• | Valerie a homeless resident of Echo Park Lake in Los Angeles speaks to journalists during a protest against the parks closure on March 24 2021 Photo credit Jeremy Lindenfeld WhoWhatWhy | MR Online

    One more “flashpoint” in the Los Angeles homelessness crisis

    On the morning of March 24, local activists and unhoused residents gathered at Echo Park Lake in Los Angeles to oppose city councilmember Mitch O’Farrell’s looming eviction of the homeless people living around the lake.

  • | President Donald J Trump and Xi Jinping President of the Peoples Republic of China June 29 2019 at the G20 Japan Summit Osaka Japan Photo credit The White House Flickr | MR Online

    Pandemic: How big banks and big AG share blame

    Here in the U.S., agribusiness lines up with pharmaceutical and military contractors in terms of being a political force to be reckoned with and, in effect, help run the country. Their needs are protected so that these pathogens have the best lawyers on the planet.