Showing posts from January, 2016

Thousands Mobilize in France Against 'Headlong Rush into Authoritarianism'

A more agitated Sanders tries to fend off attacks of nervous establishment

Angela Merkel says Refugees should ‘go home’ once war in Syria & Iraq is over

Dozens killed in Damascus suburb bombings, ISIS claims responsibility

Half of US Workforce Has No Retirement Plan

Multinational corp or mafia? Hard to tell difference, says author

Over 80 killed, children burnt to death in Boko Haram attack in Nigeria

New Report Reveals Electric Utility Industry's Influence at Universities

Beekeeper Who Sounded Alarm on Colony Collapse Disorder Loses 90 Percent of His Hives

Endless List of Racial Discrimination in US

Stockholm pogrom: Crowd of masked men hunt and beat up non-Swedes

Corporate Crime Runs Rampant Thanks to 'Rigged' System, say Elizabeth Warren

Hillary Clinton's 'Faux Feminism'

Why Bernie Sanders Is Winning the Hearts and Minds of America

Who Cares if Hillary is Warm? I Care About Her Wars

WHO says Zika virus spreads explosively, 4 million cases forecast

LIBOR Traders Get Off Scot Free in Rate-Rigging Scandal

Howard Zinn on taxes and class war

New Film Reveals History & Consequences of Israeli Settlements on Palestinian Land

Radioactive Water From Fukushima Is Leaking Into the Pacific

Spike Lee releases new film about Michael Jackson

Government Run Like a Business Poisons Children

Roger Ross Williams, the First Black Oscar-Winning Director, on "Life, Animated" & #OscarsSoWhite

Outrage in Denmark as 17yo girl faces fine for using pepper spray against sex attacker

Ammon Bundy and Seven Others Are Arrested, and One Dies, in Oregon

The Poisoning of Flint Was Not an Accident - It Was a Crime

Legendary Actor Robert Redford on Climate Change and #OscarsSoWhite

Danish parliament approves plan to seize assets from refugees

As Sanders Slams Wall Street Elite, Clinton Ditches Iowa To Fetch Their Checks

Australia Gears Up to Celebrate Anniversary of Colonial Slaughter

Video of Denver inmate dying at hands of deputies raises calls for federal investigation

Obama Administration Enables Billionaire Takeover of US Public Schools

Reclaiming Democracy From a Rogue Supreme Court

Haitian Elections Cancelled As Popular Dissent Against Ruling Party Intensifies

Thousands march for Bernie, blame media for 'nearly nonexistent' coverage

Pink Floyd's Roger Waters Launches "Campaign to Close Guantánamo"

Survivor of US Drone Attack Says Obama Belongs on List of World's Tyrants

Monster Blizzard Dumps Record Snow Across US East Coast

Bisexual Jamaican wins battle for asylum in UK

Confined, isolated, killed: Primates used for secret ‘Frankenstein-like’ studies in Sydney

Learning From Dr. King and Confronting Gay White "Pinkwashing" in Israel

Experts Say Lead Poisoning Epidemic in Flint Evidence of Blatant Racial Injustice

4 killed, multiple injured in Canada school shooting; suspect arrested

Canada school shooting: four confirmed dead as lockdown is lifted

A Drone Protestor Heads to Jail

Leonardo DiCaprio: ‘Enough Is Enough’ Corporate Greed Must Stop

Detroit Student: "I Want to Be Able to Go to School Without Worrying About Being Bitten by Mice"

Conflict in Syria Must End

British Lawmakers Debate Banning "Fool," "Buffoon" Donald Trump over Anti-Muslim Views

MIchigan Govenor Deflects Responsibility for Toxic Water Crisis

Michigan: How Flint water crisis reveals limits of running a state as a business

It’s official: 2015 ‘smashed’ 2014’s global temperature record

Conservationists and Defenders of Public Lands Unite, Tell Bundy Militants to 'Go Home'

Jane Mayer on How the Koch Bros. & Billionaire Allies Funded the Rise of the Far Right

The Kochs & the Nazis: Book Reveals Billionaires' Father Built Key Oil Refinery for the Third Reich

How Corporations Have Corrupted the Open Records Process

Richest 1% Now Wealthier Than the Rest of the World

Thousands Turn Out for Bernie Sanders' Rally in Alabama

UK Court Affirms "Journalism Isn't Terrorism"

Former US Prisoner in Iran, Spars with Hillary Clinton over Her Call for New Sanctions

The Mirage of Justice

Newly Discovered 1964 MLK Speech on Civil Rights, Segregation & Apartheid South Africa

The greatest MLK speeches you never heard

Parade, numerous celebrations to mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Oregon brothers launch anti-Bundy fundraising campaign

The Racist History of the 2nd Amendment and Why it Matters Today

A Dream and a Plan — the Full Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Sanders: Michigan Governor Must Resign over Flint Lead-Poisoning Crisis

Unelected Manager Who Caused Flint Water Crisis Now Runs Detroit Schools

The Last 3 Percent: San Francisco's Banished Black Population

Ultra-Rich 'Philanthrocapitalist' Undermining Global Democracy

Why Bernie Sanders is the best candidate in the running for the White House

Wall Street in Panic: US stock markets close with biggest losses since September

The Most Durable Economy in the World?

