New Horizons discovers flowing ices on Pluto

NASA’s New Horizons mission has found evidence of exotic ices flowing across Pluto’s surface, at the left edge of its bright heart-shaped area. New close-up images from the spacecraft’s Long-Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) reveal signs of recent geologic activity, something…

8 years without justice for American military murders

On July 27, 2007, US Apache helicopters slaughtered Reuters journalist Namir Noor-Eldeen, driver Saeed Chmagh, and several other unarmed men in a public square in Eastern Baghdad. Wikileaks obtained and decrypted this previously unreleased video footage from a US Apache helicopters…

Sanders faults Republican “family values”

By Bernie Sanders When my Republican colleagues talk about “family values,” what they usually mean is opposition to a woman’s right to choose, opposition to contraception, opposition to gay rights, and support for abstinence-only education. Let me give a somewhat…

Sanders supporters organizing locally this week

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders

On Wednesday, July 29, at thousands of homes and halls across the country, supporters of Senator Bernie Sanders will begin to build the organization that will take this country back from the billionaire class. People attending the meetings will share…

Animal Welfare Institute praising Lesniak legislation

Senator Raymond J. Lesniak -- who sponsored Marriage Equality legislation at the state level -- will host a celebration Thursday at his shore house to mark the top court's ruling.

A national animal welfare group is rallying around legislation sponsored by a local senator, who is aiming to prevent state level bureaucrats from escaping a ban on certain animal traps. The New Jersey legislature banned the possession, use, manufacture, sale, importation, or…