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Police Body-Camera Maker Has Financial Ties to Police Chiefs

A New Magazine for the 1%

A Call for Community Review of Rikers Island Jail

Dishonest White House Response to Warren's Attack on Secret Panels in Trade Deals

Higher Education and the Promise of Insurgent Public Memory

GOP: House to Vote on Homeland Security Dept. Bill Without Conditions

Environmentalists Link Plunge of Monarch Butterfly to Pesticide

Is A Bolder President Obama Emerging Like a Phoenix From the Ashes of the Midterms, Instead of a Lame Duck?

"Netanyahu’s knowledge of these risks strengthens the suspicion that his speech today is not aimed at halting the emerging agreement with Iran, but has more local political motives that are difficult to hide."
What\u2019s missing from Netanyahu\u2019s arguments in Washington

20-Week Abortion Ban Sent to West Virginia Governor’s Desk

Conservative Donors Ripped Off By Conservative Scam Groups
-- Bill Berkowitz for BuzzFlash at Truthout

The Coalition of Immokalee Workers Takes Aim at Wendy’s

Villarrica Volcano Erupts in Southern Chile, Thousands Flee

Boehner to Allow Clean Homeland Security Vote

Activist Ai-jen Poo: "We Owe It to Ourselves to Support People's Living"

US Democracy Is Doomed

Petraeus Close to Plea Deal Over Giving Classified Data to Lover

Every Time Winter's Extreme Cold Claims a Life, We Have Failed the Homeless
Severe winter weather is predictable. Governments need to take responsibility for the poor and homeless dying on their streets

Gas Industry’s Solution to Toxic Wastewater: Spray It on Roads

Obama’s Military-Force Resolution Sets the Stage for a New Era of Imperialism

Benjamin Netanyahu’s Long History of Crying Wolf About Iran’s Nuclear Weapons

Hillary Clinton Used Personal Email as Secretary of State, Perhaps Illegally
Mrs. Clinton did not have a government email address and exclusively used a personal account while she was secretary of state and may have violated federal rules that officials\u2019 correspondence be retained.

Insidious Insider Backstabbing Behind the Scenes of Walker’s Casino Betrayal

Execution of Georgia Woman Postponed; Problem With Drug

Violence Caused by Far-Right Extremists Has Surpassed That Caused by Domestic Jihadists, Study Says

Fox News Studio Wandering Monster Table

Study: Tobacco Kills Two Out Of Three Smokers

Why Not Worker Ownership?

Visions of a fallen world: What our crowded, imperiled planet really looks like
A new book skips over the statistics and gets right to the emotional core of overpopulation

Paul Krugman on the Real Meaning of the Walmart Wage Hike
Rampant inequality is a choice.

Supreme Court takes up highly political Arizona redistricting case

Samantha Power on Iran nuclear bomb: ‘We will not let it happen’

Senator Rand Paul wins straw poll in boost to 2016 presidential prospects

The Catastrophe Bibi Is Courting
Israel\u2019s prime minister is in Washington to build American support, bolster his re-election campaign, and (clandestinely) push for war on Iran. He should be careful what he wishes for.

The United State's Terrorist Legacy of Lynching
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

US judge rules Nebraska same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional

Will the F-35A Fighter Bomber Be Based in Burlington, Vermont, in 2020?
A plan to base F-35 fighter bombers in Burlington, Vermont, has been sent into a tailspin, due to contradicting government information about their safety.

Is Your State Trying to Outlaw Vaccine Exemptions?
Legislators in 29 states have introduced bills that would make it harder for parents to opt out of vaccinating their kids.

Meet the Islamophobic CPAC Mainstage Speaker Behind the ‘Abortion Barbie’ Posters

Tariq Ali: The Time Is Right for a Palace Revolution

How One Woman Reacted to China's Terrible Smog

A Drug Kingpin, the CIA, and Prisoners: Freeway Rick Ross and America’s Mass Incarceration Problem
Marc Levin\u2019s documentary \"Freeway: Crack in the System\" premieres tonight on Al-Jazeera America.

Obama’s claim that Keystone XL oil ‘bypasses the U.S.’ earns Four Pinocchios

California Supreme Court rejects blanket ban on where sex offenders can live

Hoyer expects Boehner will bring 'clean' Homeland Security bill to vote

Gentrification doesn’t fix inner-city schools

Peace and Planet: The Wind and Rain of Nuclear Weapons Abolition

With Their Government Silent on Rising Shia Killings, These Pakistanis are Speaking Up

Rep. Aaron Schock used taxpayer money for private plane flight to Bears game

Brazil’s nutrition wisdom: No junk food, no eating alone

Turning the European Debt Myth Upside-Down
The European debt crisis has little to do with poor budgeting and everything to do with crony capitalism.

