Human Madness

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Pentagon Study Declares American Empire Is 'Collapsing'

<i>This article was produced in partnership with AlterNet and Insurge Intelligence. Learn more about</i> <i>Nafeez Ahmed and how to support his work.</i><p>An …

Geopolitics

Gaza on Verge of Collapse as Israel Sends 2.2M People 'Back to Middle Ages' in Electricity Crisis

Israeli-imposed restrictions have limited electricity in Gaza to barely four hours a day, creating a humanitarian catastrophe for its 2 million …

Gaza

Jeff Sessions Wants More Asset Forfeiture -- Especially in Drug Cases

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said on Monday that the Dept. of Justice will seek to increase the use of asset forfeiture by state and local police …

Injustice

The New York Times Can Be Such an Obscene Imperial Mouthpiece

The <i>New York Times</i>’ Tim Arango took what could have been an interesting topic for war journalism—Iran’s increased role in Iraq—and morphed it into a …

Middle East

Outrageous Massachusetts Drug Bill Would Send You to Prison and Steal Your Car—No Drugs Needed

With the support of state law enforcement, a Massachusetts Democratic state representative has filed a drug war bill that would send violators to …

Child Abuse

Steve Bannon Is Back—and Trying to Privatize an Entire War

So according to Donald Trump Jr.’s own emails it looks like he, Jared Kushner and Paul Manafort knowingly met with a woman said to be representing …

Steve Bannon

Darling: White House Office of American Innovation Outsourced to German Company

President Donald Trump has created an “Office of American Innovation” and an “American Technology Council” to promote an America First economic …

Innovation

‘Presidential diaper might need changing’: Internet hilariously mocks ‘old man’ Trump’s latest Twitterstorm

President Donald Trump allegedly spent most of the late week begging his staff to agree with his Twitter attack on MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski. Saturday …

Donald Trump

Trump Twitter-attacks ‘#FraudNewsCNN’ with bizarre wrestling video

President Trump renewed his jihad with CNN on Sunday morning with a bizarre clip of him pummeling a referee at a wrestling match with a CNN logo …

Donald Trump

Far-Right Militia Groups May Serve as Security at GOP Events in This Oregon County

Far-right militia groups may soon provide legitimate private security services at events in the Oregon county that is home to Portland.<p>According to …

Republican Party

'Conduct that Shocks the Conscience': South Dakota Forcibly Catheterizes a Toddler in the Name of the War on Drugs

The state of South Dakota is practicing a form of drug war excess tantamount to torture or sexual assault, according to a pair of federal lawsuits …

South Dakota

NASA forced to deny theory it is running a child slave colony on Mars​ after Alex Jones guest alleges it

Conservative radio host Alex Jones on Jan. 19, 2015 [YouTube]<p>Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story!<p>InfoWars is no stranger to controversy, as its …

Alex Jones

Fundamentalism, racism, fear and propaganda: An insider explains why rural, Christian white America will never change

As the aftermath of the election of Donald Trump is still being sorted out, a common theme keeps cropping up from all sides: “Democrats failed to …

Racism

A New Low for the NRA

Take a look at the ad below and ask whether the National Rifle Association can go any lower. Ponder this flagrant call for violence, this insidious …

Racism

Jeff Sessions Is Misleading Congress to Advance His Inhumane War on Medical Marijuana

The attorney general conflates therapeutic cannabis with the opioid epidemic and attempts to tie it to a potential long-term uptick in violent crime.

Publishing

As Temperatures Climb to 120 Degrees, Border Patrol Agents Raid Humanitarian Aid Camps on Arizona Border

Click here for reuse options! Four migrants receiving medical care north of the Mexican border were arrested Thursday.Thirty armed Border Patrol …

Immigration

GOP's Planned Attack on Our Health Care System Overwhelmingly Targets Blue States

Click here for reuse options! Republicans know they are targeting blue America.If Americans think their country is divided now, they better hope the …

ObamaCare

A Psychiatrist Uses the Army's Field Manual to Show How Trump Is Mentally Unfit to Be President

His Twitter feed alone may tell us all we need to know.President Donald Trump’s mental fitness for the office of the presidency has been regularly …

Donald Trump

Groveling Before the Mad King: Donald Trump's Cabinet of Sycophants

Our president's cultlike craving for constant worship and validation has become the new normal. How do we escape?On Monday, June 12, the 143rd day of …

Donald Trump

Geologist believes Grand Canyon was caused by Noah’s flood — so he’s suing the Park Service to prove it

According to an article by the Daily Beast, an Australian geologist who identifies as a “young-earth creationist” is suing the National Parks Service …

Woman Admits She Led 30 Members of a North Carolina Church In Beating a Gay Man to 'Expel His Demons'

The woman called the victim "unclean and sinful."North Carolina woman admitted in court in Friday that she led approximately 30 parishioners from her …

Crime

Years of Progress Going Down the Drain with Trump's Neanderthal Approach to Crime and Immigration

Back in early 2015 it looked as though America might be on the verge of a rare moment in recent times, when leaders of both parties might come …

Immigration

Rick Santorum stuns CNN panel while mansplaining renewable energy: The Sun is not ‘reliable’ or ‘consistent’

Former Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum insisted to a CNN panel on Thursday that renewable energy was not “reliable” enough to replace …

New Texas Anti-Abortion Law Could Jail Anyone Who Drives a Woman to a Clinic

Cruelty is the key weapon in the anti-choice movement’s war on women. The latest evidence comes in the form of Texas Senate Bill 8, legislation …

Rights & Freedoms

Israel’s Apocalyptic Temple Movement Sets the Stage for a Summer of Holy War

Hours before the sun rose on Monday morning, the former governor of Arkansas, presidential candidate and proud father of President Donald Trump’s …

Israel

Two People Stabbed to Death in Portland While Standing Up to White Supremacist's Hate Speech

As commuters in Portland, Oregon headed home in Friday afternoon’s sweltering heat on a public transit MAX train, a man screamed violent hate speech …

Crime

Top Education Department official resigns — and cites DeVos diverting ‘critical’ resources to charter schools

A top official at the U.S. Department of Education resigned this week over several disputes with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos.<p><i>BuzzFeed</i> reports …

10 Incredibly Fake Facts Trump Supporters Think Are True

Americans, divided and polarized as they are, live in two distinct worlds. In one world, the earth is not flat, climate change is real and Bill and …

Study finds link between brain damage and religious fundamentalism

Study finds link between brain damage and religious fundamentalism<p>12 May 2017 at 11:02 ET<p>A new study published in the journal <i>Neuropsychologia</i> has …