Showing posts from May, 2011

World Health Organization says cellphone emissions may be carcinogenic

Stricken Fukushima Nuke Plant Leaking Oil

'Spanish Revolution' Sparks Wave of Protests in Europe

The Revenge Killing of Osama bin Laden

Exiled Honduran President Manuel Zelaya Returns Democracy Now! Reports

For Sale: The Desperate States of America

Al-Jazeera Footage Captures 'Western Troops on the Ground' in Libya

Is Assisination Justice?

Crisis is Not Behind Us

Germany's Nuclear Phaseout Is an 'Historic Moment'

$7.6 Trillion Spent on Military and Homeland Security since 9/11

FBI's Counterterrorism Operations Keeps Close Tabs On Political Activists

Remembering Gill Scott-Heron

In Germany massive nationwide protests call for an immediate end to nuclear energy

After 4 Years, Egypt Reopens Its Border With Gaza

Gil Scott-Heron, Poet And Musician, Has Died

Sandra Steingraber on the Health Crisis Surrounding Natural Gas Extraction

The Battle for Wisconsin: Court Strikes Down Gov. Scott Walker’s Anti-Union Bill

Judge Throws Out Walker’s Anti-Union Law

Ousted president’s return to Honduras doesn’t mean repression is over

Dubai's skyscrapers, stained by the blood of migrant workers

Egyptians Gather for Second 'Day of Anger'

Welcome to the Violent World of Mr. Hopey Changey

House Passes Bill Authorizing Worldwide War As Momentum Builds Against It

WikiLeaks: Saudis Often Warned US About Oil Speculators

Can Unions Break From the Democrats?

BREAKING: Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin Makes History By Signing Into Law Single Payer Health Care

Slash and Burn: Brazil Shreds Laws Protecting Its Rainforests

Reasons All Workers Should Support Unions

Bill McKibben: From Storms to Droughts, Devastating Extreme Weather Linked to Human Caused-Climate Change

"Toma la Plaza": Frustration With Unemployment, Budget Cuts Fuels Grassroots Protests in Spain

Obama, hands off our spring

FBI targeting political activists as terrorists

Propaganda for "Justice": Flattering the State on Libya and Bin Laden

Brazilian Supreme Court recognzes same-sex unions

Teenage Students Speak Out: Fund Schools NOT Prisons

Privatization: The Road to Hell

The Crisis Enters Year Five

The trouble with “innovation” in schools

Talkin' 'Bout a Revolution

Chaos Swirls in Yemen's Capital as Government Buildings Burn

Democrat Kathy Hochul Beats Republican Jane Corwin In New York’s 26th District

WikiLeaks: Obama's War In Libya About Oil

Japan's Tepco Confirms Meltdowns of 2 More Fukushima Reactors

The Fight over Coal Mining is a “Fight About Democracy”: New Documentary with Robert Kennedy, Jr. Chronicles Campaign to Halt Mountaintop Removal

Massey Energy Guilty: West Virginia Probe Finds Coal Giant Systemically Failed to Comply with Law

The Collapse of Journalism and How to Fix It

Death and iPads

Misguided U.S. drug policies afflict Mexico, Central America

Why Liberal Sellouts Attack Prophets Like Cornel West

Spaniards Vow to Continue Mass Action

The U.S.: Where Europe comes to slum

Spain: Protesters defy ban with anti-government rallies

California Internet Privacy Bill Faces Big Opposition

The always-expanding bipartisan Surveillance State

Turning the Camera on the Police

Europe Holds Tight to IMF Monopoly

Mexicans Reject US-Backed Drug War

Senate gives big oil another free pass

Delaware legalizes medical marijuana

The illegal war in Libya

Single-Payer in California?

NATO's Real Motives for Libya Revealed

After 2 Months, No End in Sight to Libyan Air Strikes

"Beyond Borders": Documenting Transnational Communities (VIDEO)

The Democrats Attack Unions Nationwide

American Democracy Beyond Casino Capitalism and the Torture State

The Obama Deception: Why Cornel West Went Ballistic

Flood Fight and Flight Along the Mississippi River

Japan Vows to Stabilize Nuclear Plant in 6 to 9 Months

Chris Hedges: The world as it is

End the Land Mine Plague

Attorneys general in 17 states urge an end to malt liquor endorsed by Snoop Dogg

63 Years of Nakba

Morganza Spillway To Open, Flooding Thousands Of Homes To Avert Greater Disaster From Mississippi River

AFL-CIO Turns Corner, Embraces Immigrant Workers

How the Murdoch Press Keeps Australia's Dirty Secret

Has America Become a Nation of Cowards?

