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Klan Camp: KKK Developing "A Mighty Army" of White Nationalists at Five-Day Training in July

Justice Breyer v. the Death Penalty

Meet the New GMO Mosquito: Millions Carrying the "Kill Switch Gene" Already Released

Jim Carrey Goes Off on "Corporate Fascist" Jerry Brown Over Vaccine Bill

The US, Brazil and China All Set Major Climate Goals

William Rivers Pitt | Arizona, the Supreme Court, and the End of Gerrymandering

Obama Announces Re-Establishment of US-Cuba Diplomatic Ties

22 Years a Slave: Myanmar Fisherman Goes Home

Mexican Girl to Trump: "Shut Your Mouth and Respect Us"

Congress Lets Export-Import Bank Expire

Shell Secures New Authorization in Pursuing Arctic Drilling

Good News for the 99% ... Absolutely Killer News for the 1%

NSA Can Track Everyone's Phone Calls Again -- For a While

Obama's Push for Corporate Rule: A Moment of Opportunity

Everything You Need to Know About Legal Marijuana in Oregon

US and Cuba to Announce Embassy Openings

Greenpeace Activists Risked Harsh Imprisonment in Russia to Stop Arctic Drilling

Top Obama Aides Knew About Clinton's Private Email in 2009

Environmentalists Want California to Stop Offshore Fracking

African American Church in South Carolina, Previously Burned Down by the KKK, Is On Fire

Scott Walker is Drowning Students in Debt

Ruling Against "Three Strikes" Sentencing Law Opens Door to Reform

Revenge Killing
Race and the death penalty in a Louisiana parish.

Charles P. Pierce | Why the Green Party's Jill Stein Makes More Sense Than Republicans

Gov. Jerry Brown Signs California's New Vaccine Bill

US and Brazil Commit to Climate, Renewable Energy Goals

Charleston Massacre Forces White Nationalists Out of the Shadows

Farm Waste and Animal Fats Will Help Power a United Jet

US Police Killed More People in Three Months Than Egyptian Police Killed in the Past Year

Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Case That Will Likely Wipe Out Public-Sector Unions

Majority of South Carolina House, Senate Support Taking Down Confederate Flag

Justice Department Report Says Police Exacerbated Violence In Ferguson

Orwell, Huxley and the Scourge of the Surveillance State

Every Single Second the US Spends $103 Fighting ISIS

Goldman Sachs Doesn’t Have Clean Hands in Greece Crisis

FBI Investigating String of Fires at Southern Black Churches After Charleston Shooting

GOP Declares War on the Supreme Court

Californians Struggle for "Normal Life," Without Water

University of Phoenix Sidesteps Obama Order on Recruiting Veterans

US Chamber of Commerce Is Working in Support of Global Tobacco
The US Chamber of Commerce and its foreign affiliates have become the hammer for the tobacco industry, engaging in a worldwide effort to fight antismoking laws of all kinds.

Funds for Veterans’ Day Care Dry Up

Chicago Teachers Union Insulted By Punitive Threats As Labor Talks Stall

US supreme court refuses to let Texas close 10 abortion clinics
Justices rule 5-4 to grant emergency appeal from clinics that will now prevent state from enforcing restrictions that would have caused clinics to close

America’s Got War

Dean Baker | Federal Reserve Board, Jobs and the Rewriting of Economic History

10 Coastal Destinations Most at Risk From Sea Level Rise

The Road to Majority Conference, and New York’s ‘Enough Is Enough’ Bill

Cruz Says McConnell Misled on Funding Incumbents

Frog die-off in Lake Titicaca puts spotlight on unchecked pollution that threatens livelihoods

Confronting Southern ‘Victimhood’

NBC cuts ties with Trump

The Stunning, Scorching Accusation in Justice Sotomayor’s Death Penalty Dissent

Two Uber Executives Arrested in France

New Tests Find Toxic Cocktail in Santa Barbara Spill

Jeb Bush dogged by decades of questions about business deals

World Environment Day – With Liberty, Justice and Sovereignty for All

How the Trans-Pacific Partnership Gives Corporations Special Legal Rights
-- David Sirota for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Justice Delivered: A Week That Changed a Nation

Supreme Court Upholds Arizona's Independent Redistricting Commission

Texas AG: Clerks Can Refuse To Give Marriage Licenses To Gay Couples

The Birds of British Petroleum
Five years after the largest marine oil spill in the history of the petroleum industry, the author of The Tarball Chronicles grabs his binoculars and returns to the scene of the slime.

China's Great Wall 'is disappearing'

String of Nighttime Fires Hit Predominately Black Churches in Four Southern States

Politics shift on ObamaCare

Cuba: Give Us Gitmo Back

FBI Investigating 11 Attacks on San Francisco-Area Internet Lines

You, Too, Can Buy a Congressman!

