Posts Tagged: infrastructure
Just 10 percent of the Pentagon budget could end homelessness, increase our COVID testing 44 times over, or send a $2,300 check to every unemployed American.
America’s racism is destroying its advanced status in real time — and with it, the most redeeming parts of liberal internationalism.
Every aspect of American society has been disadvantaged by establishment support for moneyed interests. Any other scapegoat is a distraction.
The budget proposed by the Congressional Progressive Caucus de-funds the Pentagon and invests new money in transitioning away from America's military-dependent economy.
Plagued by poor infrastructure, climate denialism, and a patchwork of unregulated fracking wells and nuclear waste sites, the U.S. is poised to topple itself with self-inflicted wounds.
Gigantic dams have returned to Latin America, reports columnist Laura Carlsen, and they're just as destructive as the old ones.
Congress should stop blaming the Iraqi government for our economic woes.
Columnist Frida Berrigan wonders, what ever happened to peace, love, and cutting the U.S. military budget?