John Oliver: America Is a Usel...

Jul 28, 2014 by

[Translate]    TRUTHDIG Posted on Jul 28, 2014 Screen shot/YouTube Utter indifference to the fact that the United States has in its...

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My party has lost its soul: Bi...

Jul 27, 2014 by

[Translate] A former Clinton aide on how Democrats lost their way chasing Wall Street cash, and new populism the party needs Bill...

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Chicago’s “climate change magg...

Jul 27, 2014 by

[Translate] The effects of climate change get very real in the city’s South Side Lindsay Abrams   SALON.COM (Credit:...

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Strange bedfellows: Putin, the...

Jul 27, 2014 by

[Translate] So-called radicals who side with the Russian despot on Ukraine are stuck in a poisoned Cold War narrative Andrew...

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CLIMATE TIPPING POINT? Science...

Jul 26, 2014 by

[Translate] by Joe Romm CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock This week in climate science denial mockery: “I don’t want to get into...

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Killing Machines and the Madne...

Jul 24, 2014 by

[Translate]  By Henry A. Giroux, Truthout | Op-Ed A Palestinian boy walks through the rubble near a mosque destroyed in an Israeli...

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Neil deGrasse Tyson: We’...

Jul 24, 2014 by

[Translate]   Culture   Salon / By Lindsay Abrams   VIA ALTERNET Tyson takes on climate deniers and challenges scientists to speak up...

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US Provides Israel the Weapons...

Jul 23, 2014 by

[Translate]  By Ken Klippenstein and Paul Gottinger, Truthout | News Analysis Israel Air Force (Photo: The Israel Project / Flickr)...

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US Empire Reaches Breaking Poi...

Jul 22, 2014 by

[Translate]  By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance | Op-Ed   TRUTHOUT This is Part I of a two part series on...

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“US Complicity Brought U...

Jul 22, 2014 by

[Translate]   By Anton Woronczuk, The Real News Network | Video Interview More at The Real News TRANSCRIPT: ANTON WORONCZUK, TRNN...

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Screeching to the Choir: Anti-...

Jul 22, 2014 by

[Translate]   By Douglas Jamiel, Truthout | Op-Ed Shirley Phelps-Roper, a member of the Westboro Baptist Church, pickets the funeral...

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Journalistic Malpractice: The ...

Jul 21, 2014 by

[Translate]   Environment   The Nation / By Reed Richardson From Hobby Lobby to climate change, journalistic disinformation happens...

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Thoughts on Turning 70, Americ...

Jul 21, 2014 by

[Translate] World   TomDispatch / By Tom Engelhardt  VIA ALTERNET We may be hardwired for prediction. But we’re terrible at it....

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Russia’s Anti-West Isola...

Jul 21, 2014 by

[Translate] JULY 20, 2014  NYTIMES Contributing Op-Ed Writer By MAXIM TRUDOLYUBOV MOSCOW — Russia’s quasiwar in eastern Ukraine is in...

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Comcast’s worst nightmar...

Jul 21, 2014 by

[Translate] Chattanooga’s public electric utility offers residents lightning-quick connections — much to big...

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Israel: America’s Frankenstein...

Jul 20, 2014 by

[Translate] Israel’s harshest critics and most ardent defenders agree on one thing: The battle is really about America Andrew...

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The Senate flunks basic biolog...

Jul 20, 2014 by

[Translate] Specious arguments against the Women’s Health Protection Act reveal how misinformed Congress truly is Andrea Flynn,...

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Today’s Lesson

Jul 18, 2014 by

[Translate] By Charles P. Pierce on July 18, 2014 Charlie Pierce   DETROIT — If you ignored the signs, and the buttons,...

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William Rivers Pitt | Hope in ...

Jul 18, 2014 by

[Translate]    By William Rivers Pitt, Truthout | Op-Ed (Image: Bob Jagendorf, Two kids via Shutterstock; Edited: EL / TO)My...

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We Need Elizabeth Warren on th...

Jul 16, 2014 by

[Translate] By Bill Blum  TRUTHDIG AP/Charles Dharapak The Supreme Court is in summer recess, but the political handwringing over the...

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Israel’s Bombardment of ...

Jul 15, 2014 by

[Translate]   By Joshua Tartakovsky, SpeakOut | Report The current Israeli onslaught on Gaza which so far resulted in 120 dead and...

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Shark Attack!

Jul 15, 2014 by

[Translate]   By Philip A Farruggio, SpeakOut | Op-Ed Remember the film Jaws? Remember how the whole town was affected by the...

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Crowdsourcing Our Way Out of t...

Jul 15, 2014 by

[Translate]   By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance | News Analysis    TRUTHOUT Crowdsourcing concept. (Image via...

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To Avoid Unleashing Gaza-Like ...

Jul 14, 2014 by

[Translate]  By Robert Naiman, Truthout | Op-Ed A woman cries at the funeral for some of those killed in an overnight Israeli air...

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Henry A. Giroux | Thinking Dan...

Jul 14, 2014 by

[Translate]   By Henry A. Giroux, Truthout | Op-Ed (Image: Jared Rodriguez / Truthout)Thinking is not the intellectual reproduction...

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The Map: A Palestinian Nation ...

Jul 14, 2014 by

[Translate] By Juan Cole   TRUTHDIG This post originally ran on Juan Cole’s Web page. As part of my original posting, I mirrored a...

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Dick Cheney’s sadistic America...

Jul 13, 2014 by

[Translate] Six years into Obama’s presidency, no one has been forced to answer for Bush’s illegal war on terror....

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The animatronic presidency: Ho...

Jul 13, 2014 by

[Translate] At presidential museums, even the cynical melt before multimillion-dollar efforts to portray scoundrels as leaders Thomas...

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An Overriding Need for Reform ...

Jul 12, 2014 by

[Translate] By Eugene Robinson   The U.S.-Mexico border at El Paso, Texas. Ron Reiring (CC-BY) There’s no objective need for...

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PREDATORY CAPITALISM: OLD TREN...

Jul 12, 2014 by

[Translate]   By CJ Polychroniou, Truthout | News Analysis (Image: Bar code, shark teeth, empty suit via Shutterstock; Edited: JR/TO)...

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