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Canadian Journalists Detention at U.S. Border Raises Press Freedom Alarms
He was detained for more than six hours when he tried to fly from Vancouver, B.C., to Bismarck, N.D., to cover the Standing Rock protests.

The Forgotten Fighter Who Led The Way For Women’s Suffrage

Trump's Secretary of Defense Presided Over Slaughter of Civilians in Fallujah

Talking the 2016 Post-Election Blues
-- Bruce Mulkey for BuzzFlash at Truthout

San Francisco's Official Response to the Election of Trump

The FBI Just Gained Sweeping New Hacking Powers

Bush's Iraq Lies, Uncontested, Will Haunt Us Under Trump

Paul Krugman: Seduced and Betrayed by Donald Trump
Millions of Americans have just been sucker-punched. They just don’t know it yet.

Former NBA Star Rasheed Wallace Went to Flint, Michigan, and Was Horrified
"On my first visit, I saw a third-world country inside the United States."

Is the US Poised to Become the Most Dangerous Country on Earth?

In 1953, Ethel Rosenberg was executed for being a Soviet spy. Now, her sons ask Obama to exonerate her

Unemployment rate tumbles to a 9-year low

Donald Trump announces James 'Mad Dog' Mattis as secretary of defense

VA may have infected 600 veterans with HIV and Hepatitis

New Statesman censors Palestine articles

PA schools aren’t required to test for lead or radon, so many Pittsburgh-area districts don’t

Trump picks Mattis for Defense secretary: report

Senators crafting bill to limit deportations under Trump

Frightened by Donald Trump? You don’t know the half of it
Many of his staffers are from an opaque corporate misinformation network. We must understand this if we are to have any hope of fighting back against them

Journalism in Honduras Trapped in Violence

Less Symbolism, More Action: Towards Meaningful Solidarity with Palestine

20 Ways to Take a Bigger, Louder Stand in the Post-Election World

Looking into the Eyes of Central American Refugees in a Time of Hate and Fear

Why U.S. Coal Industry and Its Jobs Are Not Coming Back

Why Donald Trump’s conflicts of interest matter

Glasgow’s Sudanese community calls for solidarity with those on strike in Sudan

World Bank’s Forest Carbon Partnership Facility “Has Not Saved a Single Hectare of Forest”

The Southeast Is Burning: Wildfires Feast on Hot, Dry Region

San Francisco’s Official Response to the Election of Trump

NDAA Conferees Drop Harmful Secrecy Language from Final Bill

One tax policy Americans "yugely" favor

Australian Greens ready to challenge old advocates over climate change

Seattle Called Out for Using Prison Labor to Clear Homeless Camps

Some State Leaders Challenging Marijuana Election Results

How One Farm Is Reinventing Agriculture for Better Food and a Brighter Future

Challenging a billionaire pipeline pusher

James J. Zogby: Standing Rock and Palestine: The Struggle for Justice is One

Margaret Flowers’ Retrospective on Running as a Green for the U.S. Senate

Obama’s legacy will depend in part on how he reacts to Standing Rock pipeline controversy

The Loving Contagion of Courage: Veterans Standing for Standing Rock

Indigenous Nation Governance vs. Trumplican Kleptocracies

Colombian plaintiffs advance U.S. case against Chiquita banana company

Koch-Funded Former Lobbyist Replaces Koch Lobbyist on Trump’s Energy Transition Team

What Green Looks Like Behind Prison Walls

Hungry, homeless and in need of a legal aid lawyer

Hundreds of Students Report Bullying, Threats and Attacks in Weeks After the Election

Czechs angry at severe water loss caused by Polish mining

Block-Granting Medicaid Would Limit State Flexibility to Innovate

Stein’s recount effort brings in twice as much as her campaign

Pushing repeal of the Affordable Care Act (while a replacement can wait)

IfNotNow leads ‘Jewish Day of Resistance’ against Trump and appointees

Can a tiny Australian coal town reinvent itself?

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr: "I'll See You at Standing Rock"
-- Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Wisconsin first state to start presidential election recount

Letters Threatening Muslim Genocide Received at Various U.S. Mosques

In This New Era of Trump, Reaching Out to Climate Deniers Is More Important than Ever

Ruling against overtime is wrong in so many ways

Sanders Blasts Deal Between Carrier, Trump: Workers Should Be 'Nervous'

Unprecedented 'Super Fires' Devastate Smoky Mountains, 7 Dead

Corporate Welfare Will Bring Back Jobs vs. Jobs Will Never Come Back

In Yemen’s war, trapped families ask: Which child should we save?

