Andrea Germanos | Open letter reminds Obama the world is watching, urges him to release transparent torture report
Mac Slavo | We are likely just 24 hours away from a Grand Jury decision in the officer involved shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO.
RT | A bitter war of words between hacker collective Anonymous and the Klu Klux Klan risks spilling over into real violence
Jon Queally | Members of Intelligence Committee say White House is stalling release of torture report as high-level disagreement over what American people can know about abuses by CIA reaches boiling point; Transparency advocates tell lawmakers with access to report, 'Just read it into the record.'
Shepard Ambellas | Police brutality strikes again
Nadia Prupis | Governor's declaration 'only threatens to stir up tensions and denigrate the peaceful efforts of countless non-violent activists'
Sarah Lazare | 'Modern Slavery Affects Us All,' warns study by Australian anti-slavery NGO
Jon Queally | Despite earlier indications, White House tells panel in Geneva that U.S. will abide by UN Convention Against Torture... for the most part
Patrick Henningsen | In other words: “Move along, nothing to see here”
Eyes Open Report | The ban would include cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco and even e-cigarettes or vaporizers
Andrea Germanos | Groups say human rights violations at the prison continue, Gitmo must be closed
RT | Israel used disproportionate military force during its summer operation in Gaza
RT | Islamic State has set fixed prices to sell Yazidi and Christian women who have been abducted by members of the militant group
Lauren McCauley | Over 100 demonstrations held across Ireland protesting austerity scheme to tax, privatize water supply
Jon Queally | New report demands 'accountability and systemic change' following excessive force against people who rose up to challenge police violence
After Supreme Court declines to hear same-sex marriage cases, Attorney General Holder announces federal...
Justice.gov | "Going forward, marriage equality will be the law in those states"
Dierdre Fulton | State's same-sex marriage ban made 'it is impossible to assert that all Alaskans are equal under the state’s laws,' GOP-appointed judge writes
John Vibes | The federal government, and individual state governments are terrified about this concept becoming more mainstream
Lauren McCauley | Bankruptcy judge declines moratorium allowing water shutoffs to continue
Free Thought Project | A Baton Rouge police officer has resigned after it was discovered that he allegedly sent a string of extremely racist text messages
Michael Synder | This is absolutely crazy, and it is yet another example of the "police state mentality"
Melissa Melton | “It undermines, rather than advancing, justice.”
Kate Fried | Social justice organizations demand economic relief for affected residents
Nadia Prupis | Darren Wilson identified as officer who fatally shot unarmed 18-year-old
Intellihub | Congressman says martial law will protect peaceful protestors
Jon Queally | NSA whistleblower will be able to move freely within the country and travel abroad for short durations
Matt Agorist | “(I) was trying to instruct them (the girls) on what to not let boys do to them.”
Mac Slavo | An anonymous source claiming to work inside of the Los Angeles Department of Health Services recently dropped a bombshell that could set a dangerous new precedent
Jon Queally | ACLU calls it "cruel and unusual" as convicted killer James Woods lived for 117 minutes after an experimental cocktail of lethal drugs was administered by the state
Daily KOS | The first arrested of the group was Baxter Jones, a former Detroit Public Schools teacher wrongfully dismissed is in a wheelchair