Fresh Hell | The Baffler

Private Prisons Face 87.4 Percent Financing Gap as Banks Continue to Flee

A Year After an Inmate Was Choked to Death in Jail, a Murder Charge but Few Details — ProPublica

California Prisoners Say Videos Show ‘Gladiator Fights’ At Soledad State Prison


Sanders, Bezos and the Washington Post | Accuracy.Org

Can algorithms be racist? Trump’s housing department says no

Bolsonaro's Anti-Crime Crack-Down Also Targets Brazil's Social Movements 

Heroin addict jailed for causing £5.6m fire at Nottingham station

Sanders Demands Drug and Insurance Industries Explain the Hundreds of Millions They Seem Willing to Spend to Defeat Medicare for All

ICE rounds up nearly 700 immigrants in sweep through Mississippi poultry plants

'John Bolton tried to assassinate me': Interview with Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro


Mass ICE Raids in Mississippi After Workers Fought for Better Conditions Leave Kids Without Parents

Join New York City Youth to Strike for Climate on September 20th


A Year Closer to Medicare for 'All'

Chicago Teachers Are Threatening To Strike Against New Mayor Lori Lightfoot. Here’s Why.


Can algorithms be racist? Trump’s housing department says no

Biden, Buttigieg and Harris Rewarded by Industry for Waffling on Medicare for All

Peoples Assembly for Medicare for All : Indybay

Jeff Bezos flaunts obscene wealth with $80 million Manhattan penthouse purchase

Julián Castro Is Running for President & Supporting Striking Amazon & McDonald’s Workers


“Bezos, Our Backs Are Tired”: Amazon Workers Strike on Prime Day


Could Regulatory Backlash Entrench Facebook’s New Cryptocurrency Libra?

We Have a Dental Care Crisis. Medicare for All Could Solve It.

'We Welcome Their Hatred': Sanders Unveils Anti-Endorsement List of Billionaire CEOs and Wall Street Bankers

New York Is Investigating Whether Facebook Lets Advertisers Discriminate — ProPublica

Working in Prison, I Witnessed the Inhumane Conditions of Solitary for Incarcerated Women

Facebook’s Libra Currency Monetizes Identity and Threatens Privacy


Navy SEAL Accused of War Crimes Acquitted of Murder

US vs. China: From Tariff War to Economic War

Biden Needs to Own Up to the ’94 Crime Bill

Trump Wants To Make the 2020 Election All About Socialism. Yes, Let’s.

Does Medicare for All Mean Abolishing Insurance Companies?

Biden’s Record: Segregationists, Wall Street, War | Accuracy.Org

Investors in Companies Profiting Off Student Loans Are Worried About Democrats’ Proposals to Cancel Debt

We Can’t Settle for Less Than Single Payer

Facebook May Pose a Greater Danger Than Wall Street

125 Years After the Pullman Uprising, We Could Be on the Verge of Another Sympathy Strike Wave


A Brief Case for Cancelling All Student Loan Debt

Sanctions Are Economic Warfare

The Sexual Harassment Bills Passed in New York Are the Structural #MeToo Victories We Need

Writer Ta-Nehisi Coates Makes the Case for Reparations at Historic Congressional Hearing


Ta-Nehisi Coates: Reparations Are Not Just About Slavery But Also Centuries of Theft & Racial Terror


One Trump Tax Cut Was Meant to Help the Poor. A Billionaire Ended Up Winning Big. — ProPublica