Five signs that Cuba is already very much open to Americans
The talks between Havana and Washington may be slow going, but Cuba is clearly emerging from its 1950s time capsule.

Koch Mandates to Cut Education Spending Spread Like a Cancer
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Iran's airline passengers are mad and aren't taking it anymore

If Supreme Court rules against Obamacare, states have few options

Eric Braverman Tried to Change the Clinton Foundation. Then He Quit.
Inside the power struggle at Clinton, Inc.

"Bringing a foreign leader before Congress to challenge a president’s policies is unprecedented."

Chewing over a proposal to ban ballpark chaw
Major League Baseball strongly backs a bill that would ban chewing tobacco at parks across California

Introducing David Theo Goldberg's "Sites of Race"

White House task force calls for increased oversight of police

Centrist Dems ready strike against Warren wing

Venezuela's Continuous Coup

Barbara Mikulski: From Girl Scout to Senator, 7 Things You Might Not Know About the Retiring Senator

Google gives new meaning to “Orwellian”

Dianne Feinstein: Benjamin Netanyahu 'Arrogant' For Claiming To Speak For All Jews

The Black Lives Matter Movement Needs the Black Panthers
The Panthers opposed not only police brutality but also the economic injustice of everyday life.

Morning in Midwood

Guns on Campus: Not an Agenda for Women's Safety

Postscript: Leonard Nimoy

How Emulsifiers Are Messing with Our Guts (and Making Us Fat)
Common food ingredients like polysorbate 80, lecithin, and carrageenan interfere with microbes in the gastrointestinal tract, says new study.

Our election system’s anti-minority bias is even worse than you think
Since SCOTUS gutted the Voting Rights Act, things have gotten bad - and are getting worse

Many Doctors Give In When Parents Want to Space Out Vaccines
The vast majority of doctors don\u2019t believe that spacing out childhood immunizations is a good idea, but they\u2019re doing it anyway. Here\u2019s why

Austerity Kills: Economic Distress Seen as Culprit in Sharp Rise in Suicide Rate Among Middle-Aged

Dean Baker | The Federal Reserve Board's Plan to Kill Jobs

Three Connections Between Climate Change and Extreme Weather
-- Kelly Levin and C. Forbes Tompkins of EcoWatch for BuzzFlash at Truthout

American mass transit is dying
Three of the four largest systems in the country have been crippled this winter - and the worst is yet to come.

John Travolta, Joe Biden, and why men touch women's bodies without asking

Iraqi army and militia begin assault on Isis strongholds north of Baghdad
Shia-backed military operation is biggest in Salahuddin since Sunni Islamist radicals seized swaths of northern Iraq last year.

This is not a democracy: How the 1 percent rigged the game
Money is speech, dollars have more influence than people -- it's time to be honest about the plutocracy we live in

Wrong-Way Obama?
He may be leading us toward economic catastrophe.

Fracking Brings Big Health Concerns for Workers
Research is making it clear just how hazardous fracking can be for industry workers. Silica and benzene exposure top the list of hazards.

Four Reasons Young Americans Should Burn Their Student Loan​s​
-- Paul Buchheit for BuzzFlash at Truthout

WHIP LIST: Dems skipping Netanyahu speech

Nurse who contracted Ebola in Dallas to sue hospital she worked in
Nina Pham\u2019s suit accuses the hospital\u2019s parent company, Texas Health Resources, of failing to provide staff with adequate training - and violating her privacy

Dahr Jamail | The "Mega-Drought Future," Disappearance of Coral Reefs and Our Unwillingness to Listen

“New Torture Files”: Declassified Memos Detail Roles of Bush White House and DOJ Officials Who Conspired to Approve Torture

Jehovah's Witnesses silencing techniques: as terrifying as child abuse
Elders in my congregation knew that there was a predator in our midst. But they threatened to punish those who spoke out.

UN nuclear watchdog says pace of Iran's cooperation slow

Fear Dominates Politics, Media and Human Existence in America - And It’s Getting Worse

Kerry and Lavrov hold 'frank discussions' over Ukraine ceasefire
US secretary of state expected to have used meeting in Geneva to warn Russian counterpart of further sanctions against Russia if ceasefire fails to hold.

New York City mayor marches in gay pre-St. Patrick's parade

Georgia’s only woman on death row set to die for husband’s murder despite religious conversion