Lula’s Foreign Minister on Iran Diplomacy and Brazil’s Sharp Turn to the Right

Celso Amorim, who served as Brazil’s foreign minister and as defense minister under President Lula da Silva, talks about the enormous effort Brazil put into securing a nuclear deal with Iran, how it was ignored, and how current president Bolsonaro is following an extreme right agenda. The post Lula’s Foreign Minister on Iran Diplomacy and […]

Progressives Want to Beat Corporate Dems, Not Just Trump

While the media focuses on the Sanders/Warren spat, Maurice Mitchell of the Working Families Party and Jennifer Epps-Addison of the Center for Popular Democracy Action argue progressives must defeat the forces that gave rise to Trump. The post Progressives Want to Beat Corporate Dems, Not Just Trump appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: […]

Political Profiteering off the Trauma of Black Women

In state and national elections, Democratic politicians court the power of Black women’s votes. But are the issues that shape and impact the lives of Black women really respected by, and reflected in, the policies of the political class that courts them so heavily? The post Political Profiteering off the Trauma of Black Women appeared […]