Keith Scott shooting: no charges to be filed against Charlotte police officer
Officer Brentley Vinson, who killed the 43-year-old black man in North Carolina in September, deemed by district attorney to have ‘acted lawfully’

Michigan board deadlocks, removes recount hurdle

Trump supports completion of Dakota Access Pipeline

Trump’s lawyers, supporters try to hit the brakes on recounts
The Mich. AG and Donald Trump’s lawyers are trying to block a recount effort there, and supporters filed a lawsuit to stop the ongoing recount in Wis.

Bernie Sanders slams House Republicans for tweeting Breitbart article denying climate change

DHS Upholds Dangerous Use of For-Profit Detention

Battle for Iraq's Mosul could take 'months'

Really, You’re Blaming Transgender People for Trump?

Trump voter lost her home to new Treasury secretary

Charles P. Pierce: What Do You Do Without Water? What Does Anyone Do?
The battle lines are drawn in Michigan—and across the country.

Breitbart Just Declared "War" on Kellogg After Company Pulled Advertising

House votes to double budget for Planned Parenthood investigation

Hillary's Popular Vote Lead Passes 2.5 Million

Donald Trump staffer found guilty on 10 counts of election fraud

Big Pharma Is Getting Ready to Celebrate Gluttony at the Expense of Health
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Urban gardens can do more for Detroit than grow produce

Panama Papers have had historic global effects — and the impacts keep coming

Coming Out Of Election Haze: How Do Women On Left Overcome Elite Feminism?

Abuse of Aboriginal kids sparks mass protests – Let’s build a movement to WIN!

A long road: domestic violence law in China

Influence Abroad: The state of global lobbying disclosure

Kinder Morgan: The fight starts now!

Mass rapes to mass protests: violence against women in 2016

Working for Corporations, but Failing Workers and the Planet

From the Magazine: How David Clarke Became the American Right’s Sheriff

A smear against solidarity at Standing Rock

Proposed Law in Mexico Could Expand Military Role in Drug War

Becerra leaving Congress to become Calif. attorney general

Why Are Media Outlets Still Citing Discredited ‘Fake News’ Blacklist?

Obama’s rush to the end

Their pipeline won't work without oil

WSPA: The West's most powerful corporate lobbying group - and hardly anybody knows it exists

Texas Denies Voters Effect of Court Ruling Striking Down Discriminatory Law

Will Donald Trump and Jeff Sessions Revamp the War on Drugs to Preserve White Power?

Healing Our Warriors
Sharing the burdens veterans carry can help bring peace to their troubled souls

why world aids day matters

Revealed: Most Popular Climate Story on Social Media Told Half a Million People the Science Was a Hoax

Lessons on defeating white nationalism from the anti-racists who stopped David Duke

Trump and the Jews – An Analysis

Medical Innovation Bill Would Water Down Disclosure of Industry Payments to Doctors

The twisted economics of the Dakota Access Pipeline

Conservation group says ‘Don’t frack Kimberley national parks’

How Central Valley communities are coping with prolonged water shortages.

Experts Cast Doubt on Tunisia’s Biometric Identification Bill

Portugal Announces World’s First Nationwide Participatory Budgeting Project

Congress Prepares to Hand Big Pharma More Money. Can Dems Stop It?

Pro-Choice Legal Offensive Launched in Three States

For Women's Reproductive Freedom, a Chill Wind Blows

Lessons for the left from Trump’s hostility to the First Amendment

The 13 impossible crises that humanity now faces

How Warming Is Threatening The Genetic Diversity of Species

‘Race Is at the Bottom of His Immigration Policy’
CounterSpin interview with Kica Matos on Trump and deportation

Obama's dirty secret: the fossil fuel projects the US littered around the world
Through the Export-Import Bank, the Obama administration has spent nearly $34bn on dirty energy plants in countries from India to Australia to South Africa

Warren pushes Dems to get tough with Trump

Poll: Only About 1 In 4 Wants Trump To Repeal Obamacare

Our day of mourning: A letter by Leonard Peltier

Rohingya Refugees Trapped in Limbo

Treasury Nominee’s Claims at Odds With Trump Tax Plan

​The Media Is Easily Cowed by Republicans Suppressing Votes to Win Elections
-- Robert C. Koehler for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Trump puts companies on notice with Carrier deal

Veterans to Serve as ‘Human Shields’ for Dakota Pipeline Protesters

Progressives Blast Donald Trump’s Treasury Pick
Critics are calling out Steve Mnuchin’s loyalty to Wall Street — and accusing the president-elect of hypocrisy.

Tired Dem donors feel like their money got burned