The unbelievably long US presidential election race has citizens of other countries scratching their heads and wondering why Americans are so angry. Let’s face it, Americans tend to have amazingly comfortable lives compared…
The politics of fear has consumed the world. Fear of terrorism and fear of refugees, which have grown alongside ongoing global conflicts, fueled many of the biggest human rights developments—and failings—worldwide in…
Following a warning from the World Health Organization that the mosquito-borne Zika virus is likely to spread to all countries across the Americas except for Canada and Chile, the U.S. director of National Institutes of Health (NIH) on Tuesday called for intensified efforts to study the link between Zika infections and birth defects in infants.
Firestorms regarding child-protective systems have become sadly commonplace, occurring recently in Massachusetts, Colorado and Florida.
Many Western policies that aim to prevent terrorism may actually be causing it.
America is slowly growing less supportive of spanking children. But a majority of Americans still support it.
I love that a math professor thinks he’s discovered the formula for debunking conspiracy theories. No doubt the likes of Michael Shermer will be all over it! BBC News reports: It’s difficult…
On 27th January 2015 the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, signed an order that increased the data collected by the police’s network of Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) cameras in the capital…
The remaining crew at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge have begun fortification and are preparing for an imminent attack
I don’t think this is going to be the last we hear from the Bundys, do you? Oregon Live on the arrest of Ammon Bundy and death of LaVoy Finicum: Oregon standoff…
Jeff F. O’Donnell on Redacted Tonight interviews various celebrities about their support for Hillary Clinton.
A story needs a starting place. In this story, the starting place is my father’s early life, because he, like everyone, was to some degree a product of his upbringing.
Despite the climate of fear, some protesters braved the streets on Monday to honor the legacy of January 25 and call attention to the ongoing violence and suppression.
To simplify this web of enemies and friends Abby Martin interviews Dr. Vijay Prashad, professor of International Studies at Trinity College and author of several books
Though FBI agents insist their tactic is ethical and necessary to catch predators, the practice faces scrutiny from critics who accuse the FBI of committing the same crimes they are trying to prevent.
Mary Anne Grady Flores is in jail today and American citizens everywhere can surely breathe a sigh of relief that we are safe from her criminal behavior at least for the next six months.
By the time you get this letter, I’ll have gotten hold of some of the recent issues of The Sun. Unless it looks totally worthless, I’ll let my offer stand. And don’t think that my arrogance is unintentional: it’s just that I’d rather offend you now than after I started working for you.