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Deep in the Texas Panhandle, where the decline of the Ogallala Aquifer

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The fight over public education has reached a new pitch, with mass layoffs in large school districts and the most significant pushback against education “reform” yet.

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From the Texas filibuster to Pennsylvania’s low-wager-worker sleep-in, citizens are rising up.

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Whistleblower Peter Van Buren explains the thought process and feelings…

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Greg Kaufman: America’s ...

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Many low-income Americans work extremely hard but need food stamps…

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Glenn Greenwald: NSA Can Store...

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Guardian journalist Glenn Greenwald says he has another big scoop

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Egypt: Protesters Gather Natio...

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Massive crowds thronged the streets of Cairo and cities around the country Sunday…

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NEW YORK, NY – JUNE 11: Buildings on the Manhattan skyline..

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City dwellers often rely on botanical gardens and city parks for their outdoor fix….

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In a move that has disturbed many anti-hunger advocates…

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The biosphere of which humans are a part cannot afford half measures..

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NY Times Op-Ed: The Up-in-the-...

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It was cool, as media moments go, when President Obama called from Air Force One …

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L.A. launches nation’s largest...

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Bits of a new solar power plant could go there. And there. And there and there and there and there and there.

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We could liquefy and cram our carbon dioxide emissions into the ground…

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House responds to Obama’s clim...

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Not pleased with the modest climate and energy reforms Obama unveiled Tuesday…

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Popular Resistance Is Building...

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The paradox of power is that the real power is with us, if we have the courage to use it.

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Stephen Colbert & BIll Mo...

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Colbert peppered Moyers with questions on his new documentary…

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Exposing the Dark Forces Behin...

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Who is planting anti-Snowden attacks with Buzzfeed, and why is the website playing along?

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The Southwest may experience the hottest weather in recorded history. Still don’t believe in global warming?

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Why Is the Obama Administratio...

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This week, President Obama is making his first major visit to Africa since taking office….

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Marines Push to Front Lines in...

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A backpack that generates electricity?

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America’s Newest Global War

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Out of all the harrowing storylines in journalist Jeremy Scahill’s new film “Dirty Wars,” …

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Josh Fox To John Oliver: Gas I...

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Documentarian Josh Fox is making the rounds..

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It has been a busy news week…

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The Mine is Collapsing

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Power Industry At Odds With Republican ‘War On Coal’ Rhetoric

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EPA tells Ohio to stop keeping...

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Ohio firefighters, cops, and local officials might soon learn a little bit more about the poisons…

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The biggest oversight in Obama...

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I’ve mostly been offering modest praise for Obama’s climate plan..

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Despite what Monsanto and a surprising number of science writers want you to think..

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