Noam Chomsky: Neoliberalism Is Destroying Our Democracy

This a posting of a recent article in The Nation, so I can understand the use of the possessive determiner 'our' but neoliberalism is not just destroying 'your' democracy, it's destroying democracy. How elites on both sides of the political spectrum have undermined our social, political, and environmental commons. By Christopher Lydon read more

The great climate silence: we are on the edge of the abyss but we ignore it

By Clive Hamilton, The Guardian We continue to plan for the future as if climate scientists don’t exist. The greatest shame is the absence of a sense of tragedy. read more