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US Justice Dept. sues Ferguson, Missouri, over police reforms

The kind of right-wing populism exemplified today by Donald Trump has a long history in post-Second World War America.

New Hampshire Students Say They Were Illegally Turned Away From The Polls

The Pentagon has fired the first shot in a new arms race

Why Hillary Clinton May Have Lost the Working Class

David Brooks Liked It Better When Candidates Pretended We Had No Big Problems

The Kochs Are Ghostwriting America’s Story

Corporate Agribusiness Is Huge Threat to US Waterways

NRA Board Member Ted Nugent Unleashes Rabid Anti-Jewish Rant Over Gun Control

A Racist, Sexist Demagogue Just Won The New Hampshire GOP Primary

Ben Carson primary party is so quiet bartender knits blanket

Coffee Farmers Sue Monsanto for Hiding Cancer-Causing Impact of Glyphosate
-- Lorraine Chow for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Sanders (With Approximately 60 Percent of Votes), Trump Win In New Hampshire. Here are the Vote Tallies.

Back to the Stone Age 5-4 Supreme Court Issues Another Reactionary Decision: Delay Implementation of EPA Coal Regs

Israel revokes entry permits for dozens of Palestinian peace activists

NH Exit Polling: Republicans Engaged in Fierce Division Over Who Best Represents Their Anger and Hatefulness. (Okay, We Put Some Spin on That Article.)

Today, New Hampshire Students Will Likely Pay The Price For The State’s New Voter ID Laws

Governor Jerry Brown Receives Cold, Dead Fish Award Four Years In A Row

Why We Need to Think Beyond Roe v. Wade

Yep, The Oregon Standoff Is Still Going -- And If Anything It's Getting Weirder

Ladydrawers: The Gresham Experiment, Part 1

The Obama Administration Recklessly Escalates Confrontation With Russia
By quadrupling military spending on NATO’s forces on Russia’s border, Washington risks turning the new Cold War into a hot one.

Warming World Spreads a Wider Welcome Mat for Zika-Carrying Mosquitoes

Regulating Banks vs. Displacing Them: Where Clinton and Sanders Disagree on Wall Street

Trans-Pacific Partnership signed in New Zealand; protesters include indigenous Maori

Freedom co-owner Tis gets no jail time for chemical spill

Beyond Deportation: Fixing a Broken Immigration System

Obama trade deal taking a hit in presidential race

Time for Reparations? How the Marijuana Industry Is Excluding People of Color

Virginia bills would put limits on role of police in schools

U.N. Agency Proposes Limits on Airlines’ Carbon Emissions

New Mexico Anti-Choice Copycat Bill Dies in Committee

100 billionaires are trying to purchase the next president

Twitter planning 'regular and consistent action' to curb harassment and abuse

The Role Race Plays in the War On Drugs

Why did Mississippi police release two versions of fatal shooting report?
Ricky Ball was killed by police in October 2015, but attempts to obtain official documents have left many unanswered questions and a community outraged

Americans Still Feel Locked Out of Homeownership by Money Woes

Berlin Will Open a Center for LGBT Refugees Next Month

Ted Cruz's Chief Dirty Trickster and the Degradation of Politics
-- Bill Berkowitz for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Sanders Disavows Sexist BernieBros

Top Hillary Clinton Advisers and Fundraisers Lobbied Against Obamacare

Selective Iowa Recount Shows Clinton "Lead" Narrowing

Hillary Clinton on shakeup rumors: 'We're going to take stock'

Mark Ruffalo: We're Heading Toward a National Water Crisis
-- Mark Ruffalo on EcoWatch for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Incremental Change Will Not Resolve the Injustices of the Racially and Economically Oppressed
-- Paul Buchheit for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Financial Reform: It's About Improving the Financial System, Not 2008

UN: Mass deaths in Syrian jails amount to crime of "extermination"

Inside the Plan to Create a Bipartisan Climate Caucus in the US House

Donald Trump boasts he’s tough enough to reject Syrian refugee children: “I can look in their faces and say you can’t come”

Hundreds of Immigration Court Interpreters Say They Haven't Been Paid Since Last Year

At Least 35 Refugees Die After Boats Capsize on Way to Greece

Yet another post-Iowa poll shows Sanders and Clinton tied nationally

Kasich Passes Rubio for 2nd Place in New Hampshire

The Might of US Empire Was on Full Display at Super Bowl 50: A Bizarre War Spectacle Extraordinaire

Here's How Much Big Oil Spent on Lobbying in California Last Year

West Virginia Senate takes up multimillion dollar tax cut for energy industries

New Federal Gas Storage Regulations Likely to Mimic Industry's Guidelines
Federal pipeline agency's response to Aliso Canyon disaster will likely lean on industry proposals that don't require emergency shutoffs or safer pipes.

