Facebook Slider
Optional Member Code
Get News Alerts!

Real-Time Face Recognition Threatens to Turn Cops’ Body Cameras Into Surveillance Machines

Why Jeff Sessions Is Threatening to Crack Down on Marijuana
The war on drugs has greatly expanded the powers of law enforcement, and Sessions seems reluctant to give up those powers.

Democrats accuse Gorsuch of hiding his legal views

Meals on Wheels Is Just the Beginning: Economist Mark Price on Trump's Proposed Cuts

Charles P. Pierce: This Is About Destroying the Presidency of Barack Obama

NYPD sent video teams to record Occupy and BLM protests over 400 times, documents reveal

Trump Places Political Minders in Cabinet Departments to Keep His Appointees in Line
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

American Muslims Are Young, Politically Liberal, and Scared

Police officer 'stabbed at UK Parliament'

"Fake President": Wall Street Journal Editorial Blasts Trump as Liar, Failure

The Syrian War Is Creating a Generation of Traumatized Children

More than 30 dead after US-led coalition air strike hits school sheltering families near Raqqa

Manafort's plan to 'greatly benefit the Putin Government'

Undocumented Immigrants Pay Billions in Taxes and Social Security
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Cuba's transformistas bring their drag performances out in the open

Key conservative: GOP doesn't have votes on healthcare repeal

Gray wolves delisted in Wyoming

The Schulz Effect: A Left-Populist Throws Germany's Political Future Up for Grabs

Five Creepy Things Your ISP Could Do if Congress Repeals the FCC’s Privacy Protections

Responding to US Budget Cuts for United Nations

David Rockefeller & October Surprise Case

Trump in No Hurry to Staff ‘Enemy of the People’ Offices

William Rivers Pitt | When It Comes to Trump, We Should Be Too Petrified to Laugh

First woman to lead world’s largest Indigenous peoples alliance

Connecticut Lawmaker to Consider Legislation to Improve Domestic Violence Enforcement

Grizzlies in Jeopardy
Proposal to remove Yellowstone bears from Endangered Species Act is premature

Terror, shipwreck, guns – 24 hours in a Karachi ambulance
Who would risk their own safety tending to the injured and recovering the dead in one of the most violent cities on earth? Samira Shackle rides along with a driver from the world’s largest voluntary ambulance service.

Confronting apartheid has everything to do with feminism

Britain to follow US with ban on electronic devices on flights from Muslim countries in Middle East

The Endangered Species Act Is Under Political Attack

Lawmakers should ferociously defend - not limit - our right to protest

Where are all the women when we talk about prison?

How community land rights can save our forests and climate

Ryan Makes It Clear That Cutting Medicaid to Pay for the Health Bill’s Tax Cuts for the Wealthy Enables Deeper Corporate Tax Cuts in Tax Legislation to Follow

The 7 Biggest Cons In The GOP's Obamacare Repeal Pitch

Philippines' Ratification of Paris Agreement Cheers Climate World

Deportation of African and Other Black Immigrants Is Quietly Increasing

Guyana tribe goes hi-tech to protect its land

Montana Republican Pushes Anti-LGBTQ ‘Bathroom Bill’ Referendum

‘We All Know Someone’: Tribal Community, Advocates Seek to Honor Missing and Murdered Native American Women

Oil could flow through Dakota Access ‘sometime this week,’ company says

These Cities Are Pulling Billions From the Banks That Support the Dakota Access Pipeline

The Great American Stand: US Forests and the Climate Emergency

The Freelance Contract Gives Gig Workers Fair Working Terms

Solitary Confinement Gets Another Sharp Rebuke from a Supreme Court Justice

Where They Teach Students How to Revitalize Their Local Communities

Appeal to fight hunger in east Africa, and the US cuts that pose a threat to women
Disasters Emergency Committee calls for urgent funds for 16 million people facing hunger, and the US lines up with world’s worst abusers of women’s rights

Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch spars with senators at confirmation hearing

Experts criticize US electronic devices ban on some flights from Middle East
Technologists say new rules against electronics ‘larger than a cellphone’ on flights from 10 airports seem illogical and at odds with basic computer science

Gorsuch Would Move the Supreme Court in the Wrong Direction on Money in Politics

Why six states still spend nothing on preschool

GOP health plan would cost Massachusetts at least $1b, Baker says

Twitter Facebook Comment Email Republish Donate The First Brick in the Wall
The Trump administration solicits bids for first $600 million of work on a wall whose total cost no one knows.

Israel-Palestine: No “Great Deal” on the Horizon

So much for the Russian threat: Putin slashes defense spending while Trump plans massive buildup

The Political Economy of ‘Moral Authority’

'I can’t trust YouTube any more': creators speak out in Google advertising row
Inconsistencies behind the company’s ability to police advertising on controversial content are coming to light

The Trump GOP Prescription for America: Don’t Get Sick

Fury in Cambodia as US asks to be paid back hundreds of millions in war debts

Health insurance woes helped elect Trump, but his cure may be more painful
The rising cost of health insurance sharply divided voters in a Pennsylvania county where they had come to expect the best – can Trumpcare satisfy them?

