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Red-State Progressives Hold the Blueprint for the Trump Resistance

Trump: 'Nobody Knew That Health Care Could Be So Complicated'

Udall floats plan to confirm Gorsuch, Garland to SCOTUS together

New Wave Of Bomb Threats Hits Jewish Community Centers Across U.S.

CPAC Dispatch: How Donald Trump Killed Movement Conservatism
Now that the "alt-right," personified by Stephen Bannon, is in the White House, conservative leaders are trying to assess the correct place for it within the greater movement.

Will Team Trump Remove Homegrown Right-Wing Extremists From Counter-Terrorism Program?
-- Bill Berkowitz for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Sean Spicer targets own staff in leak crackdown

Marco Rubio Complains That People 'Heckle And Scream' At Town Halls

As Trump Said in the Campaign, Leave Pot to the States

Spicer Personally Arranged Calls with Intelligence Officials in Effort to Discredit Russia Reports

My Four Months as a Private Prison Guard
I saw stabbings, lockdowns, and inmates and officers pushed to the edge.

Trump wants to raise military spending — but cut everywhere else

Democrats must overhaul party and attack big business: Bernie Sanders

Dozens of headstones damaged at Philadelphia Jewish cemetery

Throughout History, the Powerless Have Fought With Words for Liberation

GOP admits “not everybody is going to have health care”

How the Trump regime was manufactured by a war inside the Deep State

'Incredibly Disappointing': Democrats Choose Tom Perez to Head Party

Biologists say half of all species could be extinct by end of century

Fox News's 'Swedish defence advisor' unknown to country's military officials

Homeless people have found safety in a library – but locals want them gone

Before Trump Was a Racist Commander-in-Chief, He Was a Racist Real Estate Executive

Strategic Thinking and Organizing Resistance

'I was naive': after losing healthcare battle, factory workers fear next blow

Cities Go Rogue Against Trump and the Radical Right

Welcome to the Police State of America for Immigrants

736 Record Highs Set This Week

Activist muscle gives Obamacare a lift

Unplugged Natural Gas Leak Threatens Alaska's Endangered Cook Inlet Belugas

US libraries join struggle to resist the Trump administration

First installment on the butcher’s bill: Donald Trump’s supporters will be made to pay

Second Amendment does not cover 'weapons of war,' US appeals court finds

Congressional town halls become forums for anti-GOP resistance

Buoyed By Anti-Trump Activism, Democrat Wins Delaware Special Election

I lived in a truck for 6½ years. Trust me, trying to roust homeless from their vehicles is no solution

A Colorado county is sending students to college on the $445,000 it made from legal weed

Barbara Pierce Bush Will Headline A Planned Parenthood Fundraiser

Trump's job approval at 44 percent in new poll

After Trump’s immigration order, anxiety grows in Florida’s farm fields

Germany hate crime: Nearly 10 attacks a day on migrants in 2016

Muslim member of national security staff resigned after 8 days in Donald Trump's White House

The Long History of Deportation Scare Tactics at the US-Mexico Border

Sheldon Adelson lost his first fight with a union. Will it have a domino effect?
Security guards at the Sands Bethlehem Casino defeated the Trump supporter, one of the country’s most high-profile and powerful opponents of labor unions.

Why the Christian Right Is Rejoicing Under Trump's Presidency

Mnuchin says Trump tax overhaul could happen by August

Donald Trump's Mystery $50 Million (or More) Loan
The president of the United States might have a secret creditor.

An Elusive Justice: Holding Parent Companies Accountable for Human Rights Abuse

Advertising Boycott of Breitbart News Appears to Be Growing

Fracking Caused 6,648 Spills in Four States Alone, Duke Study Finds

West Texas says no: For many people along the border, Trump’s wall fantasy is a nightmare

The Solidarity Ecosystems of Occupied Factories
The workers of the recuperated VIO.ME factory in Greece are building towards more supportive communities and a stronger, less-fractured society.

