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Fighting for Our Oceans

Cut Pesticide Use to Boost Yields? It's Worked for Millions of Farmers in Asia and Africa

Thousands of migrants rescued in the Mediterranean as weekend operations continue
More than 3,400 people rescued so far off the coast of Libya on Saturday and early Sunday in more than a dozen separate operations led by the Italian navy.

Freddie Gray: legal volunteers arrested after defying Baltimore curfew

Bryan Stevenson on Mass Incarceration, Racial Injustice: "We All Need Mercy; We All Need Justice"

Eugene Robinson | Freddie Gray never had a chance

"Because I Was a Painter" Showcases Art Created in Concentration Camps

As Israel Lobby Pushes Full-Access Inspections, US Makes False Claims on Iran Nuclear Deal

How To Keep Beloved Kentucky Derby Winners From Ending Up As Dog Food
Too often, retired thoroughbreds are sold to brutal ‘kill buyers’ after their stud careers are over. A new law plans to stop that.

Everything following Freddie Gray’s death could have been prevented.

'We Have Each Other's Backs': May Day Rallies Highlight Black Lives Matter Movement
'It's not just one of us, it's all of us.'

Sen. Warren Backs Plan for Working Families To Overthrow Corporate Rule

Nepal customs holding up relief efforts, says United Nations
UN Nepal representative Jamie McGoldrick says material is piling up at Kathmandu airport instead of being distributed, as death toll reaches 6,621.

Meet Marilyn Mosby, the badass prosecutor fighting for justice in Baltimore

Climate-denying House Republicans are trying to destroy NASA’s Earth science budget

Jordan Squeezes Syrian Refugees, Pushing Them Back Toward Hell

Obama’s difficult legacy on race

Baltimore Police Union Calls on Prosecutor to Recuse Herself, Defends Officers

Freddie Gray Solidarity Protesters Clash With Cops in Philly, Push Through the Police Line

Baltimore Police Officers to Face Criminal Charges for Death of Freddie Gray: "Mr. Gray's Death Was a Homicide"

"Same Story Every Time": Baltimore Solidarity Actions Sweep US

Transgender Teen Leelah Alcorn's Death Ruled a Suicide - Mother Threw Away Handwritten Note

Air Pollution Makes It "Dangerous to Breathe" in Many US Cities: Report

California Judge Orders Google to Turn Over Data on Gov. Scott's G-mail Account

LA Port Police Chief Indicted in Alleged Fraud Scheme

Media's Baltimore "Teen Purge" Narrative Falling Apart

Bill Clinton: Mass Incarceration on My Watch "Put Too Many People in Prison"

GOP Prepares List of Demands if Justices Rule Against "Obamacare"

Freddie Gray Protests: Second Prisoner in Baltimore Police Van Comes Forward

Internet Racists Pose as Looting Black Protesters on Twitter to Smear the Baltimore Uprising

Former Christie Ally David Wildstein Set to Plead Guilty

Confronting Mass Incarceration in the Heart of a Red State

Indicting the TPP: Even One of These Counts Is Sufficient to Vote to Kill It!

My 49 hours in a Baltimore cell – for being a reporter
I was one of hundreds confined in squalid, overcrowded cells with inedible food and rights ignored waiting for a criminal charge that in my case never came.

Baltimore’s new plantations: Race, police and how little things have changed since Frederick Douglass

Fossil-Fuel Industry's Heartland Institute Sending Team to Explain Climate to Pope Francis

Henry A. Giroux: Liberalism's Failures in a Time of Increasing Violence, Racism, Inequality and State Terrorism

From Ferguson to Baltimore: The consequences of government-sponsored segregation

Baltimore Activists Recount How Police Unions Crushed Any Accountability Reforms

Time to Commemorate Cinco de Mayo With Sobriety Runs

Who Will Succeed Warren Buffett? Will He Commit to Clean Energy?

Military helicopter shot down as drug violence surges in western Mexico

McConnell’s tough choice on Iran

Alaska Bulk Water Shipments to California Proposed

How to Save the Monarch Butterfly

Freddie Gray: six police charged over Baltimore death are released on bail
More than 50 arrested as potesters celebrate charges despite anger that officers’ bail amount is less than that handed to those arrested for rioting.

Pine Ridge Reservation Struggles With Suicides Among Its Young

Bill Cosby accused of sexual assault by 2 more women, including “Cosby Show” actress
Lili Bernard and Sammie Mays came forward this Friday.

Baltimore: Race, Class and Uprisings

It's a princess: Duchess of Cambridge has a baby girl

States Struggle to Pay for Police Body Cameras

Baltimore State's Attorney: "We Have Probable Cause to File Criminal Charges Over Freddie Gray's Death"

Bernie Sanders: Unlike Some Candidates, I Won't Start a Super PAC or Court Millionaires

House Adopts Compromise GOP Budget Targeting "Obamacare"

Thugs in Uniform

Baltimore Public Defender Speaks Out Against Brutal Holding Cell Conditions: "Using Bread as Pillows"

"Policing for Profit" Gone Wild!

The Character Assassination of Freddie Gray

Obama and Democrats Raise Their Minimum Wage Proposal to $12

Fox News Gone Wild: The Ludicrous Stories About How Freddie Gray Injured Himself

Baltimore Police Arrested Man Who Filmed the Freddie Gray Arrest

Someone Isn't Telling the Truth About Freddie Gray's Death

Justice Ginsburg Eviscerates the Case Against Marriage Equality in Just Five Sentences

TX Gov Orders State Guard to Monitor Possible Military Takeover of Texas
...and yes, my brain just died.

Mega, Giga, Tera: Inside the Biggest Investment Boom in History

Why Seattleites Think They Can Stop Shell Oil From Drilling in the Arctic
The Port of Seattle has welcomed the oil company to temporarily moor its drilling rig before it's towed to Alaska. But these protesters are threatening to block it.