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Jimmy Carter: Prophetic President

John Boehner Called Ted Cruz A 'Jackass' At Colorado Fundraiser

Obama's Heroin Strategy: Treating Addiction or Arming the Drug War?

Jindal Writes Letter To Obama Telling Him Not To Talk About Climate During Katrina Anniversary Visit

George Zimmerman Slurs Obama With Racist Term After Live Television Shooting

Paul Krugman | Crash-Test Dummies as Republican Candidates for President

Billionaire Republican Who Mocked Hillary Clinton's Marriage Had an Ashley Madison Account

Climate change legislation approaches pivotal showdown with oil industry

Georgia activists challenge Coke’s support for ‘heritage of hate’

Forget China, Here’s What’s Really Frightening US Stock Investors

10 Years After Hurricane Katrina, Pastry Chef Finds Refuge In New Mexico

Getting Out: the journey out of prison

NLRB rules against business in pivotal joint employer decision

Peru: Fishermen Strike Over Benefits for Foreign Companies

Guilty of being black in a white world: The ludicrous reason these women were thrown off of a train last weekend
The Napa Valley Wine Train left a 10-woman book club on the side of the train tracks... and for what?

States Pressed to Increase Efforts to Reduce Drownings

There Is No Reason to Deny Trans People Necessary Medical Care

The Hypocrisy of the US Promoting the "Rule of Law" in Africa

LA Landlords Seek to Put Tenants on the Hook for Water Bills

36,000 in Indiana could lose food stamps

White House Fires Back at Charles Koch
-- Cole Mellino for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Ten Years After Katrina, Will California’s Capital Be The Next New Orleans?

"Grandma" Is Not Your Grandma's Abortion Movie

Scientists try to replicate climate denier findings and fail

Pollsters dumbfounded by Trump

Wal-Mart to stop selling AR-15, other semi-automatic rifles

North Dakota Allows Cops To Arm Their Drones With Tasers And Tear Gas

Tortured in Guantánamo, Uncharged Prisoner Details a US-Created Hell

Black Lives Matter Calls Attention To Killed Black Trans Women On National Day of Action
“For the first time, we were able to center black trans women’s concerns and make them a vital part of the conversation,” said an organizer for a New York rally on Tuesday.

As pesticides wipe out Monarch butterflies in the US, illegal logging is doing the same in Mexico.

Virginia shooting: family and colleagues mourn WDBJ7 journalists
Tributes paid to two TV news journalists who were shot live on air by a disgruntled former colleague.

Bernie Sanders Gets Stamp of Approval From Cornel West

NASA: Rising Sea Levels More Dangerous Than Thought

Challenges of the COP21 Paris and Climate Movements

Swedish Coast Guard Finds 50 Dead in Migrants’ Boat Off Libyan Coast

People With Disabilities Are Telling Their Own Stories

One Planet: Even the Magnificence of the Grand Canyon Can't Escape Toxic Pollution
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Everything is on fire and no one cares

Activists Take to the Sea to Demand an End to Offshore Drilling
-- Cole Mellino of EcoWatch on BuzzFlash at Truthout

Cuba Suffers Through The Worst Drought Of ‘The Last Century’

JPMorgan Sheds $27.18 Billion in Market Cap in Three Trading Sessions

How companies make millions off lead-poisoned, poor Blacks

Reporter and cameraman shot dead in Virginia during live broadcast
Suspect is at large after killing reporter Alison Parker, 24, cameraman Adam Ward, 27, and injuring third person on scene of live TV news segment

This map shows how enormous US military spending really is

Scott Walker on birthright citizenship: 3 positions, 7 days

New Anti-Austerity Party Will Have Chance to Form Government in Greece

How Top GOP Donors Got Jeb Bush to Facilitate a Hurricane Katrina Cruise-Ship Boondoggle

Culture Change - Not Policy Change - Is Needed: Reflections on Gun Violence in the US

New Report Highlights Koch Brothers' Role In Hurricane Katrina Damage

Bigots Lose It As Florida City Renames ‘Old Dixie Highway’ To ‘Pres. Obama Highway’

The Pacific Coast Farm Worker Rebellion

MSNBC ending Sharpton's daily show

Republican Senator Discovers Minority Can ‘Filibuster,’ Is Outraged

Bush Returns to New Orleans for 10th Anniversary of Katrina

Will Peace Find a 2016 Advocate?