“Making Art in America is a Political Statement in Itself”: Grammy Award-winning Singer Steve Earle on Music, Writing and Acting

The Post-Wisconsin Game Plan

New Report Confirms that Switch to Renewables Is Feasible

Plan to Flood Fukushima Reactor Could Cause New Blast, Experts Warn

"A war of aggression is the supreme international crime"

A New Age of "Enlightened" War

House Panel Authorizes Nearly $700 Billion in Defense Spending

“They Are Violating All the Rules”: Rep. Luis Gutierrez Calls for Public Hearings, Impact Studies into Massive Gas Pipeline for Puerto Rico

Spanish Judge Baltasar Garzón on Holding Torturers Accountable, Why He Opposes the Killing of Osama bin Laden, and His Threatened Ouster from the Benc

Rep. Luis Gutierrez: Obama Has Discretionary Authority to Advance DREAM Act, Humane Immigration Reform

Helping the Neediest Among Us

Noam Chomsky: "The U.S. and Its Allies Will Do Anything to Prevent Democracy in the Arab World"

"Every 30 Minutes": Crushed by Debt and Neoliberal Reforms, Indian Farmers Commit Suicide at Staggering Rate

Microsoft to buy Skype for pricey $8.5 billion

Microsoft Agrees to Buy Skype for $8.5B

Historian Adam Hochschild: Lessons for the Antiwar Movement from the Pacifists of World War I

Playwright Tony Kushner Speaks Out on CUNY Controversy, Academic Freedom and Israel

Britain Still Awaits Good Results From Bad Ideas

NATO Bombs Rock Tripoli, Libya U.S. Backed Rebels Advance

Mississippi River Crests At Nearly 48 Feet In Memphis, Tennessee

Maddow Rips Sunday Shows For GOP Guest Slant (VIDEO)

WikiLeaks Documents Reveal U.S. Knowingly Imprisoned 150 Innocent Men at Guantánamo

Glenn Greenwald on Why He Strongly Supports WikiLeaks, Bradley Manning

Dear Eva Longoria, Obama Is Lying to You About His Immigration Policy

Court Rules Mumia Abu-Jamal’s Death Sentence is Unconstitutional, Grants New Sentencing Hearing

CEO Pay in 2010 Jumped 11%

Missouri Pushes Voter ID, Birther Bill

Congress Must Debate the Libya War

U.S. tries to assassinate U.S. citizen with Muslim name

Thousands rally in Japan against nuclear power

Billionaires Against Bull, Going from Charity to Justice

Click Your Organs Away: Black Market in Organ Donations Flourishes in China

Beyond Foreclosuregate - It Gets Uglier

Tony Kushner Denied Honors Over Palestine

Big Bank Backlash: From Coast to Coast People are Moving their Money

Memphis, Tennessee Floods 2011: Nearly 1,000 Homes Urged To Evacuate

Tech Giants Sony, Apple, Google Face Outrage over Privacy Breaches in Devices

Native American Activist, Author Winona LaDuke on "The Militarization of Indian Country" and Obama Admin’s "Lip Service" to Indigenous Rights

Oil Wealth, U.S. Backing Enables Saudi Arabia to Crush Dissent in Bahrain and at Home

Native American Activist Winona LaDuke on Use of "Geronimo" as Code for Osama bin Laden: "The Continuation of the Wars Against Indigenous People"

Obama's Sudden, Senseless Assault on Medical Marijuana

Bin Laden: A Monster of our own Creation

Monsanto in Haiti

The Global Economy's Corporate Crime Wave

Japanese Nuclear Workers Enter Fukushima Reactor

Now What?

50th Anniversary of the First Freedom Ride: New Documentary Recounts Historic 1961 Effort to Challenge Segregated Bus System in the Deep South

Fatah, Hamas Reconciliation Pact Ends 4-Year Rift

Obama Approval Ratings Jump On Terrorism, Afghanistan

Good News on the Right to Food

All Hail the PUBLIC Library

Democracy Now: Obama's Osama Killing

AT&T To Begin Broadband Caps

(VIDEO) Student Occupations at Five Campuses

FLASHBACK: In 2007 Benazir Bhutto said Bin Laden was Murdered (VIDEO)

Has Osama Bin Laden been dead for seven years - and are the U.S. and Britain covering it up to continue war on terror?

Osama Bin Laden said to be killed by Obama Administration