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How Privatization Cuts Us in Two, While Public Institutions Make Us a Better Country
-- Paul Buchheit for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Trump DOJ Nominee Pushed Scientology-Based Detox Program

Chelsea Manning says she has been barred from entering Canada

Even Fox & Friends Co-Host Thinks Trump's NFL Anthem Protest Comments "Made Everything Worse"

Still Fighting at Standing Rock
The national media has moved on, but the story is not over.

The large parts of America left behind by today's economy

This Weekend's NFL Protests Were Bigger Than Trump, Bigger Than Kaepernick

White House stonewalls Capitol Hill over records in Russia probe

North Korea says Donald Trump has declared war

Navajo Nation Readies Legal Action if Trump Shrinks Bears Ears National Monument
-- Lorraine Chow of EcoWatch on BuzzFlash at Truthout

There's a humanitarian disaster in Puerto Rico that Trump is ignoring

The US Military Faces Its Collapsing Hegemony

Supreme Court opens its new term with a direct attack on workers' rights

Little Rock Nine: the day young students shattered racial segregation

These Women Are Leading the Resistance in Texas

Voicemails from Florida nursing home where 11 died after Irma were deleted by governor’s office

Rep. Louie Gohmert Says Arizona Should 'Recall' McCain Over Health Care Vote and Cancer Diagnosis

Trump fixates on NFL protests — while ignoring the disaster in Puerto Rico

Trump's NFL Feud Continues Long History of Stoking Racial Rifts

William Rivers Pitt | Graham-Cassidy Is Evil Incarnate

New Speculative Fiction Anthology Explodes the Mainstream Trans Narrative

Israel’s prisons won’t break us, says jailed Palestinian-French activist

Inside White Nationalists’ Longshot Plan To Win Over Appalachia

This Lawyer Helped Reagan Bust the Air Traffic Controllers Union. Now Trump Wants Him on the NLRB.

Still Fighting At Standing Rock

German elections 2017: Angela Merkel wins fourth term but AfD makes gains, exit poll says – live updates

A Hospital Crisis Is Killing Rural Communities. This State Is ‘Ground Zero.’

How a tax haven is leading the race to privatize space

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin on Sunday defended President Trump's attacks on NFL players who kneel during the national anthem, saying members of the league "can do free speech on their own time."

Palestinian boy, shot in stomach, interrogated on video

After Irma, Can Private Utilities Be Trusted to Rebuild?

Contributions flood contentious Alabama special election

The West’s Wildfires Are Taking a Toll on Reservoirs

Four Reasons Trump Can’t Stop the Renewables Revolution

Unions are our best chance for changing our economy and politics

Facing Trump’s threats, why in God’s name would North Korea disarm?

Hurricane Maria: Puerto Rico officials describe 'apocalyptic' conditions

How One Program Gives Federal Property to Groups Helping the Homeless

The Senate's Military Spending Increase Alone Is Enough to Make Public College Free

Is the Israel lobby rewriting the Labour Party’s rule book?

Four Ways the Trump Administration Is Taking Financial Advantage of Its Power

Georgia Tech Student's Death Is Part of a Pattern of Recent Police Violence on College Campuses

In the Caribbean, Colonialism and Inequality Mean Hurricanes Hit Harder

Trump is assembling the most male-dominated government in decades

Obamacare Website to Be Shut Down for Portion of Most Weekends During Open Enrollment

Morgantown coal operator James L. Laurita Jr. allegedly schemed for more than three years to funnel illegal campaign contributions to four candidates for federal political office.

North Korea foreign minister says firing rockets on US mainland 'inevitable'

Right-wing commentator Milo Yiannopoulos vows to hold a rally at the University of California, Berkeley after a student group that planned a week of events with him canceled.

Heathrow Airport Police Demanded an Activist’s Passwords. He Refused. Now He Faces Prison in the UK

Landfills In Puerto Rico And The Virgin Islands Are Already An Environmental Mess. Hurricanes Just Made These Failing Piles Of Garbage Worse.

UN solution for a pollution free planet: polluters should pick up the bill

Tens of Thousands Flee for Safety as Guajataca Dam Fails in Puerto Rico

Why Is YouTube Demonetizing LGBTQ Videos?

GOP’s ‘Worst Health Care Bill Yet’ Takes Aim at Reproductive Health

US Provides Military Assistance to 73 Percent of World's Dictatorships

Iran conducts new ballistic missile test despite Trump pressure

Trump Calls on NFL Owners to Fire Players Who Protest, and Mocks Efforts to Make the Game Safer

Arkansas Plant Board Backs Dicamba Ban Next Summer in Blow to Monsanto

Lawyer urged prosecutor after Ferguson shooting: 'Do the right thing' for police
Emails to prosecutor’s office include rightwing article sent by investigator and plea from lawyer whose firm would later represent Michael Brown’s killer

US Says No Money for Social Programs, But '$700 Billion to Kill People? Yeah That We Have'

New earthquake, magnitude 6.1, shakes jittery Mexico

Kim Jong-un, the NFL and 'screaming at senators': Trump's Strange night in Alabama
President heads to Alabama to rally support for incumbent senator Luther Strange who is facing a runoff election on Tuesday