Here's What The Increasing Number Of Wildfires in the West Means for Climate Change

"Did Jesus Ride Dinosaurs?": Bobby Jindal’s Twitter Q&A Hilariously Backfires

What Moved Marriage Equality from Taboo to Justice?
-- Jim Hightower on BuzzFlash at Truthout

Federal Judge Strikes Down Maui County’s GMO Farming Moratorium

What Neil Young and Pope Francis Have in Common
-- Cole Mellino of EcoWatch on BuzzFlash at Truthout

Federal Judge: Alabama Judges Must Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

Chris Christie Blew $82,594 With MetLife Vendor but Can't Find Receipts

Proponents of American Exceptionalism Ignore Settler Colonialism, Slavery
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Women Bring Home the Bacon

No Actual Threat, US Hypes Security for July 4th

Justice Alito Defends Lethal Injection Expert Who Did His Research on Drugs.com

Sorry, Liberals, But the Roberts Court Is Still Conservative

Why Racists Burn Black Churches
The NAACP warned Black churches this week to “take necessary precautions” against the threat of attack.

US Police Killings Headed for 1,100 This Year, With Black Americans Twice as Likely to Die

East Tennessee Hardware Store Puts Up "No Gays Allowed" Sign

Labor Leader Joins Bernie Sanders' Campaign, Citing Clinton's "Silence" on Fast Track

Bree Newsome Brings Wings of Justice to South Carolina by Taking Down Confederate Flag
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Justice Department Report Says Police Exacerbated Violence In Ferguson

Reprieve in Texas, but Assault on Reproductive Rights Continues Nationwide

Why the Christian Right Is Going to War (With Itself)

461 People Shot Dead by Police This Year

National Rifle Association's Televised News Show Canceled

There’s Finally Momentum Behind Paid Sick Leave

Cuba First to ​Eliminate Mother-to-Baby HIV Transmission
World Health Organisation hails ‘one of the greatest public health achievements possible’, five years into regional initiative

Crushing Conservatism

America’s Zero Emissions Imperative
-- Rev. Lennox Yearwood Jr. and Tom Weis of EcoWatch on BuzzFlash at Truthout.

The Rise of Violent Right-Wing Extremism, Explained

Colorado Supreme Court Strikes Down School Voucher Program

Supreme Court Tosses EPA Rules That Would Prevent Thousands of Asthma Cases
EPA rules limiting toxic air pollution emissions would have prevented thousands of cases of asthma, birth defects and other health problems.

Christian Right Apoplectic Over Supreme Court’s Marriage Equality Decision
-- Bill Berkowitz for BuzzFlash at Truthout

The World's Richest People Lost $70 Billion Yesterday

Building a Movement Together: Worker Centers and Labor Union Affiliations

Chris Christie Launches Presidential Campaign

California Oil Train Risks Worse in Minority Areas: Report

If Execution by Torture Isn't "Cruel and Unusual" Punishment, What Is?
The US supreme court has ruled that even the least morally defensible executions are allowable. But there’s some hope in the court’s dissents

Obama Makes More Americans Eligible for Overtime
The move by the White House restores the overtime threshold to about where it was in 1975 in terms of purchasing power.

NSA Wiretapped Two French Finance Ministers: Wikileaks

Dahr Jamail | Sixth Great Mass Extinction Event Begins; 2015 on Pace to Become Hottest Year on Record

Interrupting Pride for Black Lives

Kalief Browder’s Life and Death Galvanize Action to End Solitary Confinement

Now We Build A Fair Trade Movement

Stress on water resources threatens lives and livelihoods

Israel seizes Gaza-bound boat in “act of piracy”

Draining of Folsom Lake forces evacuation of Nimbus and American River Hatcheries

Americans Are on the Move — Again

Sensors in wearables will help runners find less polluted routes, US start-up claims

Confederate Flag Parade goes hysterically wrong.

Dalai Lama Endorses Pope Francis's Encyclical on Climate Change
-- Cole Mellino for BuzzFlash at Truthout

In a Brave, Powerful Dissent, Justice Breyer Calls for the Abolition of the Death Penalty

Innocent man who spent 30 years on death row died hours before Supreme Court justices cited him

Dylann Roof, 4chan, and the New Online Racism
4chan’s trolling culture didn’t just birth Guy Fawkes hacktivism—it also inspired the racist and neo-fascist sites where the Charleston terrorist lurked.

Both sides of the Pacific- Via Campesina members oppose TPP

States Seeking Voter Citizenship Proof Denied by U.S. Supreme Court

Joseph Stiglitz to Greece’s Creditors: Abandon Austerity Or Face Global Fallout

Supreme Court Rejects Obama's Drive To Cut Power Plant Emissions

Supreme Court OKs Midazolam Use, Death Penalty Drug
Supreme Court upholds use of controversial sedative implicated in botched executions.

With Summer Sun Come Signs of Danger

Charleston exposes ugliest truth of our time: Our society places little value on black life
Let's harness the sadness, outrage and feelings of unity, and use that energy to force more than symbolic action.

Puerto Rico in crisis: weighed down by $73bn debt as unemployment hits 14%
Violent crime is surging, schools are closing and physicians are leaving in droves – but on the mainland, there is little awareness of the island’s struggles

New York prison escapee David Sweat shot and in custody after long manhunt
Fugitive in critical condition after being shot twice in woodlands in upstate New York, close to where other escapee Richard Matt was shot dead.

Greece debt crisis: vote yes to stay in the euro, says Juncker - live updates