What Phillip Seymour Hoffman’s Death Can Teach Us About Climate Change (Really)

Originally posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/DuYAU3rpWc0 For the State Department to suggest that the Keystone XL pipeline will not have a negative impact on the environment is like Walter White telling Phillip Seymour Hoffman that heroin is as healthy as kale. If one reads the Obama administration State Department’s Final Environmental Study on the KXL pipeline it is [...]

When Corporations Are People, #WeNeedaDemocracyMovementToFixThisShit! [001]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UTAiq2yTsFk Welcome to a new weekly segment of Acronym TV. Use the comments below and/or the hashtag #WeNeedaDemocracyMovementToFixThisShit!, to suggest topics for future segments. At the time of the first Presidential election in 1789, only 6 percent of the population–white, male property owners–was eligible to vote. Those same 6% were the ones who were “WE THE [...]