Showing posts from February, 2015

Venezuelan Gov. Releases Audio of Coup Plotters

Russia: Opposition politician Boris Nemtsov killed in the center of Moscow

Police Killing of Unarmed Mexican Farmworker in Washington State Sparks Protest

Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek's 'Mr. Spock,' dies at 83

A Black Site in Chicago? Police Accused of Running Secret Compound for Detentions & Interrogations

Exporting Torture: Former Chicago Police Detective Tied to Brutality at Guantánamo

President Nixon dreamed up Obamacare in 1971

Net Neutrality Is Back! But the Fight Isn't Over Yet

Violent arrests as hundreds rally over 43 missing students in Mexico (VIDEO)


Apple makes its billions off the suffering and hardships of workers

ISIS Is Proof of the Failed "War on Terror"

African-American voters send a message to Rahm Emanuel

Bill O'Reilly lied about Florida suicide in 'Killing Kennedy'

Lawsuit Claims Beneful Dog Food Kills Pets

President Obama vetoes Keystone pipeline bill

The disappeared: Chicago police detain Americans at abuse-laden 'black site'

9 people dead in shooting spree at Czech pub

California train derailment leaves dozens injured

50 Years After Murder, Malcolm X Remembered by Daughter Ilyasah Shabazz & Friend A. Peter Bailey

As Netanyahu Tries to Stop U.S.-Iran Deal, Leaked Cables Show Israeli Spies Reject His Nuke Claims

Net Neutrality Is the Civil Rights Act for the Internet

5,000 Oil Workers Enter Third Week of Strike Over Safety and Working Conditions

The 'Corinthian 15' Take A Stand By Not Paying Their Student Loans

The Corporate Debt to Society: $10,000 Per Household, Per Year

Manipulate and Mislead: How GMOs Are Infiltrating Africa

The Rich Hide an Estimated 21 Trillion in Offshore Accounts

An Unsolved Case of Racial Terror: FBI Probes 1946 Moore’s Ford Bridge Lynching in Georgia

REACH: Stories of Black Men and the Communities that Shaped Them

Malcolm X as Relevant Today as 50 Years Ago

The U.S. Empire and ISIS: A Tale of Two Death Cults

Fresh leak at Fukushima nuclear plant sees 70-fold radiation spike

Texas prison riot: 2,800 inmates to be moved from now ‘uninhabitable’ facility

Norway's Muslims form protective human ring around synagogue

Communities of Color Speak Out for Real Net Neutrality

Russia ratifies $100bn BRICS New Development Bank

From ‘Demos’ to ‘Podemos’: Popular Uprisings in Greece and Spain

Google Launching YouTube for Kids

Alive and Bleeding: We Cannot Kill Our Way Out of War

Harvard Embattled as Students, Faculty, & Alumni Join Forces for Divestment

NSA & British GCHQ Hacked SIM Card Maker to Steal Encryption Keys to Spy on Billions of Cellphones

City of Paris, France, to sue FOX News for defamation

Finland president signs gender-neutral marriage bill, last among Nordic countries

New Greek Government bends the will of Eurozone

The History of Reparations for African Americans

Google Joins Civil Liberties Groups To Oppose Expansion of FBI Spy Powers

White People Aren't Called Terrorists Unless They Liberate Animals, Apparently

Why must low-level criminal activity by animal rights activists be prosecuted in federal court?

