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What Does It Mean to "Gig" American Workers?
-- Jim Hightower on BuzzFlash at Truthout

Clinton Broke Federal Rules With Email Server, Audit Finds

Jimmy Carter, Seeing Resurgence of Racism, Plans Baptist Conference for Unity

How to Disappear Money, Pentagon-Style

Ohio Judge Blocks GOP Efforts to Curtail Early Voting

ExxonMobil tried to censor climate scientists to Congress during Bush era

Dems discuss dropping Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Hearing Set on Future of Violence-Plagued New Orleans Jail

For Some Prisoners, Finishing Their Sentences Doesn’t Mean They Get Out

As Donald Trump Pushes Conspiracy Theories, Right-Wing Media Gets Its Wish

Ken Starr, Who Led the Sexual Inquisition Against Bill Clinton, Suddenly Embroiled in Major University Scandal

Louisiana Poised To Expand Hate-Crime Law To Protect Police

Clinton has a new weapon against Trump: Elizabeth Warren

Police Contract and State Law Shield Cops From Accountability in Chicago
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Massachusetts Prisoners Sent to Solitary After Meeting with State Legislators About Prison Reform

Dear Mr. President, Human Rights Should Not Be Mere Lip Service

How the livestock industry can help cut greenhouse gas emissions

The Pentagon Papers: Secrets, lies and leaks

How Overly Broad Religious Exemptions Are Putting Children at Risk of Sexual Abuse

House GOP changes rules to thwart Dems

What My First Pregnancy Taught Me About Birth Justice

Two dozen Guantánamo detainees poised for release under Obama deals
White House has prepared to transfer 22 or 23 people to a handful of different countries, reducing the camp\u2019s 80-strong population ahead of president\u2019s exit

When a Killer Cop Retires: The Resignation of Dante Servin

Solving the Fresh Water Crisis at Home

Venezuela to Rejoin Global Group Fighting Conflict Diamonds

Los Angeles Officials ‘Not Going to Wait’ to Enforce Regulation on Anti-Choice Pregnancy Centers

Brazil's New Government Is Already Planning to Balance the Budget on the Backs of the Poor

A luxury hotel in Nepal is still hosting a camp for earthquake survivors, over one year later

Seven Ways Educators Can Foster Safe Schools for Transgender Students

Fossil Fuel Investments Growing Riskier for Insurers, Report Warns

Patel Oral Arguments Suggest a Dangerous Precedent for Prosecuting Pregnant People

Sanders requests re-canvass in Kentucky nailbiter

Judge Allows Concussion Class Action Suit Against National Hockey League

Pennsylvania Judge Orders Bill Cosby To Stand Trial For Sexual Assault

Does a fear of death lie at the heart of capitalism?

Why is the U.S. unwilling to pay for good public transportation?

Analysis: Only five years left before 1.5C carbon budget is blown

Having a Parent Behind Bars Costs Children, States

Elites vs. Too Much Democracy: Andrew Sullivan’s Afraid of Popular Self-Government

Jeremy Scahill: Corporations Are Making a Killing Off US Targeted Killing

Texas’ Largest Jail Accused Of Jailing Poor People Because They Don’t Have Money

How Big Business Bailed Out the Nazis

A Glimpse of Justice for South Africa’s Gold Miners: High Court Allows Largest Class Action Suit in History

Cracks in Capitalism, Part III: "The Divide" Shows Inequality On the Big Screen

Green Party's Jill Stein Shares Her "Plan B" for Bernie Sanders Supporters: A Green New Deal

Did the Clinton Foundation Have a Storefront Accountant Like Madoff?

Is Hillary Clinton The Last Democratic Presidential Candidate To Support The Death Penalty?

What are we doing to build an empowered citizenry?

Should Tax Returns Be a Presidential Prerequisite?

Check This Map To See If Your Water Has Unsafe Levels Of “Fluorinated” Chemicals

What's next for Bernie's base?

