News & Articles from 2015

How religious, political and ideological beliefs spark falsehoods, intolerance, violence, crime, and war

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25 Jan Supreme Court to hear US execution drug case
25 Jan American Sniper: anti-Muslim threats skyrocket in wake of film's release
24 Jan Yemen Chaos Throws a Wrench in US Drone War
24 Jan Scientists upload a worm's mind into a Lego robot
23 Jan Here Are All the Senators Who Do and Don't Believe in Human-Caused Climate Change
23 Jan Chemtrail-harping weather truther busted for threatening National Weather Service
22 Jan Obama Pushes 'The Right Thing' For Workers: Paid Leave, Minimum Wage, Pay Equity
22 Jan ICC to Probe Possible Israeli War Crimes Against Palestinians
21 Jan New police radars can 'see' inside homes
21 Jan Former Maine priest defrocked after abuse allegations upheld
20 Jan New Oxfam report says half of global wealth held by the 1%
20 Jan Eric Dejaeger, convicted Catholic priest, to be sentenced Monday in Iqaluit
19 Jan White Supremacy And Homegrown Terrorism Pose A Growing Threat In The US
19 Jan Obama's budget proposal will take aim at the wealthy
18 Jan Scientists react to warmest year: 2014 underscores 'undeniable fact' of human-caused climate change
18 Jan Eric Holder Curbing Federal Government's Role In Civil Asset Forfeiture
17 Jan 10 year-old author of best-selling Christian book admits he never 'came back from heaven'
17 Jan Must See TV: French show eviscerates 'credibility of Fox News clowns' for comparing Paris to Iraq
17 Jan Major Health Study: Long-Time Pot Smokers Face Little Damage to Their Lungs
16 Jan Study: Sea level rise accelerating more than once thought
16 Jan Polish priest sexually abused boys, sentenced to 7 years
15 Jan The Methane Monster Roars
15 Jan Chaplain Employed by For-Profit Prison Accused of Whitewashing Immigrant Detention Abuses
14 Jan Charlie Hebdo Cover Features Muhammad Holding 'Je Suis Charlie' Sign
14 Jan British prime minister: Fox News security analyst is clearly a complete idiot
13 Jan 50 Civilians Believed Killed in US Airstrike in Syria
13 Jan Pastor arrested for rape of 2 minors
12 Jan Boko Haram's 'deadliest massacre': 2,000 feared dead in Nigeria
12 Jan Episcopal bishop faces manslaughter charges
11 Jan America's over-policing bombshell: How new data proves "stop & frisk" critics were right all along
11 Jan 46 examples of Muslim outrage about Paris shooting that Fox News can't seem to find
10 Jan Obama to propose two free years of community college for students
10 Jan Russia Blamed, US Taxpayers on the Hook, as Fracking Boom Collapses
09 Jan Much of world's fossil fuel reserve must stay buried to prevent climate change, study says
09 Jan Prosecutor: Pastor repeatedly molested 2 children
08 Jan French police identify gunmen who stormed satirical newspaper, killing at least 12
08 Jan Cardinal Hayes priest, coach admits to sexually abusing children
07 Jan New data confirms 2014 was the hottest year on record
07 Jan Maryland Governor Ends Death Penalty Immediately
06 Jan Forget Congress, these US states raised the minimum wage on their own
06 Jan Over 150 cases of child abuse in the Scouts have now been reported — and it's only likely to get worse
05 Jan Energized Obama Aims To Start 2015 On His Own Terms
05 Jan Confessions of a former TSA officer
04 Jan Study: Bad Luck Causes Most Cancers [video]
04 Jan Salta priest arrested in Rome for child sexual abuse
03 Jan Mario Cuomo, 3-term New York governor, dies
03 Jan Science scores major victory in fight against antibiotic resistance
02 Jan Dollar has its best year since 2005
02 Jan Sexual assault by priest haunts victim
01 Jan Barbarians at the Gates: Authoritarianism and the Assault on Public Education
01 Jan Swedish youth pastor convicted of raping child