Obama to skip Senate on UN climate deal

US President Barack Obama is working to create a new international climate change accord that would get other nations to reduce their carbon emissions, but in a way that would not require the deal to be ratified by the Senate.

Eye-opening facts about US Police militarization

The “war on terror” has come home inside the United States and it is wreaking havoc on innocent American lives.

Lawyer: Assange staying in embassy until given US extradition guarantee

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not leave the Ecuador Embassy in London until he is given guarantees that he will not be extradited to the United States, Assange’s lawyer Jennifer Robinson said on Tuesday.

'Whose schools? Our schools': Chicago students rise up

Chicago Students Union organizes press conference and march to demand a democratic Board of Education and an end to school closures.