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Can Democracy Survive the Morbidly Rich?

Can Democracy Survive the Morbidly Rich?

“We must make our choice. We may have democracy, or we may have wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, but we cannot have both.” - Former Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis By Thom Hartmann...

A New Year’s Greeting from PPJC

A New Year’s Greeting from PPJC

Best Wishes for a Happy and Peaceful New Year from PPJC’s Board of Directors Thanks to your continued support, PPJC wraps up another active and effective year Dear Friends, As we reach the end of...

Gaza Reading Room: News, Analysis, Background

Gaza Reading Room: News, Analysis, Background

News articles, opinion pieces, and background information about the ongoing humanitarian disaster in Gaza, gathered from sources recommended by experts on the region. Read what the mainstream media...

Why are there so many fossil fuel lobbyists at COP28?

Why are there so many fossil fuel lobbyists at COP28?

The sheer number of lobbyists at the conference — about 1 lobbyist for every 40 attendees overall — has disturbed many activists and world leaders pushing for a fossil fuel phaseout. By Jake Bittle...

The High Cost of Low Holiday Prices

The High Cost of Low Holiday Prices

The Bangladeshi women who toil as underpaid garment workers so we can wear disposable outfits are making their voices heard loudly enough to reverberate across oceans. Mass protests for higher wages...