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We Cannot Survive a Nuclear Apocalypse by Ducking and Covering

Journalists in the US are facing an unprecedented crackdown on their work. This crackdown is at its most visible when it intersects with protest.

Los Angeles schemes to sue major oil companies over climate change

Cape Town could be the first major city in the world to run out of water

Taxing Puerto Rico to death
Puerto Rico is projected to have the worst economy on the entire planet in 2018.

Louisville-Area Assistant Police Chief Told Recruit to Shoot Black People

I Am a Dreamer. I'm Living a Nightmare

Fierce battle erupts over releasing intelligence report

The Women’s March Never Ended. These Stats Prove It

Is "Sloppy Steve" Bannon Now Trump's Biggest Problem?

Democratic House Intel member alleges 'plenty of evidence to suggest' Trump Organization money laundering

A California City’s Plan to Turn Indebted Millennials Into Local Doctors

Oprah Is Not the US's Savior

White House Rolls Back Protections For Planned Parenthood

Kushner Added to Classified Intel List With No Security Clearance

Trump Wants to Go ‘Nuclear’ -- On Senate Votes
If shutdown stalemate continues, Senate Republicans should nix the 60-vote rule to allow legislation to pass with 51 votes, President Trump tweeted Sunday.

Republicans Plucked Out CHIP but Let a Slew of Other Health Programs Languish

Supreme Court to take up Trump travel ban

Fear of a Black Planet: Under the Republican Push for Welfare Cuts, Racism Boils

Schumer tried to give Trump funding for border wall in exchange for DACA protections

CIA rendition flights from rustic North Carolina called to account by citizens
A Gulfstream jet from a quiet airport south-east of Raleigh flew captives to be tortured around the world. The government failed to act but local people have refused to let the issue die.

Class war in the American west: the rich landowners blocking access to public lands

Republican House Bill Would Criminalize Poverty For Dreamers

Paul Ryan Collected $500,000 In Koch Contributions Days After House Passed Tax Law

Second Women’s March draws thousands, focuses on voting

China ‘warns off’ US destroyer near South China Sea’s strategic Scarborough Shoal

Racism, Not Profanity, Is the Problem With Trump's Immigration Policies

One year in, the Trump administration still has hundreds of positions left to fill

Women of Color More Likely to Give Birth in Hospitals Where Catholic Beliefs Hinder Care

William Rivers Pitt | Shutdown for the Trumpiversary: A Ghastly Symmetry

The World Has Never Seen an Oil Spill Like This

What You Can and Can't Do During a Government Shutdown

Asylum seekers face 'Iron Triangle of Deterrence' in El Paso under Trump, advocates say

Trump's Dumping of AIDS Council Is an Attack on People of Color and LGBTQ Communities
-- Bill Berkowitz for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Bernie Sanders: Nobody Will Take Trump's Attempts to Blame Democrats for Shutdown Seriously

Report: Tom Cotton Legally Warns Some Constituents Not to Express Opinions
-- Mark Karlin for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Trump asks Schumer to White House to strike deal averting shutdown: report

Trump's Pick to Oversee Civil Rights in Schools Has a History of Attacking Civil Rights

Does Donald Trump Want to Be Dictator of the United States?

Coal Miners Shift to Beekeeping

Blame game ramps up as shutdown nears

"Outrage, plus a plan": how the Women's March is shaking Washington from within
After taking to the streets one year ago, organizers are back with an ambitious new agenda: get more women on the ballot and in the voting booth

Chris Christie Reportedly Turned Away From Airport VIP Entrance

Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. settles phone hacking case amid Sky probe

Trump approval rating is lowest for any modern president one year into his term, new NBC/WSJ poll says

Palestinians Must Unite With Others the Trump Administration Deems Disposable

Proposed Kentucky Law: Abstinence Is the “Expected Standard” in Sex Ed

Trump's Roundup of Immigrant Leaders Has Begun

Company loses $800,000 in city contracts after workers came to site with KKK sticker and guns

Yes, Your Ancestors Probably Did Come Here Legally -- Because 'Illegal' Immigration is Less Than a Century Old - No Visas Were Required Until 1924

Hundreds of Israeli rabbis say they will personally hide African asylum-seekers in their homes

Exclusive Interview With Guy Who Just Emerged From Wreckage of Trump Park Service

Nation's Largest Janitorial Company Faces New Allegations of Rape

Trump Got Cash From Payday Lenders Before Move To Gut Rules

The GOP’s Biggest Charter School Experiment Just Imploded

Trump's budget chief says shutdown could last more than a week

American Neo-Nazi Is Using Holocaust Denial As A Legal Defense

Kentucky's new obstacles to Medicaid coverage are crueler than you could imagine

Banks Raked In $6.4 Billion in Overdraft Fees in 2017. Where's the Public Outrage?

Why Single-Payer Is a Feminist Issue

Actions, not words, tell Trump's political money story

Trump to South Korean president: Give me credit for diplomatic progress with North Korea

Trump administration could be sued over pesticide threat to orca and salmon

Who is affected by the government shutdown?

Jared Kushner’s Firm Tied to “Suspicious Transactions” at German Bank

How the Labor Movement Is Thinking Ahead to a Post-Trump World

With No Deal, Senate Heads Toward Votes at 1 a.m. Monday

After A Year In Office, Trump Still Facing Constitutional Challenges Over Businesses

Los Angeles draws 600,000 participants to Women's March

Schumer, White House Respond To Shutdown By Pointing Fingers

At March for Life, Trump Prods Senate to Act on 20-Week Abortion Ban

Mike Pence visits Middle East but US role as peace broker may be over
Under Trump, relations between the Palestinian leadership and Washington have soured – and Pence’s trip is expected to confirm the enmity

Apple's $38 Billion Tax Payment Less Than Half of $79 Billion They Owe

House Democrats Maintain Hard Line on Shutdown Demands

Women's marches protest Donald Trump on anniversary of inauguration
Rolling coverage as protests against the president get under way – and Washington remains in grip of a government shutdown

The Christian right’s new strategy: Divide and conquer the LGBT community

Forget About Siri and Alexa — When It Comes to Voice Identification, the “NSA Reigns Supreme”

Congress looks for way out of government shutdown

I Stood Up to ICE, and Now They're Trying to Deport Me

The Clean Power Plan Is Not Worth Saving. Here Are Some Steps to Take Instead

New Climate Censorship Tracker Comes Online

Trump's Shutdown Plan Is Pretty Much: Jesus, Take the Wheel

House Republicans to head home, virtually guaranteeing a shutdown unless some last-minute deal is struck

If Dems stare down Trump in Dreamer shutdown showdown, they will win

More States Turning To Toll Roads To Raise Cash For Infrastructure

Feds planning massive Northern California immigration sweep to strike against sanctuary laws

Omarosa may have secretly taped White House conversations

Supreme Court Temporarily Blocks North Carolina Gerrymandering Ruling That Required Redrawn Congressional Map

Trump administration uses Martin Luther King quote to celebrate new anti-LGBTQ office

Trump, Unlikely Champion Of Anti-Abortion Rights Movement, To Address March For Life