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Disaster Capitalism: Ecuador Forced to Pay US Oil Giant $180 Million
The Ecuadorean government is being forced to use money that could go toward relief efforts to instead pay off a multinational oil company.

Inside the right-wing lie factory: Secrets of a Koch-funded propaganda machine more insidious than Fox News

US adopts lethal Israeli tactic to “protect” civilians

Protests in North Carolina against HB2, the infamous “bathroom law” limiting protections for LGBT people, made national headlines. But there's another wave of protest actions in the Tar Heel State you should know about.

Redirecting the Panama Papers

Why we need to stand united against governments cracking down on dissent

The Spirit of Solidarity in Post Earthquake Ecuador

Five Years On: Why the Occupations of 2011 Changed the World
The 2011 square occupations have been a watershed moment that, despite its evanescence, has profoundly changed grassroots and institutional politics.

UN Predicts 40 Percent Water Shortfall by 2030

Michiganders still have elevated PBB levels in their bodies 40 years after chemical accident

Urban population growth and demand for food could spark global unrest, study shows

Brendan DeMelle on Exxon’s Climate Cover-Up

Our gun myths are all wrong: The real history behind the Second Amendment clichés that have sustained our lethal gun culture

"Brazil Is One of the Most Unequal Countries in the World"

Clintonism screwed the Democrats: How Bill, Hillary and the Democratic Leadership Council gutted progressivism

Prince’s Social Revolution

A Pro- and Anti-War Dialogue

Organizing Principles: An Interview with Rev. James Lawson

Persistent Water and Soil Contamination Found at N.D. Wastewater Spills

Massive Victory for 7 Kids in Climate Change Lawsuit in Washington State

Bernie Sanders Challenges The Democratic Party To Keep Its Soul

How education became an Israeli political tool

Amid hostility, immigrant organizers engage Alabama's growing Latino electorate

Kenya Is About to Destroy the Largest Ivory Stockpile Yet

Protesters storm Iraqi parliament in Baghdad

Why the HB2 boycott of North Carolina is working

Pentagon Claim That War Crimes Must Be "Intentional" Called "Flatly Wrong"
'There are laws—even in the heat of warfare—which must be followed. And no one is above them,' says Physicians for Human Rights

The ongoing fight over seismic testing for Atlantic oil and gas deposits

Members of Congress Call for End to Mass Voter Suppression and Insecure Elections

Gas well explosion east of Pittsburgh

Scalia's Dead Hand Grips "Systemic Risk" Regulators

Bianca Jagger | Will the Paris Climate Agreement Deliver?

Trump protesters, Mexican flag-wavers could bring unintended consequences for GOP race

Protests Rage Outside Trump Rally In Orange County: Police Car Window Smashed, Roads Blocked

Profits are down at ExxonMobil, but don’t cry for CEO Rex Tillerson

New Compromise Bill on Sentencing Reform Makes Concessions to Tough-on-Crime Conservatives

Satanists to Boehner: Please Don't Associate Us With Ted Cruz

24% Opt Out of a Clinton-Trump Race

It’s almost impossible for students to sue a for-profit college. Here’s why.

How New England students are taking fossil fuel divestment a step further

Organizing for radical change beyond the ballot box

Sanders May Be All but Finished, but the Fight for a Better Future Is Not

Why we need to stand united against governments cracking down on dissent

The ongoing fight over seismic testing for Atlantic oil and gas deposits

First quarter doldrums hit lobbying outlays for most, but pharmaceutical industry bucks the trend

Climate change to widen range of disease-carrying mosquitoes, says study

Case Builds Against For-Profit Colleges Denying Students Legal Rights

Energy issues roil race for Senate

Planned Parenthood On Cruz/Fiorina Ticket: ‘The Most Loathsome Pair In America’

Death from the Sky
Searching for Ground Truth in the Kunduz Hospital Bombing

Pentagon disciplines 16 for deadly attack on Doctors Without Borders hospital in Afghanistan

Jordan grapples with the environmental consequences of its refugee crisis

Baltimore police investigate officer's shooting of teen who had replica gun

John Boehner Describes Ted Cruz as ‘Lucifer in the Flesh’

