Washington DC awards ceremony will feature Danny Glover, Camila Vallejo. Event will include music, poetry, food, open bar.
The Institute for Policy Studies hosts the 35th Annual Letelier-Moffitt Human Rights Awards Ceremony to honor unsung heroes in the progressive movement.
Attend a congressional briefing on activists' efforts to end human and environmental injustice in the mining industry.
The 2008 Letelier-Moffitt Awards were held on October 15th, and celebrated APRODEH and the Indian Workers' Congress for their inspiring work in human rights.
Devouring sugar is a dubious way to jumpstart the day. It's also a dubious way to jumpstart our faltering global economy.
It used to be that prospective politicians chose law school as the first step in their career path. Future politicians may skip law school altogether and try out for the Saturday Night Live team instead.
Tim Shorrock's groundbreaking book assesses the growing dominance of contractors in the intelligence "industry."
The cost of the war, coupled with the tax giveaways to the wealthy, has contributed to enlarging the U.S. budget deficit to nearly $500 billion, the highest ever.
Where to Find $900 Billion from the Wall Street Speculators.
A review of "Bad Money: Reckless Finance, Failed Politics, and the Crisis of American Capitalism," by Kevin Phillips (Viking, 2008).