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Reporters from Fox News and Huffington Post brawl at White House Correspondents’ Association dinner

Steady Death Toll Reflects Ongoing Worldwide Assault on Journalists

The Supreme Court Just Refused To Shield Corporate America From A $15 Minimum Wage. What Happens Now?

Argentina missing: Omar Graffigna, ex-Air Force chief, goes on trial

With Arctic Sea Ice Unusually Thin, Scientists Wary of Another Record Melt

Lakota Lead the Fight Against the Dakota Access Pipeline

Native Advocates Reaffirm Demand for Investigation Into Police Killing of Navajo Woman

Dillard, Daleiden, and Dear: A Summer of Abortion Violence Trials Starts Now

What to Watch For in the Indiana Primaries

Obama's Offshore Drilling Proposal Based on Fossil Fuel Industry "Research"

Resettling the First American ‘Climate Refugees’

Inside the Assassination Complex
Whistleblowing Is Not Just Leaking — It’s an Act of Political Resistance

Honduras Arrests 4 Men in Killing of Berta Cáceres, Indigenous Activist

Clinton Finding Out 2016 Is Not 2008

How the Pennsylvania Democratic Establishment Turned on ​a Progressive Admiral
-- Walter Brasch for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Chelsea Manning: Solitary confinement is 'no touch' torture, and it must be abolished
I spent about nine months in an isolated cell behind a one-way mirror. It was cruel, degrading and inhumane

Media Convicts Scores of ‘Gang Members’ on NYPD’s Say-So–No Trials Necessary

Violence Against Women Journalists Threatens Media Freedom

Teacher protest shuts most Detroit public schools

Tennessee’s Awful License to Refuse Therapy Bill Is Now Law

California Bill Would Make Investing in Local Businesses Easier

GOP Votes to Let Wall Street Bribe Your Retirement Broker

Finally, Campaign Finance Reform Gets Some Political Respect

Texas Woman Harassed for Using the Women's Restroom

Historic US Cruise Docks in Havana

What Small Farms Need to Compete With Corporate Food

Story of Incarcerated Teen Shows Injustice of Juvenile Imprisonment

As Climate Disruption Advances, UN Warns: "The Future Is Happening Now"

The Obama Economy on May Day: "It Could Have Been Worse" Isn't Nearly Enough

Five Worst Right-Wing Moments of the Week -- Carly Fiorina Makes the United States' Collective Skin Crawl

Top LA County Sheriff's Official Resigns Over Emails Mocking Muslims and Others

Jane Sanders Emerges as Bernie's Go-to Messenger

Quaker Oats Is Sued for $5 Million Following Claims That a Weed Killer Is Used in Production

The Line That May Have Won Hillary Clinton the Nomination

Ted Cruz's Support Softens Among the Delegates He Courted

In Atlanta, the Link Between Race and Real Estate Fortune Is Stark

Trump Makes Pals With European Politicians Who Flirt With Fascism

Workers Fight for Dignity in Trump's Las Vegas Hotel: "You Don't Talk to the Boss"

AmeriCorps Becomes New Target for Anti-Abortion Legislators

Why the People Picking California's Tomatoes Can't Afford to Eat Them
A new report reveals how farmers in one of California's most bountiful counties struggle to feed themselves.

Feds Rely on Industry-Funded Study to Push for More Offshore Oil Exploitation

Whistleblower alleges corruption inside Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for the Commonwealth of Virginia
"I have a hard time telling families you can`t have an autopsy report if you don`t have $40 when I know we just got paid $6,250 for a brain."

Scientists say fracking wastewater spills are releasing toxins into soil and waterways: high levels of lead, ammonium, selenium, and even radium detected

David Swanson | What Is a Global Citizen, and Can It Save Us?

Bernie Sanders supporters strategizing to build a lasting progressive movement

Sanders on winning nomination: 'It's difficult; it's not impossible'

Bakken oil field is causing a rise in air pollution, study says
An oil and natural gas field in the western United States is largely responsible for a global uptick of the air pollutant ethane.

