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Draft of first Trump budget would cut legal aid for millions of poor Americans
Draft proposes elimination of Legal Services Corporation, which provides free legal assistance to low-income people, victims of domestic violence and others

Europe's Schengen Agreement allows free movement among 26 countries. Will it last?

Amber Midthunder Kicks Butt as a Native Woman Superhero on FX Network’s ‘Legion’

Where There Is No Water: Detroit's Ongoing Crisis

In Targeting Undocumented Workers, Some Legislators Want Employers To Do More

Breitbart’s Milo Yiannopoulos resigns following outrage over his past comments about pedophilia

Global investors warn Texas to withdraw transgender restroom legislation

DNC candidates will take stage at CNN debate

Fighting Cops and the Klan: The History and Future of Black Antifascism

Gov. Roy Cooper’s teacher pay plan: Raises averaging 10 percent over next two years

Panama Papers investigation wins Polk Award

Neo-Nazis Are Rejoicing at Trump's Stance Toward Anti-Semitism
-- Bill Berkowitz for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Singapore Plans Southeast Asia's First Carbon Tax From 2019

Trump officials weigh fate of birth-control mandate

Israel nature exhibition at UN whitewashes occupation

Vandals damage dozens of headstones in Jewish cemetery in Missouri
Attack denounced as ‘act of desecration’ by state governor and comes amid concern over rise in antisemitism in US

Failing States, Collapsing Systems: Biophysical Triggers of Political Violence

Five GOP Health Care Buzz Phrases You Need to Inoculate Yourself Against

Scrutiny for Supreme Court Pick Fails to Focus on Rights of Disabled

Making the Deep Blue Sea Green Again

Zimbabwe’s Typhoid Outbreak Worsened by Water Scarcity and Poor Sewage Infrastructure

States Go to Bizarre Lengths to Keep Capital Punishment

Navajo Official Worries Cuts Under Trump Will Hurt Tribal Schools

Wet winter has improved Colorado River basin's water forecast, but the drought endures

As Construction Near Standing Rock Restarts, Pipeline Fights Flare Across the U.S.

WWF Brutalizes Tribal People in the Name of ‘Conservation’

Milo Yiannopoulis disinvited from CPAC

Researcher's 1979 Arctic Model Predicted Current Sea Ice Demise, Holds Lessons for Future

White House confirms Donald Trump sacked adviser after he 'disagreed with his Latino policies'

What Democracy Looks Like: Packed Town Halls and Demands to Be Heard

Supreme Court considers case of a shot fired in US that killed a teenager in Mexico

Drought leaves one million Tanzanians hungry

Le Pen Advances in French Polls as Security Concerns Sway Voters

'The wild west of wind': Republicans push Texas as unlikely green energy leader

Trump’s first budget would end program to help low-income Americans get lawyers

New York Mayor Warns Wells Fargo over Dakota Access Pipeline

US defense secretary visits Iraq: 'We’re not here to seize anybody’s oil'

ICE trying to kick reporters out of Federal Immigration Court hearings

Ex-Davao Death Squad leader: Duterte ordered bombings

Donald Trump is right, there was a recent attack in Sweden -- by neo-Nazis on a refugee center

Washington prepares to bring North Koreans to US for talks: report

11 Million Undocumented: A Look at Sanctuary and Immigration Policy in the Trump Era

Arkansas Anti-Choice Bills Pass With Bipartisan Support

Chemical Plant Boom Spurred by Fracking Will Bring Smog, Plastic Glut and Risks to Workers' Health

Viewing Trump's Extreme Climate Denial From a Small Island Nation in Peril

Workplace Disability Discrimination Claims Are on the Rise

Chaos in the White House: 'There's never been anything like this'

Donald Trump admits his 'Sweden attack' comments were based on debunked Fox News report

It’s Official: Trump Wants to Kill PBS and the National Endowment for the Arts

School haze
When choosing schools for their children, many parents consider factors such as location, test scores and class sizes. Proximity to a busy road or highway is rarely part of the equation.

Trans Lives Depend on Resisting ‘Unlikely’ Partnerships

More Bomb Threats Close Jewish Community Centers Across The Nation

London’s mayor wants to deny Trump a state visit due to his ‘cruel’ immigration policies

Native American Students Can Combine Traditional and Scientific Knowledge at SUNY ESF

Is Berta Cáceres' Assassination a Tipping Point for Change in Honduras?

Yes Folks, David Brooks is Making Up His Own Facts Again

After picking up California support, Rep. Keith Ellison gets more Western Democrats to back him for party chair

Ohio's tuition vouchers could soon give more money to more middle class, suburban students

Morbid Inequality: Now Just Six Men Have as Much Wealth as Half the World's Population
-- Paul Buchheit for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Yemen’s Brutal Conflict Pushing One Million Displaced to Return to Danger

Trump to roll back Obama’s climate, water rules through executive action

Outside coastal bubbles, to say 'America is already great' can ring hollow
Beyond coastal cities and elite college campuses is an America that values community over careers, and has been on a downward trajectory for decades

New editor in chief takes Texas Monthly in a ‘lifestyle’ direction

The Insidiousness Behind Trump's Dangerously Laughable Lies

Homeland Security unveils sweeping plan to deport undocumented immigrants

US scientists fear US under Donald Trump will become like a totalitarian regime

This tool cuts fingers and gashes faces, but shipbuilder still uses it

Three cases where ICE earned its reputation for deception

Murder of environmental lawyer in Philippines sparks outrage

More Repression, More Fightback! El Salvador's Labor Movement Defends the Minimum Wage

Inequality Analysis for the Busy Activist

Jenga Mwendo Strengthens Community Through Gardening in New Orleans

Government to weed out pesticides from foreign websites

Famine declared in part of South Sudan by government and UN

Dean Baker | More Republican Handouts to the Rich

‘Not My President’s Day’: Thousands Protest at Anti-Trump Rallies Across US

A Prison by Any Other Name: An Interview with Dr. Tung Thanh Nguyen on Japanese interment camps and Vietnamese refugees and the Trump administration

LGBT employees ask Education Secretary to keep protections

Trump's 'beautiful wall' threatens 111 endangered species

Federal Election Commission chairwoman resigns, urges President Trump to address campaign finance issues
Ann Ravel made her letter of resignation public to draw attentions to the problem of the political system.

From Romania to France, protests against "corrupt politicians"

The Pentagon Is Still Worried About Climate Change
Even if the White House isn’t

Global arms trade hits highest level since end of Cold War

Famine declared in South Sudan

Trump Adviser Stephen Miller Championed Big Tobacco's Alarming Lies
Miller and Mike Pence both had a history of spreading lies about the dangers of smoking.

Thousands Rally in NYC to Declare 'I Am a Muslim Too'

Major Victory for California Cities vs. Monsanto Over PCB Contamination

Right-wing fringe group building multimedia empire near Detroit

Norway pledges $10 million to counter Trump's global anti-abortion move

As Construction Near Standing Rock Restarts, Pipeline Fights Flare Across the US

Five Ways to End CEO Pay Subsidies

Will the Science Community Go Rogue Against Donald Trump?

Repeating Falsehoods About Disabled People Isn't the Way to Prevent Gun Violence

A Back-Channel Plan for Ukraine and Russia, Courtesy of Trump Associates

A Gender-Equal Council Takes Lead of the Andean Network of Indigenous Organizations

In Chicago, Neighbors Join Together to Block Trump Deportations

Senior Trump appointee fired after critical comments

Roe v Wade: plaintiff's death highlights weakening of abortion rights in US