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Webinar 6/29: Pride Under Attack

Webinar 6/29: Pride Under Attack

Far Right Stokes the Culture Wars, Targets LGBTQ+ Community A conversation with CRAIG WIESNER Commissioner, San Mateo County LGBTQ Commission Co-Founder, Reach & Teach Hosted by PAUL GEORGE...

Keeping Workers Poor is Bad for Business

Keeping Workers Poor is Bad for Business

CEOs at America’s biggest low-wage employers now take home, on average, 670 times what their typical workers make. Worker pay didn’t even keep up with inflation. By Sam Pizzigati Inequality.org CEOs...

The US Supreme Court Also Has Blood on Its Hands

The US Supreme Court Also Has Blood on Its Hands

The court is about to take Second Amendment fundamentalism to a new and even more dangerous level. By Bill Blum BlumsLaw If you're looking for someone or something to blame for the mass shootings...

It’s time to stop profiteering at the pump

It’s time to stop profiteering at the pump

As long as we depend on oil and gas to fuel our cars, heat our homes, and power our electric grid, we will remain vulnerable to the bottomless greed of fossil fuel executives. By  Lindsay Owens...

Price Controls Could Tame Inflation

Price Controls Could Tame Inflation

Price controls tend to outrage many economists and business-friendly politicians. But curbing excess profits and making essentials more affordable would be politically smart — and effective. By...

Covering War Without Prejudice

Covering War Without Prejudice

Newsrooms must not make comparisons that weigh the significance or imply justification of one conflict over another. Regardless of their home country, the victims of war always deserve proper...

Photo Gallery: Local “No to War” actions

Photo Gallery: Local “No to War” actions

Two vigils calling for an end to the war in Ukraine took place in Palo Alto on Sunday, March 6, in response to calls for a national day of action. Both gatherings were held at the traditional...