Stories by Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers

Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers are participants in They also co-direct It’s Our Economy and are co-hosts of Clearing the FOG, shown on UStream TV and heard on radio. They tweet at @KBZeese and MFlowers8.  subscribe to Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers's feed

Posted on: Mar 12, 2015, Source: AlterNet

As globalization begins its third decade, the question before us is, do we want corporate rule or people’s rule?

Posted on: Feb 2, 2015, Source: Popular Resistance

People even braved a blizzard to protest these corporate trade agreements.

Posted on: Jan 18, 2015, Source: Popular Resistance

There is bi-partisan opposition in Congress to Fast Track the TPP and a large movement mobilized to stop it.

Posted on: Nov 18, 2014, Source: Popular Resistance

As crops that use the herbicide glyphosate rise, so do a wide range of diseases.

Posted on: Nov 11, 2014, Source: Popular Resistance

Activists fight back against the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, which has been rubber stamping fracked gas infrastructure permits.

Posted on: Sep 21, 2014, Source: Popular Resistance

It will take a mass ‘movement of movements’ to counter the power of money and corruption that prevents the change we need in regard to climate.

Posted on: Aug 15, 2014, Source: AlterNet

This is a teachable moment for the nation that presents an opportunity to transform policing so it serves the people.

Posted on: Aug 8, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Solidarity will build the power needed to transform trade so people and planet come before profits.

Posted on: Jul 25, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The U.S. empire economy no longer serves us — as it fades, we must choose our path forward.

Posted on: Jul 19, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The people of the United States must work to end the interventionist violence of the U.S. Empire.

Posted on: Jul 12, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Repeatedly the people of the United States are shown how anti-democratic the government really is.

Posted on: Jun 30, 2014, Source: Popular Resistance

Whether it's a secret trade agreement, Detroit's water woes, or action in Iraq, democracy has taken several hits in this country.

Posted on: Jun 21, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The American public is sick and tired of war — and the movement to end it is growing.

Posted on: Jun 9, 2014, Source: AlterNet

A report shows that we are seeing the largest protests in world history, with a steady increase in the overall number of demonstrations annually.

Posted on: May 23, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The fight for environmental justice broadens, deepens and becomes more militant.

Posted on: May 16, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The campaign has pushed the door open, now we all have to go through it and raise our voices louder than Comcast’s lobbyists to save the people’s Internet.

Posted on: May 10, 2014, Source: Popular Resistance

We're camping out day and night on the FCC's doorstep to defend net neutrality and keep the Internet free from discrimination and "slow lanes."

Posted on: May 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

On May 15, the FCC will vote on a proposal to impose class-based Internet discrimination — but we have the power to stop them.

Posted on: Apr 26, 2014, Source: AlterNet

We have 15 years to mitigate climate disaster—Big Energy and our plutocratic government are not going to do it without effective pressure.

Posted on: Apr 18, 2014, Source: AlterNet

U.S. democracy is illegitimate. Time for the American Awakening.