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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

Gallup Poll: US Leadership Rating Plunges Under Trump
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Remembering Misty Upham in the Era of #TimesUp and #MeToo

The Battle of North Carolina: McHenry vs. Meadows

Trump's New Health Division Embodies Institutional Oppression, Not "Religious Freedom"

2017 Ranks in 3 Hottest Years on Record

Trump administration’s proposed labor rule would rob tipped workers of $5.8 billion per year

The Trump Administration's Attacks on Public Lands and Waters Will Cause Irreparable Harm

Senate votes to extend NSA spying program

William Rivers Pitt | How Trump's Base Inspired an International Racist Fiasco, Again

The activist who ICE wants "disappeared"

Trump administration creates new religious, moral protections for health workers

Trump Throws Stopgap Spending Vote Into Chaos Over CHIP

The Wisdom of Mass Salvation
-- Robert C. Koehler for BuzzFlash at Truthout

22 Attorneys General Sue FCC For 'Arbitrary' and 'Capricious' #NetNeutrality Rollback

House Republicans to Vote on ‘Shock Value’ Abortion Bill as Anti-Choice Protesters Descend on D.C.

India Test-Fires Nuclear-Capable ICBM

'This happens all the time': why a gay couple took their cake case to the supreme court
A ruling over a cakeshop owner’s refusal to serve the couple could erode civil rights protections for LGBT Americans or bolster them

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

Senate Democrats, a Few Republicans, Have Votes to Block Spending Bill

Palestinian Teenager Remains Imprisoned Because She "Has No Fear"

Border Patrol’s Destruction of Humanitarian Aid Is Killing Migrants

The Blame Game over the Shutdown Showdown

United States Policing and "Gun Rights" Began With Slave Patrols

Trump's Destruction of Medicaid: Sabotage of a Five-Decade Social Contract
-- John Geyman for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Bill Aimed at Combating Sexual Harassment in Motion

Chuck Schumer’s DACA Dilemma

Trump Administration Deserts Science Advisory Boards Across Agencies

US plans open-ended military presence in Syria

Deputy shoots, kills 16-year-old boy during scuffle at courthouse

Trump says solar tariff decision coming soon, stakes huge for industry

Senate vote on shutdown looks to be tight

Chicago makes first cut for second Amazon headquarters

Trump: The wall 'has never changed or evolved’

In New York, Crime Falls Along With Police Stops
Police have radically cut back their use of stop-and-frisk policies. To the surprise of some, crime didn’t spike, but tumbled yet again.

Centrist Democrats Launch Smear Campaign Against Young Transgender Woman, All to Keep an Old, Straight, White Man in Power