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Texas Legislature Introduces Bill Allowing Teachers to Shoot Students

An Explosive Crisis: Government Bickering Clouds Cleanup Effort at Camp Minden

Progressives Have Hope; Just Don't Ask Jonathan Chait About It

How Trade Agreements Facilitate Short-Term Profits for Multinational Corporations
Dr. David Suzuki of EcoWatch on BuzzFlash at Truthout

Under Pressure Nationally, Teach for America Finds Growing Support in Texas

How Critics Fail Female Filmmakers
Critical taste and advocacy are the only weapons against Hollywood’s brazen commercialism.

Most Americans Support Government Action on Climate Change

Manufacturing Terror: How the FBI Invents Some Plots, and Ignores Others, In the War on Freedom

One of the World's Biggest Lakes Is Dying and We're to Blame
Global warming and overfishing are killing Lake Victoria, and locals are scrambling for options.

Exclusive: CIA Interrogations Took Place on British Territory of Diego Garcia, Senior Bush Administration Official Says
It is the first time a senior Bush administration official has stated on the record that the remote island, leased by the UK to the US since the 1960s, was a part of the CIA's global network of black sites.

In America, Violent Extremism Will Get You a Medal

Senate Passes Keystone XL Pipeline Bill With Veto Proof Majority

Paul Krugman | Punished for Playing by the Rules

McCain to CodePink Protesters: "Get Out of Here, You Low-Life Scum" (VIDEO)

Behind the Story: How the WSJ Uncovered a Flawed System of Reporting Police Killings

Witness: Denver Cops Told Me Not to Record Scene After They Killed Teen Girl

Charles P. Pierce | The Near-Collapse of the World Economy: It Was Wall Street All Along

New York Times Editor Dean Baquet: We Failed to Do Our Job After 9/11

Arizona Tries to Contain Measles Outbreak Days Before Super Bowl

Upstairs Downstairs: The American Economic System Moves Backward
-- Jane Stillwater for BuzzFlash at Truthout

I Am Every Eyeball

Seeking Accountability: Palestine's Recourse to the ICC
Impunity for Israeli war crimes encourages more gross violations of international law. Palestine's application to the ICC is a welcome step toward accountability.

From the Concorde to Sci-Fi Climate Solutions

Will the Obama Administration Finally Bring the CIA's Torturers to Justice?
In the hearing to confirm her as attorney general, Loretta Lynch confirmed that waterboarding is torture. She should prosecute those who did it.

Dems Sound "Privatization" Siren Ahead of New Social Security Fight

Enbridge Gets Another Federal Tar Sands Crude Pipeline Permit as Senate Debates Keystone XL

Some Ugly Truths About the Bank Bailouts

Forbes Tears Boehner, Netanyahu Apart in a Scathing Column, Says GOP Cannot “Think Beyond Their Distaste for This President”

Why This Baby's Mom Is So Angry at the Anti-Vaxxers
When kids aren’t vaccinated, others pay the price.

Mayor: Beijing Is Now “Unliveable” Due to Pollution

Ayotzinapa Calls for Mexico’s Transformation

Mo. Man Arrested After Telling Black Waitress He Wanted to Show Her Where He "Hung" Her Grandpa

Shedding Light on Three Big Lies About Systemic Pesticides and Bees

New NYPD Anti-Terror Unit Will Get Machine Guns to Police Protesters

David Swanson | CIA Tried to Give Iraq Nuclear Plans, Just Like Iran

Romney Is as Credible as Poverty Fighter as Kochs Are as Advocates of No Campaign Spending
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

"Viper" Alert: Citizens United’s David Bossie Is on the Prowl
-- Bill Berkowitz for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Air Pollution Actually Messes With Your Genes

BREAKING: Mitt Romney Will Not Run for President Again

Here's the Real Reason Young Muslims Join the Global Jihad
Since the tragic attacks in Paris earlier this month, voices on the right and left have been vigorously debating the issue of Muslims’ assimilation in the West. But this focus is at best misleading and at worst disingenuous.

"They Can Do Whatever the F*** They Want": Inside the FBI’s Disturbing Quest for Domestic Terrorists
Eric McDavid was branded an eco-terrorist and thrown in prison. Then the government's case against him fell apart

In Seattle, Cop Pepper-Sprays Teacher Who Was Talking On A Cell Phone

Proposed Texas Law Would Allow Teachers to Kill Students

THIS JUST IN: America Is Defined and Crippled by Fear

Disproportionate Emphasis on European and US Victimhood is Racist
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Attorney Cuffed to Wall While Trying to Stop Cop From Talking to Client

Something Really, Really Terrible Is About to Happen to Our Coral

This Is How A Police State Protects "Secrets"
Sterling's conviction should chill anyone who believes in investigative reporting in a free society

Gas Blast at Mexico Children's Hospital, at Least 4 Dead

The Fed That Never Sees It Coming

How Poor Is Poor?
The global wealth gap is real, and worse than we think.

US Incarceration System Facilitates Breakdown of Society
-- Robert C. Koehler for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Remembering the Paris Commune: When Workers and Women Rose Up Against the Oligarchy

Obama’s Atlantic Drilling Plan Criticized by Democrats

Bill Nye Says "Give a F**k" About Climate Change and Forget "Deflategate"

Yes, Oil Is Behind a Lot of Wars

HUD Official Worked for Government and Housing Industry at the Same Time...Beyond the Revolving Door

All Hell Breaks Loose at St. Louis Meeting to Consider Civilian Review Board for Police

The Strange Case of Darren Wilson’s Mysterious Disappearing Duty Belt

Teenage Girls in Argentina – Invisible Victims of Femicide