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New research shows that the same inequality that gets us into economic messes, significantly slows the clean-up.
With a Syrian refugee crisis underway for the last five years, we need to get serious about diplomacy, Bennis tells the Real News Network.
Massachusetts, California, and Oregon are all launching campaigns to combat rising inequality. Other states should take note.
A Supreme Court decision over a stop and search case makes it easier for illegal police searches to suddenly become legal—and that has an effect on Black and Brown people.
House Democrats are legitimizing error-prone, Islamophobic terrorist "watch lists" as the basis for gun control. That won't make anyone safer.
While Muslims prayed for Orlando, the GOP nominee urged his followers to reach for their guns.
"First, do no harm," Phyllis Bennis tells Campaign For America's Future. If we want to defeat ISIS, we must "Stop the drone attacks. Stop the air strikes.”
IPS's Phyllis Bennis tells Common Dreams that the kind of bombings these officials are calling for is very dangerous and further antagonizing Russia will do nothing to bring peace to the Syrian people.
A new report let's you know how much of your community’s income growth is flowing to the one percent – down to state, city, and county.
The only thing Koch's new campaign is missing is the truth: we need policies aimed at redistributing wealth.