No matter how many corporations try to use Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., as a way to market themselves to African-Americans, and no matter how many politicians use King's legacy to declare racism a thing of the past, there still remains a great hero for social justice in King and his legacy.

Heard of the Robin Hood Tax activists are pushing for in the US? Like most things, the Global South is ahead of us.

On Thursday, January 10, 30 family farmers begin their fight with agricultural giant Monsanto in the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals. According to Food Democaracy Now, the case, OSGATA vs Monsanto et al, was filed “to protect farmers from genetic trespass by Monsanto’s GMO seed, which contaminates organic and non-GMO farmer’s crops and opens them up to abusive lawsuits."