French Students, Gassed, Lead Fight Against Police Brutality

GOP governors working on their own ObamaCare proposal

Trump Intensifies His Attacks on Journalists and Condemns FBI Leakers

The FBI is building a national watchlist that gives companies real-time updates on employees

Mexico has warned the US against imposing a unilateral tax on Mexican imports to finance a border wall, saying it could respond in kind.

Republicans claim their tax cuts will mostly help the middle class. It’s a lie.

Partisan Divide in Congress Wider Than Ever on Environmental Issues, Group Says

Amid Constituent Backlash, GOP to Punt Repeal of Popular Obamacare Benefits to Agency
Congressional Republicans seem unwilling to take on more heat about their embattled goals to repeal the ACA and defund Planned Parenthood, leaving the dirty work to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

China Is Creating an Unprecedented ‘Security State’ in Xinjiang

Tom Perez elected as first Latino leader of Democratic Party

Newest Trump Executive Order Pushes His Anti-Regulatory Agenda Further

Trump and DeVos Hatch a Deceptive Scheme to Push School Vouchers

ICE is actually trying to deport Puerto Ricans

Are the Courts the Solution to Ensuring Disability Rights During the Trump Era?

Sheriff’s Office Checkpoint Near Public School Stokes Confusion, Fear for Immigrants in Durham

DHS report casts doubt on need for Trump travel ban

Trump to order reversal of Obama water regulation rule

Key Question About DNC Race: Why Did Obama White House Recruit Perez to Run Against Ellison?

Kim Jong-nam attack reveals true nature of North Korea

It's Time to Claim Our Highest Vision: Let's Embrace the Great Turning

DNC chair vote: live coverage

NPR Spins Trump’s ‘Restrained’ Foreign Policy–Ignoring Threats, Bans and Escalation

Who’s Behind US Downward-Mobility?

GOP grapples with how to handle town halls

Trump Promises Military Build-Up, Bemoans Trillions Spent On War

Mike Pence asks Indiana Supreme Court to stay out of his redacted emails

House Passes NRA-Backed Bill Legalizing the Killing of Bear Cubs in Wildlife Refuges
-- Lorraine Chow of EcoWatch on BuzzFlash at Truthout

The Sessions Effect: Trump DOJ Reverses Course In Major Texas Voter ID Case

Amid GOP Attacks on Health Care, the Movement for Single Payer Is Growing

How to Topple a Dictator

Bush breaks with Trump, calls media 'indispensable to democracy'

‘Enemy of the People’ Has Fraught History
It is unclear if the president is aware of the historic resonance of the label, but his use of it has left some historians bewildered.

Father Of SEAL Killed In Yemen To Trump: 'Don't Hide Behind My Son's Death'

Why the Trump-Russia Story Won’t Go Away

These Iowans voted for Trump. Many of them are already disappointed
A 370-mile drive across the state led to interviews with more than 100 voters, who revealed fresh misgivings about the new president.

Trump White House scrambles to check scandal over FBI inquiry into Russia ties

GPS device-maker Garmin reeling after Kansas worker from India is murdered

Double Punishment: After Prison, Moms Face Legal Battles to Reunite With Kids

Trump Can't Sell Fear Unless the Public Buys It

South Dakota governor wants new powers to prepare for Keystone XL protests

Trump Will Be First POTUS to Skip White House Correspondents' Dinner in Over 30 Years

Divided federal appeals court rules you have the right to film the police
Filming cops, 2-1 court rules, ensures that they "are not abusing their power."

Hundreds of Children Detained by Canadian Immigration: Report

Bill Paxton, actor who starred in "Aliens" and "Titanic," dies at 61

What Explains the Racial Wealth Divide?

Water Is Life: The Story of Standing Rock Won’t Go Away

Profits of Policing
Civil asset forfeiture laws let Arizona police seize tens of millions of dollars in cash and property each year, even if suspected criminals aren’t convicted, and with little oversight of how the proceeds are spent.

What Will Happen to the Offices of Women’s Health?

White House Power Player Jared Kushner Is Keeping Parts of His Real Estate Empire

In Chicago neighborhood, guarded optimism about microgrid

You can’t sit with us: Sen. Rob Portman won’t let Democrats into his events

The Trump administration just handed the private prison industry an enormous gift

Are the Courts the Solution to Ensuring Disability Rights During the Trump Era?

