Far Right Extremists Hope to Incite New Civil War Amid Political Chaos of COVID

Far Right Extremists Hope to Incite New Civil War Amid Political Chaos of COVID

The U.S. government has the official public policy of never negotiating with terrorists, paying them ransom or otherwise surrendering to their demands. The logic is simple: to give in to terrorists i…

It’s Not as Simple as Rebellion

It’s Not as Simple as Rebellion

Over the past two years, Extinction Rebellion (XR) emerged into the climate movement with explosive energy. Thousands of people in Europe and the United States mobilized to engage in civil disobedien…

Lauren Ashcraft: “This is the home of billionaire row and thousands of people sleeping on the street every night”

Lauren Ashcraft: “This is the home of billionaire row and thousands of people sleeping on the street every night”

This interview is part of ourEconomy’s series on theUS election. Lauren Ashcraft is running for the US House to represent New Yorks 12th congressional district. The district encompasses the wealthie…

Black activists warn Biden: Don’t pick Klobuchar as VP

Black activists warn Biden: Don’t pick Klobuchar as VP

Its not yet clear how much the opposition of activists matters to Biden. He’s made clear that the electoral politics of his pick matter less than choosing someone who can be a governing partner and s…

Treasury, SBA fall short of employers’ goals in new small business loan rules – Politico

Treasury, SBA fall short of employers’ goals in new small business loan rules – Politico

The employers want more time to the use the loans while still qualifying for forgiveness they have only eight weeks now and more freedom to spend the money as they choose beyond payroll costs. The ne…

$150 vouchers to get kids back into community sport after coronavirus

$150 vouchers to get kids back into community sport after coronavirus

Parents whose incomes have been slashed because of the coronavirus pandemic are set to receive financial help from the Queensland Government to get their children back into community sport. …

NT remote community biosecurity zones to be lifted ahead of schedule

NT remote community biosecurity zones to be lifted ahead of schedule

The Northern Territory Government has confirmed restrictions on travel within the NT will be lifted on June 5. Key points: Land councils had been calling for the early opening of designated…

San Francisco fire: Fisherman’s Wharf engulfed by flames

San Francisco fire: Fisherman’s Wharf engulfed by flames

San Francisco fire: Fisherman’s Wharf engulfed by flames

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Hundreds call for ‘end to tyranny’ in anti-lockdown protest at California state Capitol (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Hundreds call for ‘end to tyranny’ in anti-lockdown protest at California state Capitol (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Scores of demonstrators flocked to the west steps of the state capitol on Saturday afternoon to take part in the so-called “Liberty Fest,” berating the strict lockdown measures that are being gradual…