The people of the West have so far rebuffed the militias' agenda, for which the entire nation should be grateful.
Flint residents are Americans, but they are forgotten; state officials led by Gov. Snyder have shown that they consider the residents disposable.
The Bundy-led right-wing militia grouplet has little support among local residents for their call to arms; they do not want them there.
Methodists linked arms with more than 500 campaigns pushing for divestment by colleges, universities, faith communities, state and local retirement funds, and foundations.
Pope Francis has brought a voice into the discussion around climate change that is merging the voices of science, religion, and politics.
Any real climate change program must deal with a triple challenge, which can only be met by global agreement to replace competition with cooperation.
Slamming the door against the main victims of imperialist exploitation is impossible; microbes know no borders.
I was struck by the incredible breadth and grassroots depth of this sea of humanity streaming through the streets of New York. A mass movement has emerged!
Clad in shades of blue to illustrate the wave of action to come, the activists of Flood Wall Street gathered first at the tip of Manhattan in Battery Park for a rally, teach-in, and breakfast.
Progressive measures would improve our country for future generations while bringing well paying jobs to our communities.