Why Solidarity in the 21st Century Means Understanding Race and Class as One Entity, not Two

Inequality Will Get Worse Until There’s a Revolution

Palestinians call for boycott of genocide conference in Jerusalem

On Passover, Israel and "Demographic Threats"

Open-Source, DIY Machine Recycles Household Plastic Into New Products

Competence Is Missing From New York City’s Elections Board

We Need to Consciously Spark, Amplify and Harness Mass Protest

Weighing Obama’s Economic Legacy–With a Thumb on the Scale

41,000 Doctors to Join Lawsuit Against Catholic Hospital Over Denial of Care

Debunking Five Myths That Fuel Right-Wing Bathroom Bills

EFF and ACLU Expose Government’s Secret Stingray Use in Wisconsin Case

“There is no doubt”: Exxon Knew CO2 Pollution Was A Global Threat By Late 1970s

Should we worry about arsenic in baby cereal and drinking water?

The world already would be out of water if everyone ate like Americans

House Bill Seeks Backdoor Effort to Boost Defense

Jailed for Resisting Big Palm Oil: Release the MALOA Six!

Ten Fracking Infrastructure Projects Canceled or Delayed in the Last 24 Months
-- Ted Glick for BuzzFlash at Truthout

What will the Bernie Sanders revolution look like without Bernie Sanders?

Harvesting Rainwater to Weather Drought in Northeast Argentina

Vox’s Puff Piece on Goldman Sachs Doesn’t Reveal Goldman Sponsors Vox

Opening the Closed Political Culture
-- Robert C. Koehler for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Obama administration urges states to curb use of solitary confinement
US president has introduced federal-level reforms, but without getting states to do likewise their impact will be minimal

House conservatives push for strong majority of majority rule

Doctors without Borders: At least 14 killed in airstrike on Syria hospital

Dahr Jamail | Temperatures in 2016 Approach Limit Set at Paris Climate Conference

Where’s The Big Money Danger Now? Look Down-Ballot
The success of the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign and the failure of mega-millionaires to derail Donald Trump on the GOP side doesn't mean the Koch brothers and other big-dollar donors have been neutralized.

Persistent Water and Soil Contamination Found at North Dakota Wastewater Spills

Thousands of fish die in Colorado, amid flood recovery projects

Trump like Bernie? Don’t be fooled by lazy comparisons -- Sanders stands for all that Trump hates

C8 plaintiffs demand DuPont merger documents
Plaintiffs suing DuPont Co. over alleged exposure to the toxic chemical C8 want to know who is going to pay the $1 billion in damages they are seeking.

Donald Trump thinks he’s a god. Even worse, his supporters agree

More than 160 food, farm, faith and rural organizations have sent a letter to Capitol Hill, urging lawmakers to reject the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).

Obama declares disaster as Marshall Islands suffers worst-ever drought

Letter Details FBI Plan for Secretive Anti-Radicalization Committees

Stop calling them conservatives -- The new GOP of Trump and Cruz is the party of nihilism

Violence Against Women Journalists Threatens Media Freedom

Searching for Ground Truth in the Kunduz Hospital Bombing

Hiding the Indonesia Massacre Files

Panama Papers: capitalism working well for obscenely rich

Shocking report: Cancer costs are exploding

Sanders dominates Clinton in California with 61.25%

Mississippi advocates fear abuse ‘epidemic’ after senate kills divorce bill
A bill that would have made domestic abuse grounds for divorce died in the state senate last week, a decision that will affect thousands of spouses

Trump turns fire on Obama

Let's Get Serious About Inequality and Socialism

Liberalism’s Crisis, Socialism’s Promise
Socialism isn’t the negation of liberalism. It’s the realization of liberal values made impossible by capitalism.

Will This Be The Most Do-Nothing Year Of A Staunchly Unproductive Congress?

Will Philadelphia Become the Vertical Farming Capital of the World?

The War on Drugs Failed, So Why Isn't It Over?

