November 23, 2021

Travelers Beware: Flying Southwest Airlines Can Have Severe Consequences

Southwest Airlines can and will delay or cancel your flight at any time for any reason and...

November 22, 2021

David Oppenheimer: Pressure Senator Reed on 2022 National Defense Authorization Act

Rhode Island Senator Jack Reed can put an end to United States complicity in the Saudi war...

November 12, 2021

Senator Bell: RICAS Scores are so preposterously bad because the standards are very high

“So what happened? Did Rhode Island schools totally implode? How can we have numbers that are so...

Governor McKee continues the failed economic policies that ruined us
November 8, 2021

Governor McKee continues the failed economic policies that ruined us

Governor McKee, like Governor Gina Raimondo before him, continues to flog the dead horse of trickle-down economics...

November 8, 2021

Michael Niemeyer: My Baby’s Healthcare Can’t Wait

If you are fed up with our legislators sitting on our money and not doing their job,...

October 29, 2021

More misadventures in economic development…

“The obsession with growing the economy for the wealthiest is what is killing the planet, and driving...

October 25, 2021

The Scam of Capitalism: How We Get Duped Every Day

In the quest for never-ending profit at any cost, capitalism has invaded nearly every aspect of life...

October 14, 2021

It ends with a dark money whimper: The failed recall effort in North Kingstown

“How does the story end? With a dark money whimper,” writes Tom Sgouros. “Tuesday was the deadline...

October 13, 2021

Phil Eil: Lazy arguments and unexplored privilege are not the worst things about RI’s ‘historian laureate’

“…as a rich, old, reactionary white guy with an outsized platform and an influential position that he...

October 5, 2021

Oped: The Left isn’t fighting among ourselves, we are coming into our own

The thing that we should take note of is how exciting this election cycle really is. Come...

October 5, 2021

Oped: Teamsters strike is a defense of Rhode Island jobs

17 weeks ago the drivers chose to strike. Johnson Brothers hired scabs, shipping in poorly-paid replacement drivers...

September 28, 2021

Today’s Culture War: Playing With People’s Lives for Sport

Over the past few years the culture war has devolved into what seems more like a sporting...

September 20, 2021

Trade Union Consciousness and Amazon’s Satanic Mill

“In our effort to unionize the country’s labor force, we must keep in mind that the goal...

September 20, 2021

Biden Admin Memo: RI Can Build 731 Units of Public Housing

“It’s time for the Rhode Island political system to build housing for the most low-income Rhode Islanders....

September 20, 2021

We Are All Going to Die and Nobody Gives a Shit

Extreme climate change is coming and your government doesn’t care....