Officials ordered the immediate closure of 11 oil and gas waste injection sites and a review of more than 100 others amid fears that companies pumped toxic fracking fluids into public drinking water.
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Organizers of the protests, in which 35 were arrested, said the police crackdown was aimed at further disenfranchizing the nation’s politically and socially marginalized Arab and Muslim communities.
The Supreme Court has largely failed at its most important tasks of enforcing the Constitution and protecting the rights of minorities – as the court's recent decisions starkly showed.
One week and nearly 20 actions later, the Rolling Rebellion to get corporate money out of the political process was a successful jump-off point for bigger, better, brighter and louder actions soon to come.
“It is our law that we need to protect the land and the water so that our people will be here for another 9,000 years."
Stopping the TTIP trade deal between the E.U. and U.S. has united unions, activists, campaigners and NGOs across the spectrum.
In the 80s and 90s they called them "IMF Riots" – but what the biggest international investment organizations and consultants now see happening looks a whole lot bigger.
The Pulitzer Prize winning journalist interviewed Harvard professor and MayDay SuperPAC founder Lessig Lawrence about his plans to break the hold of big money on American elections.
A New York shell fisherman is fighting back against retribution for speaking out against environmental violations.
Part 3: Chris Hedges interviewed Harvard professor and MayDay SuperPAC founder Lawrence Lessig about his plans to break the hold of big money on American elections.
From his unprecedented six-time use of the Espionage Act, to his administration's failure to uphold First Amendment rights for Wikileaks, to the suppression of information about TPP negotiations, Obama has been anything but transparent.
Oil obtained via fracking in the Bakken Shale may be more chemically explosive than the agency or industry previously admitted publicly.
“Please Donate Food Items Here, so Associates in Need Can Enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner,” reads a sign in the employee lounge of a Canton-area Walmart.
We must accept what our country has become and quit throwing our heads in the sand and hoping that things will get better.
There's more troubling news about student loans, the highest source of non-mortgage debt.