You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete. Buckminster Fuller
In 2014, veterans accounted for 18% of all suicides in the United States, but made up only 8.5% of the population. In 2010, veterans accounted for 22% of U.S. suicides and 9.7% of the population. USAToday
You should not be surprised at all to find out that private prisons are one of the leading lobbyists for continuing and expanding the war on drugs. Duane Norma
This wonderful mind of Aaron Swartz was gift to humanity. Instead of allowing it free rein to explore new ideas and systems, while sharing the collective heritage of the accumulated knowledge of humanity he was taken down by small minds more interested in their...
Another President who takes a hands off approach to Wall Street while installing Wall Street cronies in the cabinet, will leave this nation terminally financially crippled. Pam Martens
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the avatar of this corporate capture of our government. If we can weaken the Chamber’s grip on our government, we hope to be able to give democracy some additional breathing space. Lisa Gilbert