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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

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

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

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