Private prison deprived inmates of heat and hot water for months, lawmaker finds

More Near-Disasters Like Oroville Are Very Likely in the Future, Say Experts

Dem 2020 hopefuls lead pack in opposing Trump Cabinet picks

Trump's Billionaire Pick For Commerce, Oceans Chief Is Keeping His Oil Tankers

The Cold Heart of ICE

Did the Government Doctor Legal Documents in Order to Illegally Deport a Dreamer?

Open Guantanamo!

Revealed: how US billionaire helped to back Brexit

Your Taxes Are Funding a Secret, Multibillion-Dollar Government Enterprise That Tortures and Kills Tens of Millions of Animals Every Year

City refuses to release body cam footage in fatal police shooting

Ohio bill outlawing marital rape gets no GOP support, again

Even Trump Can't Stop the Tide of Green Jobs

The global waiting room: displaced migrants headed to US in limbo in Tijuana
Families fleeing violence in Latin America and migrants from outside of it make up an unprecedented crisis of homeless people stranded just outside the US.

White House asked FBI to deny reports linking Russia and Trump advisers

David Swanson | 100 Years of Using War to Try to End All War

Oscar López Rivera Is in Puerto Rico but Under House Arrest Until His Sentence Expires

Shrinking and Darkening, the Plight of Kashmir’s Dying Lakes

Report: High-ranking Trump official has extensive ties to European neo-fascists

States can lead the way in getting Trump, and other candidates, to disclose tax returns

Cabinet members keep scrambling to clean up after Trump speaks

Congress Threatens California’s Groundbreaking Retirement Program

Arkansas Supreme Court strikes down city’s LGBT protections

ICE Reopening Shuttered Private Prisons and Adding Beds at County Jails to Expand Deportation Machinery

Protesters Beware: D.C. Mayor Appoints New Police Chief With Long Record of Mass Arrests and Depriving Rights

Trump executive order drops protection for families of deployed military

Zika-fighting ‘abortion ship’ detained by Guatemala

Amazon Deforestation, Once Tamed, Comes Roaring Back
A decade after the “Save the Rainforest” movement captured the world’s imagination, Cargill and other food giants are pushing deeper into the wilderness.

Donald Trump rejects intelligence report on travel ban because it doesn't say what he wants it to

Trump says he won't attend White House correspondents' dinner

Arizona Lawmakers Pass ‘Cruel’ Anti-Choice Law

Bees are even smarter than we realized

Israel denies work permit to Human Rights Watch

Fearing Attack on the Endangered Species Act, Groups Make Plea to Governors
Nearly 300 groups issue a call to continue protecting species, as California takes steps to protect the federal standards in its state.

Why can’t Democratic leaders say they support Palestinian rights?

Trump said Friday that his predecessor's health care law covers "very few people" as he minimized the impact of replacing it. That's only true if you consider more than 20 million people to be very few.

Trump falsely claimed during his speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday that lines to get in stretched back “six blocks.”

Idaho judge rules attack on high school football player was 'not a rape' or racist
Former football player gets light sentence for assaulting his disabled team-mate in a case that has drawn comparison to Stanford swimmer Brock Turner

"Show Up for Immigrants With Love": Communities Fight Back Against ICE Raids

J.C. Penney to shut 130-plus stores, offer early retirements

The White House's radical attack on the First Amendment cannot go unanswered
Denying journalists from the Guardian, New York Times and other outlets access to a press briefing is an authoritarian move. A swift response is needed

Muhammad Ali Jr. detained by immigration officials at Fla. airport

Trump Gives Pen to Dow Chemical CEO After Signing Executive Order to Eliminate Regulations

How to Run a Rogue Government Twitter Account With an Anonymous Email Address and a Burner Phone

Kansas shooting: injured man says suspect asked victims about visas
Tells New York Times suspect ‘asked us what visa are we currently on’

Big Meat's Dirty Little Secret: Few Jobs for Americans

Paul Robeson's songs and deeds light the way for the fight against Trump