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What I've Learned from Two Years Collecting Data on Police Killings

"A Cemetery for Our People"
A Guatemalan diplomat struggles to save her countrymen in south Texas and nearly loses herself.

Charles P. Pierce | The Body in the Street

Ferguson Feeds Off the Poor: Three Warrants a Year Per Household
In the chamber where Officer Darren Wilson received a commendation six months before killing Michael Brown, a minor court generates major money from the city\u2019s poor and working people.

Microsoft Admits Keeping $92 Billion Offshore to Avoid Paying $29 Billion in US Taxes

Navy Discharges African-American Sailor for Refusing to Cut Off Her Natural Hair

Microsoft Bails on Climate Denier Lobby Group ALEC

How a Koch Brother Is Combating Climate Change at a Coal Mine
What do Bill Koch, the Aspen Skiing Company, and environmentalists all have in common? We visited a coal mine in Colorado to find out.

NATO Condemns Moscow’s Aid Convoy, Says Russian Artillery Firing at Ukrainian Army

Pentagon: No Evidence of ISIS at Southern Border
...and P.S., Rick Perry is an idiot.

William Rivers Pitt | Everytown USA: Is the Policeman Your Friend?

Officer in Wal-Mart Shooting Involved in 2010 Case

Anti-Trans Trolling Spree Forces Wikipedia to Ban US House Staffers for Third Time

Russia Moves Artillery Units Into Ukraine, NATO Says

Why the People of Ferguson Can't Trust the Cops

North Carolina Newspapers Keep Fracking Data in the Dark

Paul Krugman | Inflation Hawks Crying Wolf

Florida Gay Marriage Ban Ruled Unconstitutional

Justice Ginsburg: America Has a "Real Racial Problem"

Scalia Cited in Yet Another Ruling for Gay Marriage

Could the Civil Rights Movement Have Happened in Today's Militarized Police State?

Bank of America's $16.6 Billion Mortgage Fraud Agreement Is Another Public Relations Stunt
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Eugene Robinson | How to Throw Your Wife Under the Bus 101: The McDonnell Corruption Trial in Virginia
-- Eugene Robinson on BuzzFlash at Truthout

Both Sides Using US-Made Weapons in Iraq War
...and the US Defense industry gets paid.

Watch Six Months of Fracking Fires Blaze Across the Country

How the Current Mass Extinction of Animals Threatens Humans

Ruling on Nuclear Waste Storage Could Create a "Catastrophic Risk"
Regulators may let companies store radioactive rods on site for up to 120 years.

Not The Onion: Religious Conservatives Urge People to Stop Taking "ALS Challenge" Because It Kills Babies

Tickets Sold Out for Neil Young-Willie Nelson anti-Keystone Pipeline Concert

65 Killed in Iraq Mosque Shooting

CNN Says Darren Wilson Didn't Have a Fractured Eye Socket

What Does It Mean to Compare Ferguson to Iraq?

Robert Fisk | We Know All Too Much About the Cruelty of ISIS – but All Too Little About Who They Are

GOP House Candidate Called Female Senators "Undeserving Bimbos in Tennis Shoes"
Jim Hagedorn's old blog, \"Mr. Conservative,\" is a ticking time bomb.

Tear Gas, Stun Grenades, Sound Cannons: Companies Profiting From Police Crackdowns Like Ferguson
Sales of all those military grade weapons are making some people rich.

Keystone Cops or Liars? Ferguson Police Now Say There Is No Incident Report on the Michael Brown Shooting

Obama Alums Accused of Selling Out

Crocodile Tears for Iraq

Supreme Court to Shape Ferguson Investigation

Whistleblower William Binney: "The NSA's Main Motives: Power and Money"

Gaza Counts Cost of War as More Than 360 Factories Destroyed or Damaged
Thousands of acres of farmland and cattle also wiped out with damage estimated at three times that of 2008-9 conflict

For Many Politicians, Ferguson Isn’t Happening