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American journalism has lost its crusader instinct. Here’s how to get it back.

US journalism needs investigative reporting, and these are great places to start.

Bringing back a strong and healthy labor movement is everybody’s job—but to do it, we’ll have to change our corporate and political models as well.

Competitive athletics are far too important to leave to greedy businessmen and corporations.

A Nation investigation reveals how a group of hedge funders are about to get exactly what they paid for.

Oil fields in Bahrain

It’s not overproduction in shale fields, and it’s not global economic stagnation. It’s something far more threatening to Big Oil’s business model.

Prayer after a whale hunt

An ice-choked ocean, tens of thousands of whales, no proven technology in case of emergency and a mission for oil: what could possibly go wrong?

Gaza City

The first quarter-century of crisis over eastern Mediterranean natural gas has been nothing but prelude.

Tonto National Forest

A giant Anglo-Australian mining company is getting the rights to a huge copper reserve—and we don’t know what American taxpayers are getting in return.

Several former lobbyists and executives are working crucial staff positions in the new Congress.

Blogs

The Big Box retailer is offshoring more than jobs. 

June 22, 2015

Could shifts in Murdoch’s empire mean a kinder, gentler Fox News?

June 19, 2015

How the “Twin Ocean Railroad” pits people against profit.

June 19, 2015

Will the scandals roiling FIFA put a stop to the deadly construction projects?

June 15, 2015

From weak enforcement to a blank check for President Cruz, why Democrats are rebelling against trade promotion authority.

June 11, 2015

Walmart's sustainability record is anything but ethical.

June 5, 2015

Americans want to believe that sports are the last remaining venue for honest competition—but we’ve known otherwise for years.

May 29, 2015

Wells Fargo workers are protesting the bank’s predatory practices.

April 13, 2015

As its battle against the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan intensifies, Big Coal is getting a lot of help from friends in high places.

March 25, 2015

The debt crisis has little to do with poor budgeting and everything to do with crony capitalism.

March 4, 2015