Atrocious Anti-Wind Article Published; Devoid Of Scientific Evidence

By Brendan DeMelle, -

Meanwhile, in the realm of scientific facts, the American Wind Energy Association, the main trade group representing the wind power industry, points to 25 scientific reviews that document the [...]

Trump Breaks Record Special Ops Deployed In 149 Countries

By Nick Turse, -

“We don’t know exactly where we’re at in the world, militarily, and what we’re doing,” said Senator Lindsey Graham, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, in October. That was in the [...]

Study: Increased LNG Exports Spell Climate Trouble

By Ellen M. Gilmer and Jenny Mandel, -

"There are good reasons for that: It's difficult. The analysis is not the easiest thing in the world. It takes time to develop systems and methods and develop cross-agency and cross-academia [...]

Audit Finds Detainee Abuse At Immigration Prisons

By Kevin Gosztola, -

The inspector general for the Homeland Security Department conducted unannounced inspections of six immigrant detention facilities overseen by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). It [...]

South Korea’s History Making Geo-Political Pivot Frightens US

By Adam Garrie, -

Throughout the Cold War, the doctrine of mutually assured destruction, somewhat appropriately referred to by the acronym ‘MAD’, ensured that in spite of high tensions, none of the nuclear powers [...]

Judge In J20 Case Drops Inciting Riot Charge

By Baynard Woods, -

The judge in the trial of six of the 193 people to face decades in prison under the federal Riot Act for protesting on Inauguration Day, dismissed one of the most serious charges Wednesday. Judge [...]

Head Of FCC Mocks Impending Destruction Of Internet

By Staff, -

Last week, the FCC held its annual “Telecom Prom”- an affair filled with industry executives and employees. The event has a strict no camera policy, but thanks to an anonymous spy, we have a [...]

FairCoop: An Alternative System Outside Of Capitalism

By Niko Georgiades, -

Athens, Greece – Tools born from the internet, applied across autonomous networks and movements seeking alternatives to capitalism, are providing the infrastructure of alternative societies. In [...]

US Has Taken 70% Of World’s Wealth Gains Since 2012

By Paul Buchheit, -

America's super-rich are taking not only from their own nation, but also from the rest of the world. Data from the 2017 Global Wealth Databook (GWD: Table 2-4) and various war reports help to [...]

Microbusinesses: Real Victims Of Net Neutrality Vote

By Josh Silverman, -

Imagine trying to buy your mom the perfect holiday gift from her favorite small designer’s website, only to find that you’re browsing at dial-up speeds and the images won’t load. Chances are, you [...]

Tax Bill: Stealing Money From College Education For Tax Cuts For Wealthy

By Jeff Bryant, -

New tax bills Congress just passed with zero input or support from Democrats hit higher education hard, but new legislation House Republicans are crafting will likely worsen the damage. As The [...]

Tax Bill: More Secret Campaign Cash In Elections

By Arn Pearson, -

Last week Senate Republicans passed a tax bill that hands massive tax breaks to corporations and the rich at the expense of low-income and middle-class Americans. Written behind closed doors with [...]

FCC Does Not Understand Internet, Flawed Analysis

By Jon Brodkin, -

The Federal Communications Commission's net neutrality repeal "is based on a flawed and factually inaccurate understanding of Internet technology," a group of inventors and technologists told [...]

How Baltimore Prosecutors Pursued A Police Shooting Victim

By Brandon Soderberg, -

“Victory,” the Baltimore State’s Attorney’s Office tweeted in October after Keith Davis Jr. was found guilty of second-degree murder. Keith’s wife Kelly and members of the activist [...]

Israel And US Hide Corps Supporting Israeli Settlements

By Marjorie Cohn, -

In December 2016 the United Nations Security Council passed a resolution reaffirming that Israel's Jewish settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territories (OPT) are illegal and calling on [...]