A Simple Solution to Boost Workers Across the Planet

TTIP: Chevron Wants Investor "Right" to Challenge Government Laws

Clinton Super PAC Denies Role In Attack On Sanders Facebook Groups - But That Doesn't Resolve Issue

Voting Gets Harder in Kansas
This electoral limbo amounts to crude voter suppression, and no one seems certain whether all qualified citizens in Kansas will be allowed to vote in the primary election in August for state offices and in the November general election.

Glenn Greenwald | New Study Shows Mass Surveillance Breeds Meekness, Fear and Self-Censorship

A Mockery of Justice for the Poor
Public defenders are starved for resources as they struggle to represent impoverished clients.

Daniel Berrigan Dead at 94
Jesuit priest lived life of peace activism.

The Incomplete and Wonderful History of May Day

Colombia legalizes same-sex marriage

Larry Wilmore Roasts the Press in White House Correspondents’ Monologue

Cruz Prevails in Arizona Delegate Fight

Donald Trump Leads Cruz by 15 Points in Crucial Indiana Race

The United States' great housing divide: Are you a winner or loser?
The housing market has recovered from the crisis that plunged the country into recession. But the recovery was deeply uneven, creating winners and losers along lines of race, income and geography.

What Small Farms Need to Compete With Corporate Food

Too Big to Fail, Too Dangerous to Ignore
Instead of moving forward with breaking up too-big-to-fail banks, we're having a debate over whether "too big to fail" is even a thing. If the debate seems complicated, maybe some people want it that way. But it's not.

Sam Brownback gutted Kansas: How the United States' worst governor and an ultra-conservative ideology wrecked an entire state

Rebuilding the EU or breaking free from it?
The powers that be continue to defend ferociously a Frankenstein-like creation, a playground for financial vultures.

New Hampshire Republicans try to limit Trump's convention influence

Protesters storm Parliament building in Iraq

Clinton’s Defense of Big Money Won’t Cut It

EU forcing refugees into “concentration camps” as economic crisis fuels far-right, warns Greek ex-finance minister

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

‘More Than Mean’ Roundtable: Female Sportswriters Speak Up About Online Harassment

Scientists are fact-checking climate journalism now

Laid-Off Coal Worker Wants Explanation From Hillary Clinton

Obama Can Burnish His Legacy by Meeting With Agent Orange Victims in Vietnam

Wall Street’s Kangaroo Courts Perpetuate a Business Model of Fraud

The Month in Pictures from Palestine: April 2016

Stop Shocking Disabled Group Home Residents
The government is finally questioning whether The Judge Rotenberg Center in Massachusetts has been straight with families about the risks of its electrical shock devices and alternative treatments.

The Movement to Stop Fossil Fuel Development Is Winning
-- Wenonah Hauter for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Why I’m Glad ICDC College May Be Closing

Reeling Cruz tries to survive Trump tide

The Communications Workers of America, corporatism and the Verizon strike

Gaza Sewage Crisis, Festering in Conflict, Poisons Coast

World Press Freedom Day comes amid tough times for journalists

Donald Trump is the nominee from hell: The early numbers are in, and they spell disaster for the GOP

ISIS Attack Kills American Serviceman Near Irbil, Iraq

Concern over 'political' use of solitary confinement in European prisons
Terror threat prompts France, Belgium and the Netherlands to isolate prisoners in attempt to prevent radicalisation

Inmates at multiple Alabama prisons go on strike in protest against system, conditions

Faculty can carry handguns on public college campuses under controversial new Tennessee law

Affirmative action: The price of admission

New renewable energy projects may find opportunity in old transmission lines

Times of Violence and Resistance for Latin American Journalists

For Most Israelis, Palestinian Lives Don’t Matter

Pelosi’s big Puerto Rico problem

Why Bill Gates' Math Error About Climate Change Matters

TTIP Trade Talks: Greenpeace Leak "Shows Risks of EU-US Deal"