Hillary can’t dodge Goldman Sachs questions forever

Unsafe Lead Levels in Tap Water Not Limited to Flint

Haiti president steps down without successor in place

Hobby Lobby Is Backing a Surprising Candidate for President

Mexican Indigenous Ask Pope to Apologize for Mass Genocide

San Francisco police officers handcuffed a car-theft victim, ran his name for warrants and then released him into the waiting arms of federal immigration agents, records show, in what is being investigated as a possible breach of local sanctuary-city laws.

An Open Letter to Gloria Steinem on Intersectional Feminism

“Intelligent people know that the empire is on the downhill”: A veteran CIA agent spills the goods on the Deep State and our foreign policy nightmares

Former Mexican President: We're Not Paying for 'Stupid' Wall

Neil Young Takes His Anti-Monsanto Message on the Road

Reclaiming the Computing Commons

Racial Justice Is the Key to Democracy Reform

Trump Defends Waterboarding: 'I Have No Doubt That It Does Work

Judge orders compensation for elderly black victims of reverse mortgage scam

New England Fights Fracked Gas Pipeline: Deerfield, New Hampshire, Threatens to Arrest Anyone on Private Property Without Permission in Connection With Gas Pipeline

Iowa's nightmare revisited: Was correct winner called?

Supreme Court’s Blow to Emissions Efforts May Imperil Paris Climate Accord

Carly Fiorina Joins Chris Christie in Exiting, Stage Right

Christie Has One Last Chance to Change the GOP Race on His Way Out the Door

Ta-Nehisi Coates Says He'll Vote For Sanders—But It's Not An Endorsement

Islamophobia and the Election: It’s not just Trump

Bernie Sanders and the Question of Palestine

Another Journalist Abducted and Killed in Mexico. Could be the Drug Cartels, the Police or the Military. Who Will Investigate the Epidemic of Journalist Killings in Mexico Amidst Systemic Corruption?

Obama vows to press ahead on Clean Power Plan

Threat of Starvation Haunts Aleppo as Syrian Government Forces Advance

NY Daily News On Trump's NH Primary Victory: 'Dawn Of The Brain Dead'

Decoding Discrimination in the US Temp Industry

Johnny Depp gives Donald Trump the Funny or Die treatment in surprise biopic

Recalcitrant and Disruptive Republicans Refuse to Formally Hear President Obama's Budget Presented in Congress

Republican Congress throwing kitchen sink at Iran less than one month after nuclear deal takes effect

Washington Post Declares Sanders and Trump Winners of NH Primary, Just After Polls Close. Clinton Concedes.

Chicago cop’s lawsuit against estate of slain teen might be a first

Meet The Texas Flood Survivor Who Flew To New Hampshire To Confront Ted Cruz About Climate Change

Water crises like Flint's will continue until the EPA is held accountable
The Environmental Protection Agency is the ultimate line of defense against water contamination. Yet the Michigan crisis isn’t the first one this decade

Child soldiers make up a third of Yemeni fighters, says Unicef

Do North Korean Missiles Really Threaten Japan?

