Netanyahu Speaks, Money Talks

Netanyahu Speaks, Money Talks

by Bill Moyers and Michael Winship Common Dreams Everything you need to know about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s address to Congress Tuesday was the presence in the visitor’s gallery of one man – Sheldon Adelson. The gambling tycoon is the Godfather of...
The Koch Cash Behind the Latest Attack on Obamacare

The Koch Cash Behind the Latest Attack on Obamacare

By Katrina vanden Heuvel The Nation The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in King v. Burwell this Wednesday, and once again the fate of the Affordable Care Act will be in the nine justices’ hands. Unlike National Federation of Independent Businesses v. Sebelius,...
Netanyahu’s Speech: There Will Be War

Netanyahu’s Speech: There Will Be War

By David Corn Mother Jones Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to Congress has been covered as a spectacle orchestrated (perhaps in a misguided fashion) by the conservative GOP-Likud alliance to undercut President Barack Obama’s effort to...
Netanyahu’s Speech: There Will Be War

To Netanyahu, Peace Is an Existential Threat

By Trita Parsi Common Dreams To Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, peace between the US and Iran is an existential threat. By now, it should be clear to all: It’s not an Iranian nuclear bomb he fears, but a US-Iran deal. In a tweet earlier this morning,...
Netanyahu’s Speech: There Will Be War

How We Won Net Neutrality

By Craig Aaron Common Dreams This is what democracy looks like. That’s not something I thought I’d ever say about the bureaucrats at the Federal Communications Commission. After years of cronyism, corruption and cowardice, Thursday’s vote for strong...