The Universal Declaration of Human Rights at 70

Time to De-Colonize Human Rights! By Ajamu Baraka GlobalResearch Dec 6, 2018   The post-WW II promise of human rights was a compact meant for white people only, but a People-Centered Human Rights framework seeks global liberation and transformation. “If human rights are to have any incredibility, any “universal” applicability, any value, they must be seized from the barbaric … Continue reading The Universal Declaration of Human Rights at 70

With a Green New Deal, Here’s what the World Could Look Like for our Next Generation

  by Kate Aronoff Intercept Dec 5, 2018 IT’S THE SPRING of 2043, and Gina is graduating college with the rest of her class. She had a relatively stable childhood. Her parents availed themselves of some of the year of paid family leave they were entitled to, and after that, she was dropped off at a … Continue reading With a Green New Deal, Here’s what the World Could Look Like for our Next Generation

A Green New Deal is FDR’s Legacy

Summary of the Green New Deal The Green New Deal is a four part program for moving America quickly out of crisis into a secure, sustainable future. Inspired by the New Deal programs that helped us out of the Great Depression of the 1930s, the Green New Deal will provide similar relief and create an … Continue reading A Green New Deal is FDR’s Legacy