American Sikh actor Waris Ahluwalia barred from US-bound flight over turban row
Waris Ahluwalia was en route to New York fashion week when Aeromexico staff refused to let him board the plane because of his religious headwear

Bush: I'd 'Eliminate' The Supreme Court's Citizens United Ruling

Female Genital Mutilation—The Numbers Keep Rising

Right-Wing Think Tanks Are Factories of Cruel Ideas
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Cleanup Plan Approved for Asbestos-Contaminated Montana Town

Economists keep saying we should put a price on nature. Now they’ve finally done it

This Is How Hillary Clinton Gets the Coverage She Wants

Abortion Rights Take Center Stage at Republican Debate

Bernie Sanders’s Tax Plan Would Test an Economic Hypothesis

Hillary Helps a Bank—and Then It Funnels Millions to the Clintons

Without Paper Ballots, Fear of Vote Rigging Clouds 2016 Primaries

GOP Candidates Agree To Discuss Climate Change With Florida Mayors

Planned Parenthood Clinic to Reopen After Deadly Shooting

Hong Kong clashes as police clear food stalls

Gruesome Tumors on Sea Turtles Linked to Climate Change and Pollution
-- Lorraine Chow for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Rubio Short-Circuits, Cruz Keeps Lying, Trump Keeps Winning - Saturday's GOP NH Debate

Report: Sanders Made $1,892 From Speeches In Comparison $153 Million for The Clintons

Black History Month and People with Disabilities

Don't give a damn about the TPP? You're going to wish it gave a damn about you

CPJ concerned by rising pressure on journalists in Israel

It's Primary Day In New Hampshire, And The Early Results Are In

New Hampshire Celebrates A Century Of Voting First

Bloomberg Suggests Again He Might Run as Independent for President

William Rivers Pitt | When Turkeys Fight: The New Hampshire Primary and Beyond

Why Are Black Girls and Women Dying in Police Custody?

Dahr Jamail | Aiming for Venus: Top GOP Candidates United in Denying Climate Change

Feds Open Talks With Environmentalists on Coal Lawsuits

Roger Goodell’s Unstoppable Football Machine
For all the revelations about its brutality, pro football is more popular and profitable than ever. How the NFL commissioner and a group of billionaire owners have kept the league on offense.

San Diego's Oversupply of Water Reaches a New, Absurd Level
San Diego just dumped a half a billion gallons of expensive drinking water purchased during California's drought into a lake.

Not The Onion: Sarah Palin bemoans fact that “humble” Trump “dreads getting caught showing his virtues of generosity and compassion” in public

Seven proposals that could save animals from cruel traps

Mexican State Issues "Gender Alert" to Address Femicide

Some victims of sex crimes are systematically denied the right to be heard in court

Allegations of Racial Profiling at Marco Rubio Event in New Hampshire

Red Cross CEO Dodges Congressional Questions About Cuts Around the Country

Medical neglect can be fatal in privatized immigrant-only prisons

Martin Shkreli Is Just One of Many Pharma A-Holes
They throw lavish boat parties while marking up life-saving medication 5,000 percent.

Socialism is no longer a dirty word: 42 percent of Democrats are in favor of socialism

This Is Why You Can’t Afford a House
The rising cost of housing is one of the greatest burdens on the American middle class. So why hasn’t it become a key issue in the presidential primaries?

Top Hillary Clinton Advisers and Fundraisers Lobbied Against Obamacare

Obama seeks $1.8 billion in emergency funds to combat Zika

Super Bowl City Meets Tent City
A city with a crushing affordable housing crisis just spent $5 million on the Super Bowl.

Chelsea Manning | Prison keeps us isolated. But sometimes, sisterhood can bring us together
I had never spent any real time with another transgender woman before I was incarcerated. At the loneliest time in my life, her friendship meant everything.

Watching the Super Bowl in San Quentin prison: 'It sort of hurts a little bit'

Arctic Sea Ice Levels Hit Record Low After Unusually Warm January

For Many Poor Americans, the Evictions Never End

Some victims of sex crimes are systematically denied the right to be heard in court

Nearly a decade after plutocrats exploded the economy, we're just as unequal as ever — and people are fed up

Top Hillary Clinton Advisors and Fundraisers Lobbied Against Obamacare

Bill Clinton Says Bernie Sanders Lives In A 'Hermetically Sealed Box.' Translation: Let the DC Elite Rule!

Black Culture and History Matter

Washington State Senate bill would name agriculture whistleblowers

They’re trying to deify Ronald Reagan: Inside the right-wing plot to turn the Gipper into a modern-day God
Grover Norquist wants an ode to Reagan in all 3,000 US counties. Then just wait until he targets our currency