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Historically, Plundering and Exploitation Haven't Changed in Impact; They've Just Taken on a New Face
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout

Turkey Is Bombing Both Sides in the Same War

The Tom Brady Railroad

Migrants Storm Eurotunnel Terminal in Bid to Reach Britain

Immigrants, Poor Fish for Their Dinner, Unaware of Mercury

Wall Street’s Secret Dividend from the Fed May Go to Fixing Potholes

Iranian Critics of Deal on the Defensive

Police Shoot and Kill Mentally Ill Native American Man

The Rise of the Underground Economy
The underground economy more than doubled between 1970 and 2000, and spiked following the 2008 recession. It is characterized by significant lower wages than the formal economy.

Mass Die-Off of Fish Underscores Dangers of Palm Oil Industry in Guatemala

Get Ready for Ugly as Markets Begin to Deal With Climate Crisis
-- Carl Pope of EcoWatch on BuzzFlash at Truthout

The Pro-Israel Lobby Battles ‘Voice of God’ Morgan Freeman Over Iran

A Supreme Threat to US Democracy

Black Love Matters
\ufeff A dispatch from the inaugural gathering of a proudly diffuse, rapidly growing, hyper-local movement for black lives.

Dylann Roof Is Not a “Terrorist” - but Animal Rights Activists Who Free Minks From Slaughter Are

Only 100 Tigers Left in Bangladesh After Last Count Got It Wrong

"Why Not Do the Right Thing?" Renewed Gun Control Push Targets Firearm Dealers
Thirteen Democrats sent letter imploring three major firearms dealers to refrain from selling guns without complete and thorough background checks of buyers

When the Gun Lobby Tries to Justify Firearms Everywhere, It Turns to This Guy
Once mired in controversy, John Lott has reemerged as the pro-gun movement's go-to wonk.

Republican Congressman Files Motion to Remove John Boehner as House Speaker

Zimbabwe: Minnesota Man Being Sought for Lion Poaching

Jamestown Excavation Unearths Four Bodies - And a Mystery in a Small Box

Vulture Hedge Funds Want Education Slashed in Puerto Rico as Condition of Predatory Debt Relief
-- Mark Karlin, Editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout