Blog Profile / Firedoglake


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Filed Under:US Politics / Liberal
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Archived Since:March 4, 2008

Blog Post Archive

Democrats Still Don’t Have ‘A Better Deal’ For Working People

Democrats have "A Better Deal" for citizens that they plan to unveil, but it sounds like more of the same corporate politics. The post Democrats Still Don’t Have ‘A Better Deal’ For Working People appeared first on Shadowproof.

Here’s A National Single-Payer Health Care Plan That Would Work

Shadowproof is proud to contribute to the national health care debate by introducing our plan to transition the U.S. to a single-payer health care model. The post Here’s A National Single-Payer Health Care Plan That Would Work appeared first on Shadowproof.

Medical Insurance And Care For All: A National Single-Payer Bill

The Medical Insurance and Care for All (MICA) program is a public health insurance program based on Medicare but open to all individuals. The post Medical Insurance And Care For All: A National Single-Payer Bill appeared first on Shadowproof.

‘Unauthorized Disclosure’ – Episode 25: Malik Mujahid on Muslim Ban, Rania Khalek In Syria

Host Kevin Gosztola welcomes Abdul Malik Mujahid, imam and founder of Sound Vision, who is based in Chicago. He also is an executive producer for the daily Radio Islam program on WCEV 1450 AM. Mujahid warns the Supreme Court’s supposed...Show More Summary

Beyond Prisons — Episode 10: Demanding Human Rights At Vaughn feat. Emily Abendroth

On episode 10 of Beyond Prisons, we talk about Thomas Gordon, who is incarcerated at James T. Vaughn Correctional Center, a state prison in Delaware. The post Beyond Prisons — Episode 10: Demanding Human Rights At Vaughn feat. Emily Abendroth appeared first on Shadowproof.

Interior Department Whistleblower Goes Public With Claims Of Retaliation By Trump Administration

A former Interior Department policy director faced retaliation for "speaking out about the dangers that climate change poses to Alaska Native communities." The post Interior Department Whistleblower Goes Public With Claims Of Retaliation By Trump Administration appeared first on Shadowproof.

A Tribute To Jack Shaheen And His Groundbreaking Work On ‘Reel Bad Arabs’

“Though the movie may contain compelling cinematography and engrossing performances, as history,” “Lawrence of Arabia” “receives a failing grade,” renowned media critic Jack Shaheen wrote. “Throughout, the theme of cultural domination...Show More Summary

Authors Of Combahee River Statement, Which Profoundly Influenced Black Feminism, Mark 40th Anniversary

Authors of the Combahee River Statement reflect on its impact and contemplate what lessons it may hold for those organizing against the Trump administration. The post Authors Of Combahee River Statement, Which Profoundly Influenced Black Feminism, Mark 40th Anniversary appeared first on Shadowproof.

Charge Dropped Against Indigenous Journalist Who Documented DAPL Construction With Drone

A misdemeanor charge of "stalking" against indigenous journalist Myron Dewey was dropped by Morton County prosecutors. The post Charge Dropped Against Indigenous Journalist Who Documented DAPL Construction With Drone appeared first on Shadowproof.

Indigenous Journalist Faces Trial For Flying Drone To Document DAPL Construction

Indigenous journalist Myron Dewey, known for his drone footage documenting DAPL resistance, will go on trial next week in North Dakota. The post Indigenous Journalist Faces Trial For Flying Drone To Document DAPL Construction appeared first on Shadowproof.

Five Songs Of Resistance: Joan Baez

In April, the legendary Joan Baez was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, making this year as apt a time as ever to celebrate her decades of music and social justice work. Since the late 1950s, Baez has released over 30 albums in six languages, often using The post Five Songs Of Resistance: Joan Baez appeared first on Shadowproof.

Barrett Brown Says Justice Department Subpoenaed The Intercept For Records On Him

The in-house counsel for the Intercept received a subpoena from the Justice Department for all communications between journalist Barrett Brown and his editor. The post Barrett Brown Says Justice Department Subpoenaed The Intercept For Records On Him appeared first on Shadowproof.

Beyond Prisons — Episode 9: Captive Nation feat. Dan Berger

Dan Berger joins episode 9 of Beyond Prisons to discuss his book, "Captive Nation: Black Prison Organizing in the Civil Rights Era." The post Beyond Prisons — Episode 9: Captive Nation feat. Dan Berger appeared first on Shadowproof.

Oscar López Rivera’s Tour Through Puerto Rican Community In Chicago Following His Release From Prison

Shadowproof joined Oscar López Rivera for a tour of Humboldt Park, where he shared memories of organizing, his experiences in prison, and the Puerto Rican Day Parade. The post Oscar López Rivera’s Tour Through Puerto Rican Community In Chicago Following His Release From Prison appeared first on Shadowproof.

When Democrats Use Muslims As Election Props—And Lose

A 19 year-old medical student and grassroots organizer's account of Jon Ossoff's campaign stop at an Islamic community center exemplifies why Democrats lose. The post When Democrats Use Muslims As Election Props—And Lose appeared first on Shadowproof.

What If Jon Ossoff Campaigned On Message For Medicare For All?

Democrats prioritized flipping a Republican seat in Georgia, but they lost. They need to take responsibility for Jon Ossoff's failure to win. The post What If Jon Ossoff Campaigned On Message For Medicare For All? appeared first on Shadowproof.

Around The Empire – Episode 24: What Is The Antiwar Right? Feat. Angela Keaton

Angela Keaton, executive director of Antiwar.com, discusses libertarian and right-wing opposition to war and areas of common ground with the antiwar Left. The post Around The Empire – Episode 24: What Is The Antiwar Right? Feat. Angela Keaton appeared first on Shadowproof.

ICE Raids Against Iraqi Catholics Present Existential Problem For Refugees

To the sound of chilling screams, dozens of Chaldeans and other Iraqis were detained by immigration agents on June 11 in Michigan. The post ICE Raids Against Iraqi Catholics Present Existential Problem For Refugees appeared first on Shadowproof.

Redneck Revolt Builds Anti-Racist, Anti-Capitalist Movement With Working Class Whites

Redneck Revolt recruits poor and working class white people away from reactionary politics with analyses of their class condition and white supremacy. The post Redneck Revolt Builds Anti-Racist, Anti-Capitalist Movement With Working Class Whites appeared first on Shadowproof.

Supreme Court Immunizes High-Ranking Officials From Lawsuits For Rights Violations During National Security Emergencies

High court extremely limits lawsuits against federal officials responsible for constitutional rights violations during wartime or national security emergencies. The post Supreme Court Immunizes High-Ranking Officials From Lawsuits For Rights Violations During National Security Emergencies appeared first on Shadowproof.

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