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UN says CO2 pollution levels at annual record high

"Two days before the UN Climate Summit in New York, three new studies paint the clearest picture yet of rising greenhouse gas emissions and the dwindling opportunity for staving off the worst impacts"

Hundreds Of Thousands Turn Out For People's Climate March In New York City

Afghanistan Survival Skills
Former US Army Ranger and conscientious objector Rory Fanning says Anand Gopal's book answers the questions that haunted him both during and after his tours, such as \u201cWas it Islam that was creating terrorists - or was it US imperialism?\u201d

Amazon's 'flying rivers' dry up
Scientists in Brazil believe the loss of billions of liters of water released as vapor clouds by Amazon rainforest trees is the result of continuing deforestation and climate change \u2013 leading to devastating drought.

Scientists Report Global Rise in Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Scotland leader says voters were 'tricked' into rejecting independence by a last-minute vow

Year of the campaign cheapskate
Already in 2014, candidates have gone to often humorous lengths to show just how frugal they are and how that would translate to Congress to get elected.

US will not commit to climate change aid for poor nations at UN summit

eBay security flaw has existed for months

Current and former female firefighters of the United States Forest Service have filed a complaint with the Department of Agriculture alleging that they suffered job discrimination, harassment and sexual abuse at the hands of male co-workers and that top a

Climate Marchers Crowd into Streets, Holding Signs, Dancing to Brass Bands
At Columbus Circle, marchers flowed by at a rate of about 10 per second.

From Paris to New York, people rally against climate change

Desmond Tutu: We fought apartheid. Now climate change is our global enemy.

Hidden Source Of Industry Influence Threatens Toxic Chemical Regulations

Former Blackwater CEO says his mercenaries could have stopped ISIS if not for Obama

Antonin Scalia’s bad law, bad history: How the Supreme Court legalized corruption
Citizens United sparked a political revolution that would have left the Founders revolted.

The GOP Social Security Deception Game Is on - Here's How to Fight Back

Obama Taps Star General To Build Syrian Rebel Army to Fight ISIS
General Michael Nagata is promising to build a new force to destroy ISIS but lawmakers worry he has been given an impossible mission.

‘Liable for damage’: Families of Germans killed in MH17 crash to sue Ukraine

Powerful NSA Official Potentially Self-Dealing With Defense Contractor

First Same-Sex Marriage Celebrated in Mexico's Northern State

Worried About Climate Change? Ban Fracking on Federal Lands

David Swanson | Turn Left for Earth

Dianne Feinstein Wants NFL Players Accused of Domestic Violence To Be Benched

The Charitable Society or "How to Avoid the Poor and Perpetuate the Wealth Gap"

PHOTOS: Thousands March In Biggest Climate Change Rally Ever

Why a kindergarten teacher is running for Congress

Truthout Interviews Marjorie Cohn on Racial Discrimination and Perpetual War

Darrien Hunt’s story becoming all too familiar

Thousands join People's Climate March around the world – live

The Vietnam War Presaged the War in Afghanistan: Civilians Endlessly Suffer

Naomi Klein | Climate change is a global emergency. Stop waiting for politicians to sound the alarm.

Violence Directed at Anbar University Students From All Sides

Terror on Embassy Row: The CIA's assassination of Orlando Letelier

Criminal or victim?
Communities weigh how to deal with battle-scarred soldiers who do wrong after coming home.

A Digital Desert: The Internet Debate Pits Local Communities Against Broadband Giants

Cecily McMillan: On Being a Woman Inside and Outside of the Criminal Justice System

With Ebola crippling the health system, Liberians die of routine medical problems

After Surgery, Surprise $117,000 Medical Bill From Doctor He Didn’t Know

Professors on food stamps: The shocking true story of academia in 2014