Trump's Vegas Partner Says Business Is Not Dividing Profits From Foreign Governments As Promised

Gulf of Mexico waters are freakishly warm, which could mean explosive springtime storms

Rex Tillerson: US forces will stay in Iraq after defeat of Islamic State

Live Updates: At Least Four Dead And 20 Injured In Suspected Westminster Terror Attack

GOP Leaders Still Don’t Have the Votes for Obamacare Repeal

The Culture of Cruelty in Trump's America

While Trump Attacks Colin Kaepernick, The Quarterback Is Donating To Meals On Wheels

Stephen Hawking Plans Trip to Space, Says Trump Should Replace Pruitt as EPA Head
-- Lorraine Chow of EcoWatch on BuzzFlash at Truthout

The Trump Honeymoon Is Over: Markets Are Now Scared His Promises Won't Come True

House GOP Bill Is Already Dead in the Senate

Trumpcare 2.0 Still Isn’t Cruel Enough to Satisfy Conservatives

Texas Senate Passes Bill Allowing OBs To Keep Info From Pregnant Women

Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn Didnt Sign Trumps Ethics Pledge

Wilder’s Defeat and the European Union

70 Musicians from 20 Countries in Geneva Fundraising Concert for Migrants in Greece

Latinos Marinos - Advocacy Group Connects California’s Grassroots Coastal Advocates

California Farmers Face Difficult Decisions in the Wake of Trump Administration Deportation Policy

US Needs to Massively Scale Up Forest Protection to Tackle Climate Change

Why are there still famines?
How can hunger persist in a world of enormous wealth and technological advances? Tyler Zimmer explains how Marxists identify the capitalist system as the root cause.

Martin McGuinness, IRA peacemaker, dead at 66

The disturbing secret history of the NYPD officer who killed Eric Garner

Yes, they can find a way to respect nurses
The University of Missouri Hospital puts its workers last, explains one employee.

‘There’s a Smell of Treason in the Air’
FBI and NSA chiefs verify a Russia probe and refute the president's claims as Republicans scramble to pretend the "drip, drip, drip" hasn't started.

One Significant Pipeline Incident Every Day In The United States

Joey Meek, Dylann Roof Friend, Gets 27 Months in Prison for Lying to F.B.I.

Why Forcing Medicaid Recipients to Have a Job Is a Horrible Idea

Our Cotton Colonies
We follow a T-shirt's supply chain from Burkina Faso to Bangladesh to your local mall—and back again.

How the white house got James Comey Wrong

"There's No Way We're Gonna Drink That": Fighting for Clean Water in Flint

From Marrakesh to Brussels: the long arm of the EU copyright lobby

Top Pence Adviser Is Partial Owner Of Independent Journal Review

Capitalism brought us here
Luisa G. describes her family's experience of immigration from their native Colombia, and has a strong warning for anyone who says they have a problem with it.

We’re Ready to Break Free From Fossil Fuels — Are You?

A Lawmaker Wants to Let Your Boss Do Genetic Tests on You

Former Haiti President Aristide Survives Assassination Attempt

Gorsuch Would Use "Originalism" to Affirm Right-Wing Agenda

Brazil Proposes New Digital Copyright Rules for the WTO

Making America Weaker

‘Housing, Community, Land Are Human Rights’

Facing Deportation, Immigrants Reconsider Financial Options

Hawaii Rep Creagan Revives Pesticide Disclosure Bill

Union Chief Strikes Back at Trump’s Budget Cuts at the EPA

Scientists Sound the Alarm: CO2 Levels Race Past Point of No Return
-- Cassie Kelly for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Don't spill Texas seed
Cindy Beringer explains why a satirical bill in Texas may not be so satirical.

The Cost of Trump’s Wall Compared to the Programs He’s Proposing to Cut

New UN Report Blames Pesticides for Food Insecurity

Ivanka Trump set to get West Wing office as role expands

Tillerson plans to skip NATO meeting, visit Russia in April

Many Americans are woefully unprepared for a surprise medical expense

Why The Anti-Trump Progressive Mobilization Could Mark A Major Inflection Point In American Political History

Small-Scale Farming Could Restore America’s Rural Towns

Germany Converts Coal Mine Into Giant Battery Storage for Surplus Solar and Wind Power
-- Lorraine Chow for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Montgomery County looks to mediator to resolve Westbard cemetery dispute

US Delegation Joining Protests of US Nuclear Weapons Deployed in Germany

We asked for your messages to Trump about Standing Rock. Here’s what you said

Ellen Page reprises 'Juno' role in all-female reading to benefit Planned Parenthood

Springtime! And the scent of the FBI is in the air

Postscript: Jimmy Breslin

Defunding Police—How Antiracist Organizers Got Seattle to Listen