- Pete Seeger And The Left: From McCarthyism To Occupy
January 28 2014 12:11 PM
The musician, who died Tuesday, was an icon of the progressive movement. Here's a history of his involvement with the cause.
- Look Out Baidu - Is Google Back In China?
January 28 2014 12:00 PM
Over the weekend, Google's Chinese url was temporarily made accessible, and it still remains accessible on mobile devices.
- Philly Mob Boss Joseph 'Uncle Joe' Ligambi To Be Freed
January 28 2014 11:29 AM
Joseph "Uncle Joe" Ligambi, 74, spent 2½ years in a federal jail without being convicted.
- What To Look For In President Obama's State Of The Union
January 28 2014 6:33 AM
The president knows sweeping legislation will likely fail. But he signaled he's ready to use executive orders to get things done.
- Florida To Put Medical Marijuana On November Ballot
January 27 2014 5:24 PM
The Florida state Supreme Court is sending a constitutional amendment for medical marijuana to the ballot box in November.
- Nebraska Has Highest Rate of Black Homicide Victims
January 27 2014 9:52 AM
Nebraska has nation's highest rate of black homicide victimization, according VPC.
- US Rep. Radel To Resign After Cocaine Conviction
January 27 2014 9:41 AM
The first-term Florida Republican, who was convicted of cocaine possession, will resign his post on Monday.
- Avonte's Law Could Keep Autistic Kids Safer
January 26 2014 8:00 PM
The bill is named after Avonte Oquendo, 14, who ran away in October and was recently found dead.
- Snowden's Latest Bombshell
January 26 2014 1:17 PM
The former NSA contractor on German TV made startling new claims about the scope of NSA spying.
- What You Need To Know About the Ohio Execution Of Dennis McGuire
January 25 2014 2:49 PM
The family of a recently executed Ohio man filed a lawsuit on Friday against the state for what they say was a “cruel and unusual punishment” that should not be allowed to continue.
- Reinventing Against Me!: Why The Band's New 'Trasngender Dyphoria Blues' Is Their Most Politically Radical - And Important - Album Ever
January 25 2014 10:52 AM
In exploring Laura Jane Grace’s struggle with gender dysphoria, Against Me! has created their most radical album, and their best in at least a decade.
- Judge Orders Marlise Munoz Be Taken Off Life Support
January 24 2014 7:35 PM
Previously forced to stay on life support because of a Texas law prohibiting the withdrawal of treatment from a pregnant patient.
- Donations To Huckabee Pour In After ‘Libido’ Comment
January 24 2014 2:22 PM
Following his much-mocked comments about women’s libidos, former Gov. Mike Huckabee made a plea for donations to his political action committee, Huck PAC. It worked.
- Here's Why Republicans Aren't Making Progress With Women Voters
January 24 2014 2:02 PM
Let's just say some Republican candidates would benefit from a course in basic anatomy or human sexuality.
- This GOP Candidate Is Really Pro-Gun
January 24 2014 12:44 PM
Lee Bright branded himself the pro-gun candidate in South Carolina's Senate race, and plans to show it in a bold way.
- Was Menendez Linked To Fugitive Ecuadorian Bankers?
January 23 2014 10:28 PM
A federal probe alleges N.J. Sen. Robert Menendez exchanged support for campaign funds. His office denies knowledge of the investigation.
- This Week In IBTimes Magazine
January 23 2014 6:50 PM
Explore the destruction of Syria, the rise of bitcoin, credit card hackers and Super Bowl admen in the magazine.
- A Yuppie Emigration? China's Rich And Educated Head Overseas
January 23 2014 3:57 PM
Chinese emigrations have happened in the past. But the anatomy of a Chinese immigrant has changed in recent years.
- Lobbyist Spending In D.C. Falls In 2013
January 23 2014 3:51 PM
Lobbyists are spending less these days, at least if trends from 2013 continue.
- This Republican Congressman Said What About A Wife's Role?
January 23 2014 3:29 PM
Rep. Steve Pearce, R-N.M., discusses in a memoir the wife's voluntary submission role, and husbands on a power trip.