Sonali Kolhatkar
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  • Movement for Impeachment Must Be Grounded in Opposition to Trumpism and the GOP

    Many on the left are balking at pushing for Donald Trump’s impeachment because of the prospect of a President Pence. But that shouldn’t stop them. Related Entries Two Views on Trump and the Israel Reality John Oliver Breaks From the Norm to Discuss Trump’s ‘Insane’ Week in Office (Video) […]

  • Hillary Clinton Does Not Belong in the Anti-Trump Resistance Movement

    The Democratic presidential contender is back in public view, claiming she’s part of the “resistance”—but it’s just another selling point she and establishment Democrats are pushing. Related Entries Two Views on Trump and the Israel Reality All the WikiLeaks Fit to Print John Oliver Breaks […]

  • Scientists Get Political—and It’s About Time

    Recent steps toward a more considered political stance are helpful to both the scientific community and society at large. Related Entries Two Views on Trump and the Israel Reality All the WikiLeaks Fit to Print John Oliver Breaks From the Norm to Discuss Trump’s ‘Insane’ Week in Office […]

  • Donald Trump’s Modern-Day Gestapo

    The Republican Party’s professed reverence for family values doesn’t apply to undocumented immigrants. Related Entries Two Views on Trump and the Israel Reality All the WikiLeaks Fit to Print John Oliver Breaks From the Norm to Discuss Trump’s ‘Insane’ Week in Office (Video) […]

Latest Stories from Rising Up With Sonali

  • Trump’s Saudi Arabia Speech Filled With Contradictions

    FEATURING RAHUL MAHAJAN – After more than a 100 days in office, Donald Trump has finally left the country. Over the weekend he embarked on a multi-nation trip starting with Saudi Arabia, then heading to Israel. After that he will make stops in Belgium, Italy, and the Vatican. It was strange […]

  • Neoliberals, Utopia, and Nightmares

    FEATURING MUMIA ABU JAMAL – Mumia has spoken out from inside prison walls for years and recently filed this commentary entitled Neoliberals, Utopia and Nightmares. Listen more at www.prisonradio.org. Mumia Abu Jamal, political prisoner and award winning journalist. […]

  • Immigration Agents Arrest Undocumented Activist, Provoking Community Outcry

    FEATURING MYISHA ARELLANO – A student at California State University Los Angeles was detained by federal immigration authorities last week, prompting a major outcry from her friends and colleagues. Twenty-two year old Claudia Rueda is a well-known immigrant rights activist, whose mother was […]

  • Palestinian Political Prisoner’s Son Highlights On-Going Hunger Strike

    FEATURING ARAB BARGHOUTI – Hundreds of Palestinian prisoners remain on hunger strike while being held in Israeli custody. Among them is the famed activist Marwan Barghouti who has led the weeks-long strike to protest conditions facing Palestinian prisoners. Now, one of his sons, Arab […]

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