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Can A Dem Defeat Moore In Alabama—By Running As An Actual Democrat?

China Shuts Down Tens Of Thousands Of Factories In Unprecedented Pollution Crackdown

Donald Trump Is Rush-Shipping Condolences to Military Families
Four families of fallen servicemembers received next-day UPS letters from President Trump after a turbulent week in which Trump falsely claimed he had called \u201cvirtually all\u201d of the families.

The Opioid Epidemic: Fueled by Greed, Corruption and Complicit Government
-- John Geyman, MD for BuzzFlash at Truthout

"Days were lost": Why Puerto Rico is still suffering a month after Hurricane Maria

Where Native Kids Were Sent To Be Americanized

Democrats' Early Money Haul Stuns Republicans

Nuclear Bombers Poised to Return to 24-Hour Alert After Trump Recalls Retired Pilots

Senators Stunned to Discover We Have 1,000 Troops in Niger

State Department Reportedly Revokes Visa Of Magnitsky Act Campaigner

Sanders Confirms He'll Remain Independent for 2018 Re-election Run

Gold Star widow: Trump couldn’t remember my husband’s name. Trump: she’s a liar.

Post-hurricane cleanup work could kill more workers than storms themselves
The two hurricanes that battered Texas and Florida left 200 people dead but neglect of health and safety among mainly day laborers could exact a great toll

"You're Still in Jail": How Electronic Monitoring Is a Shackle on the Movement for Decarceration

George Monbiot: We Need a New Political Story of Empathy and Sharing to Replace Neoliberalism

Professor Removed From a Southwest Flight Is Symbolic of a Pattern of Airline Islamophobia

Is Congress about to wreck America's natural treasures?

Family: 86-year-old in intensive care after police used Taser against unarmed black motorist

The Shame of Silicon Valley: 1,600 homeless kids just in Oakland School District

In Victory for Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, Court Finds That Approval of Dakota Access Pipeline Violated the Law

Top Trump Official for Pipeline Safety Profits From Selling Oil Spill Equipment

Road Kill: Side-Swiping the Environmental Protection Act
The Trump administration is leading a campaign to toss out a growing list of rules and regulations that protect our environment and wildlife.

Robert Mugabe removed as WHO goodwill ambassador after outcry

Financial industry worried GOP tax plan will change 401(k)s

Ohio State won’t let Richard Spencer speak on campus, citing ‘substantial risk to public safety’

“He’s Going to Wake Up”: Alabama Prisoner May Have Suffered Excruciating Pain During Execution

This Is What It Looks Like When An Industry Controls A State’s Politics
In Pennsylvania, where King Coal once reigned, natural gas now rules.

The science of spying: how the CIA secretly recruits academics

Rigged: How Voter Suppression Threw Wisconsin to Trump

Tar Sands Pipeline that Could Rival Keystone XL Quietly Gets Trump Approval

Mexico Blocks UN Enforced Disappearance Committee Visit

Schumer calls on McConnell to send bipartisan health care bill to floor this week

McConnell will bring bipartisan health care bill if Trump says he will sign

Trump's secretive voter fraud panel is keeping own members in the dark

Virginia Tech is letting a neo-Nazi teach English composition

The 10 Biggest Vulture Firms Plundering Puerto Rico

EPA’s climate website removes resources to fight climate change

These wealthy institutions are quietly financing white nationalism

Orlando Sentinel exposes Florida’s $1 billion school voucher scam

Trump signed an executive order Friday allowing the Air Force to recall as many as 1,000 retired pilots to active duty to address a shortage in combat fliers

DeVos rescinds 72 guidance documents outlining rights for students with disabilities

Georgia Lawmaker Suggests Quarantining People with HIV

A Texas city has required residents who are seeking government disaster relief funds in the wake of Hurricane Harvey to pledge not to boycott Israel.

The GOP Tried Trump-Style Tax Cuts in Kansas. What a Mess.

Billionaire candidate wins Czech election

Study: Pollution kills 9 million a year, costs $4.6 trillion
Environmental pollution - from filthy air to contaminated water - is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking, hunger or natural disasters. More than AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria combined.

World Hunger Is Increasing Thanks to Wars and Climate Change

California judge tosses $417 million talc cancer verdict against Johnson & Johnson

Herman Bell's Beat-Down
Herman Bell is a former Black Panther who turns 70 this January, and has been locked up since 1974. On September 5, Herman survived a \"beat-down\" by five to seven white correctional officers half his age at Great Meadow prison -- one of the more Klan-friendly joints in upstate New York.

These Senators Tried to Protect the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge from Drilling. They Failed.

Typhoon kills at least two in Japan, prompts call for thousands to evacuate

The first year of the Trump presidency has been a boon for lobbyists, with many of the top shops in Washington seeing a handsome boost in revenue. Lobbyists say the frenzy of activity shows no signs of slowing down.

Federal Judge Unseals New York Crime Lab's Software for Analyzing DNA Evidence
The ruling comes amid increased complaints by scientists and lawyers that flaws in the now-discontinued software program may have sent innocent people to prison.

Japanese Vote Underway After Abe Calls Snap Election

How Long Can The Courts Keep Donald Trump's Muslim Ban At Bay?

DNC creates new restrictions for corporate donations

The uninsured rate is rising as Trump successfully sabotages Obamacare

How Trump’s Twitter account is fueling a GOP money surge

In Redwood Valley, residents were left on their own to flee fire
The escape from the rural hamlet of Redwood Valley began with no evacuation orders, no reverse-911 alerts, no warning whatsoever from authorities. Residents were left on their own to flee for their lives. Eight people didn't survive.

Permanent Warfare as Normality

Please Stop Using ‘Woman in Chador Walks by Anti-US Mural’ Stock Photo for Every Article About Iran

John Kelly and the Language of the Military Coup

Did a Psychiatric Hospital Lock Up People for Profit?

Venezuela election result a blow to right-wing opposition, Trump

Children Are Dying at Alarming Rates in Foster Care, and Nobody Is Bothering to Investigate

Afghanistan reels after two mosque bombings kill nearly 90 people

Toxic tensions in the heart of 'Cancer Alley'
The EPA says this town has the nation's highest risk of developing cancer from air toxins. The plant emitting the toxins says otherwise. Locals are outraged.

All five living former US presidents make rare appearance together

Half a Million March in Massive Uprising Against Spanish Plan to Overtake Catalonia