Jean Casella and James Ridgeway, Solitary Watch The U.S. Bureau of Prisons currently holds more than 12,400 individuals in 23-hour-a-day..
Orange County, California will pay more than $4 million to the family of an unarmed Marine shot dead by a sheriff’s deputy in 2012...
Capitalism stands in the way of climate change remedies Liberation Emissions of greenhouse gases rose to record levels in the first decade..
Jack Bouboushian, Courthouse News Service One of Chicago police Cmdr. Jon Burge’s torture victims spent 24 years in prison for an..
Berkeley Patients Group, widely regarded as a model community citizen, has become the latest target of the federal government’s war..
Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN), the Tea Party darling and failed presidential candidate currently under investigation for unethical campaign..
Conservative commentators were left in a frothing rage by a Memorial Day message tweeted by actress/filmmaker Lena Dunham. The 27-year-old..
M. George van der Meer, Center for a Stateless Society Memorial Day in the United States is a time for absentminded, almost spontaneous,..
Lobbyists for one of Wall Street’s biggest financial firms helped draft legislation exempting banks from new regulations and allowing..