

The latest politician to leap toward the GOP nomination is widely known as America’s most anti-green governor. But he has a critical decision coming up that could help change that. More >>

Fukushima’s Anniversary Brings Hope Amid Radioactive Ruins

Tuesday, 17 March 2015, 10:58 am | Harvey Wasserman

The catastrophe that began at Fukushima four years ago today is worse than ever. But the good news can ultimately transcend the bad—if we make it so. More >>

Activists Permanently Shut Down Vermont Yankee Nuke Plant

Tuesday, 30 December 2014, 4:02 pm | Harvey Wasserman

The Vermont Yankee atomic reactor goes permanently off-line today, Dec. 29, 2014. Citizen activists have made it happen. The number of licensed U.S. commercial reactors is now under 100 where once it was to be 1,000. More >>

 

 

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