Our Summer of Fire and the Fires to Come

by Curtis Johnson, Truthout | News Analysis - Explosive wildfires have raged in Northern California over the last two weeks. Forty-one people are dead, and at least ...

The Criminal Investigations Into Harvey Weinstein

by Jessica M. Goldstein - He's already lost in the court of public opinion. What's next in the court of law? The court of public opinion ...

Trump's Turbulent Week: Five Things Considered

by Chris Sheridan - Trump's Niger Debacle No story this week garnered more controversy than Trump's phone call to the family of a dead US serviceman. ...

What Breitbart's Email Leaks Mean for Public Perception of the Alt-Right

by Shane Burley, Truthout | News Analysis - The celebrity of Milo Yiannopoulos has always been a balance between career-end charades and headline-grabbing stunts. While tabloids were still ...

A New Generation of Candidates Make Clean Energy a Campaign Centerpiece

by Joe Romm - If Trump isn't going to do the right thing, "we're going to have to do it at the governor's level." According to polling ...

‘Trump is talking nonsense about issues he doesn’t understand’: UK Officials Bash False Crime Tweet

by Luke Barnes - Trump falsely links ‘radical Islamic terror’ to rising UK crime rates. Donald Trump started his Friday out by falsely claiming the U.K. ...

NFL's Chris Long Will be Donating All of His 2017 Football Salary to Education Charity

by Walter Einenkel - While presidents and their enablers shake their impotent fists at the peaceful protests of Americans NFL linebacker Chris Long has been ...

Trump and Netanyahu Walk in Lockstep on Iran

by Marjorie Cohn, Truthout | News Analysis - During his presidential campaign and throughout his nine-month presidency, Donald Trump has been fixated on ending ...

Our Summer of Fire and the Fires to Come

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The Criminal Investigations Into Harvey Weinstein

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Trump's Turbulent Week: Five Things Considered

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What Breitbart's Email Leaks Mean for Public Perception of the

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A New Generation of Candidates Make Clean Energy a Campaign

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‘Trump is talking nonsense about issues he doesn’t understand’: UK

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NFL's Chris Long Will be Donating All of His 2017

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Trump and Netanyahu Walk in Lockstep on Iran

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This Day in History

On This Day, Oct. 22, 1962 – President Kennedy Announces Blockade of Cuba

1962 – President John F. Kennedy went on radio and television to inform the United States about his order to send U.S. forces to blockade Cuba. The blockade was in response to the discovery of Soviet missile bases on the island. On Oct. 22, 1962, that threat of nuclear war suddenly became real when President Kennedy came on television that evening to tell the nation the Soviet Union was building sites in Cuba for launching medium-range missiles at the U.S. He announced that U.S. Navy warships would begin a blockade of Cuba the following day. All U.S. military forces...

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Entertainment Blasts

‘I Can’t Breathe’: An Excerpt From Matt Taibbi’s New Book on the Eric Garner Killing

Bang bang bang! At about 2:45 p.m. on April 2, 2014, on a drizzly afternoon in Staten Island, New York, an aspiring music producer in his late thirties named Ibrahim Annan was sitting in his car when a noise outside startled him.

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Kevin Smith Donating Residuals from Weinstein-Made Movies to Women in Film

Kevin Smith‘s allegiance to Harvey Weinstein dissolved earlier this month amid reports that the now-disgraced movie mogul had sexually assaulted or harassed dozens of women in the industry over the years.

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