Jane Goodall on the Threat of Animal Agriculture, GOP Climate Change Denial & Why She’s a Vegetarian

Detroit Teachers Shutdown Public Schools in Protest of Deplorable Conditions

The Deeper, Uglier Side of TPP

Flint's Water Crisis Flows From A Much Bigger Problem

Another One Bites the Dust: Arch Coal Declares Bankruptcy

Tavis Smiley Calls Out Corporate Media for Uncritical Coverage of "Racial Arsonist" Donald Trump

The Rise of Shadow Banks and the Repeal of the Glass-Steagall Act

Haiti, Six Years Later

State of the Union - Obama's Legacy

The Blood of the Earth: Agriculture, Land Rights and Haitian History

El Chapo is Caught, But Corruption, U.S. Consumption & Failed Drug War Keep the Cartels in Business

Mexican Writer Elena Poniatowska on the Missing 43 Students, 1968 Massacre & U.S.-Backed Drug War

The Real Terrorists: The .01%

Coal Giant Bankruptcy Signals 'Profound Shift' for 21st Century Energy Landscape

Why is Ramsey Orta, Man Who Filmed Police Killing of Eric Garner, the Only One Criminally Charged?

Eric Garner's Daughter Says Charge the Police Who Killed My Father

David Bowie’s Fashion Legacy

Sanders erodes Clinton's lead in Iowa

Supreme Court Strikes Down Part of Florida Death Penalty

The Hypocrisy of Obama’s Gun Control Crusade

What's your Threat Score?: The new way police are surveilling you

Postscript: David Bowie, 1947-2016

David Bowie Dies at 69; He Transcended Music, Art and Fashion

'The Best There Is': World Mourns Artistic Maverick David Bowie

The Real Terrorists: The .01%

Will Guantánamo Ever Be Closed?

Activists Who Blocked Oil Train Cite Climate Change Threat in Their Defense

In Oregon standoff, local sheriff embraces the spectacle

Flint’s water crisis is a human rights violation

Philippines Islanders Unite to Resist "Land Grab" Palm Oil Companies

"Domestic Terrorism" and the Master's Tools

Gun Culture and the American Nightmare of Violence

Muslim Woman Ejected from Trump Rally as Crowd Hurls Epithets

Why the Feds Punk Out When Confronting White Rightwing Insurgents

El Salvador says will make arrests over notorious massacre of Jesuit priests

Supreme Court Case Poses Profound Threat to Unions Nationwide

Campbell Soup to label U.S. products for GMO ingredients

Flint River Lead Poisoning Scandal Implicates Govenor Snyder's Administration

Landmark Settlement from NYPD Surveillance of New York Muslims

Brain Damaged Children Suffer the Consequences of Anti-Regulation in Michigan

TransCanada Sues the U.S. for $15B for Rejecting Keystone XL

65 killed in bomb attack on Libya police training center

Chinese Stock Plunge Forces a Trading Halt, and Global Markets Shudder

Multiple 4.0+ magnitude earthquakes hit Northwest Oklahoma

DHS raids spread fear among migrants as Democrats blast Obama

Is Japan's Apology to Korean "Comfort Women" an Attempt to Silence Them?

Narcotics Cop Caught Transporting $2 Million of Marijuana in Drug Bust

‘We weren’t prepared for this’: Cologne police chief speaks out after NYE mass sexual assaults

Florida’s Lowell Correctional Institute: A Women’s Prison From Hell

Why aren’t we calling the Oregon occupiers ‘terrorists’?

Bundy Militia Claims Indigenous Paiute Land as Oregon Land

Confederate graves vandalized in North Carolina cemetery

Shiite Cleric's Execution "Will Not End Well" for Saudi Monarchy

The "Sharing Economy" Lie: Apple, Pfizer and Uber are middle-class killers

Lori Berenson After Being Held 20 Years in Peru: "My Objectives Were to Achieve a More Just Society"

Oregon sheriff says armed militia attempting to overthrow government

Vatican fully recognizes Palestine state

Undocumented Students Push Forward Fight for Education and Immigrant Rights

Rightwing Militia takes over Malheur National Wildlife Refuge headquarters

Armed militia take over federal building in Oregon after protest

Rosewood massacre a harrowing tale of racism and the road toward reparations

Outrage after Saudi Arabia's Mass Execution

Remembering Haskell Wexler, 93, Legendary Cinematographer & Activist