Women’s Music Industry Horror Stories: Abuse, Sexism, and Erasure
Women took to Twitter to share their tales of music biz struggles. Their heartbreaking stories paint a disturbing portrait of an industry rife with misogyny.

OK, This Trump Thing Isn’t Funny Anymore
When people are shouting ‘white power’ at his rallies and Trump is endorsed by the Daily Stormer, the joke is over.

A Murder on Live TV

Global Neoliberalism and Wars of Empire Play Roles in Migrants' Fatal Efforts to Reach Europe
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Plant in Chile Opens South America’s Doors to Geothermal Energy

Foes Dive for Discarded Records in Abortion Clinic Dumpsters
Garbage has become an unlikely battleground in the abortion debate, as anti-abortion groups seek evidence of privacy violations in clinics’ trash. “Is it a little bit on the sketchy side?” one activist said of such tactics. “Yeah, maybe.”

How California’s pesticide regulator spun a concerned community

Target ‘Screened Out’ Black, Asian, and Women Job Applicants

Duke Students’ Objections to Reading ‘Fun Home’ Aren’t About Trigger Warnings

Do Unicorns Play Monopoly? Ask Uber and Amazon

Falling oil prices will cost Alaska $400 million

After Ferguson, States Struggle To Crack Down On Court Debt

Home Care Workers' Inclusion in Basic Labor Protections Is Just the Beginning

After 4 States Approved A Big Utility Merger, DC Shocked Everyone By Denying It Over Clean Energy

Hundreds of bogus charges filed against Ferguson protestors almost a year later

Up To 50 Refugees Suffocate In Back Of Truck In Austria, Local Media Says

New Defense Department manual allows for detention of journalists

NASA: World 'Locked Into' at Least 3 Feet of Sea Level Rise
Current satellite data reveals that glaciers 'might not be as stable as we once thought'

Hospitalized Chicago Schools Activist Returns to Continue Hunger Strike for 10th Day

Hawaii Flips Switch on World's Largest Ocean Harvesting Clean Energy Plant
-- Cole Mellino for BuzzFlash at Truthout

WWF to launch legal action against government over pollution in Britain's natural 'national treasures'

Donald Trump wants to deport 11 million migrants: is that even possible?
Removing all the country’s undocumented migrants is easier said than done but the wartime forced relocation of 110,000 Japanese Americans offers some clues

Jeb, get ahold of yourself

Iran and the Third Rail of American Politics

Two US troops killed in apparent ‘insider’ attack by Afghan soldier

Joe Biden not sure he has the "emotional fuel" for a 2016 bid

Marcy Wheeler: Why Did the Feds Take Down RentBoy? Good Question

The Case Against Cash Bail

Are the Promoters of the Devastating War on Drugs Ready to Surrender?

Senator Durbin sent supportive email to Illinois Chancellor Phyllis Wise over Salaita firing

‘Go Back to Univision!': Trump Has Jorge Ramos Thrown Out of Iowa Press Conference

Happy 99th Birthday National Park Service
Michael Saintano of EcoWatch on BuzzFlash at Truthout

The Stock Market’s Dive Is Global and Rational
Global stock markets, which had risen sharply during a prolonged period of easy money, needed to fall to reflect reality.

Marcy Borders, 9/11's 'dust lady', dies of stomach cancer
Bank worker who survived World Trade Centre terror attack dies at 42 after year-long battle with cancer

The Evidence Keeps Pouring In: Capitalism Just Isn't Working
-- Paul Buchheit for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Report: South and North Korea Reduce Tensions

Puerto Rico Celebrates the First Same-Sex Weddings