Who Killed the Argentine Prosecutor? 400,000 March for Justice in Buenos Aires as Controversy Grows

"Drastic Decline" Seen in World Press Freedom

Snowden docs reveal mass cell phone hack through ‘Great SIM Heist’

As Extreme Cold Engulfs Eastern U.S., Fossil Fuel Mishaps Leave Disaster Areas on Fire

'Nuclear Plants Are Like Time Bombs': Former Japanese Prime Minister

Rejecting Austerity, Greece Squares Off with Its Creditors & Risks Future in Eurozone

Explosion at Exxon Mobil refinery in Torrance, California, injures four

Haiti cancels carnival after at least 16 die in float tragedy

State of emergency declared in West Virginia after train derails, explodes

Tens of Thousands Join North Carolina Moral March to Protest Racism & Islamophobia

Greece (and Europe) Deserve Democratic Ideals of Syriza

Copenhagen Attack Witness Inna Shevchenko Debates Scholar Tariq Ramadan on Religion and Free Speech

Putin Heads Off A US-Russia War

Egypt bombs Islamic State targets in Libya after 21 Egyptians beheaded

Denver Police Killing of LGBT Teen Jessica Hernandez Sparks Outcry

Copenhagen police say dead shootings suspect was 'Charlie Hebdo-inspired'

One dead in shooting at Danish meeting with artist who drew Mohammad

New Zealand: After mass stranding and 70+ deaths, remaining whales catch high-tide escape

Israel's War On Palestine: Associated Press research finds 60% of Gaza deaths non-militants

A Former Chief on How We Can Turn Back the Tide of Militarization

Jailed Whistleblower Chelsea Manning Wins Battle to Receive Hormone Therapy

Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber announces resignation

Kate Brown: America's first openly bisexual govenor

ISIS launches suicide attacks at Iraqi base housing US Marines

Deep in the Amazon, a Tiny Tribe Is Beating Big Oil

At my oil refinery, my life is worth the price of a pie

As Public Pensions Shift to Risky Wall Street, Local Politicians Rake in Political Cash

Why Muslim Lives Don't Matter

#MuslimLivesMatter: Protests over BBC’s Chapel Hill murders ‘silence’

Ukraine peace deal: Ceasefire starting February 15, removal of heavy weapons

Epidemic of stranded starving sea lion pups on 600-mile stretch of California coast

Chapel Hill shooting: 3 Muslims gunned down in N. Carolina

Corporate News Is Not Trustworthy: The Problem Is Much Bigger Than Brian Williams

Same-sex African-American couple are the first to marry in Alabama

4,000 Lynchings in Jim Crow South, Will U.S. Address Legacy of Racial Terrorism?

Freed CIA Whistleblower John Kiriakou Says "I Would Do It All Again" to Expose Torture

$128 billion tax evasion and money laundering banking scheme exposed

The Re-Colonization of Africa

Russian Foreign Minister: US escalated Ukraine crisis at every stage, and then blamed Russia

President's Plan to Protect Arctic Ocean Won't Halt Oil Drilling

The Fiery Cage and the Lynching Tree, Brutality is Never Far Away

Oil layoffs abound, but American oil production is still booming

A Dirty Link Between the Senate and the Keystone Vote

License Plate Scanners Also Taking Photos of Drivers and Passengers

NBC news anchor, Brian Williams, has a lot to apologize for

Wales Joins Scotland in Saying No to Fracking

Returning Guantánamo to Cuba isn’t on the table, U.S. official says

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler: This Is How We Will Ensure Net Neutrality

CIA Whistleblower John Kiriakou Released from Prison: Here’s His Final ‘Letter from Loretto’

Jordan executes 2 prisoners to avenge pilot Islamic State burned alive

California appeals ruling that stopped foie gras ban

‘When you collect everything, you understand nothing’ – says Edward Snowden

Pope Francis says stop the violence in Ukraine

Wildlife Conservation Efforts Are Violating Tribal Peoples' Rights

Is Ukraine a Proxy Western-Russia War?

U.S. Policy Sows Conflict, Unrest Across the Middle East and North Africa

"I Was Pepper-Sprayed by Seattle Police on MLK Day"

Obama Budget Plan Would 'Benefit the Worst Corporate Tax Dodgers'

Census says 16m US children are living on food stamps, double the number in 2007

Workers on strike at 9 US oil refineries

'Chance for a new start': Croatia writes off debts of 60,000 poorest citizens

Efforts to curb police brutality 'met with more force’ – pepper-sprayed teacher