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Who Would Trayvon Have Been? Becoming a Black Man in the United States

Poorer Than Their Parents
Young people are set to inherit the unequal economic heritage of their parents.

Violence, Counter-Violence, and the Question of the Gun

3 Climate Issues to Watch at This Week’s Democratic National Convention

Political Conflict Triggers Turmoil in South Sudan, Leaving Hundreds Dead

BMW and Volkswagen Paint Supplier Linked to Child Labor

Obama counters Trump 'pessimism'

Trump's Nonvoter Strategy: Will It Work?

Mourning and Resistance in Kashmir

What would it Take to mainstream "alternative" agriculture?

Turkey resumes sending aid to Gaza following landmark reconciliation with Israel

Defending No Child Left Behind? Education Reform Hits the DNC

History and Madness: Dems Nominate Clinton, Trump Predicted to Win

China and Russia to Hold Naval Drills in South China Sea

Denmark: Bernie Sanders for Prime Minister

Delta Tunnels: Restoring An Estuary by Diverting Its Water?

Pipeline Expansion Threatens U.S. Climate Goals, Study Says

Longread: What happens after Brexit

The federal minimum wage has been eroded by decades of inaction

Corporate interests funding convention festivities, if not the main events

It Doesn’t Have to Be ‘Us’ vs. ‘Them’
Not all white working-class voters are ready to blame their neighbors for problems caused by corporations.

Barroso and Goldman Sachs - a dangerous liaison

Cryptography as Democratic Weapon Against Demagoguery

How special-interest money took over the party conventions

Industry’s Top Lobbyist: Stop “Assaults” On For-Profit Colleges

Voices from the supply chain: an interview

Immigrant Detainees Routinely Placed in Solitary Confinement in New Jersey Jail

Modern slavery and the gendered paradoxes of labour unfreedom

Pantry on Wheels Enables Indiana Food Bank to Increase Access for Food Insecure

How the UK government earned £26m for a sanctioned Iranian oil firm

This Popular Insecticide Is Lowering Sperm Count in Honey Bees by 40 Percent
-- Lorraine Chow for BuzzFlash at Truthout

In Brazil, a Pre-Olympics Folly
No one will ever run the 100-meter dash in less than five seconds. And no one, Brazil\u2019s story suggests, will ever end poverty while ignoring grand fortune.

Here’s a problem with the TPP that Hillary Clinton ignores at her peril

Nepali widows: changing colours, changing mindsets

Why Black Lives Matter Is Taking On Police Unions

Infographic: The CIA’s drone war in Pakistan

There is No "Honor" In Killing: The Problematic Language Used To Describe Violence Against Women

Interview: Busting the Myths of a Workerless Future

What $20 Million Buys the Chemical Industry in Washington

Conservative Organizations Pushing Republican Politicos And Media Outlets To Accept Climate Change As Reality

Unions want one thing from Hillary tonight: A stake in TPP’s heart

Slavery, War and Presidential Politics
-- Robert C. Koehler for BuzzFlash at Truthout

Police Incitement Against Black Lives Matter Is Putting Protesters in Danger

Native American teen faces a year in prison for possessing one gram of weed
Devontre Thomas faces a federal trial that advocates say is a waste of resources and a stark reminder that law enforcement continue to target people of color.

Muslim businessman’s shop covered in Islamophobic slurs

US and Mexico's mass deportations have fueled humanitarian crisis, report says

Horrifying: Muslim Detainees Fed Garbage Food at Federal Immigration Facility

Want to Stop Gentrification? Start a Union.
Like labor unions, neighborhood unions could help residents bargain collectively for affordable housing, housing security, protections for local businesses, and community reconciliation.

A Yellow-Brick Road for Immigrant Women

US election tracker: Democrats and Republicans on energy and climate

Police executions push Kenya to dark days

Reducing water pollution with microbes and wood chips

Who are they, these revolutionary Rojava women?

Mike Pence Is a Loyal Friend to Polluters

Tim LaHaye, Best-Selling Author of Apocalyptic Novels, Meets His End Times
-- Bill Berkowitz for BuzzFlash at Truthout

ALEC 2016 Agenda Boosts Charters, Coal and Other Corporate Funders

White Supremacy and Sanctioned Violence in the Age of Donald Trump

The Obama Administration Has Brokered More Weapons Sales Than Any Other Administration Since World War II

The Mass Deportation Of Black Immigrants That You Haven’t Heard About

William Rivers Pitt | Just a Show: The Calm Sham of the DNC

Campaigns End on Election Day; Revolutions Don't
-- Jim Hightower on BuzzFlash at Truthout

Trump asks Russia to hack Hillary Clinton’s e-mails

Do Black Kids Matter in Memphis?

Dozens of Sanders Backers Walk Out After Clinton's Nomination

Democrats Make Clinton Historic Nominee
First Woman Picked to Lead Major Party

Why "Blue Lives Matter" Bills Are Offensive to People Targeted By State Violence

Prosecutor Drops Charges Against Officers In Remaining Freddie Gray Cases