2016-12-02T19:20:23+00:00Follow along as Truthdig provides live updates from the demonstrations taking place at and near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota.
2016-12-02T18:37:49+00:00By Juan Cole / Informed Comment The majority of “news” items reported on Fox apparently can’t stand up to dispassionate inquiry.
2016-12-02T16:41:29+00:00By Nika Knight / Common Dreams “It’s fun to shoot some people. I’ll be right upfront with you, I like brawling,” Mattis said, speaking about the American invasion of Afghanistan.
2016-12-02T16:11:46+00:00The priest and author of the new book, “The Nicene Heresy: Christendom and War, Reverence and Critique,” tells Truthdig’s Editor in Chief about his career working for peace in Central America and his conflicted relationship with his church.
2016-12-02T14:37:57+00:00By Carlos Lozada Lt. Gen. Michael T. Flynn, who is set to become Trump’s national security adviser, writes in his new book, “[Religious war] created our world. The world badly needs an Islamic Reformation, and we should not be surprised if violence is involved. It’s normal.”
2016-12-02T14:12:19+00:00By Tom Engelhardt / TomDispatch Forget Vladimir Putin and his rickety petro-state. The most dangerous nation on the planet now may be ours: belligerent, irrational, heavily armed and in possession of staggering powers to intervene, interfere, and repress.
2016-12-02T06:00:04+00:00By Neal Gabler / Moyers & Co. Look in the mirror, America.
2016-12-01T23:07:14+00:00By Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan The Vermont senator has spent his life fighting for progressive causes. As the world braces for a Trump presidency, Sanders shows no signs of slowing down.