She Who Tells a Story

'You're a sinner': how a Mormon university shames rape victims
Rape survivors at Brigham Young University, considered the ‘Mormon Harvard’, face penalties under its strict honor code. Now they’re fighting back

Donald Trump Had to Literally Get Over a Wall to Avoid Protesters in California

The Racist Roots of Virginia's Felon Disenfranchisement

US Leads the World in Arms Sales, Profiting Off Death and Destruction
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Elizbaeth Warren slams Trump after ‘woman card’ comment

How New England Students Are Taking Fossil Fuel Divestment a Step Further

Cousteau to SeaWorld: Captive Orcas "Need to Be Released"
-- Lorraine Chow of EcoWatch on BuzzFlash at Truthout

A Two-Pronged Assault on Women
We heard a lot about the "war on women" during the 2012 election cycle. While the phrase has faded this election year, the war on women has not. Now we're fighting on two fronts -- reproductive rights and economic survival.

Did OPEC Just Start Preparing for the End of the Oil Era?

America’s Most Notorious Coal Baron Is Going to Prison

Paul Krugman: Wrath of the Conned

Large parts of Barrier Reef dead in 20 years: scientists

FBI would gain new hacking power if search warrant rules change

The Scam of Charter Schools Starts to Show Cracks in New Orleans
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Ted Cruz's Indiana plan: Throw everything at the wall and see what sticks

Guatemala’s campesinos march to demand right to water

For Nebraska’s Poor, Get Sick and Get Sued

Children and adolescents forgotten by HIV policymakers

The Epitome of U.S. Corporate Success?

How Would Bill Restricting School Meals Option Affect Your Community?

DEA Allows Medical Marijuana Trial for Veterans With PTSD

Educators Routinely Ignore a Captive Audience - Schools in Juvenile Hall Get an ‘F’

The Good Food Movement Needs Science, Too

Erika Rocha's Suicide Underscores the Damage That Prison Is Wreaking on Youth

Austria's Treasured National Resource, Its Glaciers, Are Melting Fast

How to get inequality on the global policy agenda

Vermont Will Automatically Register Hundreds Of Thousands Of Voters

Vietnam Vets Push VA to Link Bladder Cancer to Agent Orange

Trump's 'America first' speech alarms U.S. allies

Here Are 10 of Trump's Biggest Foreign Policy Idiocies So Far

How a Worker-Owned Tech Startup Found Investors—and Kept Its Values

Why the Stop Trump movement isn’t working

rabble.ca interviews Preempting Dissent co-director Greg Elmer

Groups Mull Suits Over Police Stings Aimed at Immigrant-owned Stores

West Coast farmworkers gear up for a long fight

Ecuadorians Come Together Online to Help Those Affected by the Earthquake

Georgia GOP Approves $2 Million for Anti-Choice Pregnancy Centers

Israeli propaganda stunt exploits Gaza children

Murder of LGBTQ+ editor highlights danger facing all rational voices in Bangladesh

We Live in a Democracy, Not a Theocracy

The Faltered Dreams of Two Rebellions

Announcement of Nationally Coordinated Prisoner Workstoppage for Sept 9, 2016

Why Portland, Maine Is Currently Exhibit A in How Austerity Can Make America's Opioid Crisis Even Worse

Big Oil Isn’t Going Down Without a Fight

Hillarybots, You Blew It! Thanks for Another Decade of War, Misery, and Scandal

SF College Faculty Strike for Justice

Ten inconsistencies in Donald Trump's big foreign policy address
How closely the Republican frontrunner’s first big foreign policy speech stands up to detailed scrutiny is already the subject of fierce political debate

Honoring Prince's Legacy Of Boundary-Breaking Greatness

Iranian Hardliners vs. Reformists: The Future of the JCPOA

After Bitter Tuesday, Progressives Ask Democratic Party What It Stands For
'What I want to know from my Democratic Party is...when will our voices be effective, legitimate, equal leaders?'

US ruling over compensation for 1983 Beirut bombing riles Iran

Nursing home records may have been falsified

Northeastern Primary Landslides for Trump and Clinton and What's Next

Judge Orders Recount of Tennessee Vote That Opened Floodgates for Anti-Choice Laws