Black Student Handcuffed Over ‘Stealing’ 65-Cent Milk Carton That Was Actually Free

Citizens are telling cities and national governments to cooperate

Suicide rates in Gaza climb as humanitarian situation in the territory remains dire

The Foreign Policies of Sanders, Trump, and Clinton: America and the World In 2016 and Beyond

Drought be Dammed
The water crisis in the West has renewed debate about the effectiveness of major dams, with some pushing for the enormous Glen Canyon Dam on the Colorado River to be decommissioned.

Cracks in Capitalism, Part II: Publicly Owned Energy Comes to London

Gaza laborers suffer few rights, little pay

'Dark money,' billionaires behind anti-Donald Trump ad barrage

Uber Rape Case Leaves No Safe Transit Option for Women in Mexico City

Trade pitch turns Obama into salesman for Vietnam shoes

NYT: Protesters and Prosecutor Should Be Friends

Israel Shifts Even Further Right

Breaking Free By Getting Jailed in Whiting, Indiana

The road to a police state: how 'anti-terrorism' is destroying democracy

University of Phoenix Won’t Force Students to Arbitrate Claims; Scope Unclear

Bill Nye: Climate Deniers Are Wrong
-- Bill Nye for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Entering the age of humans

Nepali farmers fight to save indigenous seeds

The other opioid crisis – people in poor countries can’t get the pain medication they need

They made an example out of Purvi Patel

Scientists say nuclear fuel pools around the country pose safety and health risks

The Council for National Policy: Behind the Curtain

Cashing In at the Race Track While Facing Charges of "Abusive" Lending Practices

After Mississippi Flooding, Red Cross Stumbles Again

A signal of super-fires to come

Is the ‘war on drugs’ destroying women’s lives?

Can the Greedy Be Truly Generous?

Shell's Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and the Limits of Capitalism

An Unhappy Birthday for the 1872 Mining Law

Bugs in Space and Tax Cheats
Affluent Americans are misreporting their incomes big-time \u2014 and annually costing the federal treasury hundreds of billions in the process

The world's largest cruise ship and its supersized pollution problem
As Harmony of the Seas sets sail from Southampton docks on Sunday she will leave behind a trail of pollution \u2013 a toxic problem that is growing as the cruise industry and its ships get ever bigger

South Carolina’s Anti-Choice Fetal Pain Bill Is “Turning Lies Into Law”

Oil Spill Response Is a Joke

Humanitarian Summit Must Address Weapons Shipments Too

Legalization of Industrial Hemp in the US Is a No-Brainer
-- Lorraine Chow for BuzzFlash at Truthout

After Hunger Strike to #EndTransDetention, Santa Ana City Council Votes to End ICE Contract

Inside the West's Cynical Plan to Keep Refugees out of Europe by Trapping Them in Libya

When the Police Came, I Didn't Risk Arrest. So What Was My Role at the Break Free Climate Action?

Blackmail 2016

Officer Charged With Death Of Freddie Gray Found Not Guilty On All Counts

What Chernobyl's Wildlife Can Teach Humans

Clinton declines Calif. debate

Vindication for Edward Snowden From a New Player in NSA Whistleblowing Saga

Hillary Clinton’s Energy Initiative Pressed Countries to Embrace Fracking, New Emails Reveal

Getting a photo ID so you can vote is easy. Unless you’re poor, black, Latino or elderly.

Over 70 Prominent Activists and Scholars Urge Action by Obama in Hiroshima

World could warm by massive 10C if all fossil fuels are burned
Arctic would warm by as much as 20C by 2300 with disastrous impacts if action is not taken on climate change, warns new study

Egypt Denies Reports That EgyptAir Body Parts Suggested an Explosion

Sisi’s Egypt: Sliding Toward the Abyss

As Obama Presses Vietnam on Rights, Activists Are Barred From Meeting

Sanders wins greater say in Democratic platform; names pro-Palestinian activist

Can China's Futuristic 'Straddling Bus' Finally Become a Reality?

Minn. farmers warned not to plant Monsanto's latest Roundup soybeans

The number one thing we can do to protect Earth’s oceans

House bill strengthening regulation of chemicals nears passage