Anti-Union Law CRUSHED By Voters

Missouri voters made history on Tuesday, blocking the state’s Republican lawmakers from enacting right-to-work laws to cripple labor unions. The state’s primary voters rejected Proposition A, which would have made it illegal for unions to charge fees to workers they represent who don’t want to…

How Corporations Own Education

–Classic Interview: Mark Naison, Professor of African American Studies and History at Fordham University and co-founder of the Badass Teachers Association, joins David to discuss corporate influence over education and the problems with excessive mandatory standardized testing -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Become a Patron: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Follow…

For the first time, Trump confesses that his campaign turned to Russia for help

For the first time in American history, a U.S. president admitted that his campaign had accepted Russia’s offer of help during a presidential campaign. On Sunday, U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted confirmation that his son, Donald Trump Jr., had met with Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya in…

How Zuckerberg destroyed Facebook’s brand

On Thursday, Facebook suffered the biggest stock sell-off in U.S. history, $119 billion in one day — a sign investors no longer have faith in the company’s story or brand. This sell-off came just a week after CEO Mark Zuckerberg explained to the media that he…

Man with history of sex crimes working at Kansas shelter for unaccompanied migrant children

A man with a history of serious sex crimes allegations is working at a shelter for unaccompanied immigrant children in Topeka, Kansas, according to public records reviewed by ThinkProgress. Jeffrey J. Montague, 63, of Topeka, Kansas, is the human resources manager at The Villages, a…