Clinton Firmly Opposes NED Pipeline
350.org Just days ahead of the New Hampshire primary, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton expressed her direct opposition to the…
Generation Sanders
Robert Kuttner For more than a year, my pragmatist friends and colleagues have under-estimated the appeal of Bernie Sanders. As a big Sanders win…
Large sinkhole almost swallows a family in Peru
A large sinkhole almost swallowed an entire car with a three-member family in the northwestern Trujilo city in Peru, on February 4, 2016. The 5-m…
War Crimes Tribunal Finds Bush and Blair Guilty
Originally published by GR in November 2011,  this report outlines the 2011 judgment of the Kuala Lumpur War Crimes Tribunal. It is of particular…
US Presidential Race: Giving Peace Very Little Chance
After nearly 15 years of Mideast war – with those conflicts growing ever grimmer – you might expect that peace would be a major topic of the 2016…
Tsunami of Opposition Meets Move to Oust Coastal Commission Head of Staff
Showdown Looms for Feb. 10th-12th at Commission Monthly Hearing A virtual tsunami of opposition has met the move on the California Coastal Commission…
‘Visit My Mosque Day’ held in UK
Mosques across Britain open up for visitors as part of Visit My Mosque Day in bid to counter negative portrayal of Islam in mainstream…
GitHub Open Sources Their Internal Testing Tool
destinyland writes: Last week GitHub released a new open source tool called Scientist, a Ruby-based library they've been using in-house for several…
Here’s How The NY Times First Wrote About Obama In 1990 — It Is Not Pretty (IMAGE)
A little more than 25 years ago, the New York Times ran its  first profile on Barack Obama. Reading it now, it is stunning just how much has…
Sanders BLASTS Misogynist ‘Bernie Bro’ Fans: ‘I Don’t Want That Crap, I Don’t Want Them’ (VIDEO)
Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton are in a dead heat right now to win the Democratic presidential nomination. This, of course, means attacks from…
Extreme poverty Skyrockets to 88 Percent in southern Syria, according to “Forgotten South” Report
EmergencySyriaCARE, NRC and RFSAN (FAO, iMMAP) release “The Forgotten South: Food Security and Livelihoods in southern Syria” AMMAN (Feb. 8,…
Ag and food research funding supported
(American Society of Agronomy) Three scientific societies praise the Obama administration's commitment to doubling funding for the US Department of…