Collins to vote 'no' on Graham-Cassidy bill, appearing to halt Obamacare repeal

While Trump Yells at NFL Players, Rightbloggers Work the Refs

Trump positioned to impose potentially crushing tariffs on solar industry

GOP Senator Cassidy Yawns As Disabled Healthcare Protesters Are Hauled Away By Police

Trump’s NFL tirade shows the nation who he really is: A white supremacist

World War II vet goes viral for taking a knee in solidarity with NFL players

The Racial Demagoguery of Trump’s Assaults on Colin Kaepernick and Steph Curry

Travel Ban 3.0 could derail Supreme Court case

Star-Spangled Bigotry: The Hidden Racist History of the National Anthem

The alt-reich fiasco that cost Berkeley $1 million

The Clock Is Running Out on Health Program for 9 Million Kids

Continued denial leaves Florida in climate change crosshairs

Anthony Weiner sentenced to 21 months

NFL players deliver defiant message to Donald Trump with protests

Revised Obamacare Repeal Bill Keeps Deep Cuts, Further Erodes Protections

Racing star Dale Earnhardt Jr. defies NASCAR owners to show solidarity with NFL protesters

Iraqi Kurds vote in historic independence referendum

Will the Supreme Court strike down extreme partisan Gerrymandering?

McCain Says His Brain Cancer Prognosis Is "Very Poor"

Obama's Guantánamo Legacy Lingers in Trump Era

In 2028 Olympics, L.A. Residents See a Police State on Steroids

Trump Is Helping Airlines Get Away With Breaking People’s Wheelchairs

World Hunger on the Rise Again

2 new quakes shake southern Mexico, already coping with disasters

Real patriotism, Mr. Trump, isn’t how you treat a flag. It’s how you treat Americans

Trump travel ban expires Sunday; new restrictions expected

Solar industry braces for giant blow, as Trump gets his opportunity for tariffs

Republicans scramble to keep ObamaCare repeal alive

A new study from the AARP finds that older people could pay as much as $16,174 more per year for health coverage under the Republican bill to repeal ObamaCare.

Farmworkers' union launches boycott of Reynolds' e-cigarette

The Paris Agreement Dispute Is a Distraction. The Real Battle Is Playing Out in the EPA

How will Medicaid cuts affect health care in Indian Country?

Filipinos Remember Martial Law Under Marcos While Resisting 'US-Duterte Fascism'

Along the Texas coast, food banks brace for post-Harvey need
Food banks, pantries and other food access advocates are bracing for increased need in communities that struggled with food insecurity even before Hurricane Harvey — and planning how to meet needs in the months of recovery still ahead.

NFL Players Kneel And Link Arms During The National Anthem In Defiance Of Trump

For a Tribe With a Tradition of Sharing, Food Sovereignty Is Complicated Economics

US bombers fly off North Korea's coast in show of force

Revealed: Britain's most powerful elite is 97% white

Harvard Hopes Trump Will Help It Undermine Unions

Flesh-eating bacteria, cancer-causing chemicals, and mold: Harvey and Irma's lingering health threats

Activists protest 33-story apartment tower on the edge of L.A.'s skid row

When “Progressives” Make Palestinian Rights Taboo, They Are Coddling the Far Right

Silent killer: Sweltering planet braces for deadly heat shocks

Blame Henry Ford for Deadly Superbugs
The strange journey from soybean-fueled cars to antibiotic-resistant bacteria.

The US-Trained Warlords Committing Atrocities in Afghanistan

Every Single Player in the NFL Should Take a Knee on Sunday

Medical groups urge lawmakers to reject Graham-Cassidy bill

Islamophobic US Mega-Donor Fuels German Far-Right Party With Viral Fake News

NFL union hits back at Trump over players' right to protest

Magnitude 5.7 earthquake strikes off Northern California coast

After Hurricane Irma, widespread sewage leaks show utilities were unprepared

Arkansas Defies Monsanto, Moves To Ban Rogue Weedkiller

Shame on Harvard for welcoming Sean Spicer – but spurning Chelsea Manning
Its time to withdraw support from the university after it invited Sean Spicer and Corey Lewandowski, but rescinded a fellowship for Chelsea Manning

'There is life after Uber': what happens when a city bans the service?
After London stripped the service of its license, stories from Austin, Alaska and Denmark offer a preview of what could be next for the city’s transportation

Puerto Rico dam failure 'imminent' after Hurricane Maria

Tenants Push Back Against Corporate Landlords During "Renter Week of Action"

Gary Cohn Is Giving Goldman Sachs Everything It Ever Wanted From the Trump Administration

GOP Congressman Tells Flood Victims: ‘At Some Point God Is Telling You To Move’

Ugandans pose as refugees for food because the drought is so bad

North Korea: Tremor detected near weapon test site

McCain decision leaves GOP, ObamaCare and repeal at crossroads

‘Legislators Criminalize Practices That Led to Wrongdoings Being Exposed’