Mike Ludwig of Truthout: The US Senate just passed a $700 billion defense policy bill that experts fear could provoke another destructive arms race.
Following the expedited deportation of a union leader with no criminal record, Teamsters resolved to refuse to cooperate with immigration authorities.
Sarah van Gelder is cofounder of YES! Magazine and author of The Revolution Where You Live: Stories from a 12,000-Mile Journey Through a New America. Follow her on Twitter: @sarahvangelder.