The Fed's Urge to Raise Interest Rates

The State of Justice for Juveniles in the US

Bernie Is the Hero of 2016: Just Because He's Losing the Nomination Doesn't Mean He's Failed

Bernie Sanders Vows a Contested Convention Despite "Tough Road" Ahead

Why We Can't Reform Our Cops: Race, Guns and the Failure to Police the Police

Trump Looks for Indiana Knockout

Hersh on the Untold Story of the Osama bin Laden Killing and the Way Washington -- and the Media -- Really Work

Five Things You Should Know as Puerto Rico Confronts Its Next Unpayable Debt

The Labor Movement's May Day Promise

CIA Director: Missing 9/11 Report Pages Contain "Inaccurate" Information

Puerto Rico Will Not Make $370 Million Payment as Debt Crisis Continues

Anti-Capitalist Protesters Clash With Police in Seattle on May Day

How to Create an "Ecology of Change" by Combining Movement Uprisings With Long-Term Organizing

Story of Incarcerated Teen Shows Injustice of Juvenile Imprisonment

The Obama economy on May Day: “It could have been worse” isn’t nearly enough
Irony abounds: The president defends his economic legacy -- on the international workers' holiday the US ignores.

Smearing Three Dead Teenagers
Three Black teenagers are dead in Florida -- and the authorities are trying to blame them for their own deaths.

Remembering Muhammad Salah
We can best pay homage to the life of Muhammad Salah by continuing to work for justice for the Palestinian people.

At least 32 people have been killed and up to 75 others wounded in a double car bomb attack claimed by ISIS in Iraq, officials say.

US spy court didn't reject a single government surveillance request in 2015

The White House Correspondents' Association preaches transparency -- but doesn't practice it

Greed, inequality, abortion: The powerful take what they can, leave mothers with nothing

A Potent Side Effect to the Flint Water Crisis: Mental Health Problems
Health care workers are scrambling to help the people here cope with what many fear will be chronic consequences of Flint's water contamination crisis: profound stress, worry, depression and guilt.

Poll: Clinton, Sanders in statistical tie in Indiana

Clean water crisis threatens US
The United States is on the verge of a national crisis that could mean the end of clean, cheap water.

India's drought migrants head to cities in desperate search for water
Parts of India are being parched by a drought that means farmers are unable to irrigate their fields, with some areas even running out of drinking water.

Bernie is the hero of 2016: Just because he’s losing the nomination doesn’t mean he’s failed

You're more likely to die in a human extinction event than a car crash

Top Berlin officials are becoming less inclined to unconditionally support Israel

LIVE: Clashes erupt at May Day rally in Paris
Trade unions and students march in Paris against labor reforms proposed by the French government and to commemorate International Worker’s Day.

A Native American tribe in South Dakota sued the federal government Thursday over the nearly five-month closure of the only emergency room on its reservation.

Vietnam Dead Fish Crisis: Critics Blast Formosa Plastics as Environmental Disaster Devastates Region

Kentucky Confederate monument to be removed after 120 years

DC Train With Hazardous Leak Derails

Sanders supporters hound FCC with complaints about media bias

Donald Trump’s bankruptcy dodge: This is how lawyers and regulators helped him fudge solvency and avoid collapse

In Detroit, Fighting Hopelessness With a Climate Plan
As the city struggles to emerge from bankruptcy, a citizens group has decided climate change is not a problem that can wait for brighter days.

Bill introduced in Ohio Senate would extend freeze on renewable-energy standards

The Cavity in Health Insurance Coverage: Oral Health
The absence of comprehensive dental care exacts a toll on millions of Americans in terms of poor health, pain and the social stigma associated with bad teeth.

Thousands plan May 1 marches in US in heated election year

President Obama makes surprise swipe at Clinton at final correspondents' dinner

Activists Step Up Long-Running Campaign to Hold Oil Industry Accountable for Climate Damages

Flooding flushes oil, chemicals into Texas rivers

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