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Coal is a bad investment - for the poorest, for those consuming the power, for the World Bank, and more broadly, for all of us.
Rather than addressing the reasons for the increase in homelessness, the city of Columbia has given its homeless a choice: either vacate to a designated emergency shelter, or go to prison.
Tamron Hall discusses the latest developments in Syria with Phyllis Bennis and others on MSNBC's NewsNation.
CCTV's Elaine Reyes interviews Phyllis Bennis on the Syria crisis and about what the United States' next move may be.
Surely the businesses that measure their executive pay in dollars per second can afford raises to bring their lowest wage workers above the poverty level.
Let's be skeptical before we rush into another war.
President Obama's speech gives opponents of greater U.S. intervention in Syria a week or more to mobilize, to build opposition in Congress and in the public, and to continue fighting against this new danger.
Just one example of a corporate culture that rewards executives for behavior that hurts workers, taxpayers, and shareholders.
U.S. policy should emphasize direct diplomacy to negotiate a ceasefire with all sides including Syrian President Bashar Assad, but direct military intervention will lead to more bloodshed and Obama fighting on the side of an Al-Qaeda affiliated organization.
Unpacking the data highlights all the problems with excessive executive paychecks.