Booze or Pot? No Question Which Substance Is More Harmful to Health

By Paul Armentano, Truthout | Op-Ed - Pot and booze both have their aficionados - and their detractors. But an objective assessment of ...

Owl of Minerva's View: ISIS and Our Times

By Noam Chomsky, Truthout | Op-Ed - It is not pleasant to contemplate the thoughts that must be passing through the mind of ...

Air Pollution Could Help Astronomers Find Alien Civilizations

By Michael Hammer, ZMEScience – Pollution! While industrial pollution threatens the climate on our home planet Earth, astronomers at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for ...

5 Takeaways on How Americans View a World in Crisis

by Bruce Drake - After a decade of U.S. involvement in Afghanistan and Iraq, surveys by Pew Research have depicted an American public weary of foreign ...

Southern States Are Now Epicenter of HIV/AIDS in the U.S.

By Teresa Wiltz, Stateline – New Yorker Deadra Malloy was diagnosed with HIV in 1988, but she remained healthy for so long she wasn’t ...

U.S. Company Helps Russia Block Prominent Putin Critic

LiveJournal is currently owned by Rambler Co., a Russian company that runs several news websites By Sisi Wei, ProPublica –The Russian government’s efforts to ...

Israeli Settlements Doom Two-State Solution

by Gary Olson - The occupied West Bank recently witnessed the biggest land grab in its 30-year history when Israel seized 990 acres belonging ...

Booze or Pot? No Question Which Substance Is More Harmful

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Owl of Minerva's View: ISIS and Our Times

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Air Pollution Could Help Astronomers Find Alien Civilizations

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5 Takeaways on How Americans View a World in Crisis

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Southern States Are Now Epicenter of HIV/AIDS in the U.S.

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U.S. Company Helps Russia Block Prominent Putin Critic

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Israeli Settlements Doom Two-State Solution

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This Day in History

Myrlie Louise Evers, Charles Evers

On This Day, Sept 15, 1963 – Four Black Schoolgirls Killed in Birmingham

On this day in 1963, a bomb explodes during Sunday morning services in the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, killing four young girls. With its large African-American congregation, the 16th Street Baptist Church served as a meeting place for civil rights leaders like Martin Luther King Jr., who once called Birmingham a “symbol of hardcore resistance to integration.” Alabama’s governor, George Wallace, made preserving racial segregation one of the central goals of his administration, and Birmingham had one of the most violent and lawless chapters of the Ku Klux Klan. The church bombing was the third in...

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David Bowie: ‘I’ve Never Heard a Kinks Song That I Didn’t Like’

The singer writes sleeve notes for a 50th anniversary box-set ‘The Essential Kinks’
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Kanye West Humiliates Two Handicapped Fans When He Stops The Concert And INSISTS They Stand Up

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