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Mississippi bill would require teachers to recite the Ten Commandments every morning

Gaza Residents Fear Impact of US Cuts to UN Aid

Republicans Weigh Ways to Block Trump on Trade Actions

Mo’Nique’s call for a Netflix boycott deserves to be heard

Dreamers Are Hanging by a Thread: Don't Let Your Government Abandon Us

'Love Is Love': media firm uses LGBT language to send anti-gay message
Evangelical group rejects claims its BuzzFeed-style videos, aimed at ‘the next generation’, preach conversion therapy

Amazon’s New Checkout-Free Grocery Store Doesn’t Take Food Stamps

Bill to eliminate marriage licenses moving quickly in Alabama Legislature

Kimberly-Clark to cut up to 5,500 jobs, close 10 plants; no word on Wisconsin jobs

Trump Would Open Nearly All U.S. Waters to Drilling. But Will They Drill?

The world's worst humanitarian crisis, by the numbers

Amid Threats to ‘Roe,’ State Lawmakers Push to Protect Access to Abortion Care

Zinke Didn’t Bother Disclosing His Shares in a Gun Company that Does Business With the Government

The kill chain: inside the unit that tracks targets for US drone wars
Amid Kansas bean fields military analysts watch live video of far-off suspects’ lives … and mark them for death. The killings, and accompanying civilian casualties, take an emotional toll

Jim Hightower: Who Really Pays for Corporate Subsidies?
-- Jim Hightower for BuzzFlash at Truthout

USA Gymnastics' rot runs deeper than serial sex abuser Larry Nassar

Senate moderates see influence grow after shutdown fight

What Congress's Reauthorization of Spying Law Means for Americans' Privacy

Naomi Parker Fraley, the Real "Rosie the Riveter," Dead at 96

Five missing in Oklahoma gas well explosion

Pennsylvania court: Congressional map is unconstitutionally gerrymandered

Bogus Voter Fraud Panel Asked Texas To Identify Hispanic Voters

Supreme Court rules against Trump administration on Clean Water rule
In a hit to the Trump administration, the Supreme Court unanimously ruled Monday that cases litigating the Clean Water Act should be heard by federal district courts.

Brother of NASA Astronaut Blames Racism For Her Removal From ISS Mission

Newly Released Documents Show Dakota Access Pipeline Is Discriminatory Against Indigenous People

Trump Administration Plays Down Homegrown Right-Wing Terrorist Threat
-- Bill Berkowitz for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Team Trump Bypassed DHS Analysts to Produce Bogus Terror Report

Democrats balk at McConnell's shutdown offer

A U.S. Navy ship is trapped in Montreal until spring due to icy waters

Revolution by Drone
-- Paul Buchheit for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Did Citizens United Help Russians Funnel Money to NRA?

45 Years After Roe v. Wade, the War on Women Rages On

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Reflects on the #MeToo Movement: "It's About Time"

The #SchumerShutdown Hashtag Is Getting A Big Boost From Russian Bots

FBI: Devin Nunes Won't Show Us Memo Alleging Surveillance Abuses

"I don’t know how they live with themselves": Artist Nan Goldin​ takes on the billionaire family behind OxyContin

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

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

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

Manhattan District Attorney Says He’ll No Longer Accept Contributions From Lawyers With Cases Before Him

Oregon voters — not lawmakers — to decide how to pay for Medicaid

Dahr Jamail | 2017 Was the Warmest Year on Record for Oceans

Emboldened conservatives press Ryan to bring hard-right immigration bill to floor

Florida voters will be able to restore voting rights to over a million former felons in November

When Their Doctor Disappeared, Transgender Patients Scrambled to Find Care in Pence’s Indiana

#MeToo Movement Has Lawmakers Talking About Consent

It's Official: 2017 Was the Hottest Year Without an El Niño
-- Lorraine Chow for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Naomi Parker Fraley, the real Rosie the Riveter, dies aged 96

There are better ways to foster solar innovation and save jobs than Trump’s tariffs

California county evicts hundreds from homeless camp – with few beds to offer
Orange County, one of the state’s wealthiest, has targeted as many as 1,000 people near Disneyland, despite having just 250 shelter spaces

Australia will meet its 2020 renewable energy target: regulator

Kentucky school shooting: At least 5 shot at Marshall County High School - live updates

Jeff Sessions interviewed in special counsel’s Russia probe

Trump Hits Solar Panels, Washing Machines With Tariffs

Strong Earthquake Off Alaska Prompts Brief Tsunami Fears For Entire U.S. West Coast

Compromise or cave-in? Democrats' deal to end shutdown sows division
After Senate Democrats agree to measure promising to address Dreamers, progressives fear party has been too quick to concede

Medea Benjamin | I Am American, Jewish and Banned From Israel for My Activism

White House says it might start deporting DREAMers on March 5

Trump imposes 30 percent tariff on solar panel imports

Democrats get rolled in shutdown standoff

Democrats Make Deal to End Government Shutdown Without DACA Protections

The Deportation Machine That Thrives on Terror

Bernie Sanders: US would never recover from "stain" of deporting "dreamers"

The Corporate Tax Cut Bonanza
Until there's data on the effects of the GOP tax cuts, all the announcements of corporate generosity should be recognized as nothing more than self-serving propaganda.

A white guy allegedly detonated 2 IEDs at a mall and the pro-Trump media shrugged

Turkey's offensive in northwestern Syria continues, 18 civilians reported killed in three days

White House on GOP Lawmakers: "They're Not Paying Attention" to Trump's Demands

Senate vote scheduled for Monday to potentially end shutdown

Mueller Talking to Mysterious White House Visitor

Trump’s price to protect Dreamers? No one seems to know

DOE whistleblower hopes his Rick Perry photos inspire others to expose "public corruption"

Texas Republicans are trying to purge Democrats from ballots: report

Inequality gap widens as "world's richest 1 percent get 82 percent of the wealth," Oxfam says

Trump to Transfer US Embassy to Jerusalem in 2019, Pence Says

Trump's ICE just deported a doctor living in the US for 40 years

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

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