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People with disabilities are allowed to work for pennies per hour - but maybe not for much longer

Bernie Sanders Won the Most Votes Ever in a New Hampshire Presidential Primary

How a Washington Post Writer's Attack on Bernie Sanders' Civil Rights Record Completely Backfired

Henry Kissinger’s War Crimes Are Central to the Divide Between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders

UN reports stark rise in number of Afghan civilian casualties in 2015

These Senior Citizens Are Destined to Die in Prison - For Marijuana

Ralph Nader | Hillary Clinton Is Sugarcoating Her Disastrous Record

Five Unhinged Right-Wing Moments This Week: Cruz Embraces His Truly Hateful Supporters

What Antonin Scalia Thought About Politicizing the Supreme Court Nomination Process
Scalia himself called the process \"absurd political theater.\"

The ‘Clinton Bubble’: How Clinton Democrats Fostered the 2008 Economic Crisis

Landfill with Love Canal legacy still poses danger

Lima’s ‘Wall of Shame’ and the gated communities that build poverty into Peru

Slow Down and Save the Whales

The Sepur Zarco Case: Maya Q’eqchi’ Women Survivors of Sexual Violence in Guatemala Demand Justice

What will it take to get plastics out of the ocean?
From drones to filters to artificial islands, innovators are working to reduce the threat thousands of tons of trash pose to marine ecosystems.

Pope presses Mexican president on corruption and drugs

David Swanson | Get Well, Michael Moore

How credit rating agencies are slowly but surely reacting to climate risk

 The Toxic Work Environments That Produce Your Pots and Pans
\ufeffMultinational corporations are once again profiting off of China\u2019s dismal labor conditions.

Philippines at risk of ‘full-blown’ HIV epidemic

The EPA Fails to Address Environmental Racism

The Ugliness of Counterterrorism at France’s Borders
Ever since the Paris attacks last November and the state of emergency that followed, France\u2019s borders have been heavily secured, risking abuse by police who have been given carte blanche to \"protect the nation.\"

Federal investigation: Rubber turf linked to cancer

Obama urges Russia to stop bombing "moderate" Syria rebels

A Small Island in the Indian Ocean Offers Big Lessons on Clean Power
The Indonesian island Sumba is working to provide 100 percent renewable electricity to all 650,000 residents by 2025.

Those Photographs of Bernie Sanders Are Real Despite What You've Heard

Assad 'will be removed by force' if peace talks fail, Saudi Foreign Minister says

Canadians crack down on guns, alarmed by flow from US

Special counsel: Manslaughter charge possible in Flint

West Texas fracking billionaires spending big on Cruz and conservative causes
Before bankrolling a Ted Cruz Super PAC last year with $15 million, Texans Farris and Dan Wilks were fast gaining a reputation as \"the Koch brothers of the Christian Right\" and climbing swiftly up the ladder of the United States' biggest landowners.

Juror in NYPD Cop Trial: "They Need to Be Held Accountable"

Women on the frontlines of Kurdish struggles: An interview with JİNHA women's news agency

The Environmental Legacy of the Steel City
A group of photographers documenting environmental issues around air quality control in Pittsburgh hopes their images will spur others to action.

I won’t vote for Bernie Sanders: His feeble position on Israel is a serious progressive problem
Bernie has run a smart campaign and I admire his economic platform. But his foreign policy lacks moral vision.

Is it Time to Rethink Recycling?
The ultimate solution is better design of products and packaging further upstream to plan better for end of life and avoid the waste issue altogether.

Carl Bernstein | How the United States' Most Powerful News Media Worked Hand in Glove with the Central Intelligence Agency and Why the Church Committee Covered It Up

New York City is king of presidential contributions

The world’s forests will collapse if we don’t learn to say ‘no’

The GOP just despises science: No, really — why would Trump, Rubio and Cruz rather live in a sizzling hellscape than face reality?

Latino Celebs Plead: Don't Vote for Trump, Cruz or Rubio

Here Are the 7 Worst Things Antonin Scalia Has Said or Written About Homosexuality

Haiti Finally Gets an Interim President