The system of government gets in the country’s way. The fact that small states have 2 senators just like large states with massive populations, creates gridlock, even when the majority of the … Continue reading Why America Has Trouble Fixing Big Problems Like Climate Change
From Starbucks supporting refugees to Kenco taking on gangs, big businesses are falling over themselves to do good – and to let us know about it Source: Sex doesn’t sell any more, … Continue reading Sex doesn’t sell any more, activism does. And don’t the big brands know it
You don’t need to wait four years before you get your next say in how the government is run. Presidents get a lot of coverage, but there are also plenty of day-to-day … Continue reading How to Make Your Voice Heard in Politics Between Elections
EFF’s guide to talking to your Congresscritter EFF Legislative Counsel Ernesto Falcon has posted an excellent, practical guide to talking to your member of Congress — how to do it, how to … Continue reading EFF’s guide to talking to your Congresscritter
The theoretical lesser evil humanoid will protest Clinton’s wrongs while campaigning for her and after electing her, threatening her with voting for her again while feeling even more flustered about it than … Continue reading It’s Not the Economy, Stupid
Your smartphone can be a powerful tool to keep police accountable, but you need to be prepared and know your rights. Great resource on the rules to follow when filming cops. Read … Continue reading How to Film Cops
Anonymous (h)activist Jeremy Hammond was sentenced to 10 years in prison for hacking into private security firm Stratfor, turning over 3 million email exchanges which exposed shocking revelations about how there is no division between government and corporate spying. On top of that, he exposed the extent to which the government is willing to go to link groups like the Occupy movement with terrorism so that they can impose draconian terrorism laws on its members.