Opinion

Do the Rich Rule America?

Our campaign finance system isn’t just sending us toward a new Gilded Age — it’s a new Platinum Age. By Chuck Collins Is America’s political system controlled by a small financial elite? One former president thinks so. Almost 40 years…

Let’s Talk About Torture

Former CIA leaders are writing a book that will whitewash their crimes against humanity. By John Kiriakou The CIA’s torture-era leadership won’t repent. Even after the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence released its report saying in no uncertain terms that…

Labor Day 2028

In 1928, famed British economist John Maynard Keynes predicted that technology would advance so far in a hundred years – by 2028 – that it will replace all work, and no one will need to worry about making money. “For the…