States fight Trump commissions' effort to gather voters' personal data

An effort to gather voters’ details to prevent alleged fraud has been met with a furious backlash, as states fear an attempt at mass voter suppression An attempt by Donald Trump’s newly convened commission on election integrity to gather detailed Read More

Justin Trudeau visits with indigenous group in Canada at protest camp

Activists aimed to engage in four days of ‘reoccupation’ to draw attention to the history of Canada’s indigenous people during country’s 150th birthday festivities Canada’s prime minister Justin Trudeau has met with aboriginal activists who set up a demonstration tipi Read More

Two teenagers charged in New South Wales counter-terrorism raids

The 18-year-olds face 17 charges each, including unlawfully selling firearms, and supplying pistols and prohibited drugs Two New South Wales teenagers face more than a dozen drug and firearm charges after a counter-terrorism operation by police in Sydney’s southwest. The Read More

The resistance now: putting the Senate health bill on life support

Resistance against the Republican effort to repeal and replace Obamacare may have reached a critical mass this week – but there’s more work to be done The Resistance Now on Facebook When we asked our readers how they were protesting Read More

Fantastic beasts and where to find them: Australian native wildlife – in pictures

The National Geographic Photo Ark is a travelling exhibition of photographer Joel Sartore’s quest to create a photo archive of biodiversity around the world. So far, Sartore has captured studio portraits of more than 6,000 species – a number that Read More