Showing posts from October, 2015

8-month-old dies from ‘tear gas shot by Israeli forces’

Zachary Hammond's family vows to 'keep fighting' for justice after fatal shooting

Outrage as New York EMT gets suspended for trying to save girl

European Parliament votes in favor of ‘dropping charges’ against Snowden

Why Slower Money Is the Key to a Real Economic Recovery

Professors in Poverty: A new film by Brave New Films

Joseph Stiglitz on "Rewriting the Rules of the American Economy"

South Carolina sheriff fires deputy who slammed black student in classroom

Criminalizing the Classroom: Inside the School-to-Prison Pipeline

Texas Student Spent 52 Days in Coma After Being Tased by Police at School

Women Can’t Have It All – Because the Game Is Rigged

Yemen hospital hit by Saudi-led airstrikes

Standardized Tests are a Form of Racial Profiling

Higher Education: Capitalism At Its Most Despicable

Pentagon Program Exploited Aid Workers as Covert Spies

School officer uses force against black female student, slams her on floor

New York City homeless population nears 60,000, over 40% are children

The wealthy 1% that care about us all

Chris Hedges Calls Out Corporate America for Exploiting Prison Labor

Quentin Tarantino, Cornel West, Victims' Families Decry Police Violence

The 1965 Immigration Act: Its Legacy and Lessons

Pope lectures Catholic elders at closing of synod on family

"Everybody is a Suspect

1 dead, more than 100 hurt in Bangladesh bomb attacks

A high school teacher helps clarify ‘socialism’ for Donald Trump

Swedish police say sword-wielding killer sought victims by skin color

'Great tragedy:' At least 42, mostly elderly, killed in France bus crash

1 killed, 3 wounded in Tennessee State shooting

Black Church Burnings Near Ferguson Raise New Hate Crime Fears

America’s Civilian Killings Are No Accident

Youtube Ad-Free: Google launches paid subscription video service

Americans Want to End the Country's Longest War. Why Won't Congress Listen?

WikiLeaks Publishes First Round of Hacked CIA Chief Emails

‘Jailhouse shakedown:’ ACLU sues Mississippi town that jails poor in debtor’s prison

A CIA Tie to JFK Assassination? Book on Ex-Director Allen Dulles Questions Agency's Role

Israel-Palestine: Endless Occupation Fuels Vengeful Resistance

‘US strike on Afghan hospital no mistake’ – Doctors Without Borders

5 people, including a baby and 2 children, drown off the coast of Greece.

Typhoon leaves 2 dead, 16,000 displaced in Philippines

Does Israel Have a Right to Exist as a Jewish State?

Canada Is in a Crisis of Epic Proportions

Humanitarian catastrophe: UNICEF says 537,000 Yemeni children at risk of malnutrition

Obama extends Afgan war and occupation indefinitely

The Sad Fate of America’s Whistleblowers

US gov’t cancels Arctic oil drilling lease sales

Scientists use magnets to change attitudes on immigration, religion

Obama Won’t Admit the Real Targets of Russian Airstrikes

Whistleblower Leaks Trove of Documents on Drones & Obama's Assassination Program

U.S. Criticizes Settlements While Giving Israel "Carte Blanche" to Continue Occupation

Boy beaten to death at church so he would 'confess sins'

Artists Hack 'Homeland' to Expose Show's Racist Narrative

Human... and Kind

Protester Acquitted for Role In Freddie Gray Uprising

Bernie Sanders Calls Iraq Worst Foreign Policy Blunder in U.S. History

Bernie Sanders Attacks "Casino Capitalism"

$15 Minimum Wage Is Too Low

The Color of Debt: How Collection Suits Squeeze Black Neighborhoods

Georgia deputies filmed tasing handcuffed inmate hours before his death

Tennessee district closes schools over lack of funding, blames Obamacare

'Capitalism is Mother Earth's Cancer': World People's Summit Issues 12 Demands

One Year After the Disappearance of 43 Mexican Students, Their Mothers Are Still Demanding Answers

As Cities Give Columbus the Boot, Indigenous Peoples Day Spreads Across US

Challenging White Supremacy & "Doctrine of Discovery"

Tens of thousands attend 20th Million Man March anniversary in Washington, DC

Howard Zinn | What the Classroom Didn't Teach Me About the US Empire

Hundreds of Thousands March in Berlin Against TTIP Trade Deal

Israeli armed forces kills 5 more in Palestine, including children

Double bomb death toll in Ankara rises to 95

California Adopts Strictest Limits on Livestock Antibiotics

Four Delta Chi fraternity members shot — one fatally — at Northern Arizona University

Texas Southern University on lockdown after 2 shot, 1 fatally

Why the US Owns the Rise of Islamic State and the Syria Disaster

Alabama’s DMV Shutdown Has Everything to Do With Race

Hillary, Bernie, and the Banks

Making Money from Misery? Disaster Capitalism from the Migrant Crisis to Afghanistan and Haiti

"People Have the Power": Patti Smith on Pope Francis and Her Performances at the Vatican

Bombing a Hospital Is a War Crime

Divesting Fossil Fuels: California Public Pensions Dump Coal

MSF Demands War Crime Probe in Afghanistan

Murder, Incorporated: Guns and the Growing Culture of Violence in the US

Nearly 50 Percent of Americans Don't Have Any Savings

Another Suspicious Death Raises More Concerns About Black Life Behind Bars

"Even War Has Rules" says Doctor's Without Borders

100,000 March Against 'Pick-Pocket' Austerity in Brussels

Texas Executes Juan Garcia, 11th Inmate of Year

Washington DC introduces bill to require 16 weeks of paid family leave for employees

Department of Justice to release 6,000 nonviolent offenders

Remembering Grace Lee Boggs (1915-2015): "We Have to Change Ourselves in Order to Change the World"

Ben Bernanke: Some Wall Street Executives Should've Gone to Jail Over Financial Crisis

How Weather Cycles and Ocean Temperatures Mask Global Warming

Numerous Civilians Dead After US Bombs Hospital in Afghanistan

Vatican sacks priest after he comes out as gay

Self-driving Mercedes robot-truck debuts on German autobahn

Alabama Makes Photo IDs Mandatory for Voting, Then Closes DMV Offices in Black Counties

Asian shares, dollar sag on caution before U.S. payrolls

Ten people dead in mass shooting at Oregon community college

Senior Citizens in the United States Living on the Economic Edge

Medical Students Rise Up Nationwide Demanding Medicare for All

Rashid Khalidi on Syria: The Beginning of This Mess was the 2003 U.S. Invasion of Iraq